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Parks & nature in Carbon County

Campground
“Hawk Falls waterfall and several hiking trails are 7 miles away, and offer both easy, flat hikes as well as more challenging ones! Boulder Field is a must see geological wonder, with a swimming lake nearby.”
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Restaurant
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“Nicks is right on the water. Great view, live music. You can Kyak up to the restaurant.”
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Other Great Outdoors
“If you’re looking for an outdoor adventure you definitely want to consider rafting or biking with Pocono Mountain whitewater.”
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Nature Preserve
“Gorgeous waterfalls after an invigorating hike! this is a more challenging hike than Hawk falls, but worth it. We've seen everyone from four legged children to 5 year olds to grandparents on this trail, so if you are at all adventurous this is the place for you. ”
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Park
“Beach area includes play equipment for children, a food and refreshment stand, and a beach pavilion. Admission fee is $3.00/adult, $2.00/child for Carbon County residents and $7.00/adult, $5.00/child for Non-County residents. Children 3 and under, those with disabilities, and individuals 65 and over are ”
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State / Provincial Park
“A wonderful state park with a lake for swimming, many hikes (including Boulder Field and Hawk Falls). Fishing is also available, but check the state website for requirements.”
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Beach
“Beltzville State Park in Lehighton (7-minute drive) offers a large, sandy beach and a playground for kids. There is also kayaks and canoe rental. Motor boats are allowed on the lake where you can go water skiing and tubing as well. No motor boat rentals. There are also hiking trails around the park. ”
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Trail
“Austin T Blakeslee Nature Area has several miles of trails that afford wonderful views of the falls on the Tobyhanna creek. ”
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Rafting
“Enjoy the thrill of whitewater rafting and as our guests also enjoy 10% discount at this place when you book. Ask us how.”
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Park
“Experience the wonder of butterflies and exotic frogs in this live exhibit education/nature center . Seasonal, check website for details”
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Park
“Our closest hiking spot. This park has over 3000 acres and is dog friendly (if on a leash). Family and picnic oriented with fishing available, but there is no lake to swim in.”
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Park
“Beautiful hiking trails, picknicking facilities, public beach, disc golf, and more!”
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Park
“This is a fairly simple hiking trail that offers beautiful views of the area.”
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Beach
“Located at 140 Wolf Hollow Run Road, The Split Rock Country Club is a beautiful golf course with great views. It is a challenging Golf Course. For more details on the courses and Green Fees etc. check www.golfadvisor.com, Use ZIP code 18334 to get a list of golf course nearby”
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