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Lightner Trail

  Lightner Trail is located quite a long drive from Lewistown but it is one of many great trails in this area. Spending too much time indoors got you down? No problem, Lightner Trail in Perry County, Pennsylvania is a really good place to spend some time. A visit to Pennsylvania is not complete without some hiking. At Lightner Trail you always meet someone from Loysville, and whitewater paddling is not for everyone but if it's for you then, we recommend Conewago
    Creek - West. Camping is available at Paradise Stream Family Campground, and you can take a little tour to Lake Kimberly Dam since you're here at Lightner Trail. A magnificent location to camp here at Lightner Trail is Dogwood Acres,
and a pleasant place to visit is Stamhaugh Hollow. Summer brings highs in the 80's to Lightner Trail; through summer nights temperatures are in the 60's. All through the winter highs are usually in the 30's, and night lows in the 10's for Lightner Trail. The amount of rain that falls at Lightner Trail is close to the national average. June is the wettest month with most rain, and January on the other hand is the driest. 

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These outdoors activities are available near Lightner Trail.
 Campgrounds Near Lightner Trail:
Colonel Denning State Park, Loysville , 2 miles away
Dogwood Acres, Newville , 4 miles away
Paradise Stream Family Campground, Loysville , 6 miles away
Kennedy Valley Recreation Area, Landisburg , 9 miles away
Shoop's Country Campground, Port Royal , 11 miles away
 Whitewater Near Lightner Trail:
Conewago Creek - West, Adams County , 20 miles away, Class III-V - 2 miles long (Buchanan Valley to Bridgeport)
Kishacoquillas Creek, Mifflin County , 22 miles away, Class I-III - 7 miles long (Reedsville to Juniata River)
Antietam Creek - East Branch, Franklin County , 26 miles away, Class I-IV - 9 miles long (Old Forge to confluence with West Branch)
Bermudian Creek, Adams / York County , 28 miles away, Class I-II - 13.1 miles long (Pennsylvania Route 94 to Conewago Creek)
 Public Lands Near Lightner Trail:
Catoctin Mountain Park, Thurmont - MD , 37 miles away
Appalachian National Scenic Trail, Harpers Ferry - WV , 57 miles away
Gifford Pinchot State Park, Pennsylvania , 39 miles away
 Hotels Near Lightner Trail:
Knights Inn Mifflintown, Mifflintown , 14 miles away
Rodeway Inn Shippensburg, Shippensburg , 14 miles away
Best Western Shippensburg Hotel, Shippensburg , 14 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites SHIPPENSBURG, Shippensburg , 14 miles away
Courtyard Shippensburg, Shippensburg , 15 miles away
 Lakes Near Lightner Trail
Clearview Reservoir, Juniata County , 14 miles away
Gunter Valley Reservoir, Franklin County , 19 miles away
Long Pine Run Reservoir, Adams County , 20 miles away

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