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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

Finding Your Inner Child: Adult Salamander Walk Preregistration required

Did you love jumping creeks to look for salamanders, turtles, and snakes? In this program you will have the opportunity to relive your youth in search of...

4/1 1pm
Spring Hike on Paul Trail

Spring is happening everywhere at Yellow Creek! Join us for a lovely hike through forest and field to look for signs of spring including wood frogs and...

4/8 1am
The Salamander Dance Storytime and Hike Preregistration required

Join us to learn all about our favorite salamanders at Yellow Creek State Park with Salamander Dance by David Fitzsimmons. After story time, we will go out...

4/8 10am
Native Plants - the Good, Better and Best Virtual Program with Penguin Court Preregistration required

What's the "buzz" about native plants? Join us for this virtual presentation to learn why so many more people are embracing native plants for their home and...

4/12 6:30pm
 Skydance: The Dance of the Woodcock: Preregistration is required

Join the park educator, Lisa Meadows. Spring is in the air as one of PA's most unusual birds starts its fascinating mating rituals by performing aerial...

4/21 7:30pm

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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