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Colton Point State Park

c/o Leonard Harrison, Wellsboro, PA 16901-8970
+1 570-724-3061
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Pretty for sunset

Pretty for sunset but not the best place for photography of the gorge. Got to Leonard Harrison for... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Landenberg, Pennsylvania

Lovely drive through park, beautiful scenic overlooks. Bring binoculars or quarters for the sight... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Tracy P
Elkton, Maryland
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“rim trail” (19 reviews)
“colton point” (41 reviews)
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c/o Leonard Harrison, Wellsboro, PA 16901-8970
+1 570-724-3061
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Pretty for sunset but not the best place for photography of the gorge. Got to Leonard Harrison for the photography.

Thank mellou01
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely drive through park, beautiful scenic overlooks. Bring binoculars or quarters for the sight seeing viewers.

Thank Tracy P
Reviewed 1 week ago

3 fantastic view of the PA Grand Canyon and the Pine Creek. The roads can be a little confusing though

Thank 327sandy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Harrison Park and its cross-the-valley neighbor, Colton Point, form "Pennsylvania's Grand Canyon." Definitely worth a visit if you're in the area. And nearby Wellsboro is a cute, quaint town worth an overnight stay. My only problem is with the "grand canyon" label - over the...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While in the area for a few days we traveled through the park and stopped to see the beautiful views. Worth a stop!

Thank missbetsy60
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Majestic view and twisty new blacktop road leading to top for us biker types. Great spot to hit while touring the Endless Mt area of Pa.

Thank Okoniewski
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We visited the park on out second day, after spending the first day taking in the canyon from the Rail Trail, it was neat knowing that while at the park we were up in some of the mountains we observed from the Rail Trail! This...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We are very casual hikers and found it somewhat difficult to navigate the park signs. We did find our way to Rim Trail and Barbour Trail. Both are quite easy and level. The Barbour Trail is deemed handicap accessible and had nice, flat gravel without...More

1  Thank DonnE57
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Colton Point State Park is the quiet side of the PA Grand Canyon. It has all the things that Leonard Harrison has but it's more rustic and nature oriented. We hiked the Rim Trail and enjoyed the solitude this trail offered. The vistas are awesome....More

Thank Camperjan
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We visited Colton Point first and admittedly didn't give it a chance. We didn't have a proper map and there is nothing or no one there to help. The views we did see were beautiful, but we never found the rim trail. You may prefer...More

Thank Kevots
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10 January 2017|
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Response from BrianB7661 | Reviewed this property |
I really no knowledge of this, however, I would say contacting the State Park Service would be a good place to start probably. You may also find information through the Chamber of Commerce in Wellsboro, Pa.
Karen B
21 September 2016|
Response from BrianB7661 | Reviewed this property |
Not really sure what you are asking ??
20 September 2016|
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Response from Karen B | Reviewed this property |
With the lack of rain this year many rivers are very low. I would check with PA. fish &game website for your answer too.