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), Warren (2), West Chester (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. Swatara State ParkHershey, Pennsylvania
13. La-Ho TrailHanover, Pennsylvania
14. Fort Washington State ParkFort Washington, Pennsylvania
15. Blue MarshReading, Pennsylvania
16. Bonner ParkGlen Mills, Pennsylvania
17. Stony Valley TrailDauphin/harrisburg, Pennsylvania
18. Oakbourne ParkWest Chester, Pennsylvania
19. McConnells Mill State ParkPortersville, Pennsylvania
20. Raccoon Creek State ParkHookstown, Pennsylvania
21. DarlingtonHarrisburg, Pennsylvania
22. Geisinger TrailsDanville, Pennsylvania
23. Big Pocono Game LandsTanneryville, Pennsylvania
24. Hopewell Furnace National Historic SiteElverson, Pennsylvania
25. Colton Point State ParkWellsboro, Pennsylvania
26. Laurel Ridge State ParkRockwood, Pennsylvania
27. Leonard Harrison State ParkWellsboro, Pennsylvania
28. Coal CrackerJim Thorpe, Pennsylvania
29. Kelly's RunHoltwood, Pennsylvania
30. AirfieldReading, Pennsylvania
31. Delaware Water Gap National Recreation AreaBushkill, Pennsylvania
32. Neshaminy State ParkBensalem, Pennsylvania
33. Norristown Farm State ParkNorristown, Pennsylvania
34. Presque Isle State ParkErie, Pennsylvania
35. Caledonia State ParkFayetteville, Pennsylvania
36. Jacobsburg Environmental Education CenterWind Gap, Pennsylvania
37. Joseph E. Ibberson Conservation AreaNewport, Pennsylvania
38. Raccoon Mountain TrailWilliamsport, Pennsylvania
39. Morrison Trail LoopWarren, Pennsylvania
40. Roaring Creek WatershedElysburg, Pennsylvania
41. Michaux State ForestChambersburg, Pennsylvania
42. IdlewoodLanghorne, Pennsylvania
43. Promised Land LakeGreentown, Pennsylvania
44. Nottingham County ParkNottingham, Pennsylvania
45. Liberty Twp State Game LandsDanville, Pennsylvania
46. Corry/ClymerCorry, Pennsylvania
47. Milton State ParkSunbury, Pennsylvania
48. Nockamixon State ParkQuakertown, Pennsylvania
49. Cook Forest State ParkCooksburg, Pennsylvania
50. Hills Creek State ParkWellsboro, Pennsylvania
51. Ricketts Glen State ParkBenton, Pennsylvania
52. Shikellamy State ParkSunbury, Pennsylvania
53. Susquehannock State ParkDrumore, Pennsylvania
54. Tyler State ParkNewtown, 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. Moraine State ParkNew Castle , Pennsylvania
65. BavingtonPittsburgh, Pennsylvania
66. Brady's Run County ParkBeaver Falls, 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