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Address: 230 Creek Rd, New Britain, PA 18901-5531
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Peaceful setting for running and relaxing. Boat rentals available as well as picnic areas. Well worth a visit.

Reviewed 24 October 2014
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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 24 October 2014

Peaceful setting for running and relaxing. Boat rentals available as well as picnic areas. Well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 6 September 2014 via mobile

We love picnicking by the lake, kayaking, and sailing on beautiful Lake Galena. A wonderful, tranquil place.

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Thank Gregory B
Harleysville, Pennsylvania
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372 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2014

We recently discovered this little gem and have been there 3 times in the past couple of weeks. This is a beautiful park that surrounds Lake Galena. They have a bike loop that goes around the entire lake and I think its about 6 to 10 miles, but aside from that there is much more to do. The paths are... More 

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2 Thank Thelrose
Princeton, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2014

This park surrounds wonderful Galena Lake in Bucks County. The Nature Center is on the eastern shore and a must see area for wildlife and bird lovers. Fabulous trails for hiking or biking or just a casual stroll. Wonderful birds along the lake, from Green and Blue Herons to Egrets, Osprey and even Eagles. The nature center building has nice... More 

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Thank Judith K
Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania
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44 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2014

Peace Valley Park is one of my favorite places! I have been visiting the park since I was a little girl. It's a great place to take photos and explore. I especially love the bird blind located near the nature center on Chapman Rd.

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Thank Courtney Y
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62 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2014

I like going maybe once a year but sometimes not appealing. I think it could be nicer with less Geese droppings and overflowing trash bins. Now maybe I go a the wrong times but I think Tyler park is much nicer and more scenic. I will make the longer drive to go there for a walk.

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1 Thank Ippit
Philadelphia
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16 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2014

Picnics in the park can be a lot of fun, whether you stay on the boat rental side or Saylor's lake on the other side of the Lake. Pleasant walks thru the park, 6 miles around the lake. Lots of wildlife. Birds galore.

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1 Thank Lizzie039
Doylestown
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73 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2014

Peace Valley is a beautiful public park in the heart of Bucks County, but it is in desperate need of renovations to its walking/bicycle path. The paths are in disrepair, but more importantly, need to be widened to provide walkers a safe path free from speeding bicycles. There's plenty of room for two separate paths. This would make a dramatic... More 

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Abington, Pennsylvania
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56 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Have been coming here for many years. Always enjoyable. Have biked, hiked, boated, partied, picniced, and cooked out here. It's always great. Small downside is the bathrooms are closed from around October to March (not sure of dates), so plan accordingly. On the up side, Peace Valley Winery is right around the corner. We have stopped there to sample and... More 

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1 Thank JMH702
New Britain, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2014

This is a special gem and worth a visit on a nice day....and if you travel to the opposite side of the lake, follow the road, you will find the sweetest Lavendar Farm...Peace Valley Lavendar Farm... Mid June to Mid July is bloom season...they are open Thurs-Sun and have a really nice gift shop.....

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