Westmoreland County has state parks, county parks, and other preserved lands where residents can enjoy fishing, hiking, biking, hunting, and all manner of recreational activities.

State Parks and Forests

Forbes State Forest


Keystone State Park

Phone: 724-668-2939

Manager: Kris Baker


Laurel Summit State Park

Phone: 724-238-6623

Manager: Corey Snyder


Linn Run State Park

Phone: 724-238-6623

Manager: Corey Snyder


Laurel Mountain State Park

Phone: 724-238-6623

Manager: Corey Snyder


Laurel Ridge State Park

Phone: 724-455-3744

Manager: Michael Mumau


County Trails

Coal and Coke Trail

Starts in Mt. Pleasant and heads west to Scottdale

Five Star Trail

Connects Greensburg to Youngwood, continuing to Armbrust

Westmoreland Heritage Trail

Connects Saltsburg to Trafford, with stops in Slickville and Delmont

Great Allegheny Passage

Access to the trail is located in Cedar Creek Park and West Newton

Little Crabtree Creek Trail

Starts in Twin Lakes Park and will eventually connect to Crabtree

County Parks

Cedar Creek Park

Located in Rostraver Township, 1/4 mile North of I-70 on Route 51

GPS address: 453 Evergreen Drive, Belle Vernon, PA 15012

Mammoth Park

Located in Mt. Pleasant Township, accessible via Route 981 and 982 from Latrobe and Greensburg

GPS address: 171 County Park Road, Mt. Pleasant, PA 15666

Northmoreland Park

Located in Allegheny Township, off of Route 356

GPS address: 280 Markle Road, Apollo, PA 15613

Twin Lakes Park

Located in Hempfield and Unity Townships, just east of Greensburg on Donohoe Road from Route 30

GPS address: 219 Twin Lakes Road, Latrobe, PA 15650

Bridgeport Dam

Accessible via Route 31, east of Mt. Pleasant

Chestnut Ridge Park

Accessible via Route 31, east of Donegal

Sewickley Creek Wetlands

Located near New Stanton, off of PA Turnpike-66

Ann Rudd Saxman Nature Park

Located two miles east of Greensburg, between Route 30 and Donohoe Road

Historic Hanna’s Town

Located three miles north of Greensburg, between US Route 119 and PA Route 819

GPS address: 809 Forbes Trail Road, Greensburg, PA 15601

State Game Lands

State Game Lands 42

Fairfield, Ligonier, and St. Clair Townships

State Game Lands 153

Bolivar and Fairfield Township

State Game Lands 296