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Austin T Blakeslee Natural Area

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Route 115, Blakeslee, PA
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nice walk in the country

Hey don't get lost just follow the trails and you won't get lost. The river runs swift and the... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
gabysgrandad
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Dover, New Jersey
Great view challenging terrain

Austin T Blakeslee Nature Area is a beautiful place and affords wonderful views of the falls on the... read more

Reviewed November 15, 2017
mmkerrick
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Route 115, Blakeslee, PA
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"easy hiking"
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"beautiful waterfall"
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"close to our hotel"
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"lovely walk"
in 2 reviews
"several miles"
in 2 reviews
"picnic tables"
in 3 reviews
"trout"
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"on the rocks"
in 2 reviews
"short hike"
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"all ages"
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"creek"
in 6 reviews
"stream"
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"nature"
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"path"
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"fishing"
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"falls"
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"park"
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

Hey don't get lost just follow the trails and you won't get lost. The river runs swift and the sound it makes is very soothing.

Thank gabysgrandad
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Reviewed November 15, 2017 via mobile

Austin T Blakeslee Nature Area is a beautiful place and affords wonderful views of the falls on the Tobyhanna creek. It has several miles of trails. It is excellent for hiking but isn't easy walking in some parts. If you park in the lower lot...More

2  Thank mmkerrick
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Reviewed October 16, 2017

Some friends and I walked this trail. Relatively easy hike with very little hilly areas. The river runs along the trail with wonderful views.

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Reviewed October 9, 2017

We came here to stretch our legs after a long drive because it was very close to our hotel. We were blown away by the beauty of the trees and the river and the waterfall. We came again the next day with other family members...More

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Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

Stunning, absolutely beautiful. We found this place completely by accident, so glad we did. We come up here every year and it's great to find new hidden gems. Spent the day fishing and exploring. Didn't catch anything, really not even any nibbles but still a...More

Thank LauriePortchester
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Reviewed August 26, 2017

Here is the type of place every community should provide for their citizens, of all ages. Fishing, picnic facilities, covered event spaces, hiking trails, nature trails, relaxation benches, nature communication space.

Thank 857robertsm
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Reviewed August 10, 2017

We hike here often. Went today with family from out of state. It follows a creek to a rocky spillway with nice views.Last trip we watched trout jumping in air trying to swim up stream over the rocks. The trail has a lot of tree...More

Thank K D
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Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

Went here with my husband and children (9,7,3). A very lovely walk to the fall and along the water. We ended up walking the whole park and it took about 2 hours. Stayed to eat a picnic lunch after and the tables and surrounding area...More

Thank Lori M
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Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

Nice spot right off 115. Picnic tables and grills for cooking. Didnt venture far into the forrest but the outer part was clean and well taken care of. Looking foward to comming back.

Thank zyah2917
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Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

This area has picnic tables at the trailhead. Has different trails that give different experiences. It's easy, interesting and suitable for all ages and abilities.

2  Thank onewai
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Charles H
March 12, 2018|
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Response from gabysgrandad | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can as long as you have a fishing PA. license.
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tonydouglas
May 3, 2017|
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Response from Dolores P | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe you need a permit to grill.
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imarchi
July 21, 2016|
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Response from tom s | Reviewed this property |
Officially, it seems to be "Austin T Blakeslee Natural Area, Blakeslee, PA 18610". However, I don't know if that helps you. I took Rte 80 to exit 284, PA 115 North. There are two entrances on the left, the first is about... More
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