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

Pennsylvania Great Outdoors: Announcing Fantastic Food Photo Contest

The Pennsylvania Great Outdoors Visitors Bureau is pleased to announce the start of their Fantastic Food Photo Contest. (more…)..

Cook Forest Photo of the Day

Early Springtime photo in Clarington. Courtesy of Clarington, PA- Forest County. (more…)..

December Happenings in the Pennsylvania’s Great Outdoors Region

December is a special time in Pennsylvania’s Great Outdoors region. (more…)..

Cook Forest Photo of the Day

Courtesy of Cook Forest Sawmill Center for the Arts. (more…)..


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