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Yellow Creek State Park

The 2,981-acre Yellow Creek State Park is in Indiana County along one of the first “highways” in the state, the Kittanning Path. This trail was used by the Delaware and Shawnee nations and by early settlers.

170 Route 259 Highway, Penn Run, PA 15765-5941








James Tweardy



Upcoming Events

Spring Wildflower Walk with Melissa Reckner Preregistration is required

Join us for a spring wildflower walk at Yellow Creek State Park with Master Naturalist Coordinator, Melissa Reckner from Penguin Court, Brandywine...

5/15 10:30am
Leopard Frog

Are you curious about the frogs and toads that live at Yellow Creek? Join us on this fun program to learn all about these fun amphibians and their loud...

5/21 5:30pm
Spring Hike with a Forester Preregistration required

Join PSU Forest Extension Educator, Calvin Norman, on a tree hike. Last spring is a great time to view our trees coming into their full beauty. The...

5/22 1:30pm
Intro to Wildlife Tracking Preregistration required

Join Wildlife Conservation Officer from the PA Game Commission, Ned Kimmel, to learn about wildlife tracking. This outside program will be focused on...

5/22 4:30pm
BYOK Morning Wildlife Kayak/Canoe Paddle Preregistration is required

Join us a morning wildlife paddle on the lake to explore the inlets and around the dam to look for wildlife. You will need to bring your own kayak or...

5/30 10am

Recent Events

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Yellow Creek State Park

Yellow Creek State Park posted a photo 3/7/2017

Yellow Creek State Park

Yellow Creek State Park posted a photo 3/17/2015