Harrison Hills Park

5200 Freeport Road
Natrona Heights, PA 15065 [ map ] [ website ]
Phone: 724-295-3570

Description

Harrison Hills Park occupies the extreme northeast portion of Allegheny County, bordering the Allegheny River and offering a magnificent overlook in which the viewer can see three other counties --- Westmoreland, Butler and Armstrong.

Th 500-acre park features streams, waterfalls, two ponds, a children's play area and three soccer fields.

Harrison Hill's beautiful picnic groves and shelters are named after seeing birds, trees and plants: Wake Robin, Laurel, Buckeye and Overlook.

Just north of the park's entrance is the eastern trailhead of the 35.7-mile hiking trail named in honor of environmentalist Rachel Carson (19071964).

Hours of operation

Daily, dawn to dusk.

Parking

Free, on-site parking is available.

In partnership with Pittsburgh A&E Group