DCNR Calendar of Events

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

Sunset Paddle

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

8/6 7:30pm
Into the Field Guide

This program is for youth ages 8 to 11 years old. We will observe and identify the flora and fauna of Laurel Hill State Park, and learn how to create your...

8/7 11am
History Hike

Take a leisurely walk through time! Explore the fascinating story of Laurel Hill State Park on this history hike. This hike will be approximately 2.5 miles...

8/8 11am
Growing Up WILD Facilitator Training

Pre-registration is required. Space is limited. Growing Up WILD (GUW) is a national, award-winning, standards-based early childhood (ages 3-7) education...

9/17 10am

Recent Events

Hemlock Hike




History Hike




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??