Explore Cook Forest

Your guide to the Cook Forest area.

Cook Forest State Park encompasses 11,536 acres in northwestern Pennsylvania. Bordered by the picturesque Clarion River, the park is most known for virgin white pine, and hemlock timber stands. Classified as a National Natural Landmark by the National Park Service, Cook Forest State Park is often referred to as the “Black Forest” of Pennsylvania.

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What's Happening in Cook Forest

Family Fun Fest to Be Held at Verna Leith Sawmill Theater on Saturday

COOKSBURG, Pa. (EYT) - A special Family Fun Fest event is being held at the Verna Leith Sawmill Theater on Saturday, August 24. (more…)..

PA Great Outdoors: True Tales of the Clarion River – Story by Charles Hummel of Fisher

In celebration of the Clarion River’s status as Pennsylvania’s 2019 River of the Year, the ..

Rhonda’s Grapevine: PA Winery Getaway: What You Should Pack

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The Pickle Barrel: More Than Your Average Gift Shop

COOKSBURG, Pa. (EYT) - Shoppers may be surprised to discover far more than your average gift sh..


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