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Jakes Rock Overlook

Forest Road 492, Warren, PA
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Jakes Rocks

great place to visit with the whole family. the scenic overlooks are outstanding. nice trails to... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Kimio N

We came here in February and were deterred by icy slush. We came back today to see what Jakes Rocks... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2017
Jonathan K
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Forest Road 492, Warren, PA
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

great place to visit with the whole family. the scenic overlooks are outstanding. nice trails to walk and rocks to climb.

Thank Kimio N
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We came here in February and were deterred by icy slush. We came back today to see what Jakes Rocks is all about...and failed to find the main feature. The signage is not very helpful, the visitor center was closed so no help could be...More

Thank Jonathan K
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We tried to visit this location but only made around the first S turn before we were stopped by large amounts of slush on the road and had to back down to the curve to turn around. AWD and 4WD vehicles were able to traverse...More

1  Thank Jonathan K
Reviewed 15 February 2017

If you're in the Warren area, and hiking trails is what you like, you have to check out Jake's Rocks. The trails and the rocks are just great. And the views just beautiful!

Thank Willowkara
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Beautiful of Allegheny Reservoir and forest. Hiking is easy and it has huge rock formations and some nice trails.

Thank keith B
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We had been here before but just drove around the loop. This time we pulled into parking area on right & got out. It's a nice little hike with little lookout areas & if you go all the way to the right there's a huge...More

1  Thank scp427
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This was out of the way but worth the trip up the back ,logging , gravel road!! We took our corgi with us and she had a great time climbing the rocks!! Trail is a little challenging, not smooth and watch out for roots!!

Thank osumom31
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Nice hike. Gorgeous views, beautiful rocks/boulders. Watch for eagles flying over the dam on the overlooks.

Thank momdzall
Reviewed 11 August 2016

A great overlook! Not only is the view magnificent but the walk is actually the best part of it, with a winding trail that is easy for even the novice hiker it leads to the overlook. Then, it meanders around and through the rocks for...More

Thank Reg761
Reviewed 7 August 2016

The area, while not as built up as Rimrock down the road, is still worth a look. Plenty of paths around, leading to rock cliffs and forest clearings. The main overlook is easily accessible to children, and once you leave, there are 3 other overlooks...More

Thank Eric J
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