#19 of 115 state parks in Pennsylvania

Best trails in Nockamixon State Park

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Looking for a great trail in Nockamixon State Park, Pennsylvania? AllTrails has 9 great hiking trails, running trails, walking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 7 moderate trails in Nockamixon State Park ranging from 2.6 to 9.9 miles and from 400 to 534 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description
Nockamixon State Park, located in Bucks County, has plenty to offer for visitors interested in exploring the outdoors. It is one of the most popular state parks in southeastern Pennsylvania due to its vast network of hiking trails and other activities. Lake Nockamixon is a popular spot to boat and fish.
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Map of trails in Nockamixon State Park
Park information
Acreage
5286 acres
Park hours
Monday
dawn - dusk
Tuesday
dawn - dusk
Wednesday
dawn - dusk
Thursday
dawn - dusk
Friday
dawn - dusk
Saturday
dawn - dusk
Sunday
dawn - dusk
Mailing address
Nockamixon State Park
1542 Mountain View Dr.
Quakertown, PA 18951
Contact
215-529-7300
Top trails (9)
#1 - Lake Nockamixon Area Trail
Nockamixon State Park
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Length: 5 mi • Est. 2 h 16 m
This park may experience temporary closures. Please check the following site for more information: https://www.dcnr.pa.gov/StateParks/FindAPark/NockamixonStatePark/Pages/default.aspx NOTE: Part of thShow more
#2 - Jay Walk, South Park, Cold Spot and Hammer Trail
Nockamixon State Park
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Length: 7.9 mi • Est. 3 h 28 m
Note: The facilities and parking lot are closed due to COVID-19. However, the trails remain open. For more information, please see https://www.dcnr.pa.gov/StateParks/FindAPark/NockamixonStatePark/PageShow more
#3 - Lake Nockamixon Quarry Trail
Nockamixon State Park
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Length: 2.6 mi • Est. 1 h 12 m
Lake Nockamixon Quarry Trail is a 2.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Quakertown, Pennsylvania that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarilShow more
#4 - Mink Trail
Nockamixon State Park
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Length: 2.7 mi • Est. 1 h 12 m
Mink Trail is a 2.7 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Perkasie, Pennsylvania that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best uShow more
#5 - Sterner Mill and Old High Bridge Trail
Nockamixon State Park
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Length: 2.9 mi • Est. 1 h 18 m
Sterner Mill and Old High Bridge Trail is a 2.9 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Perkasie, Pennsylvania that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offerShow more
#6 - Elephant Trail
Nockamixon State Park
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Length: 2.7 mi • Est. 1 h 11 m
Elephant Trail is a 2.7 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Perkasie, Pennsylvania that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is beShow more
#7 - Cold Spot and Hammer Trail Loop
Nockamixon State Park
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Length: 3 mi • Est. 1 h 19 m
Cold Spot and Hammer Trail Loop is a 3 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Ottsville, Pennsylvania that features a river. The trail is good for all skill levels and offers a number of actShow more
#8 - Mink, Church, and Elephant Trail Loop
Nockamixon State Park
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Length: 9.9 mi • Est. 4 h 15 m
Mink, Church, and Elephant Trail Loop is a 9.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Ottsville, Pennsylvania that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of acShow more
#9 - Church Trail
Nockamixon State Park
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Length: 3.6 mi • Est. 1 h 30 m
Church Trail is a 3.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Perkasie, Pennsylvania that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is bestShow more