Clarence Schock Park at Governor Dick

Hike to the summit of the Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick to catch a 360-degree view of Lebanon County and the surrounding four counties including Lancaster, Dauphin, Berks, and York from the top of the famous Governor Dick Tower. The entire park offers over 14 miles (1,100 acres) of hiking, biking, and horse trails and provides habitat for many animal and bird species.

Fall Foliage Views

Climb the Governor Dick Observation Tower for a bird’s eye view of fall foliage across five counties. As you make your way to the tower, enjoy the forested trails that weave their way through the 1,105-acre Clarence Shock Memorial Park.

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  • There is a lovely variety of hiking in this park. One of the most popular hikes is to the Observation Tower at the center of the park. There are various bouldering opportunities along some trails.

What Locals Love About It. 

  • “Easy hike with a spectacular view if you climb tower. Beautiful foliage and dog friendly. Good hike for all ages. Visit environmental center either before or after to see live bee hive and other interesting things. Nice area.” – William S. via

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