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), Langhorne (2), Elverson (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. 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. Pinchot TrailThornhurst, Pennsylvania
52. Lorimer ParkAbington Township, Pennsylvania
53. Raymond B. Winter State ParkMifflingburg/Lewisburg, Pennsylvania
54. Duff ParkMurrysville, Pennsylvania
55. Salt Springs State ParkFranklin Township, Pennsylvania
56. Morrison Trail LoopWarren, Pennsylvania
57. East Bradford (Harmony Hill) Recreation AreaDowningtown, Pennsylvania
58. Governor DickMount Gretna, Pennsylvania
59. Blackie To Benner Run TrailPhilipsburg, Pennsylvania
60. Moraine State ParkNew Castle , Pennsylvania
61. BavingtonPittsburgh, Pennsylvania
62. Brady's Run County ParkBeaver Falls, Pennsylvania
63. Okehocking PreserveWest Chester, Pennsylvania
64. John Heinz Wildlife PreservePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania
65. North ParkPittsburgh, Pennsylvania
66. Hartwood AcresPittsburgh, Pennsylvania
67. Boyce ParkPittsburgh, Pennsylvania
68. Belmont PlateauPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania
69. Fowlers Hollow State ParkNewville, Pennsylvania
70. Marsh Creek State ParkDownington, Pennsylvania
71. Nolde Forest Environmental Education CenterReading, Pennsylvania
72. Black Moshannon State ParkPhilipsburg, Pennsylvania
73. Kings Gap Environmental Education CenterCarlisle, Pennsylvania
74. Worlds End State ParkForksville, Pennsylvania
75. Blue MarshReading, Pennsylvania
76. Rocky Gap (easy Loop)Warren, Pennsylvania
77. Prompton St ParkHonesdale, Pennsylvania
78. Two Mile Run County ParkOil City, Pennsylvania
79. Pine Creek Rail TrailJersey Shore, Pennsylvania
80. Allegrippis TrailsRaystown Lake, Pennsylvania
81. Sassafras LoopRothrock State Forest, Pennsylvania
82. Ridge Trail To Pole Steeple OverlookMt Holly Springs, Pennsylvania
83. Lehigh Gap Nature CenterJim Thorpe - Palmerton, Pennsylvania
84. Sugarloaf Mountain Bike AreaOhiopyle, Pennsylvania
85. Quebec Run Trails NearElliottsville, Pennsylvania
86. Great Allegheny PassageMckeesport, Pennsylvania
87. Hibernia Park - Cedar Hollow TrailCoatesville, Pennsylvania
88. Marsh Creek ParkEagle, Pennsylvania
89. Moon Lake ParkPlymouth, Pennsylvania
90. Park-harbor TrailNew Castle, Pennsylvania
91. Pohopoco TractAlbrightsville, Pennsylvania
92. Seven SpringsSomerset, Pennsylvania
93. KennerdellKennerdell, Pennsylvania
94. Evansburg State ParkCollegeville, Pennsylvania
95. Round TopAthens, Pennsylvania
96. Rattling CreekLykens, Pennsylvania
97. Bear Creek Mountain Resort & Conference CenterAllentown, Pennsylvania
98. Nockamixon State ParkOttsville, Pennsylvania
99. Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic SiteGallitzin, Pennsylvania
100. Fort Necessity National BattlefieldFarmington, Pennsylvania