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Ford City, PA
Kittanning, PA
Pittsburg, PA

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    114 Park Main Road
    Ford City, PA 16226-8815
    Phone: (724) 763-3161

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 Crooked Creek Lake website for additional information. Primary recreational opportunities are listed below.

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Directions: Take Route 28 North from Pittsburgh. Take the exit onto PA Route 28 North/U.S. Route 422 East toward Kittanning/Indiana. Go across bridge and take Exit A to merge onto PA Route 66 South to Ford City. You will drive through Ford City and stay on Route 66 South. Make a left at Dam Road (State Route 2019)

Factoid: At Crooked Creek Lake we provide multiple recreational opportunities. We have six pavilions that may be reserved a year in advance for picnics, special events, and celebrations. There is a 45 site campground for trailers and tents. A public boat/kayak launch for all water related sports and leisures. Crooked Creek lake is an exceptional fishery for any fisherman. We also have three PA Game Commission managed food plots located at the project for public hunting use. Our project amenities consist of playgrounds, baseball fields, volleyball courts, a dedicated public beach, and a disc golf course. Crooked Creek Lake suits close to all recreational needs.

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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

5 Recreation areas at Crooked Creek Lake

 Recreation Area Column Header Image Area Status  Campsite Column Header Image  Lodging Column Header Image  Showers Column Header Image  Ramps Column Header Image  Marina Column Header Image  Fishing Column Header Image  Picnic Column Header Image  Playground Column Header Image  Swimming Column Header Image  Trails Column Header Image
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Crooked Creek Lake Park   $           A GS X Q H
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Crooked Creek Outflow Area           P A       H
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Damsite and Spillway Recreation Area             A GS X   F
 Indicates Corps Managed Rec Area Hancock Bend Boat Launch and Recreation Area         D A GS X   Q H
Outdoor Discovery Center at Crooked Creek   X X       A GS     H
 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

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