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The Wildlife Center at Sinnemahoning State Park

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Beautiful Vistor/Nature Center

This is a great place to get your bearings straight for the region. The staff is super informative... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2017
bcrannell
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Lovely center with lots of info.

Very informative staff. Quite a ride to the far end of the park. Stop at the dam first, then go... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2017
linbill2015
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North Canton, Ohio
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26 Aug 2017
“Beautiful Vistor/Nature Center”
7 Jun 2017
“Lovely center with lots of info.”
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4843 Park Rd, Austin, PA 16720-4223
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Reviewed 26 August 2017

This is a great place to get your bearings straight for the region. The staff is super informative and knowledgeable about the area. One of the coolest things is the topographic map at the center of the main foyer. Make sure you visit!

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank bcrannell
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Very informative staff. Quite a ride to the far end of the park. Stop at the dam first, then go to the center. You will understand more. They are in the process of dredging the lake, so not much water to see.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank linbill2015
Reviewed 17 February 2017

It seems that many are reviewing the entire park instead of the visitor center..I will try to expand on that.mthe visitor center is modern and very nice. It has a gift shop, a penny press, a map with buttons that lights up were you are...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank theoljohnnyboy
Reviewed 13 February 2017

On a trip to Benezette Pa. to check out the elk herd we decided to make a side trip to the Sinnemahoning State Park Wildlife Center. We were very pleased when we arrived, this is a beautiful building in a very nice location. When we...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Marc G
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Beautiful Sinnemahoning State Park is how you describe the park in the fall. Although we did not see any elk, probably because elk hunting was in season, the park is beautiful to walk thru and enjoy. Leaves were past their peak but they were still...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Bluebirdsinging
Reviewed 20 October 2016

what a peaceful place to come and enjoy wildlife and nature. Just to be around a clean environment and enjoy what God has given us was a blessing.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank gimitigger
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

My brother camped here. What a wonderful place to stay. Very hands on and well organized. Sara was wonderful but this Kim has a little bit of an attitude, but all in all a nice visit.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank 204kent
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Nice place to stop and see some interactive exhibits, preserved specimens, and model habitats of plant and animals found in the park.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Fmuto
Reviewed 28 September 2015

We started out exploring the George B Stephenson Dam at the head of the lake. MASSIVE abutments and dam spillways! You can walk over the top of the dam itself and look down over the lake. The control tower is massive! The lake is beautiful...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Jan P
Reviewed 3 July 2015

This is a gorgeous little park, particularly if you love being outdoors in the Pennsylvania wilds. The Wildlife Center is the park office, but there is so much to do in the park, not to mention the adjacent Elk State Forest. We stayed in the...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank mhjh2014
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