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Street Address: 927 Colton Road Wellsboro, PA 16901
Mailing Address: c/o Leonard Harrison State Park 4797 Route 660 Wellsboro, PA 16901-8970
Park Manager: Ben Stone
Contact Info: 570-724-3061
leonardharrisonsp@pa.gov
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Park Alerts ( 3 Alerts )

  • *** The Turkey Path and Overlook trails at Leonard Harrison State Park and Colton Point State Park will be closed during the winter months from the Wednesday before Thanksgiving to the second Friday in April.***

  • General Firewood Quarantine: Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture has enacted a quarantine order for untreated firewood of any kind coming into the state. Any firewood brought into the state must be kiln dried, heat treated, fumigated, and/or USDA Certified.

    To protect the high quality and native character of our State Parks from exotic invasive species DCNR highly encourages all visitors to:

    • burn/buy locally cut firewood (within 25 miles)

    • BURN ALL firewood brought from another area. Do not leave it. Do not take it with you.

    • Encourage friends and neighbors not to move firewood

    • Do not remove firewood from a Spotted Lanternfly Quarantine Area. Contact the PA Department of Agriculture, www.agriculture.pa.gov and search on the keyword Spotted Lantern Fly for current quarantine information.

  • Contrary to the information on Google, Pennsylvania state parks are open every day of the year. Day use areas close at dusk. Park offices are open specific hours. Pools, beaches, and campgrounds are open specific seasons.

Park Description

On the west rim of Pine Creek Gorge, the Pennsylvania Grand Canyon, the 368-acre Colton Point State Park resonates with the rustic charm of the Civilian Conservation Corps era of the 1930s. The rugged overlooks offer great views of the canyon. On the other side of the canyon is Leonard Harrison State Park.

Things To Do ( 11 Available)

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    Campgrounds

    • Colton Point Campground
      Season : 5 Months
      Restroom : Rustic
      Campsites : 25 Sites
      Electric : No
      Pets Allowed : No
      ADA Accessible : No
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    Education Programs

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    Sight Seeing

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    Scenic View

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    Fishing

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    Snowmobiles

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    Picnicking

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    Hunting

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    Whitewater Boating

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    Trails

    • West Side Colton Turkey Path
      Most Difficult 1.03 miles
    • East Side Lh Turkey Path
      Most Difficult 0.96 miles
    • Rim Trail
      More Difficult 1.50 miles
    • Rim/Turkey Path
      More Difficult 0.04 miles
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    Biking

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