Shawnee State Park

Shawnee State Park is 3,983 acres of Pennsylvania’s scenic Ridge and Valley Province. Ten miles west of the historic town of Bedford along US 30, Shawnee has modern recreational facilities that blend into the natural environment. A focal point of the park is the 451-acre Shawnee Lake.

132 State Park Road, Schellsburg, PA 15559-7300







Dorothy M. Krupa


Upcoming Events

American Chestnut, Its Legacy and Rebirth

Once the dominant tree in our forests, but destroyed by a relentless fungus, the American Chestnut is now poised for a comeback.

6/25 7pm
Fireworks Paddle

Come celebrate with us with a special paddle. Join us for a short paddle ending with a session of viewing the park’s fireworks from the lake. The fireworks...

7/1 8:30pm
The Magically Electric Show

Producing electricity is so simple, it's like magic! So why the big fuss and what's the future? H & I Center

7/2 7pm
Stalking the Natives of Wild Pennsylvania

Weeds or Wildflowers? H & I Center.

7/9 7pm
Friday Night Paddle

THE PADDLE FOR JUNE 23 HAS BEEN CANCELED DUE TO STORMS IN THE AREA. End the week with a relaxing paddle on Shawnee Lake! On the second and fourth Friday...

7/14 6pm

Recent Events

Recent Activity

Judy McCann

Judy McCann left a positive review 10/9/2016

As usual, it was great fun to be on the lake at night and to hear the stories. Loved it!

Kimberly McMahan

Kimberly McMahan left a positive review 9/16/2016

Great evening on the lake and loved the facts and stories

Sharon Francis

Sharon Francis left a positive review 9/9/2016

Thoroughly enjoyable evening on the lake. George was a great host and we couldn't have asked for a better start to our weekend stay.

Judy McCann

Judy McCann left a positive review 9/9/2016

I loved being on the water in cool breezes with great people...

Carmen L Jarvis-Rose

Carmen L Jarvis-Rose left a positive review 8/26/2016

I absolutely enjoyed myself. Thank you all..

Marsha Hunter

Marsha Hunter left a positive review 7/18/2016

Great time

Judy McCann

Judy McCann left a positive review 6/20/2016

I very much enjoyed the easygoing company, the history stories, and being in the kayak at night in safety.

Samantha Diehl

Samantha Diehl left a positive review 7/24/2015

Fantastic paddle! Looking forward to this week's Blue Moon Paddle!