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Address: State Highway 174 & Front St, Boiling Springs, PA

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Beautiful scenery in a quaint village

This lake is a beautiful place and very serene. It has a large population of geese and ducks. It is also known for good trout fishing. And for hikers it is conveniently located... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 October 2016
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Mount Holly Springs, Pennsylvania
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Mount Holly Springs, Pennsylvania
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58 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This lake is a beautiful place and very serene. It has a large population of geese and ducks. It is also known for good trout fishing. And for hikers it is conveniently located off the Appalachian Trail.

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Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Quaint town and area. The stock the pond with fish for fishing. They have a boat ramp for small fishing boats. Plenty of ducks and geese too. Nice walking bath that goes the length of the pond. Dog friendly. My only complaint is the construction that always seems to be going on in some area. Right now they have the... More 

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Boiling Springs, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Great place to take the kids for a nice walk around the lake. Very peaceful and relaxing. Must take in the bubble at the head of the lake behind the Boiling Springs Tavern.

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Clearwater, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

We have never seen as many ducks and swans as there was at this lake. According to the locals the area was having a sinkhole problem and the lake was being refilled as we walked by it. It was suppose to be a short term problem. The lake we saw was about 2 feet deep. It was still beautiful as... More 

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

In this small little town, the Children's lake is a must place to spend a quiet evening. You can stroll around the lake, sit and feed the waterfowl. Also take time to explore the creeks nearby. In the spring, it's a wonderful place to see all the new baby waterfowl. Also a great location for family pictures to be taken.

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1 Thank StringsMama
Boiling Springs, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

I take my mother here just about every Sunday. It's a wonderful place to walk, sit, relax and just gaze. It's a part of the Appalachian trail as well.

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York, PA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

The water to this lake is crystal clear. You can fish, boat, or simply walk around the lake which is what we did. We enjoyed walking around and seeing the ducks and geese. Front street which is right by the lake is so nice to stroll down too. Want to know the history of this place? Stop at the Victorian... More 

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2 Thank dextersadventures
Boiling Springs, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Beautiful setting in the small village of Boiling Springs. Usually uncrowded for an easy stroll, feeding the ducks, or just to sit and enjoy the view. Nice place for little ones.

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Coatesville, Pennsylvania
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57 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2015

Quaint lake in the middle of an historic district plus part of the Appalachian Trail--the easy part; lots of birds, lots of clean benches, beautiful in the fall. 10 natural springs make upo the crystal clear lake.

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Coatesville, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2015

Lovely easy walk arounf this gorgeous lake; it is made up of 10 springs so it is crystal clear; lots of birds; beautiful in the fall

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