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Kettle Creek State Park

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Kettle Creek Road, Renovo, PA 17764
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Nice clean State Park

Kettle Creek is a nice clean state Park. We went for the Fall foliage > But, It was late this year... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2017
Joyce P
Relaxing place

We spent 4 nights in the lower campground. We were a little repulsed by the Kettle Creek Lake... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2017
DaveLin327
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York, Pennsylvania
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“swimming area” (2 reviews)
“dam” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Kettle Creek Road, Renovo, PA 17764
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"swimming area"
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"lower campground"
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"dam"
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"elk"
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"fishing"
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Reviewed October 16, 2017

Kettle Creek is a nice clean state Park. We went for the Fall foliage > But, It was late this year . They have a swimming area ,camping and number picnic areas.

Thank Joyce P
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Reviewed July 22, 2017

We spent 4 nights in the lower campground. We were a little repulsed by the Kettle Creek Lake - kind of stagnant and since I'm allergic to mosquito bites we were a little concerned. Thankfully I had my "repllents" with me. Very small campground. Bathrooms...More

Thank DaveLin327
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Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

This is a fantastic park! My wife and I just went for the day to check it out. In my opinion it's gorgeous. Lots of room, lots of water, very well maintained. Didn't want to leave, it was that nice. Before you arrive be sure...More

Thank Mark H
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Reviewed November 16, 2016

OK, the headline is a little negative but I do remember a swimming area years ago. The park is in a great location in the Kettle Creek Valley. The park facilities are nice. I did not camp there but I enjoyed the picnic areas and...More

2  Thank AlicenCarl
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Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the lower campground for four days right along the river. It was absolutely gorgeous. We saw river otters, a mink, flying squirrels, a barred owl, and lots of skunks. The skunks came right up to our site while we sat by the...More

2  Thank Shiffette
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Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

This is Pennsylvania, so naturally this is a beautiful place! It's great seeing wildlife here, especially elk! There is lots of opportunity for camping, boating, fishing, hiking, picnicking, horseback riding, overlooks, etc. The are is beautiful and very peaceful!

Thank NelsonLeeMiller
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Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

There's something magical about this place. If you're looking for somewhere off the beaten path to relax and recharge, then this is it. I came here for 5 nights with just my dog. Nobody bothered us and we didn't bother anyone. We stayed in 1...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Reviewed March 1, 2016 via mobile

If you are in search of a campground that is off the beaten path this is a great choice. It's situated in one of the most scenic areas in the allegheny mountains in a deep valley by a small reservoir. It's popular with fisherman and...More

5  Thank beckett33
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Reviewed November 12, 2015

Amazing vistas and fall colors from the Alvin R. Bush Dam and from the viewpoints. Near the end of the viewpoint road, make a turn to visit the small town of Bitumen. It has a wonderful Slovak cemetery with graves from the early 1900s mining...More

Thank JJSHowell
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Reviewed September 15, 2015

Very remote Pa State park near Renovo Pa. Has a beautiful lake with an impressive dam built in the 1950's by the Army Corp of Engineers. 2 camp ground area are available. Lake has a small docking area for SMALL boats. As I said this...More

5  Thank Jan P
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