Laurel Hill State Park

Laurel Hill State Park consists of 4,072 acres of mountainous terrain in Somerset County. The 63-acre Laurel Hill Lake is a focal point of the park. Laurel Hill is surrounded by thousands of acres of pristine state park and state forest lands. A trail system invites visitors to hike and explore the park and observe the diversity of plants and wildlife. Hemlock Trail passes through a beautiful stand of old growth hemlocks.

1454 Laurel Hill Park Road, Somerset, PA 15501-5629







Michael Mumau


Upcoming Events

Learn to Kayak

Want to try Kayaking? Join Us! Instruction will be followed by a leisurely paddle on Laurel Hill Lake. Registration is required, to register, please...

8/26 10am
Soft Coal, Hard Times with VAN WAGNER

Discover the coal mining heritage of the region. Learn tools of the trade that have been used throughout history. Take a glimpse into the life of a coal...

9/2 6pm
Brew & Birding

Learn to identify birds by sight, flight and sound. Try some shade grown coffee too! A limited number of binoculars and field guides will be...

9/3 8am
Scenic View Overlook

Explore Laurel Hill's newest property and enjoy stunning views of the beautiful Laurel Highlands! Please meet at the Laurel Hill Visitor Center to parpool...

9/3 1pm

Recent Events

Owl Prowl


Moonlight Paddle


Hemlock Hike


Wildflower Walk


Recent Activity

Iron Mike

Iron Mike 7/12/2016

Yes, we do plan to have another "Brew & Birding" program on Sunday, September 4. We will meet at the Laurel Hill Beach Area at 8am. See you there!

Sharon Hopfer Petrocelli

Sharon Hopfer Petrocelli 7/4/2016

hello, i am checking back...are you going to have a bird walk this year? With the shade grown coffee?

Debra Witowski

Debra Witowski left a positive review 2/20/2016

Had fun

Iron Mike

Iron Mike 3/15/2016

We do not have any "Brew & Birding" programs on the schedule at this time, but please check back as our summer schedules will be posted soon!

Sharon Hopfer Petrocelli

Sharon Hopfer Petrocelli 3/8/2016

are you going to have a bird walk this year? with the shade grown coffee??

Jolee Younkin

Jolee Younkin left a positive review 7/8/2015

My daughter and I had a great time. Thank You!