French Creek State Park
Fairmount explorers, ’tis the season to branch out and rediscover the Philadelphia area at its top five campgrounds.
Ice may not be your favorite topping on area highways, but for some winter sports enthusiasts, it’s ecstasy. Take ice fishermen for instance. When the region’s lakes and ponds freeze with a solid five inches of ice from shore to shore, there’s a boat load of cold water pan fish to be caught.
The Philadelphia region is home to a variety of beautiful and unique birds and wildlife, so pack a picnic and make a day of hanging in the wild!
There are more than 85,000 miles of streams and rivers, along with 4,000 inland lakes and ponds, that cover 160,000 acres of land in the Philly area, so put them to good use with our list of top spots for fishing.