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Hiking Eastern Pennsylvania: Three Amazing Waterfall Hikes

Spring is here! And there's nothing better to do on a warm spring day than having an adventure around cool, cascading waterfalls. And you don’t have to go far from Philadelphia or hike deep into the woods to find four of Eastern Pennsylvania’s best spots. Though all boast similarly stunning views, each is uniquely beautiful, and all are impressive no matter the season.
Ricketts Glen State Park
Ricketts Glen is one of Eastern Pennsylvania's most sought after camping and hiking destinations. And with good reason.  Take the 7.2 mile Falls Trail if you’re up for a challenge and you’ll be rewarded with views of over 20 waterfalls ranging in size from 11 to 94 feet. Smaller, shorter hikes like the Ganoga View, Adams and Evergreen Trails  are an option if a strenuous 7+ mile hike isn’t your cup of tea.

It's also an incredible camping destination, but if you're planning a trip there, reserve sites well in advance. The park is popular; trails will be crowded on nice days, and c…

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