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

Rhonda’s Grapevine: Cook Forest PA Is Your Next Staycation Spot

If you’re looking to take a trip but don’t want to spend too much on airfare, lodging, parking, and other expenses that accrue when traveling, a “staycation” just might be the perfect choice f..

Marine Makes Quilts to Overcome PTSD

COOKSBURG, Pa. -   You could say Danny Woodfill doesn’t look like a stereotypical quilter. ..

PA Great Outdoors: 29 Years of Friendly Deer at Cook Forest’s Double Diamond Deer Ranch

CLARINGTON, Pa. – A few miles south of Cook Forest State Park on PA Route 36, the popular ..

MacBeth’s to Host Bigfoot Event in July

COOKSBURG, Pa. (EYT) – MacBeth's Cabins in Cook Forest will be hosting a special Bigfoot even..


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