Pine Grove Furnace State Park

Steeped in natural and historical features, the 696-acre Pine Grove Furnace State Park is on beautiful South Mountain in southern Cumberland County. Surrounded by Michaux State Forest, Pine Grove Furnace features two lakes, 25-acre Laurel Lake and 1.7-acre Fuller Lake, a historic area and the Appalachian Trail.

The Pine Grove Furnace Office and Visitor Center is open 8AM to 6PM daily during the summer season and on weekdays from 8AM to 4PM the rest of the year. Loaner kits are available for use from the park office during open office hours.

Fishing Tackle Loaner Kits include a fishing rod and tackle box. Bait is not included.

Family Activity Backpacks include a backpack, workbook, and additional, topic-specific materials to enhance learning while exploring the park. Varied topics are available.

 

1100 Pine Grove Road, Gardners, PA 17324

Phone

717-486-7174

Website

dcnr.state.pa.us

Region

South

Manager

Michael Kutzmonich

Email

pinegrovesp@pa.gov

Upcoming Events

Be Bear Aware

Learn about PA bears and some tips about avoiding them while enjoying the great outdoors. Meet at the Campground Amphitheater.

8/26 8pm
Ironmaster’s Mansion Tour

Most Sundays from Memorial Day through Labor Day tours of the historic Ironmasters Mansion will be offered. Explore the fascinating building and its...

8/27 3pm
Historic Walking Tour from Past to Present

Pine Grove Furnace was not always the scenic mountain getaway you see today. Take a walk through the past to discover the history of Pine Grove Furnace. ...

9/2 10am
Busy Beavers Walk

Discover nature’s engineers and learn about their incredible building skills. Take a walk along the lake to see beaver habitat and hopefully sneak a glance...

9/2 8pm
Ironmaster’s Mansion Tour

Most Sundays from Memorial Day through Labor Day tours of the historic Ironmasters Mansion will be offered. Explore the fascinating building and its...

9/3 3pm

Recent Events

Leave No Trace

8/20/2017

Recent Activity

Joe

Joe left a positive review 7/23/2017

I had an awesome time! The hike was killer, but the view was amazing!

Joe

Joe left a positive review 7/9/2017

I had a great time.

Joe

Joe left a positive review 6/24/2017

10/10 would recommend with s'mores.

Ann Dybalski

Ann Dybalski left a positive review 6/24/2017

It was a great time. Getting the chance to meet new people and go on a night hike to stargaze and learn new coming techniques was wonderful! I would do this again. Every month if it was offered.

Gina Meals

Gina Meals left a positive review 6/3/2017

Had a nice time.

Judy Horst Staley

Judy Horst Staley left a positive review 4/14/2017

My grandsons had a great time! We hope to return for another event.

Pine Grove Furnace State Park

Pine Grove Furnace State Park posted a photo 1/12/2017

Ann Dybalski

Ann Dybalski left a positive review 1/1/2017

It was a beautiful day spent hiking with great people. I'm thankful to the park and volunteers who made this possible!

Joyce Bartholow

Joyce Bartholow left a positive review 10/15/2016

Had a fun time.

Lisa Seaton Lease

Lisa Seaton Lease left a positive review 9/15/2016

My kids (all 5) of them look forward to attending this program! It's been a great blessing to our homeschooling journey. Thank you Lea!