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Directions to Parks

NEW for 2021!

A GPS Location link has been added on each Tail page this year, directly underneath the park location information. Click on it for a Google Map that shows the location of the park, to which you can get driving directions.

2021 Tail Locations

PLEASE NOTE: This is no longer an interactive map; please visit the Tail pages for specific GPS coordinate locations. For a printable version of these directions or a schedule of activities at these parks, please visit our Downloads page to obtain copies that you can print out and keep with you.

Note: All directions begin from Lebanon Community Library, 125 North 7th Street, Lebanon,
PA 17046.

Boxcar Rocks #211 State Game Land (Tiger)

Gold Mine Road, Jonestown, PA 17038

Hours: Dawn to dusk, unless otherwise posted

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Directions to Park: Turn right onto 7th Street and then turn right onto Willow Street. Turn right onto 9th Street and head north. Turn left onto 72-N and continue approximately 12 miles. Continue on 443-E for another 2 miles then turn left onto old Mine Road and follow for another 4.3 miles. The parking area for Boxcar Rocks is on the right a short drive after the parking lot for Stoney Valley Railroad.

Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick (Skunk)

3283 Pinch Road, Mount Gretna, PA 17064

Hours: Dawn to dusk, unless otherwise posted

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Directions to Park: Head south on North 7th Street toward Willow Street. Turn right on Cumberland Street and then left onto 10th Street/PA-72. Turn right onto Colebrook Road/PA-241 and continue across 322 to follow Butler Road for approximately 7 miles. Turn left onto 117 and continue .9 miles to the parking area on the right.

Coleman Memorial Park (Pig)

1400 West Maple Street, Lebanon, PA 17046

Hours: 7am to dusk, unless otherwise posted

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Directions to Park: Head south on North 7th Street then turn right onto Willow Street. Turn right onto N 9th Street. Turn left onto Maple Street/PA-72. After Turkey Hill, turn left onto Bashore Drive. Continue to the playground and park in the small parking area on the left in front of the playground.

Fairlane Ave Park (Scorpion)

41 South Fairlane Avenue

Myerstown, PA 17067

Hours: Dawn to dusk, unless otherwise posted

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Directions to Park: Head south on North 7th Street toward Cumberland Street. Turn left onto Walnut Street and continue approximately 2 miles to bear right onto US-422 E. Take the immediate right for King Street near Penn DOT. Continue on King Street for approximately 6 miles. Turn left onto South Fairlane Avenue. Turn right into park entrance after Sterling Drive.

Gloninger Woods Park (Chameleon)

22nd Street, Lebanon, PA

Hours: Dawn to dusk, unless otherwise posted

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Directions to Park: Follow 7th Street toward Cumberland Street (US-422 West). Stay on US-422 West approximately 1.6 miles to Lebanon Valley Mall. Turn left at the traffic light for 22nd Street and proceed to stop sign. Turn right onto Chestnut Street and then make an immediate left to continue on 22nd Street. The park entrance is on your right across from the townhouses.

H.M. Levitz Memorial Park (Stingray)

28 Park Drive, Grantville, PA 17028

Hours: Dawn to dusk, unless otherwise posted.

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Directions to Parking Area: Head south on North 7th Street and then make an immediate right onto Willow Street. Turn right on 9th Street/PA-72 North, and then left on Maple Street/PA-72 North. Continue on PA-72 North for approximately 7 miles. Merge right onto US-22 W (2nd ramp on right) and continue on US-22 W for approximately 6 miles. Turn right onto Harrison School Road then turn left onto PA-443 W. Turn left onto Park Drive and continue to the park entrance on the left. Park in small parking area just inside the park entrance on the right.

Jonestown Community Park (Monkey)

295 S Mill Street, Jonestown, PA 17038

Hours: Dawn to dusk, unless otherwise posted

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Directions to Park: Turn left onto 7th Street and continue on 7th Street/Route 343. Follow Route 343 N for approximately 2.5 miles. Turn left on Greble Road and continue for approximately 3 miles. Turn left onto Market Street and make an immediate left onto S Mill Street. Turn right onto Hazel Street then turn left into parking area.

