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Allegheny Reservoir and Kinzua Dam
1205 Kinzua Rd., Warren, PA 16365-5501 GET DIRECTIONS
Local: 814-726-0661
The Allegheny Reservoir, a 12,000 acre impoundment, spans the border between Pennsylvania and New York. In Pennsylvania, the reservoir is completely surrounded by the Allegheny National Forest. The reservoir is a fun family place for fishing, boating, swimming and so much more. The Allegheny Reservoir offers some of the best fishing opportunities in the eastern United States and is a great fishing destination for muskie and walleye. A summary of other fishing regulations can be found at The current Pennsylvania state record northern pike and walleye were both caught in this lake. All motorboats must display a valid registration. All personal watercraft operators, passengers, sailboarders, water skiers or anyone being towed behind a boat must wear a life jacket. Location: From U.S. Route 6, take PA Route 321 north to Allegheny National Forest Road 262 (Longhouse Scenic Drive). Follow Route 262 to Reservoir.
Facility Amenities: ADA-compliant, Bus Parking, Free Admission, Guided Tours, Handicapped Access, Pets Accepted
General Information: Dates Closed: Visitors Center closed from end of October to Memorial Day Weekend, Hours: Guided tours must be scheduled well in advance, Open Year-round
On-site Activities: Canoeing, Hunting