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Address: 2600 Smith Station Road Hanover, PA 17331-8000
Park Manager: Deanna Schall
Contact Info: 717-637-2816
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Park Alerts ( 5 Alerts )

  • Due to the majority of lifeguards returning to school activities the pool will be CLOSED week-days starting Monday August 13th. The pool will be OPEN for week-ends thru Labor Day unless otherwise posted. The pool closes for the season at 7pm on Labor day.

  • ***UPDATE***  Beginning 6/28/2018 half of the Spray Park features will be turned on. We are continuing to work with the manufacturer to complete the remaining repairs as soon as possible.

    As of 6/13/2018 the Spray Park at the pool has been shut down due to mechanical issues. The pool remains open.

  • Seasons and Hours: 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.

  • Drone Restrictions: To protect park resources, limit conflict with other park users, and avoid safety and privacy liabilities, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), remotely piloted vehicles (RPV) or unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), all commonly referred to as DRONES, are only permitted on designated flying fields in six remote controlled airfield parks (Beltsville, Benjamin Rush, Hillman, Lackawanna, Prompton, and Tuscarora). Drones are only permitted in other PA State Parks in very limited circumstances which require a special use permit.

  • 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.

Park Description

The 3,452-acre Codorus State Park is in the rolling hills of southern York County. The 1,275-acre Lake Marburg has 26 miles of shoreline and is a reststop for migrating waterfowl and shorebirds. The lake is also popular with sailboaters and motorboaters. Anglers love the lake for warm water fishing and can also fish Codorus Creek for trout. Picnicking, swimming in the pool and camping are popular activities.

Things To Do ( 15 Available)

If the activity symbol is blue, this activity can accommodate people with a disability. Please contact the park at 717-637-2816 for more details.

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    • Codorus Campground
      Season : 7 Months
      Restroom : Modern
      Campsites : 193 Sites
      Electric : Yes
      Pets Allowed : Yes
      ADA Accessible : Yes
      Please be aware that only designated sites have electric, allow pets and are ADA accessible.
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    Education Programs

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    Sight Seeing

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    Scenic View

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    Cross Country Skiing

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  • boating


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    • Snowmobile/Mt Bike
      Easiest 4.11 miles
    • Mtn Bike Obstacles
      Most Difficult 6.93 miles
    • Ranger Trail Loop 3
      More Difficult 1.90 miles
    • Ranger Trail Loop 1
      Easiest 0.91 miles
    • Laho
      More Difficult 1.76 miles
    • Blue
      More Difficult 0.24 miles
    • Red
      Easiest 0.38 miles
    • Ranger Trail Loop 4
      Most Difficult 1.56 miles
    • Mary Ann Furnace
      More Difficult 2.30 miles
    • Yellow
      More Difficult 0.34 miles
    • Ranger Trail Loop 2
      More Difficult 2.74 miles
    • Ranger Trail Loop 5
      Easiest 1.51 miles
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    Horse Trail

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    Mountain Biking

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