Free, open to the public daily from 10am to 8pm. Well maintained, well-equipped playgrounds for the kids are the feature. Mountain terrain, picnic tables, grills. Great for kids.
Big Brown Fish & Pay Lakes offers 3 fishing ponds. Two are stocked with trout and one is stocked with largemouth bass. No fishing license is required, and it’s great for a day out with the little ones.
Sandy beach on 250-acre Gouldsboro Lake. Swimming, picnic tables with charcoal grills, swings for the kids. No lifeguard, swim at your own risk.
170-acre crystal-clear lake with a sandy beach. Picnic tables, changing areas, bathhouse. Camping is available.
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.
525-foot sand beach on Beltzville Lake. May to Sept. Concession, bathhouse, playground, picnic areas. Popular on the weekends, lots of people, loud music, and grilling going on. Get there early!
Sand Spring Lake at Hickory Run State Park. Wide, sandy beach. Crowded on weekends. Adjoining a 400-table picnic area, playground, disc golf. Mid-May – Mid-Sept. Small $ to park.
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