Pisgah State Park

Pisgah State Park


Location:Off Routes 10, 119, and 63 in Winchester, Chesterfield, and Hinsdale.
Facilities:Visitor center (limited schedule), trails.
Activities:Boating (with restrictions), fishing, hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, snowmobiling, ATV riding.
Special Features:Park is New Hampshire's largest state park, with 21 square miles of rough, forested terrain that encompasses an entire watershed as well as ponds, highland ridges, and numerous wetlands.
Address:PO Box 242
Winchester, NH 03470

Phone:603-239-8153
Web: www.nhstateparks.org/ParksPages/Pisgah/Pisgah.htmll
Size: 13,361 acres.

See other parks in New Hampshire.
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Oliver today announced that nearly 17 tons of debris have been removed from illegal dumpsites in Mount Pisgah State Park, Bradford County, as part of the state's Forest Lands Beautification Program.
Mount Pisgah State Park is in the scenic Endless Mountains region of Pennsylvania's Northern Tier and is home to the 75-acre Stephen Foster Lake, named after the famous composer and one-time local resident," Secretary Oliver said.
Oliver today issued a call for volunteers to help clean up illegal dumpsites in Mount Pisgah State Park in Bradford County as part of the Forest Lands Beautification Program.
From Route 6 in East Troy, turn north on Leona Road and then east on State Park Road (SR 4015) to Mount Pisgah State Park and follow the signs to the Nature Center.
Secretary Hess presented the checks during a tour of the Bentley Creek stream restoration project and the work at Stephen Foster Lake at Mount Pisgah State Park.
At those sites, he toured completed and proposed agricultural Best Management Practices to reduce runoff and help rid Stephen Foster Lake at Mount Pisgah State Park of algal blooms that have begun to limit recreational use of the lake.
Oliver today announced that nearly 12 tons of trash recently were removed from three illegal dumpsites in Mount Pisgah State Park, Bradford County, as part of Pennsylvania's Forest Lands Beautification Program.
The illegal dumpsites in Mount Pisgah State Park posed a threat to Stephen Foster Lake and to small streams," Secretary Oliver said.