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







Upcoming Events

Lake Look

Check out Lackawanna Lake during this mucky exploration to find out what lives along the edge of the shore. Nets provided, wear shoes that can get wet and...

7/1 10am
Sensory Discovery Hike

Bring your kids along on this fun interactive hike to discover how humans and animals use their senses to survive. Please wear closed toed shoes.

7/1 1:30pm
Discover Eagles

Stop by the Amphitheater between 10 and 11 to celebrate our national symbol this 4th of July holiday weekend. We will be sharing some interesting eagle...

7/2 10am
Poolside Nature Table

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

7/2 1pm
Fish for Free Day

The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission is allowing anyone (resident or non-resident) to fish without a license on all Pennsylvania waters today. All other...


Recent Events

Nature's Fireworks


Campsite Detective


Starry Night


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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