Do Johnstown Things to do in and around Johnstown, PA.

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  1. Yellow Creek State Park

    This 2,981-acre park is one of the largest in the region, providing recreational opportunities of all kinds. It’s located in Indiana County, along the historic Kittanning Path used by Native Americans and early settlers. Named for the distinctive yellow clay found on the banks and bottoms of Little Yellow and Yellow Creeks, the man-made Yellow Creek […]

  2. Greenhouse Park

    Greenhouse Park is a jewel of the area, providing wonderful access to the Stonycreek River for fishing and boating. The park features Pennsylvania’s first set of constructed whitewater rapids. At the 11-acre park, you can learn basic techniques to master maneuvers for whitewater rapids in class II novice water. Tubing and fishing are also popular […]

  3. Shawnee State Park

    If you enjoy the great outdoors, take a trip to Shawnee State Park, one of Pennsylvania’s many scenic state parks, located in Bedford County. The 3,983-acre state park offers a variety of activities for those seeking adventure, or simply a peaceful spot to relax and enjoy the sun.

  4. Hinckston Run Reservoir and Falls

    Located approximately five miles from downtown Johnstown, the Hinckston Run Reservoir can be found in Middle and East Taylor Townships. The 103-acre reservoir opened up for public use in 2000 and is a serene spot for those looking to stay close to home, but still wanting to get away from city life.

  5. Canoe Creek State Park

    Dedicated in 1979 and located in Blair County, Canoe Creek State Park’s abundance of natural beauty and limestone has attracted Pennsylvanians for years. The 959-acre park’s supply of limestone once served as a toolbox of raw materials for the region’s once-thriving iron and steel industry. The park still has several old quarry operations for the public […]

  6. Beaverdale Reservoir Trail

    Located approximately 20 miles east of Johnstown, the Beaverdale Reservoir Trail will attract any outdoor enthusiast who wishes to explore an adventurous and scenic trail in Cambria County. The spectacular fishing and hiking trail partially runs around the 360-acre Beaverdale Reservoir, where the ideal fishing spot could be only steps away.

  7. Prince Gallitzin State Park

    Prince Gallitzin State Park is centered around Glendale Lake, a man-made body of water with 26 miles of shoreline. At the time of its 1965 dedication, the 6,249-acre park was one of Pennsylvania’s largest, and is still enormously popular. Located in northern Cambria County, the park has something to offer boaters, swimmers, bikers, campers, hunters, horseback […]

  8. Lake Rowena

    Located off Route 22 near Ebensburg, Lake Rowena is a serene, 13-acre lake that offers year-round recreation, and is a popular fishing hole. In fact, the PA Fish & Boat Program stocks the lake with adult trout once preseason, twice in-season, once in the fall, and once in the late winter. Other species present in […]

  9. Duman Lake County Park

    Whether you are interested in spending the day lakeside, picnicking, boating, fishing or camping, Duman Lake County Park located in northwestern Cambria County offers the perfect place to experience the outdoors and enjoy the summer weather. “When you enter the gates at Duman Lake County Park, be ready to spend an old-fashioned fun filled day,” […]