Oil Creek State Park

The Oil Creek Valley is the site of the world’s first commercial oil well. Oil Creek State Park tells the story of the early petroleum industry by interpreting oil boomtowns, oil wells and early transportation. Scenic Oil Creek carves a valley of deep hollows, steep hillsides and wetlands.

305 State Park Road, Oil City, PA 16301-9733








David Hallman



Upcoming Events

Secrets of the Indian Medicine Man

Meet the Park Naturalist at the Jersey Lot near Drake Well in Titusville. Learn the secrets of how our native people used plants and animals to survive when...

5/18 6:30pm
Waterfalls and Wildflowers

Join the Park Naturalist as we take a 2 mile round trip hike to beautiful Pioneer Falls to observe wildflowers and view this popular waterfall. This is a...

5/20 9:30am
Kayaking Oil Creek 101

Learn the basics of kayaking as we travel the 10 mile length of Oil Creek as it passes thru Oil Creek State Park. All required equipment and safety gear will...

5/21 10am
Family Wildlife Discovery Scavenger Hunt

Join us on Saturday May 27, 2017 at the Blood Farm in Oil Creek State Park for a friendly, fun and educational old time scavenger hunt. Meet at the Blood...

5/27 12:30pm
Pennsylvania Birds of Prey

Join us in observing and learning about LIVE BIRDS OF PREY from the Tamarack Wildlife Rehab and Education Center. This is a Friends of Oil Creek State Park...

5/27 2pm

Recent Events

Earth Day Hike


Flyfishing 101


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