0.3 Miles / 0.5 km
Time to Hike:
~9 minutes
PA Wilds
Surface Type:
Universal Access
Leonard Harrison State Park
Wellsboro, Pennsylvania
41.696834, -77.454491
June 03, 2019
September 15, 2023
79 '

Total Change
88 '

88 '


The Main Lookout Trail at Leonard Harrison State Park in Wellsboro, Pennsylvania is an easy 0.3-mile out-and-back trail that leads to an amazing lookout point above the Grand Canyon of Pennsylvania.

Trail Description
This trail starts at the main parking lot at the park and runs south following the fence with various overlook points along the way. The trail is mostly flat, with stairs near the end that lead to the best lookout point; however, you really do not need to walk very far for a view.

Universally Accessible
The trail is wheelchair accessible for almost the entire length, except for the few staircases near the end.

Dogs are allowed on leash and their waste must be carried out.

Parking can be found at the large parking lot at the parking coordinates provided. This is a very popular spot, so be prepared to share the view on weekends. Weekday evenings and mornings are a lot quieter.

There's a small gift shop located near the parking area where you can also buy water. There's also a seasonal water fountain available.

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  1. Parking

    41.696834, -77.454491
  2. Main Trailhead

    41.69614, -77.454806
  3. Leonard Harrison lookout

    41.695064, -77.455611
    Leonard Harrison lookout
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0.3 miles / 0.5 km
Trail added
June 03, 2019
Hiked on
May 31, 2019
Updated on
September 15, 2023
0.3 miles / 0.5 km
October 07, 2023
Renovations to parking area look nice - amazing views as always - near peak foliage to enjoy!
0.3 miles / 0.5 km
September 15, 2023
Parking lot construction is nearly complete and the trails are open once again. Beautiful view of the PA Grand Canyon during a Friday sunset.
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0.3 miles / 0.5 km
May 11, 2021
Dogs Hiking
0.3 miles / 0.5 km
May 11, 2021
Enjoyed a nice sunset
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