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Prince Gallitzin State Park

966 Marina Rd, Patton, PA 16668-6317
+1 814-674-1000
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I come out here routinely to enjoy all the various things the park has to offer. The hiking is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
via mobile
A gem of a park

If you want a laid back place to fish, camp canoe, kayak or swim, this is the place to go. It is a... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Patton, Pennsylvania
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A 6,249-acre park surrounds beautiful Glendale Lake, in the heart of the Allegheny region.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“camp store” (5 reviews)
“fire pit” (3 reviews)
“camping area” (3 reviews)
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966 Marina Rd, Patton, PA 16668-6317
+1 814-674-1000
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 26 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
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Our first camping stop on a 3 weeks journey through the USA. Prince Gillitzin State Park is beautiful clean park with huge site. we stayed in Crooked Run Campground, site 067. It's got a nice asphalt platform and fire pit near the back of the...More

Thank CoachAdventures
Reviewed 25 November 2016

fishing, swimming, hunting, this area has it all. if you love little towns you must come up and spend a week of relacation here.

Thank gigboxmusic
Reviewed 5 November 2016

We visited this area last week when visiting a friend's cabin and I have to say this area is beautiful! The trees were so colorful for the fall season and Glendale lake is so pretty! We took our son fishing here for a few hours....More

Thank Chelsie H
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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!