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Prince Gallitzin State Park

966 Marina Rd, Patton, PA 16668-6317
+1 814-674-1000
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Pontoon boating, cool swimming & fabulous views

Several beaches with life guards in season. Picnic areas, level fields for games/frisbee, good... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
dan l
lancaster pa
Crooked Run Campground

This is a very nice Campground. We used to Camp there back in the 80s, now I see they have added... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2017
Nancy W
Monroeville, Pennsylvania
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A 6,249-acre park surrounds beautiful Glendale Lake, in the heart of the Allegheny region.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“fire pit” (3 reviews)
“speed limit” (2 reviews)
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966 Marina Rd, Patton, PA 16668-6317
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

Several beaches with life guards in season. Picnic areas, level fields for games/frisbee, good parking a short walk to the lake, Headache Hill view of the lake with a built in breeze from atop the water tower, boat ramps, fishing, fresh air and some walking...More

Thank dan l
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

This is a very nice Campground. We used to Camp there back in the 80s, now I see they have added more electric and full hookup sites. We had site 371 Cherry. Behind us was the host and two other. Sites. In front of us...More

Thank Nancy W
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

I have been attending a family reunion for over fourth years in this area. As kids we frequented the lake during the hot month of August often! There are cool things to for all! Swim, boat, kayak, hiking, cook out etc.. there are cabin rentals...More

Thank randy s
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

I come out here routinely to enjoy all the various things the park has to offer. The hiking is excellent, as well as all the places you can go biking. Several scenic places along the trails to stop for photos. Fishing can be hit or...More

Thank an0therguest
Reviewed 8 August 2017

If you want a laid back place to fish, camp canoe, kayak or swim, this is the place to go. It is a family friendly state park nestled in the northern part of Cambria County in PA. It is a wonderful place just to get...More

Thank Kooolmomma
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Prince Gallitzin State Park's Crooked Run Camp Ground is really the best in the area. We have been camping for almost 15 years. We have tried many other places for a "new experience" but always end up returning to PGSP, as locals we refer to...More

Thank LynnieN25
Reviewed 27 May 2017

SOOOOO many campsites, but they are not on top of each other; plenty of shade and privacy; plenty of wood available. They also sell and deliver 1/2 ($15) and full loads ($30) of split wood. We had about a 200ft walk to the bathhouse, which...More

Thank leetl319
Reviewed 14 April 2017

we rented a cabin for a couple of nights and hiked by the lake and enjoyed the beauty of this park. I am impressed with the PA state park system. the modern cabins are a great value, clean and nice. Only about 50$ a night....More

Thank Umbaraka
Reviewed 17 March 2017

This state park is about 30 minutes from where we live. It is a great local park. The area is very clean. There are camping areas - nice with showers and restrooms. I have never camped overnight there but have visited friends for "day camping"....More

Thank Pamomanddad
Reviewed 27 January 2017

They have a lot of spots that are mostly wooded. The lake and beach area are really nice. My only complaint would be with so many spots, it can seem crowded.

Thank Electraglide2005
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Ethan B
21 June 2017|
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Response from Electraglide2005 | Reviewed this property |
If you look in the dumpster at the end of the weekend, you'll see bags of beer cans. I have heard of people getting in trouble but if you put it in something like an insulated coffee mug you should be fine.
Adalee L
23 September 2016|
Response from GottaLuvCruising | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it as each of the boats look like they have been around for a while.
JerryLynn M
19 September 2016|
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Response from Gary C | Reviewed this property |
I'm not a fisherman, so don't have the experience to answer accurately, sorry!