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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

Snakes Alive!

Join us at the Laurel Hill Campground Amphitheater for a chance to get up close and personal with snakes! Learn the facts about snakes and their unique...

5/28 7pm
CCC Tour

Join us on this walking tour to explore an original Civilian Conservation Corps camp and barracks. Catch a glimpse into the lives of the CCC boys that built...

5/29 10am
Creature Feature

Meet us at the Laurel Hill Campground Amphitheater to check out one of the many fascinating creatures that call Pennsylvania home!

5/29 7pm
Frogs and Polliwogs

Join the search for frogs and polliwogs! Along this walk, learn to identify frogs by sight and sound and explore their unique habitat. Please meet at the...

5/30 10am
Learn to Kayak

Celebrate Get Outdoors Day! Join park naturalists to learn the boating basics, from safety to proper paddling techniques. Then, enjoy a liesurely paddle...

6/11 9am

Recent Events

Wildflower Walk


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??