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