Highpoint Scenic Vista & Recreation Area

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High Point Scenic Area Facing North

79 acres of scenic meadowlands located on top of a hill over-looking the Susquehanna River. This park was created in 2007 and provides spectacular views of the Susquehanna River. The 193-mile Mason-Dixon Trail runs through the park.

Park Brochure & Map

Click here to check out the Susquehanna Heritage Park Master Site Plan. (As this is a large document, it make take a few minutes to download). 

Directions:

ADDRESS: 1199 Hilts Road, Wrightsville, PA 17368

From ROUTE 30 (east or west):

  • EXIT @ Wrightsville (to RT. 462)
  • TURN south on Cool Springs Road to traffic light for .7 miles
  • PROCEED (south) straight through traffic light (crossing over Route 462)
  • TURN LEFT on Knights View Road for .9 miles
  • TURN LEFT on Hilts Road
  • PARKING LOT on immediate right.
  • TOTAL TIME FROM ROUTE 30 IS 10 MINUTES

 


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Facilities:

 

Restroom, hiking trail, scenic views, picnic tables, bird watching and fountain (at top of hill).

 

Features:

Hiking Trail: ADA ½ mile trail from parking lot to top of hill. The trail has a gentle incline from parking lot to top. Rock benches are spaced along the trail for hikers convenience

Resting seats along the trail
Resting seats along the trail

 

Scenic Area Facing SouthFacing South
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History Hike
History Hike
Summer Solstice Sunrise 6-20-08
Summer Solstice Sunrise 6-20-08