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Address: 695 State Route 487 Benton, PA 17814
Park Manager: Scott Wilson
Contact Info: 570-477-5675
rickettsglensp@pa.gov
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Park Alerts ( 2 Alerts )

  • The Falls Trail System at Ricketts Glen State Park is open for the season!  Please remember to wear proper footwear and plan ahead.

  • 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

Ricketts Glen harbors Glens Natural Area, a National Natural Landmark. Take the Falls Trail and explore the Glens, which boasts a series of wild, free-flowing waterfalls, each cascading through rock-strewn clefts in this ancient hillside. The 94-foot Ganoga Falls is the highest of 22 named waterfalls. Old growth timber and diverse wildlife add to the scenic area. Ricketts Glen State Park is one of the most scenic areas in Pennsylvania. This large park is comprised of 13,050 acres in Luzerne, Sullivan and Columbia counties.

Things To Do ( 13 Available)

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    Camping

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    Cabins

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    Education Programs

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    Sight Seeing

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    Fishing

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    Cross Country Skiing

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    Snowmobiles

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    Swimming

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    Picnicking

  • hunting

    Hunting

  • boating

    Boating

  • hiking

    Hiking

  • horse_Ride

    Horse Trail

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