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), Philipsburg (2), Sunbury (2), Elverson (2)

Rank Hiking Trail Location
1. Ricketts Glen SP Falls Trail LoopBenton, Pennsylvania
2. French CreekElverson, 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. Valley Forge National Historical ParkKing of Prussia, Pennsylvania
9. Hickory Run State ParkJim Thorpe, Pennsylvania
10. High RocksTinicum, Pennsylvania
11. Gettysburg National BattlefieldGettysburg, Pennsylvania
12. Stony Valley TrailDauphin/harrisburg, Pennsylvania
13. La-Ho TrailHanover, Pennsylvania
14. Swatara State ParkHershey, Pennsylvania
15. Oakbourne ParkWest Chester, Pennsylvania
16. DarlingtonHarrisburg, Pennsylvania
17. McConnells Mill State ParkPortersville, Pennsylvania
18. Raccoon Creek State ParkHookstown, Pennsylvania
19. Geisinger TrailsDanville, Pennsylvania
20. Big Pocono Game LandsTanneryville, Pennsylvania
21. Colton Point State ParkWellsboro, Pennsylvania
22. Leonard Harrison State ParkWellsboro, Pennsylvania
23. Coal CrackerJim Thorpe, Pennsylvania
24. Fort Washington State ParkFort Washington, Pennsylvania
25. Blue MarshReading, Pennsylvania
26. Bonner ParkGlen Mills, 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. Tyler State ParkNewtown, Pennsylvania
53. Morrison Trail LoopWarren, Pennsylvania
54. Core Creek ParkLanghorne, Pennsylvania
55. Pinchot TrailThornhurst, Pennsylvania
56. Lorimer ParkAbington Township, Pennsylvania
57. Raymond B. Winter State ParkMifflingburg/Lewisburg, Pennsylvania
58. Duff ParkMurrysville, Pennsylvania
59. Salt Springs State ParkFranklin Township, Pennsylvania
60. East Bradford (Harmony Hill) Recreation AreaDowningtown, Pennsylvania
61. Governor DickMount Gretna, Pennsylvania
62. Blackie To Benner Run TrailPhilipsburg, Pennsylvania
63. BavingtonPittsburgh, Pennsylvania
64. Brady's Run County ParkBeaver Falls, Pennsylvania
65. Moraine State ParkNew Castle , Pennsylvania
66. Big Pocono State ParkStroudsburg, Pennsylvania
67. Okehocking PreserveWest Chester, Pennsylvania
68. John Heinz Wildlife PreservePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania
69. North ParkPittsburgh, Pennsylvania
70. Hartwood AcresPittsburgh, Pennsylvania
71. Boyce ParkPittsburgh, Pennsylvania
72. Belmont PlateauPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania
73. Fowlers Hollow State ParkNewville, Pennsylvania
74. Marsh Creek State ParkDownington, Pennsylvania
75. Nolde Forest Environmental Education CenterReading, Pennsylvania
76. Black Moshannon State ParkPhilipsburg, Pennsylvania
77. Kings Gap Environmental Education CenterCarlisle, Pennsylvania
78. Worlds End State ParkForksville, Pennsylvania
79. Rocky Gap (easy Loop)Warren, Pennsylvania
80. Prompton St ParkHonesdale, Pennsylvania
81. Two Mile Run County ParkOil City, Pennsylvania
82. Pine Creek Rail TrailJersey Shore, Pennsylvania
83. Allegrippis TrailsRaystown Lake, Pennsylvania
84. Sassafras LoopRothrock State Forest, Pennsylvania
85. Ridge Trail To Pole Steeple OverlookMt Holly Springs, Pennsylvania
86. Lehigh Gap Nature CenterJim Thorpe - Palmerton, Pennsylvania
87. Sugarloaf Mountain Bike AreaOhiopyle, Pennsylvania
88. Quebec Run Trails NearElliottsville, Pennsylvania
89. Great Allegheny PassageMckeesport, Pennsylvania
90. Hibernia Park - Cedar Hollow TrailCoatesville, Pennsylvania
91. Marsh Creek ParkEagle, Pennsylvania
92. Moon Lake ParkPlymouth, Pennsylvania
93. Park-harbor TrailNew Castle, Pennsylvania
94. Pohopoco TractAlbrightsville, Pennsylvania
95. Seven SpringsSomerset, Pennsylvania
96. KennerdellKennerdell, Pennsylvania
97. Evansburg State ParkCollegeville, Pennsylvania
98. Round TopAthens, Pennsylvania
99. Rattling CreekLykens, Pennsylvania
100. Bear Creek Mountain Resort & Conference CenterAllentown, Pennsylvania