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Harrison Hills Park

5200 Freeport Road

Harrison Hills Park in Harrison Township 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. The theme of the picnic groves and shelters is seeing birds, trees and plants: Wake Robin, Laurel, Buckeye and Overlook.  

Facilities & Features 

  • 500 acres with streams, waterfalls, 2 ponds
  • Birding area (over 180 species)
  • Children's Play Area  
  • Don't Tip the Wildlife Campaign  
  • Environmental Learning Center Handicapped Accessible 
  • Guided walks and nature camps
  • Shelter and Facility Rental  
  • Soccer Fields (3)
  • Trails (walking, jogging, hiking and biking)
  • Tree diversification (over 60 species)
  • Watts Memorial Overlook Handicapped Accessible  
  • Wildlife Observation Blind


Daniel McMahon

Sunday, May 13, 2018
Nice park. Well marked trails. Saw an eagle.

Shelley Smith

Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018
Hidden treasure full of wildlife! Great trails that are well blazed! Ponds, waterfalls, Great Horned Owls and Foxes! Hoping no one believes this...I love having this place to myself!

Adam Skorch

Saturday, March 24, 2018
Awesome views of the Allegheny river with cool trails! Whether you're looking for a hike or some challenges on a mountain bike, this is a good place!

Tia Sub

Monday, April 16, 2018
Kids love it. I like that adults can exercise while the kids play

Ellen Mahler

Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018
Easy hiking and love listening to the water flow through the creek the whole time. Such a relaxing place!

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