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Beltzville State Park

2950 Pohopoco Dr, Lehighton, PA 18235-8905
+1 610-377-0045
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Something for everybody at Beltzville

I live 12 miles from Beltzville and visit there often. I lead paleontology club trips to fossil... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2018
RonStaiger
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Philadephia
Fall day in the park

What a nice park to have a picnic . Plenty of tables and nice views . Clean .Plenty of trails to... read more

Reviewed October 17, 2017
RinconRon
,
New York City
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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2950 Pohopoco Dr, Lehighton, PA 18235-8905
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+1 610-377-0045
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"great place to take the family"
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"highly recommend this park"
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"nice place to visit"
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"sandy beach"
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"picnic area"
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"boating"
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

I live 12 miles from Beltzville and visit there often. I lead paleontology club trips to fossil bearing locations in the park but one can find Devonian marine fossils just about everywhere in Beltzville. Pheasant hunting is outstanding, fishing is great, boating is very popular...More

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Reviewed October 17, 2017

What a nice park to have a picnic . Plenty of tables and nice views . Clean .Plenty of trails to take a walk.

Thank RinconRon
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Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

A very nice place to relax and get away from the everyday stress. Water is clean and the park is kept up very well. If you like the outdoors and are looking for a place to go, this is the spot. Hiking, relaxing by the...More

Thank James D
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Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

We were out for a ride & ended up here to watch the boats launch. A nice drive, a nice way to spend the afternoon. Afterwards we went to eat @ P J Whelihan's Pub & restaurant ... not a far drive from Beltsville State...More

1  Thank Debbie E
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Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

Beltzville State Park is an oasis in the Poconos. The park has a large lake that accommodates motor boats, kayaking, fishing and swimming. There is a sandy beach where swimming is allowed. There is also a picnic area with hibachi type grills, bathrooms with showers...More

2  Thank Patrick G
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Reviewed July 17, 2017

Crammed full with people walking almost a mile down a busy highway to get in. People parked in the middle of the road, bathrooms disgusting, garbage everywhere, dirty diapers on the beach. Seems like every group of people brings a stereo system and you have...More

2  Thank megon d
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Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

We go here with our powerboat because it's the closest lake to our house that allows gas motors. We always have a good time, though it can be crowded on weekends with long waits at the ramp. We have been here numerous times and have...More

Thank EricaM3
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Reviewed July 8, 2017

This is a great place to take the family and kids. The lake is the centerpiece and the surrounding area beautiful and clean. The kids had a blast exploring and it was easy to keep an eye on them the entire time we were there....More

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Reviewed July 3, 2017

Went to this park to enjoy the holiday weekend as an out-of-town visitor and did just that. Was crowded but no big deal, still room for all who was there and the fact that it was free made it even better. People were friendly and...More

5  Thank Joe J
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Reviewed February 14, 2017

Great getaway for multiple outdoor activities! Sandy beach. Kayaking. Bike trails. Hike trails. Concessions or grill your own!

1  Thank smithpatrick2017
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Gary S
June 1, 2017|
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Response from family1991 | Reviewed this property |
I thought the park website would answer the question, but I see that it does not say anything about jet skis. We have seen quite a few jet skis on the lake in the past.
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Mary N
March 19, 2017|
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Response from ngzcaz | Reviewed this property |
While eagles have been sporadically spotted in this area, the better place by far would be the Delaware water gap.
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