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Interesting place to visit

On our way home from vacation we stopped by this place. It was really neat to see were the ground... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2018
Rachel S
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Harrodsburg, Kentucky
The place to be on Feb 2nd

It was a lovely park to walk around. There were metal sculptures around the walking path that were... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Night_Owl1026
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Woodbury, New Jersey
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This is the place to go to visit Phil and find out whether he sees his shadow come February 2nd.
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1548 Woodland Avenue Ext, Punxsutawney, PA 15767-2830
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Reviewed 25 October 2018

On our way home from vacation we stopped by this place. It was really neat to see were the ground hog comes out on ground hog day. Really neat to see

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 15 October 2018

It was a lovely park to walk around. There were metal sculptures around the walking path that were hand made by the locals and information signs. Cool to be on the stage and see the area where everything happens on Feb 2nd, however even thought...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Night_Owl1026
Reviewed 2 October 2018

It's fun to see where the event happens every year with Phil, to see if he presents a shadow or not!!!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Jeannette R
Reviewed 30 September 2018

I've wanted to go here for Ground Hog Day since I was a small child. With my own children in middle and high school I knew time was running out so we went this year - it did not disappoint! Something I think everyone should...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Jamie D
Reviewed 27 September 2018

We were traveling through PA and decided to go to Gobblers Knob since we were so close. (We thought it would be cool to say we'd been there) It's not what we expected, not like the movie at all, but it was a good side...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Ever since the film came out I have been wanting to visit gobblers knob. Nothing like the film, I guess I should have read about it before visiting. Still great to see where they do the groundhog festivities though. Took some great pictures. I will...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Stoped here on our east coast road trip one of the places you must visit and see were the gopher comes out of his hole.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank nathans1234
Reviewed 2 September 2018

I did not visit Gobbler's Knob on Groundhog's Day; I visited in August. We were passing through the area and made a quick side trip to see Phil the Groundhog's stage. Phil is usually not at Gobbler's Knob because they keep him in town behind...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ray P
Reviewed 28 August 2018

If you can get out of bed or maybe just not go to bed and be in the cold for a long time you will have a blast waiting for Punxsutawney Phil to show up. The entertainment to lead up to the main event is...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank denisebY8462IM
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

It was a neat place to visit while passing through. Not sure it is worth a single trip unless you don’t have to travel far. Also, I don’t think I would want to go in the cold weather with the crowd on Groundhog’s day.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Mari Q
12 January 2019|
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Response from denisebY8462IM | Reviewed this property |
No traffic is permitted to the knob once the buses start. Yes you catch a bus back and if you are in shape the walk may not be a problem. It is up snd down grades and when you are cold a miserable walk for me at least. The... More
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Holly W
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Response from ukmattyc | Reviewed this property |
Is get there as early as you can.
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Michele S
4 February 2018|
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Response from leob276 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the Comfort Inn in Clearfield about a 30-40 min ride to Punxsutawmey. Nice Hotel, indoor pool, lots of restaurants close.
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