Little Buffalo State Park Trail

MODERATE 36 reviews

Little Buffalo State Park Trail is a 5.7 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Newport, Pennsylvania that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

5.7 miles
898 feet

dogs on leash

kid friendly



nature trips

trail running





wild flowers


4 months ago

Quick and easy afternoon hike.

8 months ago

Nice hike on a cool December day.

Monday, March 27, 2017

ita a nice walk not to much of a hike

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Absolutely love this park. It's so peaceful and the trails are very easy and brush free to navigate. Lots to do as well.

Monday, April 04, 2016

Weather was wet, but we had a nice time hiking the trails. Made the loop around the lake using the exercise trail, middle ridge trail, fisherman's trail and blue ball trail. The hiking is not too difficult and the trails are marked well. You do a little bit of climbing on middle ridge trial via switch backs. All in all it was a nice day.

Friday, September 25, 2015

LOOP: Blue Ball Trail - Exercise Trail - Middle Ridge Trail - Little Buffalo Creek Trail - Rail Road Trace Trail - Buffalo Ridge Trail - Mill Race Trai

My Favs: Buffalo Ridge & Middle Ridge Trails

Sunday, April 14, 2013

Easy to moderate hike around the lake. Some short climbs but a nice early season hike. I hiked this with a group of eight people some from the Sierra Club. Lots of nice wooden bridge stream crossings. We took our time so it was closer to 3 1/2 hours

Sunday, November 04, 2012

I love Little Buffalo so much, I got married there (at the mill). beautiful, peaceful, easy trails ~ great for hiking, running, picnicking, etc.

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

I have been wating to do this trail for years and I finally scheduled it in. This park is great for hiking, boating, fishing, swimming and camping. I hiked the Middle Ridge Trail, Little Buffalo Creek Trail, Buffalo Ridge Trail and the Mill Stone Trail to make one large loop around the lake. Middle Ridge Trail could be labled as difficult do to the switchbacks through the spurs and draws but most of the other trails are moderate. Keep and eye opened for wildlifeas you traverse across the narrow trails riddled with rocks I missed opportunities for pics of the wildlife because my eyes were looking down at the trail. Trail is very well established, a couple of directional signs are in need of fix up but the trail is unmistakable.

Monday, August 23, 2010

Easy to moderate hiking, some gradual inclines ... well maintained trails. The park has some cool sites. I prefer something a little more challenging

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