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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








Robert Barrese



Upcoming Events

Fish with a WCO

This event will give participants a chance to meet, learn from and fish with the local Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission Waterways Conservation Officers....

6/22 10am
Constellation Craft for Kids

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...

6/22 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...

6/22 9pm
Creatures of the Night

Bats, bugs and owls, oh my! Learn about some of the creatures that go “bump” in the night. You might discover they aren’t so scary after all.

6/28 7pm
Mud Madness

Get down and dirty as we celebrate International Mud Day. We will have all sorts of muddy activities to participate in. Be sure to wear clothes that can get...

6/29 10am

Recent Events

Mammal Mix Up


Recent Activity

Sharon Wunner

Sharon Wunner left a positive review 3/20/2019

Thanks Angela for a great presentation and field trip!

Joanie Deneen

Joanie Deneen left a positive review 1/1/2019

First time doing a First Day Hike. It was a very nice walk in the woods, learned a few new things. A great day!

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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