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Presque Isle State Park

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Address: 1 Peninsula Drive, Erie, PA 16505
Phone Number: +1 814-833-7424
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Fun relaxing place

Enjoyed biking & beaches! Definitely a nice place to visit for rest & relaxation or casual exercise. Beautiful scenery.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed biking & beaches! Definitely a nice place to visit for rest & relaxation or casual exercise. Beautiful scenery.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful park. The roads and trails are fantastic. This was a very memorable visit! We arrived before sunset and enjoyed the breathtaking scenery as the sun set. Not to miss!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place for walking, jogging, biking and taking in the view of the lake, bay and isle. Year round fun, but winter is COLD.

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Thank Sam C
Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Presque Isle State Park is historic and a beautiful place to visit. When I lived in Erie, we would go there for a day of fun with the family. There are beaches, picnic shelters, water vehicle rentals, etc.

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Thank speed2015
Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great walking, hiking & scenery! Sets the mood for the area. Afterwards, we enjoyed a stop for soup at Cocos which we learned was soon to be closing!

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Thank CincyGal1969
Connellsville, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Presque Isle is one of the greatest wonders of Pennsylvania. The park is very well kept and a great place to take the whole family. If you didn't know better you would think you were at the ocean when at one of the many beaches. It makes me proud of our state to have such a wonderful place to go.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We walked the beach in blustery cold conditions but it was gorgeous. White caps on the water made it look like he ocean. Lighthouse was closed but we walked near it....quaint and lovely building.

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Thank Snar33
long island, new york
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this park 2 times during my stay in the area. The bay and the beach area is very breathtaking. My only wish being that we were out of town was to rent bikes in the park. Rentals I believe are closed in the fall time.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love to take a ride around the peninsula at different times throughout the year. The changing scenery always makes for a pleasant, relaxing ride.

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Thank LisaMarie615
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love Presque Isle. You can rent bicycles which is my favorite part of the park. They have many different types of bikes and roller blades there. There are many beaches which makes the park less crowded in the summer. Its also very close to a few great restaurants and also Waldameer. Its a great place to spend a day.

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