Lackawanna State Park

The 1,445-acre Lackawanna State Park is in northeastern Pennsylvania, ten miles north of Scranton. The centerpiece of the park, the 198-acre Lackawanna Lake, is surrounded by picnic areas and multi-use trails winding through forest. Boating, camping, fishing, biking and swimming are popular recreation activities.

1839 Abington Rd, North Abington Twp, PA 18414-9785







James Wassell


Upcoming Events

Poolside Nature Table

Take a safety break from swimming see what interesting nature topic the naturalist has to share.

8/25 1pm
Casting Practice

Need some practice casting with a fishing pole? Come to the Amphitheater to work on your casting skills and maybe learn some new techniques. See if you can...

8/25 7pm
Constellation Craft

Is it too late for you to stay up to see the stars? No worries! Come to the Amphitheater to make your own glow in the dark constellation craft before the...

8/26 7:30pm
Starry Night

The Lackawanna Astronomical Society will be here to share their knowledge of the night sky. Following a slideshow presentation they will bring out the...

8/26 9pm
Geocaching for Beginners

Find out about this high tech scavenger hunt using GPS units. We will start with an introduction and then try our luck at seeking out a cache. Park will...

9/2 6pm

Recent Events

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Recent Activity

Erika Wheeler

Erika Wheeler left a positive review 2/7/2017

My husband and I tried kayaking for the first time this summer, can't wait until next summer for more fun!

Paula Oakley-Backman

Paula Oakley-Backman left a positive review 7/4/2016

My son loved the event .. He even caught a fish! Amanda was a great instructor !

Dana Lynn Miller

Dana Lynn Miller left a review 8/28/2015

Disappointed that it couldn't be staffed, & therefore, cancelled.Was called by staff member to advise it was cancelled due to above.

Patti Clark

Patti Clark left a positive review 7/31/2015

A great time and very well organized. The park staff provided equipment and instruction, yet gave enough freedom for our family to enjoy God's amazing creation. Highly recommended!

Robert Moffat

Robert Moffat posted a photo 1/28/2015

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