Codorus

State Park - Pennsylvania

Codorus State Park is located in Heidelberg, Manheim, Penn, and West Manheim Townships in southwestern York County, Pennsylvania. The park was created around Lake Marburg, an artificial lake covering 1,275 acres (516 ha), and is named for Codorus Creek, which forms the lake.

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Visitor Map of Codorus State Park (SP) in Pennsylvania. Published by Pennsylvania State Parks.Codorus - Visitor Map

Visitor Map of Codorus State Park (SP) in Pennsylvania. Published by Pennsylvania State Parks.

Water Depth Map of the Black Rock Shallows area of Lake Marburg at Codorus State Park (SP) in Pennsylvania. Published by Pennsylvania State Parks.Lake Marburg Water Depth - Black Rock Shallows

Water Depth Map of the Black Rock Shallows area of Lake Marburg at Codorus State Park (SP) in Pennsylvania. Published by Pennsylvania State Parks.

Water Depth Map of the Middle area of Lake Marburg at Codorus State Park (SP) in Pennsylvania. Published by Pennsylvania State Parks.Lake Marburg Water Depth - Middle

Water Depth Map of the Middle area of Lake Marburg at Codorus State Park (SP) in Pennsylvania. Published by Pennsylvania State Parks.

Water Depth Map of the Dam area of Lake Marburg at Codorus State Park (SP) in Pennsylvania. Published by Pennsylvania State Parks.Lake Marburg Water Depth - Dam

Water Depth Map of the Dam area of Lake Marburg at Codorus State Park (SP) in Pennsylvania. Published by Pennsylvania State Parks.

Water Depth Map of the Flats area of Lake Marburg at Codorus State Park (SP) in Pennsylvania. Published by Pennsylvania State Parks.Lake Marburg Water Depth - Flats

Water Depth Map of the Flats area of Lake Marburg at Codorus State Park (SP) in Pennsylvania. Published by Pennsylvania State Parks.

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Brochure of Codorus State Park (SP) in Pennsylvania. Published by Pennsylvania State Parks.Codorus - Brochure

Brochure of Codorus State Park (SP) in Pennsylvania. Published by Pennsylvania State Parks.

Camping Brochure and Map of Codorus State Park (SP) in Pennsylvania. Published by Pennsylvania State Parks.Codorus - Camping Brochure and Map

Camping Brochure and Map of Codorus State Park (SP) in Pennsylvania. Published by Pennsylvania State Parks.

