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Address: c/o Presque Isle State Park 301 Peninsula Dr. Suite 1 Erie, PA 16505-2042
Park Manager: Mathew Greene
Contact Info: 814-833-7424
presqueislesp@pa.gov
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Park Alerts ( 2 Alerts )

  • Firewood Advisory: Invasive Beetles found in Firewood Threaten Forests! Before bringing firewood to a Pennsylvania State Park, please read the information in the linked page about a very real threat to forests in Pennsylvania and all of North America. Firewood Advisory

  • 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 newest Pennsylvania State Park is Erie Bluffs, 587 acres along the Lake Erie shoreline in western Erie County, twelve miles west of the city of Erie. It is the largest undeveloped stretch of Lake Erie shoreline remaining in Pennsylvania. The park has one-mile of shoreline, 90-foot bluffs overlooking Lake Erie, Elk Creek--a shallow stream steelhead fishery, several plant species of conservation concern, uncommon oak savannah sand barren ecosystem and forested wetlands. The only developed area of the park is Elk Creek.

Things To Do ( 7 Available)

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    Education Programs

  • Scenic_View

    Scenic View

  • Fishing

    Fishing

  • Picnic

    Picnicking

  • Hunting

    Hunting

  • Boating

    Boating

  • Hiking

    Hiking

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    Trails

    • Dirt/Gravel Access Road
      not set 0.69 miles
    • Fishermen'S Footpath To Lake Erie
      More Difficult 0.29 miles
      Informal path developed by fisherment to access the mouth of the creek. Some sections are steep and others wet/muddy.
    • Park Access Road And Parking Area
      not set 0.14 miles
    • Footpath To Lake Overlook
      Easiest 0.27 miles
    • Footpath Along Sand Dune Area
      Easiest 0.84 miles

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