Friends of Pennsylvania State Parks is a community organization and leading advocate of the Pennsylvania parks services.

Our Mission

Our Mission is to bring together the millions of people who enjoy our State Parks and to create community support for these treasures across our Commonwealth.

Supporting Our State Parks

May 24, 2014

Corbett opens state parks and forests to additional, restricted drilling

According to a press release from the governor's office, "Limited leasing will allow natural gas to be extracted from deep...
March 12, 2014

DC City Council opposes fracking in George Washington National Forest

The DC City Council yesterday passed a resolution opposing hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling for natural gas in...
January 27, 2014

NC and VA state parks set 2013 attendance records

North Carolina: Record-level attendance at North Carolina State Parks continued in 2013 Virginia: Virginia State Parks...