Known for its popular camping area, Locust Lake State Park nestles on the side of Locust Mountain. The 52-acre Locust Lake is located between two campgrounds and surrounded by beautiful forests. Hiking and fishing are popular activities in the 1,772-acre park.Tuscarora State Park is nearby.

The park is open every day of the year, sunrise to sunset. Day use areas close at dusk. The beach, overnight areas, and other areas are open specific seasons and hours. Contact the Tuscarora State Park office for facility seasons and hours.