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Kings Gap Environmental Education and Training Center

500 Kings Gap Rd, Carlisle, PA 17015-9306
+1 717-486-5031
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The View!

Great place to visit and learn. Even if there is not a "class" you can still see and learn. Great... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
BES09
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Carlisle, Pennsylvania
Great place to explore nature

Had never been until recently. It is a beautiful place completely focused on nature and not leaving... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2017
margusVM
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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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  • Average6%
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“day hike” (3 reviews)
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500 Kings Gap Rd, Carlisle, PA 17015-9306
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+1 717-486-5031
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to visit and learn. Even if there is not a "class" you can still see and learn. Great views of the Cumberland Valley!

Thank BES09
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Had never been until recently. It is a beautiful place completely focused on nature and not leaving "no trace behind". They have several hiking paths. We went with a bunch of young children and they organized a set of educational activities that were very welcomed...More

Thank margusVM
Reviewed 9 May 2017

I held my wedding at this venue. The location was lovely, but there were so many opportunities for improvement. When I toured the venue in the winter I was given a price list. When spring rolled around I had to fight to keep the prices...More

Thank zazoom783
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Many levels of hikes for all ages. Nice area. We've never been when the mansion is open but imagine it ti be beautiful .

Thank sd509
Reviewed 10 April 2017

It is on top of a mountain on a long drive a few miles long. If possible go during a open house and visit all the upstairs rooms. Also at before Christmas it is decorated and can really get you into the holiday mode!

Thank Tony D
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Love Kings Gap - beautiful, peaceful place with free Summer concerts, gardens, hikes, educational center, etc

Thank P W
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

I am so fortunate to live just a few miles from Kings Gap. My Grandson & I went for a short visit on one of the most beautiful autumn days we've had in years. The view is always stunning and the foliage this year was...More

Thank Marcia L
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Paths are nice, well maintained. Just have to spray for ticks before you head out. Variety of trails to chose from.

Thank pmchevy
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I took kids to Kings Gap Environmental Ed. Center for a second grade school field trip last fall. What a terrific place! We took three classes on each of two visits, and the programs were phenomenal. All the kids were engaged and the staff was...More

Thank janet g
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Enlighting and relaxing day. We visited the main buildings with exceptional views of the Valley. The atmosphere is relaxing and the vegitation very beautiful. Good for a stop to take in the view and for hikes.

Thank nancydto
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