Pennsylvania has over 80,000 miles of streams and waterways, and we have the highest stream density of any state! We are indeed a well drained land, and you can scarce find a place to throw a rock that won’t hit a stream. Find out more about a water heritage and the important factors that have come together to make our home so replete with waterways.

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Create a DIY Watershed!

Create a DIY Watershed!

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Lower Trail

Stroll along the Lower (pronounced lau-er) Trail and keep an eye out for rare bird species.

128 E 1st St

128 E 1st St, Williamsburg, PA 16693, USA

Talleyrand Park

Explore the historic features of Talleyrand Park including the Edible Landscape Garden, the Freight House, the Sculpture Garden, and the bridges that cross Spring Creek.

Bellefonte Historical Railroad Society a

320 W High St, Bellefonte, PA 16823, USA

Millbrook Marsh Nature Center

Did you know that you have two types of wetlands in your own backyard?

Millbrook Marsh Nature Center

548 Puddintown Rd, State College, PA 16801, USA

Poe Paddy State Park

Take a scenic walk along the Pennsylvania Mid State Trail and through the 250-foot Paddy Mountain Railroad Tunnel at Poe Paddy State Park.

Tunnel Spur Road

Tunnel Spur Rd, Woodward, PA 16882, USA