Parker Dam State Park


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Parker Dam State Park


Location:Off PA 153 in the central portion of the state.
Facilities:110 class A campsites (80 with electricity), 16 rustic cabins, 3 group tent/trailer camps, showers, flush toilets, picnic areas, picnic pavilions, snack bar, hiking trails, backpacking trailhead, cross-country ski trails, snowmobile trailhead and trails, swimming beach, boat rentals, boat launch, amphitheater, playfield, playground.
Activities:Camping, boating (electric motors only), fishing, swimming, hiking, bicycling, hunting, cross-country skiing, ice fishing, ice skating, snowmobiling, sledding, tobogganing, nature programs.
Special Features:Located in the heart of Moshannon State Forest, the park is almost entirely wooded and offers picturesque areas of forest and swamp meadows, pine plantations, and mixed hardwood. For explorers, park offers the opportunity to walk through a tornado-ravaged woods or backpack into the 50,000-acre Quehanna Wilderness.
Address:28 Fairview Rd
Penfield, PA 15849

Phone:814-765-0630
Web: www.dcnr.state.pa.us/stateparks/parks/parkerdam.aspx
Size: 968 acres.

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Department of Conservation and Natural Resources officials have announced the appointment of new managers at Hills Creek State Park Complex, Tioga County, and Parker Dam State Park, Clearfield County.