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Kings Gap Environmental Education and Training Center

500 Kings Gap Rd, Carlisle, PA 17015-9306
+1 717-486-5031
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Back again...

My husband & I used to come here quite a bit to hike & enjoy the view, but I hadn't been back since... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kanilea361
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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
We love this park

For those of us that live in Central PA, it's a quiet gem. Did you know you can snowshoe here in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
PSoTD
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Camp Hill, PA
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500 Kings Gap Rd, Carlisle, PA 17015-9306
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Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband & I used to come here quite a bit to hike & enjoy the view, but I hadn't been back since his death in 2006. A childhood friend is back in the area for a family visit & suggested Kings Gap for something...More

Thank Kanilea361
Reviewed 1 week ago

For those of us that live in Central PA, it's a quiet gem. Did you know you can snowshoe here in the winter - for free, you can borrow the snowshoes from the park rangers. They have a great owl nature program. Just saw a...More

Thank PSoTD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning place for a 10 am Sunday morning yoga class on the terrace at the mansion. Bring a comfy mat, layers, and be ready to enjoy pine trees, gentle breeze, sun, low humidity, open sky and lovely stonework as you move through a strong Hatha...More

Thank Ajit J
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We went to King's Gap to take in a small hike with our daughter and young grandchildren. We stopped at the Education Center to see what was available. They had a great bee colony display in the corner of the center. Kathy came over and...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Great place to visit and learn. Even if there is not a "class" you can still see and learn. Great views of the Cumberland Valley!

Thank BES09
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Had never been until recently. It is a beautiful place completely focused on nature and not leaving "no trace behind". They have several hiking paths. We went with a bunch of young children and they organized a set of educational activities that were very welcomed...More

Thank margusVM
Reviewed 9 May 2017

I held my wedding at this venue. The location was lovely, but there were so many opportunities for improvement. When I toured the venue in the winter I was given a price list. When spring rolled around I had to fight to keep the prices...More

Thank zazoom783
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Many levels of hikes for all ages. Nice area. We've never been when the mansion is open but imagine it ti be beautiful .

Thank sd509
Reviewed 10 April 2017

It is on top of a mountain on a long drive a few miles long. If possible go during a open house and visit all the upstairs rooms. Also at before Christmas it is decorated and can really get you into the holiday mode!

Thank Tony D
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Love Kings Gap - beautiful, peaceful place with free Summer concerts, gardens, hikes, educational center, etc

Thank P W
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