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Address: 10 miles north of Canadensis, along PA 390, RR 1 Box 96, Greentown, PA 18426-9735
Phone Number: +1 570-676-3428
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Beautiful park

We stayed 3 nights at a Pickeral Point electric site within view of the lake last week. What a treat. The site (101) was relatively level, clean and was just what we had hoped... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed November 3, 2016
Cindy W
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Portsmouth, Virginia
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Portsmouth, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016

We stayed 3 nights at a Pickeral Point electric site within view of the lake last week. What a treat. The site (101) was relatively level, clean and was just what we had hoped for. There was no water at this site but we could fill our collapsible jug from the freeze proof spigot 2 sites down from our spot.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

Visited promise land last wknd it was so beautiful and very clean beaches were clean the lake was beautiful ver peaceful very inexpensive in the summer as I looked into pricing and there is a lot there to do if u have children highly recommend it

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

This is another wonderful state park that offer couples and families for great bonding time. So easy to park and so many things to do here. Here is very nicely kept and great for picnic, bicycling, hiking or just seat nearby the lake and gaze at the sky. We went kayaking and canoeing on the lake, though, the rental place... More 

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Thank Alison C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Very quiet park , good for hiking. Great year-round. Have even caught a glimpse of a couple bears :)

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016

We have a vacation home not too far from here and love to visit. It is so beautiful and well kept. There are some homes in the area that look abandoned or uncared for. Don't let that scare you. The beaches are nice and the public areas are very clean. It feels like you are in the middle of no-where,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

Visited over Columbus Weekend and hit the fall foliage at almost peak. This was their last weekend open for the season with not too many campers staying until Monday. Bathrooms were very clean and not too far a walk no matter where your site was located. Stayed in the Northwoods area for more seclusion/trees since we appreciate our privacy but... More 

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Frederick, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

This was the maiden voyage, out of state, for us in our recently acquired 25' motor home. We were able to make on-line reservations and pay for the site in advance of our 3-day visit. Upon arrival, check-in was a breeze at the park office. The staff was well versed, friendly, and eager to help answer questions. Our site was... More 

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Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

We went on two trails; Little Falls and Conservation Island. Both take about an hour, try the falls first as it is tougher. Not often have I been in such a relaxing park with crystal clear water. I hope I have the opportunity to go back.

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Thank 103Katherine
Allentown
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

Beautiful place to visit in the early fall. We stayed in the cabins which was a lot of fun. Lots of nature and we even saw a big black bear!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Super clean, well maintained, beautiful! My husband and I came on a couples getaway. I immediately felt guilty for not bringing my kids! They would love it! We plan on staying a pickrell point next summer. Beautiful sites, lake, park and beaches.

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