Plan the Perfect Picnic in Bucks

Picnics are a  fun & inexpensive way to enjoy a beautiful day.  With all of the scenic locations in Bucks County, your biggest problem may be deciding where to settle down! Below is our guide to the perfect picnic in Bucks,including must have items and various location suggestions.  Please feel free to share any picnic suggestions you’ve found helpful!

Must bring:

  • Tablecloth, rug, or blanket (grab waterproof groundsheet if it rained recently)
  • Mugs, cups, glasses
  • Bread knife and perhaps another sharp knife for meats/cheese/tomatoes/fruit
  • Small pieces of foil, cheesecloth or plastic wrap for covering food; or get fold-away cake covers
  • Thermos flask for keeping drinks warm, hot or cool
  • Salt and pepper
  • Waste bags (use up old supermarket bags or paper bags etc)
  • Containers for leftovers (ziplock bags are useful)
  • Hats
  • Sunscreen
  • Insect repellent
  • Your camera
  • Insect repellent
  • Napkins
  • Plates
  • Silverware
  • Serving utensils
  • Corkscrew or bottle opener
  • Cutting Board
  • Condiments
  • Damp wipes or cloths for washing up
  • Garbage bag


Modern facilities have flush toilets and running water.

Rustic facilities have vault toilets.

Park Type
Core Creek Park modern
Delaware Canal rustic
Neshaminy modern
Nockamixon rustic
Peace Valley Park modern
Ralph Stover
Tyler rustic (also handicap accessible)
One or more pavilions are Americans with Disabilities Act accessible One or more pavilions have electric hookups The park has one or more rentable picnic groves

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