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

Flower Moon Paddle

There is nothing more relaxing than a moonlight paddle. Come out and join us for our May moonlight interpretive paddle on Shawnee Lake. Along the way learn...

5/10 7:30pm
Friday Night Paddle

End the week with a relaxing paddle on Shawnee Lake! On the second and fourth Friday night of the month throughout the summer we will paddle and explore...

5/12 6pm
America Before Columbus

What were the Americas really like before 1492? You'll be amazed at how ideas and theories are changing! H & I Center.

5/14 7pm
Hooked on Hummingbirds

The life and times of hummingbirds, with emphasis on our own fascinating Ruby Throated Hummingbird. H & I Center.

5/21 7pm
Bones in the Stones

Finding fossils fun and fascinating. H & I Center.

5/28 7pm

Recent Events

Woodcock Walk


Woodcock Walk


First Day Hike


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!