Smethport, Pennsylvania

Take a Self-Guided Tour of the Victorian Mansion District

Road plaque commemorating the formation of the Civil War Bucktails
Smethport, PA

The self-guided walking tour along scenic Route 6 in Victorian Smethport showcases a piece of Americana. Stroll past the Victorian Mansions that line Smethport’s Main Street. Tour the Old Jail Museum and allow time to visit the quaint shops along Main Street.

View the Smethport Mansion District Walking Tour Video

Download the Smethport Mansion District Walking Tour Brochure

A detailed brochure with map is available in Smethport at the ANF Visitor Bureau’s outdoor kiosk in front of the McKean County Courthouse at 500 West Main Street.

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Goosechaser Trail

This ¾-mile long trail loops along the banks of Marvin Creek in Hamlin Lake Park in Smethport. Named for the Canadian geese that have frequented the lake, the trail skirts the habitats of many wetland creatures, including water fowl. Access is from the northeastern corner of the Guidance Center/Smethport Wellness Center parking lot. Difficulty level is rated as easy.

Aerial view of Smethport, PA
Smethport, PA
Wolfinger Trail System
A system of trails available for hiking, horseback riding, and mountain biking. Many loops can be made, from a short half hour stroll along Sandy Lane to several hours’ worth of vigorous hiking on the North Trail. Begin at the main trailhead, located on Rt. 46 north, 1.1 miles from the PA 6 intersection, on the left side by the gate. Maps are available at the trailhead. Difficulty level is rated easy to moderate.
Borough Office
201 W. Main Street
(rear of building)