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Bring your boots, kayak, mountain bike and fishing pole to really get the most out of your time in Huntingdon County...

You will find many spots to relax and unwind that are free to access like Raystown Lake, Trough Creek State Park, Greenwood Furnace State Park and Whipple Dam State Park, the Juniata College Peace Chapel, Terrace Mountain Trail, Standing Stone Trail, the Allegrippis Trails, the Raystown Mountain Bike Skills Park and the Seven Points Recreation Area. There are two public beaches at Raystown Lake. Other options include kicking back on a Raystown Lake boat tour, delving into the natural wonders of Huntingdon County underground on a cave tour or discovering one of our local museums filled with living history and local lore, hooking up with a guide for a fishing trip and exciting dirt track races at Hesston Speedway.

what is on your raystown bucket list?

  • FREE Tuesday Morning Visitor Wake-Up Receptions at the Raystown Lake Visitor Center from mid-June to mid-August
  • Test Paddle Tuesdays with Rothrock Outfitters at Seven Points Marina from mid-June to mid-August
  • 4 and More Cultural District Walking Tour – Thursdays during the summer
  • #MtUnionFridays are a great way to spend a Friday with a walk up and down the Thousand Steps, an afternoon visit to an art studio and the new Mount Union Farmers Market in season.
  • WildRiver Water Park at Lake Raystown Resort
  • Isett Heritage Museum - 40,000 items organized by historic era
  • Rockhill Trolley Museum - Ride antique trolleys all day plus special events throughout the year
  • William E. Swigart, Jr. Automobile Museum - 2 Tuckers and Herbie The Love Bug
  • Lincoln Caverns and Whisper Rocks - 2 cave tours on 1 ticket plus special events and scout programs
  • Broad Top Area Coal Miners Historical Society & Museum
  • Scenic boat tours aboard the Proud Mary at Lake Raystown Resort
  • Guided fishing excursions
  • The Thousand Steps section of the Standing Stone Trail
  • Raystown overlooks
  • Allegrippis Trails & the Raystown Mountain Bike Skills Park. Dirt Rag Dirt Fest
  • Balanced Rock Trail - with suspension bridge and Rainbow Falls at Trough Creek State Park
  • Geocaching in the afternoon and S’mores around the campfire later
  • The Raystown Lake Region in The Alleghenies of Pennsylvania is a great base camp for Fort Roberdeau, DelGrosso’s Amusement Park & Laguna Splash, Horseshoe Curve National Historic Landmark, Carlisle Sports Emporium, Penns Cave and Wildlife Park, Slinky Action Zone, Old Bedford Village, Altoona Railroaders Memorial Museum, Big Valley and Altoona Curve baseball
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