Buchanan’s Birthplace State Park

Buchanan’s Birthplace State Park

This park is nestled in the gap of Tuscarora Mountain. Dedicated in honor of the 15th president of the United States, this narrow, peaceful hollow is the site of James Buchanan's birthplace. A stone pyramid monument surrounded by majestic conifers stands

Address
6235 Aughwick Road, Fort Loudon, PA 17224-9801
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Website
https://www.dcnr.pa.gov/StateParks/FindAPark/BuchanansBirthp...
Phone
717-485-3948
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Coordinates
39.868435, -77.953242
Category
State Park
County
Franklin

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  • Backpacking

  • Big Trees

  • Bike Rentals

  • Biking

  • Boat Launches

  • Boat Mooring

  • Boat Rentals

  • Boating

  • Cabins

  • Camping

  • Camping Cottages

  • Canoeing/Kayaking

  • Cross-Country Skiing

  • Disc Golf

  • Downhill Skiing

  • Dump Station

  • Ed. Programs

  • Electric Boating

  • Fishing

  • Golf

  • Groves

  • Hiking

  • Historic Places

  • Horseback Riding

  • Hunting

  • Ice Boating

  • Ice Fishing

  • Ice Skating

  • Motor Boating

  • Mountain Biking

  • Natural Areas

  • Org. Group Cabins

  • Org. Group Tent

  • Orienteering

  • Pavilion

  • Pet Camping

  • Picnicking

  • Rock Climbing

  • Roller Blading

  • Sailing

  • Scenic Views

  • Scuba Diving

  • Sightseeing

  • Sledding

  • Snowmobile

  • Swimming

  • Theaters

  • Theatre/Amphitheatre

  • Walled Tents

  • White Water Boating

  • Wildlife Watching

  • Yurts

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