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Scranton Lake Walking Path

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Address: Scranton Lake, Scranton, PA

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We stopped by for the trolley tour and this park gave us a good chance to stretch our legs and enjoy a cup of coffee.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Lee S
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Bangor, Maine
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Bangor, Maine
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped by for the trolley tour and this park gave us a good chance to stretch our legs and enjoy a cup of coffee.

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Hockessin, Delaware
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Scranton Lake is a little difficult to find-- particularly the parking access areas. However, if you study a local map, you should be able to find it. Not sure if your GPS would be as good as some personal directions as the main parking lot sneaks up on you as you are driving. The trail is well maintained and gets... More 

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Blairstown, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Picture perfect views during all seasons. Great walk around the lake with nature and wildlife around every corner.

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Thank Blairstown
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

You follow a nicely paved trail all around the lake. It's a nice easy walk in the woods. No dogs allowed. No wheels either. Just for walkers and runners. It took us a little over an hour to walk 3 1/2 miles. The parking lot is not well marked and you have to walk several 100 feet on dirt/gravel to... More 

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Austin, Texas
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Tried to get to in our motorhome. The only spot off of 307 where there was parking was closed off. After circling in the residential neighborhoods that surround it we gave up and stopped at the overlook point. Our brakes began smoking and before we knew it our RV was up in flames. Now we don't have a home on... More 

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Scranton, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Lake Scranton and the walk around the Lake is not only beautiful but peaceful and healthy!! I would also like to point out that may people that get married, use the Stone Deck that looks out over the Lake, especially in fall when the trees glow.

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Dunmore, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Great way to get a good walk or run in. Quiet and peaceful. Careful and watch for deer also use bug spray just to be safe. But a great relaxing area.

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice paved trail. Great views of Lake Scranton. For a non-local parking was hard to find. I didn't see any restrooms or port-o-lets. Lots of people walking and running. Felt very safe.

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Thank alstearns
Scranton, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Very well maintained paved walking path around Lake scranton. 3.5 Mike walking path is great for everyone from gentle stroll to a quick run.

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Scranton, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Lovely, peaceful place to walk or run. Safe, paved, scenic! And sometimes the deer actually come right up to you! Lots of shade too.

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