Ohiopyle State Park


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Ohiopyle State Park


Location:Off PA 381, in the southwestern corner of the state.
Facilities:226 class A campsites, camping cottages, group tent camp, showers, flush toilets, picnic areas, picnic pavilions, snack bar, backpacking trailhead, hiking trails (79 miles), bike trails (40 miles), bridle trails (9 miles), snowmobile trailhead and trails (13 miles), cross-country ski trails (34 miles), sledding hill, waterslides, bicycle rentals, boat rentals, boat launch, amphitheater, playfield, playgrounds, scenic overlooks.
Activities:Camping, hunting, whitewater boating (rafting, canoeing, and kayaking), fishing, hiking, bicycling, mountain biking, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, sledding, tobogganing, nature programs.
Special Features:More than 14 miles of the Youghiogheny River Gorge pass through the heart of the park. The "Yough" offers some of the best whitewater boating in the East as well as spectacular scenery. Park also has several waterfalls, and natural waterslides.
Address:PO Box 105
Ohiopyle, PA 15470

Phone:724-329-8591
Web: www.dcnr.state.pa.us/stateparks/parks/ohiopyle.aspx
Size: 19,052 acres.

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It will create a safer and better connection between the Borough of Ohiopyle and Ohiopyle State Park with improved parking, sidewalks, crosswalks, and traffic-calming measures.
Dunn noted close cooperation with PennDOT has been engrained in past improvements at Ohiopyle State Park, such as the June 2015 dedication of its Laurel Highlands Falls Area Visitor Center.