CSA Headbar  
Home About Us Water Sales and Rates Recreation Fish Habitat Plans Links Contact Us


Quemahoning Reservoir Recreation
Opportunities / Recreation Areas / Rates and Fees / Maps & Directions / Future Plans

To view the Quemahoning Reservoir Recreation Brochure, click here

Recreation Opportunities

Que-Rec Opportunities-2013 

Also Available: Rustic Cabins

CSA also developed Wildlife Habitat Food Plots and a Chestnut Orchard in 2009 and installed a whitewater release valve at the Que.   For more information click here.

In the Spring of 2011, CSA opened an historical display of a Venturi meter and a mini museum to display artifacts and photos.

 Venturi Meter Display & Museum

Quemahoning Family Recreation Area
The Quemahoning Family Recreation Area (QFRA) was established in 2004 through a joint venture of the Cambria Somerset Authority (CSA) and Summer's Best Two Weeks (SB2W).

For a fee, visitors to the QFRA are able to enjoy pavilions; a boat launch; picnic tables; fire rings/grills; a children's playground; horseshoe pits; tent, RV, and group camping sites; rustic cabins; restrooms and shower facilities; a swim beach; and basketball, softball, volleyball, and soccer facilities.

The QFRA is managed by Summer's Best Two Weeks. For reservations, inquiries, or more information about the park, call SB2W:  Silence at the Quemahoning
On Site:  (814) 233-9512
Office:    (814) 629-9744

Web:      www.quefamilyrec.com

Rates and Fees
QFRA 2015 Rates and Fees:

Use Passes                                 
Annual Pass (inc. trailers)       $ 75
Annual Sr. Pass (60+)            $ 55
Day Pass (no trailer)              $  5
Day Pass (with trailer)            $10

Swim Beach at the QFRA  Tent Campsites-Individual                    
  Annual Pass Holder              $15/night
  All Others                           $15/night

  Tent Campsites-Group-Max 40_ _____ 
  Annual Pass Holder              $50/night
  All Others                           $50/night

  RV Campsites                             _____ 
  Annual Pass Holder               $20/night
  All Others                            $20/night

  Rustic Cabins     ___________________               Annual Pass Holder                      
                                                                 Weekend                       $40/night
                                                                 Weeknight                     $25/night
                                                            All Others
                                                                 Weekend                       $40/night
                                                                 Weeknight                     $25/night

  Annual Pass Holder
            Large                       $125
            of Large/Mid-size   $ 65
            Small                       $ 25
  All Others
            Large                       $125
            ½ of Large/Mid-size   $ 65
            Small                       $ 25*

Garbage pickup included with Large & Medium Pavilion Rentals

*Garbage pickup $5 for Small Pavilion Rental (Optional, NEW FOR 2015)

         For reservations, inquiries, or more information about the park, call SB2W:
        On Site:  (814) 233-9512           Office:    (814) 629-9744

        Web:  www.quefamilyrec.com

Quemahoning Family Recreation Area

Policy for campground reservation cancellations and changes

Cancellations on confirmed reservations need to be made by phone (814-233-9512).  Campers who call to cancel by 5:00 p.m. 7 days prior to their scheduled arrival date will only lose $10.  If you call to cancel 6 days or less prior to your arrival date, you will get no refund.

Changes for confirmed reservations need to be made by phone (814-233-9512).  Acceptable changes include requesting a change in site number or adding nights to your stay.  If you request to change the date of your reservation 6 days or less prior to your confirmed arrival date, it will be considered a cancellation and you will get no refund.

Please be sure to be properly licensed by the appropriate State agencies when fishing, boating, and hunting. PA Fish & Boat and Game Commission Regulations do apply. All boats must possess a use permit issued by the PA F&BC or PA DCNR.

                                        Maps & Directions

 Directions to QFRA from Route 219:                    Please note posted speed limiMap-QFRAts!

  • Take Hollsopple/Davidsville exit
  • Turn onto Route 403 South,
  • Follow Route 403 South (about 1/2 mile)
    • pass BP gas station, JR's Shoppe II
  • Turn right onto Route 601 South/Veterans St.
    • follow this for about 1 mile
  • Turn left onto Plank Road and immediately turn right onto Que Dam Road
  • Continue on the road around the Reservoir
    • follow this for approximately 2-1/2 miles                   
  • You will see a sign on your left to enter the QFRA

                                                                                (Click on this map to enlarge) 

Hiking Trail

                         Que Hiking Trail       

                                  (Click on any map to enlarge, view, and print) 


                    Map-Que Parking



 Future Plans
Future plans at the Quemahoning Reservoir include:QFRA2

  • Continued operation of the QFRA
  • Continued availability of public boating and fishing
  • Construction of additional rustic cabins


Wilmore Recreation   Hinckston Recreation


Providing high-quality, low cost industrial water and public recreation opportunities while practicing conservation throughout the Cambria and Somerset areas.

Click here to view our photo gallery

Home | About Us |Water Sales & Rates | Recreation | Fish Habitat Plans | Links | Contact Us


Click here to visit our partner organization,
Cambria and Somerset Counties Conservancy

All Rights Reserved® to Cambria Somerset Authority
Material Copyright©
Date of Last Update:  March, 2015