Lebanon Valley Rail Trail – Mt. Gretna (Chipmunk)

Timber Road, Mt. Gretna, PA 17064

Hours: Dawn to dusk, unless otherwise posted

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Directions to Park: Head south on North 7th Street toward Willow Street. Turn right onto Cumberland Street and then left onto 10th Street/PA-72. Turn right onto Colebrook Road/PA-241 and continue across 322 to follow Butler Road for approximately 7 miles. Turn right onto 117 and then turn right onto Timber Road. Continue to the parking area on the right.

Lenni Lenape Park (Squirrel)

723 Narrows Drive, Lebanon, PA 17046

Hours: Dawn to dusk, unless otherwise posted

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Directions to Park: Turn left onto 7th Street then turn right onto Maple Street. Follow Maple Street for 1 mile then take a slight right for Weavertown Road. Turn left onto Narrows Drive then turn left at park entrance.

Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area (Horse)

100 Museum Drive, Stevens, PA 17578

Hours: (Trails) Dawn to dusk, unless otherwise posted; (Visitor’s Center) 8a-4p Tuesday to Saturday, 12p-5p Sunday, closed Monday.

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Directions to Parking Area: Head south on North 7th Street toward Willow Street. Turn left onto Walnut Street. Turn right onto South 5th Avenue/PA-897. Follow PA-897 for approximately 6 miles. Turn left onto PA-419 N/PA-897. Turn right onto Hopeland Road/Kleinfeltersville Road and continue approximately 3 miles. Turn left after the dam onto Millstone Road. Continue approximately .5 miles and turn left into the second parking area on the left.

North Londonderry Township Trails (Peacock)

655 East Ridge Road, Palmyra, PA 17078

Hours: Dawn to dusk, unless otherwise posted

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Directions to the Parking Area: Follow 7th St toward Cumberland St/US-422 W. Stay on US-422 W for 9 miles. Turn right on North Forge Road. After approximately 1 mile, turn left on East Ridge Road. Turn right at the North Londonderry Township building. Make a right and follow the gravel road toward the recycling/compost site and walking trails. Park in the gravel lot near the park map.

Quittie Creek Nature Park (Beaver)

536 Bachman Road, Annville, PA 17003

Hours: Dawn to dusk, unless otherwise posted

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Directions to Parking Area: Head south on North 7th Street toward Willow Street. Turn right into Cumberland Street/US-422 W. Follow US-422 W for approximately 5 miles. Turn left on Bachman Road before reaching the Annville Library. Park in the parking area closest to the wooden bridge.

South Hills Park (Fox)

1100 South Lincoln Avenue, Lebanon, PA 17042

Hours: Dawn to dusk, unless otherwise posted

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Directions to Parking Area: Head south on 7th Street toward Cumberland Street. Make a right onto Cumberland Street and then make a quick left to remain on 7th Street. Turn left onto Walnut Street and continue 0.5 miles. Turn right onto Lincoln Avenue and continue straight through several traffic lights to the stop sign. Go straight at the stop sign then turn left into the parking area.

Swatara State Park (White-tailed Deer)

State Park Lane, Jonestown, PA 17038

Hours: Dawn to dusk, unless otherwise posted

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Directions to Parking Area: Head south on 7th Street and turn right onto Willow Street. Turn right on North 9th Street and continue toward PA-72 North. Follow PA-72 N past Route 22 and Lickdale for approximately 13 miles. Pass the Pennsylvania State Police barracks and Trout Run Trail Head Entrance. Continue on 443-E for 1 mile then turn right onto State Park Lane. Follow gravel driveway to the second parking area on the left.

Union Canal Tunnel Park - South (Alligator)

25th Street and Union Canal Drive, Lebanon, PA 17046

Hours: Dawn to dusk, unless otherwise posted

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Directions to Park: Turn left onto N 7th Street then turn left onto Lehman Street and continue approximately 1.5 miles. Turn right onto 25th Street then turn left into park entrance.

 

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