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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

Full Moon Hump Day Hike #25

This week we will take advantage of the full moon and take a night hike! We will meet at the Park Office and walk along the Turkey Hill trail. This trail is...

10/24 7:30pm
Hump Day Hike #26

On our final hump day hike of the season we will take a leisurely nature stroll along Orchard Trail. We will be meeting at the Main Boat Launch in the park's...

10/31 8:30am
Saw Whet Banding

Come learn about PA's smallest owl, the Saw Whet. Dr. Rob Smith will have a presentation, then, hopefully can lure in some owls with a call tape to capture...

11/2 6:30pm
Saw Whet Banding-Repeated

Dr. Rob Smith will be offering a repeat program of the Saw Whet Banding tonight too. Call to reserve your seat at 570-945-7110.

11/3 6:30pm
White Abolitionists, Black Fighters of Waverly

In honor of Veterans Day the Park is excited to host this illustrated talk by Jim Remsen, author of a 2017 history book entitled Embattled Freedom: Chronicle...

11/13 7pm

Recent Events

Hump Day Hike #24


Terrific Trees


Hump Day Hike


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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