Promised Land State Park

About 3,000 acres in size, Promised Land State Park is on the Pocono Plateau, 1,800 feet above sea level, and is surrounded by 12,464 acres of Pennsylvania’s Delaware State Forest, including natural areas.

100 Lower Lake Road, Greentown, PA 18426-9735

Phone

570-676-3428

Website

dcnr.state.pa.us

Region

East

Manager

Brian Taylor

Email

promisedlandsp@pa.gov

Upcoming Events

Conservation Island Wildflower Hike

Let's take an easy one mile hike exploring Conservation Island for wildflowers like Painted trillium and Starflower. Please wear sturdy shoes and bring water.

5/27 3pm
Evening Amphibian Hunt

The frogs are singing! After a short lecture, we'll go on an amphibian safari to search for Spring peepers, American toads and Pickerel Frogs. Please bring...

5/27 8pm
Happening Herps

The painted turtles are basking and the water snakes are forming snake balls - let's get acquainted with PA's happening herps! After a short lecture and a...

5/28 10am
Eagles - Masters of the Sky

Discover the Bald eagles of Promised Land! After a short lecture we'll search for eagles and their nest. Binoculars and spotting scope provided.

5/28 1pm
Lady Slipper Hike

Take a moderately difficult 2 mile hike back to Egypt Meadow Lake, stopping to admire the Lady Slipper orchids along the way. Please wear sturdy shoes and...

6/3 9am

Recent Events

Sunset Paddle

5/26/2017

Docent Meeting

5/26/2017

Song Dog Bird Hike

5/20/2017

Bike N' Bird

5/13/2017

Recent Activity

Joan Sweeney

Joan Sweeney left a positive review 4/22/2017

A great time was had by all!

Joan Sweeney

Joan Sweeney posted a photo 4/22/2017

A good time was had by all - and all the captured Salamanders and Newts were soon released, all unharmed. :) A good time was had by all - and all the captured Salamanders and Newts were soon released, all unharmed. :)

Joan Sweeney

Joan Sweeney posted a photo 4/22/2017

Giant red salamander: Giant red salamander:

Joan Sweeney

Joan Sweeney posted a photo 4/22/2017

The Salamander Sally gang at the Burly Inlet Trail looking for - ah you guessed it SALAMANDERS :) The Salamander Sally gang at the Burly Inlet Trail looking for - ah you guessed it SALAMANDERS :)

Joan Sweeney

Joan Sweeney posted a photo 4/22/2017

A standing room only crowd this evening at the Salamander Sally! A standing room only crowd this evening at the Salamander Sally!

Joan Sweeney

Joan Sweeney posted a photo 4/22/2017

Alison telling us all about Salamanders.. Alison telling us all about Salamanders..

Irene Nowicki

Irene Nowicki left a positive review 7/15/2016

Love the little bats that eat the bugs.

Julie Cordier

Julie Cordier left a positive review 6/29/2016

Wonderful program! They accommodated my child with special needs with no problems!!