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Street Address: 631 East Branch Dam Road Wilcox , PA 15870
Mailing Address: c/o Bendigo State Park 533 State Park Road Johnsonburg, PA 15845-0016
Park Manager: Mitch Stickle
Contact Info: 814-778-5467
kinzuabridgesp@pa.gov
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Park Alerts ( 2 Alerts )

  • Due to low water levels the Instanter Boat Launch at Elk State Park will be unusable for boats that must be launched and recovered using a trailer , as of Monday August 8th. Boats that can be launched by hand will still have access to the water. The U.S. Army Corp of Engineers has implemented a dam safety initiative at the Clarion River East Branch Dam for precautionary measures. Questions concerning lake levels can be directed to the U.S. Army COE, East Branch Dam, at 814-965-2065. For more information you can also contact the Kinzua Bridge State Park Office at:814-778-5467 or by e-mail at kinzuabridgesp@pa.gov
  • 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

The 3,192-acre Elk State Park is in the rugged mountains of northern Pennsylvania. The 1,160-acre East Branch Lake is large enough for unlimited horsepower boating and is great for waterskiing. The lake and nearby streams are stocked with warm-water and cold-water fish.

Things To Do ( 5 Available)

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  • Scenic_View

    Sight Seeing

  • Fishing

    Fishing

  • Picnic

    Picnicking

  • Hunting

    Hunting

  • Boating

    Boating

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