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Breezewood, PA
Huntingdon, PA

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    6145 Seven Points Road
    Hesston, PA 16647-9227
    Phone: (814) 658-3405

NOTICE: Many states are discouraging or banning movement of firewood to control spread of the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB). Not bringing wood from home to your campsite and not taking unused wood you procure while camping home with you is recommended -- required in some states. Check the following website to learn more:

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See the Raystown Lake website for additional information. Primary recreational opportunities are listed below.

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Raystown Lake Visitor Center (814) 658-3405     Facebook

Directions & Lake History/Factoid
Directions: Park Headquarters is 2 miles east of PA 26 at Hesston.

Factoid: Raystown Lake offers boating, fishing, camping, hiking, mountain biking, swimming, disc golf, and scenic beauty. This twisting lake, the largest entirely within Pennsylvania, extends 28 miles and covers 8,300 acres. Surrounding the lake is also 21,000 acres of public land, much of which is open to hunting and other recreational opportunities.

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U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Recreation Services Status
Please see the list below for USACE managed areas. Other parks run by state or private marinas are not included in the list below. Please contact the state or private marina for additional information.

Open    Partially Open    Closed    Status Unknown

20 Recreation areas at Raystown Lake

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 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Aitch   $         D P A GS      
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Baker's Hollow                   B M
Branch Camp E   X       A GS     H
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Corbins Island           A GS      
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area James Creek   $         D        
Lake Raystown Resort E G D X X X X D A G GS X BE P  
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Nancys Camp   $                  
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Raystown Dam             A GS      
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Raystown Lake Visitor Center                   H
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Ridenour Overlook             A       M
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Seven Points  Link ro reservation at   $   X   D A GS X B H I M
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Seven Points Campground E                  
Seven Points Marina     X X X D        
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Shy Beaver   $         D        
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Snyders Run   $         D A        
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Susquehannock  Link ro reservation at   $                 H
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Tatman Run   $         D A G GS X H
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Tmt - Lrr                    
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Tmt Corbin's Road                   M
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Weaver Falls   $         D A GS X    
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area   Corps Managed Managed by Others in Italics $ Corps Fees Collected
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XExists at lake
EElectric Campsites
NNon-electric Campsites
PPrimitive Campsites
GGroup Camping
DDump Station
CFish Cleaning Stations
DFishing Docks
PFishing Piers
APicnic Area
GGroup Picnic
GSGroup Picnic Shelter
PSwimming Pool
BBike Trails *
QEquestrian Trails
HHiking Trails
IHiking Trails - Interpretive
ROff Road Vehicle Trails
FFitness Trails
WWater Trails
SSnow Mobile Trails
CCCross Country Skiing Trails
MMultipurpose Trails

* Bike trails upgraded with help from International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA). Visit for more information.

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