Cherry Springs State Park, Pennsylvania, United States

Color Zone: Dark Blue
Is Camping Allowed? Yes
Entrance Fee? No
Description: Cherry Springs State Park is nearly as remote and wild today as it was two centuries ago. Named for the large stands of black cherry trees originally found in the area, the 82-acre state park is surrounded by the 262,000-acre Susquehannock State Forest. The Susquehannock Trail passes nearby and offers 85 miles of backpacking and hiking. Night sky enthusiasts flock to the park for its dark skies which are famous for great views of the Milky Way, planets, and hard-to-see astronomical objects and phenomena. SEASONS AND HOURS The park is open every day of the year, sunrise to sunset. Day use areas close at dusk. The Astronomy Field is open to registered users all night. Contact the Lyman Run State Park office for facility seasons and hours.

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