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Codorus State Park, Hanover

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Codorus State Park is a 3,500-acre (1,400 ha) Pennsylvania state park in Heidelberg, Manheim, Penn, and West Manheim Townships in southwestern York County, Pennsylvania in the United States. The park was created around Lake Marburg, an artificial lake covering 1,275 acres (516 ha), and is named for Codorus Creek, which forms the lake. Codorus State Park is located on Pennsylvania Route 216, 3 miles (4.8 km) from the borough of Hanover.

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  • I visit here to run, hike or walk along the shore bank (which depending on the season may be nonexistent). They have a couple of hiking trails that I go on with my family, easy level.  more »
  • Great park . Lots of trails to hike. Great place to picnic, small or large gatherings. Multiple grills. The lake is expansive, canoeing, small boats and pontoon. Great fishing. You aren't suppose to.....  more »
  • Very well kept park/lake area. Many areas to get to lake side parking and small boat launch. 20hp max. power for boats. Several area with restrooms and eating areas. Shore fishing early or late otherwise be prepared to fish 20 feet deep or more. Some nice large mouths to be had.
  • Very large, beautiful park with many facilities. There is boating, fishing, swimming, hiking, camping, and even scuba diving. The facilities are well-maintained. Campsites don't have a lot of privacy but they seem spacious well-placed sanitary facilities. It's an easy drive from Baltimore or the DC suburbs.

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