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), Reading (3), Wellsboro (3), Warren (2), Danville (2), Benton (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. 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. La-Ho TrailHanover, Pennsylvania
13. Swatara State ParkHershey, Pennsylvania
14. Oakbourne ParkWest Chester, Pennsylvania
15. McConnells Mill State ParkPortersville, Pennsylvania
16. Raccoon Creek State ParkHookstown, Pennsylvania
17. Geisinger TrailsDanville, Pennsylvania
18. Big Pocono Game LandsTanneryville, Pennsylvania
19. DarlingtonHarrisburg, Pennsylvania
20. Colton Point State ParkWellsboro, Pennsylvania
21. Leonard Harrison State ParkWellsboro, Pennsylvania
22. Coal CrackerJim Thorpe, Pennsylvania
23. Fort Washington State ParkFort Washington, Pennsylvania
24. Stony Valley TrailDauphin/harrisburg, 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. Presque Isle State ParkErie, Pennsylvania
32. Caledonia State ParkFayetteville, Pennsylvania
33. Jacobsburg Environmental Education CenterWind Gap, Pennsylvania
34. Joseph E. Ibberson Conservation AreaNewport, Pennsylvania
35. Morrison Trail LoopWarren, Pennsylvania
36. Raymond B. Winter State ParkMifflingburg/Lewisburg, Pennsylvania
37. Roaring Creek WatershedElysburg, Pennsylvania
38. Raccoon Mountain TrailWilliamsport, Pennsylvania
39. Michaux State ForestChambersburg, Pennsylvania
40. IdlewoodLanghorne, Pennsylvania
41. Promised Land LakeGreentown, Pennsylvania
42. Nottingham County ParkNottingham, Pennsylvania
43. Liberty Twp State Game LandsDanville, Pennsylvania
44. Hopewell Furnace National Historic SiteElverson, Pennsylvania
45. Corry/ClymerCorry, Pennsylvania
46. Milton State ParkSunbury, Pennsylvania
47. Nockamixon State ParkQuakertown, Pennsylvania
48. Cook Forest State ParkCooksburg, Pennsylvania
49. Hills Creek State ParkWellsboro, Pennsylvania
50. Laurel Ridge State ParkRockwood, Pennsylvania
51. Ricketts Glen State ParkBenton, Pennsylvania
52. Salt Springs State ParkFranklin Township, Pennsylvania
53. Shikellamy State ParkSunbury, Pennsylvania
54. Tyler State ParkNewtown, Pennsylvania
55. Core Creek ParkLanghorne, Pennsylvania
56. Pinchot TrailThornhurst, Pennsylvania
57. Lorimer ParkAbington Township, Pennsylvania
58. Duff ParkMurrysville, Pennsylvania
59. East Bradford (Harmony Hill) Recreation AreaDowningtown, Pennsylvania
60. Governor DickMount Gretna, Pennsylvania
61. Blackie To Benner Run TrailPhilipsburg, Pennsylvania
62. BavingtonPittsburgh, Pennsylvania
63. Brady's Run County ParkBeaver Falls, Pennsylvania
64. Moraine State ParkNew Castle , Pennsylvania
65. Big Pocono State ParkStroudsburg, Pennsylvania
66. Okehocking PreserveWest Chester, Pennsylvania
67. John Heinz Wildlife PreservePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania
68. North ParkPittsburgh, Pennsylvania
69. Hartwood AcresPittsburgh, Pennsylvania
70. Boyce ParkPittsburgh, Pennsylvania
71. Belmont PlateauPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania
72. Fowlers Hollow State ParkNewville, Pennsylvania
73. Marsh Creek State ParkDownington, Pennsylvania
74. Nolde Forest Environmental Education CenterReading, Pennsylvania
75. Norristown Farm State ParkNorristown, Pennsylvania
76. Black Moshannon State ParkPhilipsburg, Pennsylvania
77. Kings Gap Environmental Education CenterCarlisle, Pennsylvania
78. Worlds End State ParkForksville, Pennsylvania
79. White Oak ParkMcKeesport, Pennsylvania
80. Settlers Cabin ParkOakdale, Pennsylvania
81. Round Hill ParkElizabeth, Pennsylvania
82. Harrison Hills ParkNatrona Heights, Pennsylvania
83. Tionesta LakeTionesta, Pennsylvania
84. Rocky Gap (easy Loop)Warren, Pennsylvania
85. Prompton St ParkHonesdale, Pennsylvania
86. Two Mile Run County ParkOil City, Pennsylvania
87. Pine Creek Rail TrailJersey Shore, Pennsylvania
88. Allegrippis TrailsRaystown Lake, Pennsylvania
89. Sassafras LoopRothrock State Forest, Pennsylvania
90. Ridge Trail To Pole Steeple OverlookMt Holly Springs, Pennsylvania
91. Lehigh Gap Nature CenterJim Thorpe - Palmerton, Pennsylvania
92. Sugarloaf Mountain Bike AreaOhiopyle, Pennsylvania
93. Quebec Run Trails NearElliottsville, Pennsylvania
94. Great Allegheny PassageMckeesport, Pennsylvania
95. Hibernia Park - Cedar Hollow TrailCoatesville, Pennsylvania
96. Marsh Creek ParkEagle, Pennsylvania
97. Moon Lake ParkPlymouth, Pennsylvania
98. Park-harbor TrailNew Castle, Pennsylvania
99. Pohopoco TractAlbrightsville, Pennsylvania
100. Seven SpringsSomerset, Pennsylvania