Bald Eagle State Park, Howard

4.6
#43 of 149 in Nature in Pennsylvania
Bald Eagle State Park is a 5,900-acre (2,388 ha) Pennsylvania state park in Howard, Liberty, and Marion townships in Centre County, Pennsylvania in the United States. The park includes the Foster Joseph Sayers Reservoir, formed by damming Bald Eagle Creek and other smaller streams and covering 1,730 acres (700 ha). Bald Eagle State Park is at the meeting point of two distinct geologic features. The Allegheny Plateau is to the north and the Ridge and Valley area of Pennsylvania is to the south. The park is in the Bald Eagle Valley off Pennsylvania Route 150 in Howard, between Milesburg and Lock Haven.

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  • We loved pontoon boat rides. Enjoyed seeing loon, osprey and cliff swallows. Not too crowded. Beach clean and nice. Beautiful surrounding of trees and no commercial stuff. Friends stayed at...  more »
  • It was the perfect getaway for a winter break. I had planned to enjoy the snowy views from my balcony, but the weather was unseasonable warm and the trails were very inviting. So we hiked the trails.....  more »
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  • We really enjoyed staying here, sites are paved and were well maintained. The park hosts while we were there were always driving around tidying up. Many spots to put your kayak in, miles of paved roads within the park to bike or walk. Beautiful beach and marina area. A little bit of everything for everyone. Big plus...a bald eagle flew directly over us while we were kayaking!
  • We stayed in a rustic campsite. Very private and beautifully maintained! Fresh water nearby, friendly staff and very quiet. Some campers may be out off by the pit toilets, and note there are no showers if that is important to you. Nearby lake has a lovely little beach, picnic areas, and powered and non powered boat rentals. We shall return!

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