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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

Hump Day Hike

Explore Lackawanna State Park by joining us for a series of guided hikes. Each Wednesday, we will walk different trails, as well as discuss the regional...

6/27 9:30am
*FULL* Moonlight Kayaking

**THIS PROGRAM IS FULL** Enjoy the brightness of the moon while kayaking on Lackawanna Lake. Must be over 13 to borrow one of the park’s kayaks, life...

Owl Outlaws

Join the park educator on the “Whooo Done it Walk” and discover the criminal past of these nighttime predators.

6/29 8:30pm
Damsels and Dragons

We will be searching for one of nature’s fiercest predators- dragons! Nets, containers and identification guides will be available for us to catch and...

6/30 10am
Sunday Morning Stroll

We will be hiking along the Woodland Ponds Trail to the Big Bass and Bull Frog Ponds on this morning hike. Bring along some water and wear proper footwear.

7/1 9am

Recent Events

Mammal Mix Up


Starry Night


Hump Day Hike


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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