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Tuscarora State Forest
RR 1 Box 486, Blain, PA 17006 GET DIRECTIONS
Local: 717-536-3191
Comprised of 91,000 acres in South Central Pennsylvania offering trout fishing, boating, hiking, hunting, snowmobiling, skiing, picnicking, mountain biking and sightseeing. About 200 miles of long-distance and short, local hiking trails are located throughout the Tuscarora. The majority of these trails have signs at the starting and terminal points. 23 miles of the multi-county Tuscarora Trail go through this forest. Primitive campers spending no more than one night at a campsite typically do not need a camping permit, with certain exceptions. Primitive camping is carry in, carry out. Always let someone know when and where you will be hiking. Leave no trace of your activities. Trails within the forest are open to mountain biking and horseback riding. Most trails are kept clear over the summer. Contact the district office to find out which mountain biking trails are better for riding, for trail maps, self-guiding brochures and for camping permit information.
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