North Park Lake Is The Largest Man Made Lake In Pittsburgh, And It's The Perfect Day Destination
By Beth Price-Williams|Published October 11, 2021
A professional writer for more than two decades, Beth has lived in nearly a dozen states – from Missouri and Virginia to Connecticut and Vermont – and Toronto, Canada. In addition to traveling extensively in the U.S. and the U.K., she has a BA in Journalism from Point Park University (PA), a MA in Holocaust & Genocide Studies from Stockton University (NJ), and a Master of Professional Writing from Chatham University (PA). A writer and editor for Only In Your State since 2016, Beth grew up in and currently lives outside of Pittsburgh and when she’s not writing or hanging out with her bunnies, budgies, and chinchilla, she and her daughter are out chasing waterfalls.
Pittsburgh makes it pretty easy and fun to get outdoors all year round. From nearby state parks to community parks, we have no shortage of places to breathe in the fresh air. Some of those parks also feature lakes, perfect for boating, kayaking, and canoeing. The largest man-made lake in Allegheny County, North Park Lake in Pittsburgh is the perfect day trip destination.
Have you been to North Park Lake in Pittsburgh? What’s your favorite activity on the lake or at the park? Let us know in the comments! You might also want to plan a visit to Allegheny Commons Park, the oldest park in Pittsburgh and the home to beautiful Lake Elizabeth.
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