2,800 acres of glorious state forest wrapped around the 250-acre Gouldsboro Lake. Hiking, boating, swimming, fishing, cross-country skiing, ice fishing, and picnicking.
Miles of multi-use trails for boating, hiking, biking, and whitewater rafting. Numerous Class II and III rapids, so only experienced rafters should attempt without a guide. Open year-round.
Almost 3,000 acres of hiking, biking, fishing, boating around the 950-acre Beltzville Lake. Picnic areas, pavilions, restrooms.
River trips on the Delaware River in the Water Gap National Recreation Area. Canoes, rafts, kayaks, zip lines, paintball, riverfront camping. Family-owned for 75 years.
It’s all about the view. Just north of the town of Delaware Water Gap. Great for picnicking. For swimming, good for a quick dip. Pavilion, restrooms, boat launch. Access to McDade Trail.
Only public swimming on Lake Wallenpaupack. Sandy beach, lifeguards on duty, snack bar, picnic tables, grills, volleyball, bathroom/changing facilities. Memorial Day-Labor Day
Just south of Milford. Beach. Picnic areas, pavilion, restrooms, boat/canoe launch. Small, often very crowded. Best for boat launch, a quick dip, and a picnic. Access to McDade Trail.
ESPN calls this 169-acre natural glacier lake just south of Lake Wallenpaupack one of the best places to fish in the Pocono Mountains. Boating, motorboats permitted. Fishing spot stocked with trout.