The Best Hiking Trails in Pennsylvania

Most Popular Pennsylvania Hiking Trails

We've ranked the best places to hike in Pennsylvania using our unique hiking trail popularity algorithm that accounts for the average rating and number of reviews for a trail, the number of people who have hiked or wish they could hike at that hiking trail. Sign up for a free account and vote for your favorite hiking trails by submitting a trail review or creating a hiking wishlist today!

New! Find the best hiking trails by city:
Pittsburgh (4), Wellsboro (3), Reading (3), Sunbury (2), Langhorne (2), West Chester (2)

Rank Hiking Trail Location
1. French CreekElverson, Pennsylvania
2. Ricketts Glen SP Falls Trail LoopBenton, Pennsylvania
3. Merli-SarnoskiCarbondale, Pennsylvania
4. Pine Grove Furnace State ParkGardners, Pennsylvania
5. Peace Valley ParkNew Britain Township, Pennsylvania
6. Roaring RunApollo, Pennsylvania
7. Oil Creek State ParkOil City, Pennsylvania
8. Hickory Run State ParkJim Thorpe, Pennsylvania
9. Valley Forge National Historical ParkKing of Prussia, Pennsylvania
10. High RocksTinicum, Pennsylvania
11. Gettysburg National BattlefieldGettysburg, Pennsylvania
12. Swatara State ParkHershey, Pennsylvania
13. Fort Washington State ParkFort Washington, Pennsylvania
14. Blue MarshReading, Pennsylvania
15. Bonner ParkGlen Mills, Pennsylvania
16. Stony Valley TrailDauphin/harrisburg, Pennsylvania
17. La-Ho TrailHanover, Pennsylvania
18. Oakbourne ParkWest Chester, Pennsylvania
19. DarlingtonHarrisburg, Pennsylvania
20. McConnells Mill State ParkPortersville, Pennsylvania
21. Raccoon Creek State ParkHookstown, Pennsylvania
22. Geisinger TrailsDanville, Pennsylvania
23. Big Pocono Game LandsTanneryville, Pennsylvania
24. Colton Point State ParkWellsboro, Pennsylvania
25. Leonard Harrison State ParkWellsboro, Pennsylvania
26. Coal CrackerJim Thorpe, Pennsylvania
27. Kelly's RunHoltwood, Pennsylvania
28. AirfieldReading, Pennsylvania
29. Delaware Water Gap National Recreation AreaBushkill, Pennsylvania
30. Neshaminy State ParkBensalem, Pennsylvania
31. Norristown Farm State ParkNorristown, Pennsylvania
32. Presque Isle State ParkErie, Pennsylvania
33. Caledonia State ParkFayetteville, Pennsylvania
34. Jacobsburg Environmental Education CenterWind Gap, Pennsylvania
35. Joseph E. Ibberson Conservation AreaNewport, Pennsylvania
36. Roaring Creek WatershedElysburg, Pennsylvania
37. Raccoon Mountain TrailWilliamsport, Pennsylvania
38. Michaux State ForestChambersburg, Pennsylvania
39. IdlewoodLanghorne, Pennsylvania
40. Promised Land LakeGreentown, Pennsylvania
41. Nottingham County ParkNottingham, Pennsylvania
42. Liberty Twp State Game LandsDanville, Pennsylvania
43. Hopewell Furnace National Historic SiteElverson, Pennsylvania
44. Corry/ClymerCorry, Pennsylvania
45. Milton State ParkSunbury, Pennsylvania
46. Nockamixon State ParkQuakertown, Pennsylvania
47. Cook Forest State ParkCooksburg, Pennsylvania
48. Hills Creek State ParkWellsboro, Pennsylvania
49. Laurel Ridge State ParkRockwood, Pennsylvania
50. Ricketts Glen State ParkBenton, Pennsylvania
51. Shikellamy State ParkSunbury, Pennsylvania
52. Susquehannock State ParkDrumore, Pennsylvania
53. Tyler State ParkNewtown, Pennsylvania
54. Morrison Trail LoopWarren, Pennsylvania
55. Core Creek ParkLanghorne, Pennsylvania
56. Pinchot TrailThornhurst, Pennsylvania
57. Lorimer ParkAbington Township, Pennsylvania
58. Raymond B. Winter State ParkMifflingburg/Lewisburg, Pennsylvania
59. Duff ParkMurrysville, Pennsylvania
60. Salt Springs State ParkFranklin Township, Pennsylvania
61. East Bradford (Harmony Hill) Recreation AreaDowningtown, Pennsylvania
62. Governor DickMount Gretna, Pennsylvania
63. Blackie To Benner Run TrailPhilipsburg, Pennsylvania
64. BavingtonPittsburgh, Pennsylvania
65. Brady's Run County ParkBeaver Falls, Pennsylvania
66. Moraine State ParkNew Castle , Pennsylvania
67. Big Pocono State ParkStroudsburg, Pennsylvania
68. Okehocking PreserveWest Chester, Pennsylvania
69. John Heinz Wildlife PreservePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania
70. North ParkPittsburgh, Pennsylvania
71. Hartwood AcresPittsburgh, Pennsylvania
72. Boyce ParkPittsburgh, Pennsylvania
73. Belmont PlateauPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania
74. Fowlers Hollow State ParkNewville, Pennsylvania
75. Marsh Creek State ParkDownington, Pennsylvania
76. Nolde Forest Environmental Education CenterReading, Pennsylvania
77. Black Moshannon State ParkPhilipsburg, Pennsylvania
78. Kings Gap Environmental Education CenterCarlisle, Pennsylvania
79. Worlds End State ParkForksville, Pennsylvania
80. Rocky Gap (easy Loop)Warren, Pennsylvania
81. Prompton St ParkHonesdale, Pennsylvania
82. Two Mile Run County ParkOil City, Pennsylvania
83. Pine Creek Rail TrailJersey Shore, Pennsylvania
84. Allegrippis TrailsRaystown Lake, Pennsylvania
85. Sassafras LoopRothrock State Forest, Pennsylvania
86. Ridge Trail To Pole Steeple OverlookMt Holly Springs, Pennsylvania
87. Lehigh Gap Nature CenterJim Thorpe - Palmerton, Pennsylvania
88. Sugarloaf Mountain Bike AreaOhiopyle, Pennsylvania
89. Quebec Run Trails NearElliottsville, Pennsylvania
90. Great Allegheny PassageMckeesport, Pennsylvania
91. Hibernia Park - Cedar Hollow TrailCoatesville, Pennsylvania
92. Marsh Creek ParkEagle, Pennsylvania
93. Moon Lake ParkPlymouth, Pennsylvania
94. Park-harbor TrailNew Castle, Pennsylvania
95. Pohopoco TractAlbrightsville, Pennsylvania
96. Seven SpringsSomerset, Pennsylvania
97. KennerdellKennerdell, Pennsylvania
98. Evansburg State ParkCollegeville, Pennsylvania
99. Round TopAthens, Pennsylvania
100. Rattling CreekLykens, Pennsylvania