Raccoon Creek State Park
3000 State Rte. 18
Hookstown, PA 15050
Region: Pittsburgh & Its Countryside
Raccoon Creek State Park is one of Pennsylvania’s largest and most visited state parks. It began as a Recreational Demonstration Area operated by the National Park Service in the 1930s during the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) era. The park encompasses 7,572 acres and features the beautiful 100-acre Raccoon Lake. Facilities are a mix of modern and rustic with group camps from the CCC era. The park is open every day of the year, sunrise to sunset. Day use areas close at dusk.