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Lehigh Gap Nature Center

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A great place to relax and enjoy nature

A place to see nature all types of trees,flowers .You may see hawks and an American Bald... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Gary F
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Slatington, Pennsylvania, Usa
Explore the varying trails

You can take the trail multiple ways which I recommend for differing views. The view from the top... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
vnhaas92
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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

A place to see nature all types of trees,flowers .You may see hawks and an American Bald Eagle...Amazing.Relax meditate enjoy life......Slatington Rotary also has a lovely pavilion for lunch or a picnic...

1  Thank Gary F
Reviewed 10 April 2018

You can take the trail multiple ways which I recommend for differing views. The view from the top of the mountain is amazing and shouldn't be missed. Not far from the Lehigh Valley and Jim Thorpe. I love coming here with my family as we've...More

1  Thank vnhaas92
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Doesn't matter what season you will always see beauty. Fall is a beautiful time to walk it! But again anytime is good. Slight uphill grade till you get to the level section, but worth the little exertion up. This trail does parallel a rails to...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2017

Easy hike up the mountain or flat hikes along the river, good educational stops along most paths and likely to see some sort of wildlife

Thank Todd P
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I walk this trail three to four times a week. It's flat....peaceful and mind cleansing. I see some regulars on my walks and some newbees. There are also mothers pushing strollers. I mostly walk the trail north to Lehighton but you can take it south...More

Thank NiniDi
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This environmental center not only educates but also leads by example. Executive Director Dan has spent years leading the cause to revegetate the superfund site near Palmerton. We have watched the progress: the green growth on the barren mountain. We are coming up to spring:...More

Thank Jeanette P
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Took my children there for a short hike. The trails are marked for wildlife observation. Also clear marking to the different types of foliage. Very cool and the children really enjoyed chasing butterflies

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Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Very nice nature center. They have a slideshow to explain the reclamation efforts. Several trails (including AT), small gift shop, rest rooms, various displays.

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Reviewed 16 April 2015

The Nature Center has very good programs for families and especially for kids. You can go hiking, birding and just enjoy nature at this great nature center.

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Reviewed 12 November 2014

The Lehigh Gap Nature Center (http://lgnc.org) owns over 750 acres of varied habitat along the Kittatinny Ridge straddling Lehigh and Carbon Counties in the upper Lehigh Valley. There are approximately 14 miles of hiking trails, some of the trails are looped so hikers do not...More

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