Montrose, Pennsylvania: Penny Rock

Pound a penny into Penny Rock (you can use other nearby rocks as a hammer) for good luck. If your remove a penny, bad luck will follow. Hence, Penny Rock has lots of pounded-in pennies.

Salt Springs State Park

Salt Springs Rd, Montrose, PA
Salt Springs State Park. From downtown Montrose, drive north on Hwy 29 for 6.5 miles. Immediately after crossing a little bridge, turn left onto Sliver Creek Rd. Drive one mile. Turn left into Salt Springs Park. Once you are there, park and take the Hemlock Trail. It's a quick walk to Penny Rock.
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Penny Rock.

Penny Rock

The Hemlock Trail up to Penny Rock is a bit steep. You'll see the rock when you get to the boardwalk. It's a pretty popular spot, judging from all the pennies in the crevices.

[Annie, 08/28/2021]

Penny Rock.

Penny Rock

Over the years, the locals and visitors have hammered pennies into this rock at Salt Springs Park in order to acquire good luck. They say that if you take a penny out, you will receive bad luck.

[Jason Wait, 01/25/2015]

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