Lehigh Gorge State Park


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Lehigh Gorge State Park


Location:Park follows the Lehigh River from the outlet of the Francis E Walter Dam to the town of Jim Thorpe.
Facilities:Hiking trails, bike trail (26 miles), snowmobile trails (15 miles).
Activities:Whitewater boating (rafting, canoeing, and kayaking), fishing, hiking, bicycling, hunting, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, interpretive programs.
Special Features:The entire park is characterized by its deep gorge, steep walls, rock outcroppings, waterfalls, and thick vegetation. The major attraction of the park is whitewater boating. This section of the Lehigh River is Class III whitewater and is popular for rafting, kayaking, and canoeing.
Address:RR 1, Box 81
White Haven, PA 18661

Phone:570-443-0400
Web: www.dcnr.state.pa.us/stateparks/parks/lehighgorge.aspx
Size: 3,772 acres.

See other parks in Pennsylvania.
Parks Directory of the United States, 5th Edition. © 2007 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
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