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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

Trail Trekkers

This program is designed for children 6 to 8 years of age. Participants will hike one of the many unique locations within the park complex and learn to use...

7/23 10am
Sunset Paddle

Paddle the day away on Laurel Hill Lake! The lake life often awakens as day turns to night. Check out the sights and sounds of the lakeshore residents on...

7/23 7pm
Moonlight Hike

Enjoy a short hike to discover the natural night lights of a nearly full moon summer's night. Please be sure to bring a flashlight. Registration is...

7/24 9pm
Kayak Camp for Kids

This program is designed for youth, 9 to 13 years of age. Participants will learn boating safety, proper paddling teachniques, and fun kayaking maneuvers....

7/30 10am

Recent Events

Hemlock Hike


Little Learners


Bats N 'at


Sunset Paddle


Recent Activity

Mike Lipay

Mike Lipay left a positive review 1/24/2020

Fantastic event! Even though we didn't get to hear any owls (because of the weather) she kept it fun an informative. Definitely will try to make the next one.

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?

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??