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Poe Valley State Park

Cozy Poe Valley State Park is nestled in a rugged mountain valley in Centre County. Seemingly endless forests surround the 25-acre Poe Lake. The 620-acre state park is surrounded by the 198,000-acre Bald Eagle State Forest.

136 Poe Valley Park Circle, Coburn, PA 16832








Josh Bruce



Upcoming Events

Amphibian Round-Up

What is an amphibian? And where can we find them around Poe Valley? Come out to find out! We'll be meeting in the grassy area near the campground mooring...

5/15 1pm
Black Bear Talk

How big can these bears get? And how likely are you really to see them while camping in Poe Valley? Come talk black bears with the park naturalist at the...

5/15 5pm
Gypsy Moths: Friend or Foe?

We've all heard talk about the invasive gypsy moth caterpillars and the damage they do, but how bad are they? And are there any good look-alikes? Come find...

5/21 7pm
Let's Talk Turtles!

May 23rd is World Turtle Day!! We have at least 5 different turtle species here in Poe Valley, can you identify them all? Join the park naturalist as we talk...

5/22 1pm
Night Sounds in the Valley!

Curious who is making all that ruckus while you're trying to sleep? Join the park naturalist as we talk about what birds, amphibians, and even mammals, you...

5/28 7pm

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Melissa Mannino

Melissa Mannino left a positive review 4/22/2021

I thoroughly enjoyed this presentation. I have sent my Summers at our family cabin in Poe Valley since I was born. I enjoyed learning more about my favorite place on earth