Codorus SP https://www.dcnr.pa.gov/StateParks/FindAPark/CodorusStatePark/Pages/default.aspx https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Codorus_State_Park Codorus State Park is located in Heidelberg, Manheim, Penn, and West Manheim Townships in southwestern York County, Pennsylvania. The park was created around Lake Marburg, an artificial lake covering 1,275 acres (516 ha), and is named for Codorus Creek, which forms the lake.
Codorus Codorus State Park A Pennsylvania Recreational Guide for Pennsylvania State Parks Mission The primary purpose of Pennsylvania state parks is to provide opportunities for enjoying healthful outdoor recreation and serve as outdoor classrooms for environmental education. In meeting these purposes, the conservation of the natural, scenic, aesthetic, and historical values of parks should be given first consideration. Stewardship responsibilities should be carried out in a way that protects the natural outdoor experience for the enjoyment of current and future generations. visitPAparks 2018 Stay the Night CODORUS STATE PARK The 3,500-acre Codorus State Park is in the rolling hills of southern York County. The 1,275-acre Lake Marburg has 26 miles of shoreline and is a rest stop for migrating waterfowl and shorebirds. The lake is also popular with sailboaters and motorboaters. Anglers love the lake for warmwater fishing and can also fish Codorus Creek for trout. Picnicking, swimming in the pool, and camping are popular activities. Directions From I-83, take Exit 8. Go 18 miles west on PA 216 to the park. From Hanover, follow PA 216 to the park. Reservations Make online reservations at www.visitPAparks.com or call toll-free 888-PA-PARKS (888-727-2757), 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday to Saturday. RECREATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES Spend the Day PICNICKING: There are three picnic areas in the park. Modern restrooms and charcoal grills are in each area. The Swimming Pool Day Use Area is near the pool and boat rental. Many tables are in the shade of the forest. There are also two picnic pavilions, which each hold 70 people. Picnic pavilions may be reserved up to 11 months in advance for a fee. Unreserved picnic pavilions are free on a first-come, first-served basis. The Marina Day Use Area overlooks Lake Marburg and features grassy areas for picnicking. This area is near the marina, boat mooring, and disc golf. The Classroom Building is also in this area and may be reserved for a fee up to 11 months in advance by calling the park office. The grassy Main Launch Day Use Area is near the bandshell, equestrian trails, and the Main Boat Launch. Picnic Pavilion #3 may be reserved up to 11 months in advance for a fee. Unreserved picnic pavilions are free on a firstcome, first-served basis. HORSEBACK RIDING: 8 miles of trails Ranger Trail travels over rolling hills, through forests and fields, crosses streams, and passes near Lake Marburg. There are many views of the lake, including Ranger Overlook, which has benches and hitching posts. The 40-trailer parking lot is off of the Main Launch Day Use Area entrance road. Hunting woodchucks, also known as groundhogs, is prohibited. Dog training is only permitted from the day following Labor Day through March 31 in designated hunting areas. The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources and the Pennsylvania Game Commission rules and regulations apply. Contact the park office for ADA accessible hunting information. Use extreme caution with firearms at all times. Other visitors use the park during hunting seasons. Firearms and archery equipment used for hunting may be uncased and ready for use only in authorized hunting areas during hunting seasons. In areas not open to hunting or during non-hunting seasons, firearms and archery equipment shall be kept in the owner’s vehicle or enclosed trailer. Exceptions include: law enforcement officers and individuals with a valid Pennsylvania License to Carry Firearms are authorized to carry a firearm concealed on their person while they are within a state park. SWIMMING: The pool and sprayground sit on a bluff overlooking Lake Marburg. The pool has a ramp for people with disabilities. The summer hours are 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM. Admission is charged. Swimmers arriving after 4:00 PM receive a discount. Season passes are available at the park office. The pool is very popular and reaches capacity on holidays and many weekends. Mid-week swimming is often less crowded. A seasonal snack bar has hot and cold foods and beverages. Due to the extreme water level fluctuations of Lake Marburg, it is impossible to maintain a swimming beach. Swimming in the lake is prohibited. SCUBA DIVING: Due to the volume of boat traffic on Lake Marburg, scuba diving is only permitted in Sinsheim Cove, in the east side of the park. Divers must register and show their certification at the park office before diving, then sign out at the park office after diving. Divers must use the buddy system and a diving flag for safety. DISC GOLF: The site of the 2005 state championships, Codorus Disc Golf Course is rated one of the most challenging courses in Pennsylvania. The course is just inside of the entrance to the Marina Day Use Area and affords views of the lake. The 54 holes have paved tees and are spread through fields and forests. On the west side of Marina Road is a nine-hole, mini disc golf course for children. During the summer, golf discs can be purchased at th
Codorus State Park This large tent and trailer camping area accommodates the smallest of tents or larger camping units up to 50 feet in length. It has modern campsites (electric, non-electric, tent-only, and pet-friendly) with three camping cottages and two yurts. The campground has an amphitheater, sanitary dump station, camp store, firewood/ice sales, and restrooms with warm showers. ADA accessible campsites and lodging are available for people with disabilities. Trails, pavilions, boat launch, and swimming pool are nearby. CAMPING SEASON: This campground opens the second Friday in April and closes November 1. RESERVATIONS: Most campsites in Pennsylvania state parks can be reserved 11 months in advance to noon of the day of arrival. Campers without a reservation arriving after noon should check at the contact station or near the campground entrance for instructions. Reservations can be made using MasterCard, VISA, American Express, and Discover credit cards; personal, traveler’s, and cashier’s checks; or a Pennsylvania State Parks Gift Card. To receive a confirmed reservation, full payment must be received within ten days of making the reservation. For reservations, call the Pennsylvania State Parks Reservation Center at 888-PA-PARKS (888-727-2757), Monday to Saturday,7:00 AM to 5:00 PM or visit http://pennsylvaniastateparks.reserveamerica.com. CAMPSITE ISSUING: Advance reservations are available for almost all campsites. Unreserved sites are available on a first-come, first-served basis. If an employee is not available, read posted instructions and check the site availability listing. The appropriate fee must be paid to a park employee or deposited in a supplied honor system envelope before setting up on a campsite. CHANGES AND CANCELLATIONS: Cancellations, changes, or transfers to reservations will be assessed a fee and can be made prior to arrival by the Pennsylvania State Parks Reservation Center. Any cancellation, change, or transfer made upon arrival must be processed through the state park. For complete information on fees, cancellations, changes, transfers, and discount policies, view the Reservation Cancellation/Change Policy at the website above in the "Reservations" section. Campground Rules Protect and Preserve Our Parks CHECK-IN/CHECK-OUT TIME: Check-in time is 3:00 PM. Campsites must be vacated by 3:00 PM. Lodging must be vacated by 10:00 AM. Please make your visit safe and enjoyable. Obey all posted rules and regulations and respect fellow visitors and the resources of the park. ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES: Alcoholic beverages are prohibited in all Pennsylvania state parks. • Be prepared and bring the proper equipment. Natural areas may possess hazards. Your personal safety and that of your family are your responsibility. PETS: Pets are permitted at designated campsites and lodging in this campground. Please contact the park office or contact station for pet guidelines. Pets are prohibited in swimming areas, buildings, and all facilities not participating in the pet program. Guide dogs and service dogs are not considered pets. QUIET HOURS: Campers must not disturb the sleep of others between 9:00 PM and 8:00 AM. NOISE: Operation of electric generators that create excessive noise is prohibited. OCCUPANCY: Site occupancy is limited to one family unit (persons living under one household) or five unrelated people per site. Occupants must include at least one person 18 years of age or older at all times. MOTOR VEHICLES: Park only in designated areas. Only one vehicle is permitted at a campsite in addition to a camping unit. If permitted, additional vehicles can park on the camping spur for a fee or in the second car parking area at no charge. VISITORS: Visitors are welcome on campsites from 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM. MINIMUM/MAXIMUM CAMPING PERIOD: Campers may stay in a state park campground up to 14 consecutive nights from Memorial Day to Labor Day. For Saturday reservations during the summer season, a two-night minimum stay is required. Campers may camp up to 21 consecutive nights during the remainder of the year. Camping cottages and yurts have at the least a two-night minimum stay. HUNTING: Use extreme caution with firearms at all times. Other visitors use the park during hunting seasons. Firearms and archery equipment used for hunting may be uncased and ready for use only in authorized hunting areas during hunting seasons. In areas not open to hunting or during non-hunting seasons, firearms and archery equipment shall be kept in the owner's vehicle or enclosed trailer. Exceptions include: law enforcement officers and individuals with a valid Pennsylvania License to Carry Firearms are authorized to carry a firearm concealed on their person while they are within a state park. Modern Camping Codorus State Park • Please camp only in designated areas and minimize your impact on the campsite. • Prevent wild fires. Fires are only permitted in fire rings or grills. Gas and propane camp stoves are permi

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