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

B.Y.O.B. (Bring Your Own Boat): Portland Mills-Arroyo Event Set for Thursday

COOKSBURG, Pa. (EYT) – Bring your own boat, beverage, and...bananas, for an interpretive guided float down the National Wild & Scenic Clarion River on Thursday, June 24. (more…)..

Pennsylvania Great Outdoors Visitors Bureau Holding New Summer Selfie Contest

CLARION/FOREST/JEFFERSON CO., Pa. - The Pennsylvania Great Outdoors Visitors Bureau has announc..

Friends of Cook Forest Series: Ancient Oaks & Peculiar Trees of the Deer Meadow Old Growth Area Set for Saturday

COOKSBURG, Pa. (EYT) - A special fundraiser and hike is scheduled for Saturday, June 19, in Coo..

Kalyumet Fore Fun, Campground Offers Fun for the Entire Family

LUCINDA, Pa. (EYT) – Rain or shine, Mark and Becky Wineman have the entertainment spot for th..


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