Spruce Creek Tourism

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Spruce Creek is a small unincorporated community in Spruce Creek Township of Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, United States. It was a stop on the former Pennsylvania Railroad Main Line, lying along Spruce Creek at its confluence with the Little Juniata River. The river passes through a nearby water gap in Tussey Mountain downstream of the village, along with the railroad line. In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, it was the location of a large woollen mill, but is now best known as the site of Indian Caverns which has been open to the public since 1929. Spruce Creek is also known for its world famous fly fishing. Although most of Spruce Creek is private fishing the area also holds the Little Juniata River which is open to the public. Former United States Presidents Dwight D. Eisenhower and Jimmy Carter and Pittsburgh Steelers All-Pro Troy Polamalu have made visits to fish. President Eisenhower visited while in office on May 9, 1953. President Carter visited while in office on May 26–27, 1979; Jun. 7-8 1980; Jun 13-14, 1980; Aug. 15-16, 1980; Sept. 19-20, 1980; Oct. 4-5, 1980; Oct. 17, 1980; Nov. 7-10, 1980.

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If you are looking for travel information of Spruce Creek in United States, you've come to the right place. The nearest major city to Spruce Creek is Pittsburgh. Attractions in Pittsburgh include Pnc Park, Duquesne Incline, Phipps Conservatory. Also, to reach Spruce Creek, you'll have to take a flight to Pittsburgh; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. To explore Spruce Creek, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Spruce Creek*

  • Pollution Statistics in Spruce Creek

    Know the pollution level of Spruce Creek before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Spruce Creek: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Spruce Creek for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Spruce Creek.

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 91.67 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Spruce Creek - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 80.21 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 33.62 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 14.5 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 81.1 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.27 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 112.02 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Spruce Creek

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Spruce Creek

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 31.66 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 65 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 42.5 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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