Lizard Creek Campground

Family Camping that's fun, safe and memorable!

Local Information

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  •  : Shopping
  •  : Spa services
  •  : Children focused
  •  : Nature Education
  •  : Biking
  •  : Boating
  •  : Hiking
  •  : Sailing
  •  : Swimming
  •  : Canoeing
  •  : Picnicing
  •  : Siteseeing
  •  : Rafting

Attractions

  Yenser's Fall Fest

Come celebrate the harvest and Halloween seasons with the Yensers as we open the farm for the fall season. Fall Fest is designed for the whole family, not only for fun, but to find all of your fall and Halloween decorating supplies at one location.
1910 Mahoning Drive East, Lehighton, PA 18235
(570) 386-2073
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  Troxell's Pumpkin Patch

We are dairy farmers who seasonally operate Troxell's Produce and Pumpkin Patch for 15+ years. We are open to the public Wednesday through Sunday from early September until October 31st for produce and pumpkin sales.
2087 Mahoning Mountain Rd Lehighton, PA 18235
570-386-8857
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  Bear Creek Junction

Train rides, Mini Golf, Go-karts, Corn Maze, and Dairy Bar! For hours go to their website and activities, times and days vary based on the season.
8181 Route 309, New Tripoli, PA
(610) 298-8888
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  Slatington Marketplace

The Slatington Marketplace provides a one of a kind and productive environment for motivated vendors of all different backgrounds and specialties. The Slatington Marketplace is uniquely located within the former Keystone Lamp Factory, in Washington Township, Pennsylvania, abutting the Lehigh River.
8281 Route 873, Slatington, PA 18080
610-766-7495
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  Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway

Relax and ride comfortably in our vintage coaches built as early as 1917 pulled by diesel engines. The narrated 70 minute, 16 mile round-trip follows the majestic Lehigh River over bridges, through Glen Onoko, and into the Lehigh Gorge State Park. High-rising cliffs, mountain scenery, and wildlife surround the train along the forest route to Old Penn Haven.
One Susquehanna Street, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
610-562-2102
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  Tranquility Spa

Escape and Relax: Looking for a deep-relaxing escape from your busy life? Choose your full-body massage, special massage or both: Hot stones, Wellness, Theraputic, Deep tissue, Aromatheropy, and Prenatal massages and Reflexology. 30 mins $40, 60 mins $70, 90 mins $100
661 Delaware Ave., Suite A, Palmerton, PA 18071
(610) 824-3544
melissa.tranquilityspa@gmail.com

  The Seventh Moon Wellness Spa, LLC

Mission Statement: "Making a connection in the lives of those we touch in an effort to reach a state of balanced living."
701 Bridge St b103, Lehighton, PA 18235
(610) 377-3002
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      Beltzville State Park

The 3,002-acre Beltzville State Park is in the southern foothills of the Poconos. Pohopoco Creek, an excellent trout stream, feeds the 949-acre Beltzville Lake, which is a rest stop for migrating waterfowl and is a destination for boaters and anglers. The sand beach and picnic pavilions are very popular. Recreational facilities are a result of a cooperative effort of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources-Bureau of State Parks and the Pennsylvania Game Commission.
2950 Pohopoco Drive Lehighton, PA 18235-8905
610-377-0045
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        Mauch Chunk Lake

Enjoy your spring, summer, fall and winter at Mauch Chunk Lake Park in Scenic Carbon County, Pennsylvania. Mauch Chunk Lake Park is a county park and operated by the county's Parks and Recreation Department.
625 Lentz Trail Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
(570) 325-3669
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Skirmish Paintball

The World's Premier Paintball Facility.
211 North Meckesville Rd Albrightsville, PA 18210
800.SKIRMISH (800-754-7647)
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  Whitewater Challengers

The Lehigh River offers exciting adventures for beginning and experienced rafters. Choose the option that is right for you from our various trips offered daily in the Poconos.
Be sure to use code "Z1159" to save 10%
(800) 443-8554
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    Hawk Mountian

Hawk Mountain is a scientific research center, an international conservation training site, a learning facility for all ages, an eco-tourism destination, a wildlife sanctuary open to the public year-round, the world's largest member-supported raptor conservation organization, one of the best places in northeastern North America to view the annual autumn hawk migration.
1700 Hawk Mountain Rd. Kempton, PA 19529
(610) 756-6961
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    Carbon County Environmental Education Center

The Carbon County Environmental Education Center is located on 60 acres of the Mauch Chunk Lake Park and has nature trails, bird feeding stations, butterfly gardens, a waterfowl observatory, and a boardwalk trail where visitors can view birds of prey that include Red-Tailed Hawks, Great-Horned Owls, the American Bald Eagle and Golden Eagle. The facilities are free and are open daily from dawn until dusk. Kids Programs such as the Creepy Crawlers and Ranger Rick Club are offered each month.
151 E. White Bear Drive, Summit Hill, PA 18250
570-645-8597 or 570-233-3384
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      Lehigh Gap Nature Center

Lehigh Gap Nature Center consists of a 750+ acre wildlife refuge with an eco-friendly hybrid farm house/event facility called the Osprey House at one end (near Slatington, PA) and an arboretum and network of ponds at the other (near Bowmanstown, PA). The refuge includes 13 miles of marked trails requiring varying levels of physical effort. For biking our property is located next to the Delaware and Lehigh Trail (D&L), part of a National Historic Corridor that runs from Wilkes Barre to Philadelphia. Access to the trail is available directly behind the Osprey House. The D&L runs between our property and the Lehigh River for approximately 2.5 miles north to Bowmanstown.
(610) 760-8889
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  Jerry's Classic Cars & Collectables Museum

Step back in time to the glory days of the 50's and 60's classics! $8.00 Admission.
394 South Street, Pottsville, PA
888-802-6605
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Hiking

Glen Onoko Falls

Jim Thorpe, PA. Go to their site

Switchback Railroad

Jim Thorpe, PA. Go to their site

Appalachian Trail: Bake Oven Knob to Lehigh Gap

Lehighton, PA. Go to their site

Appalachian Trail: Lehigh Gap to Smith Gap Road

Slatington, PA. Go to their site

Appalachian Trail: Route 309 To Bake Oven Knob

New Tripoli, PA. Go to their site

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Movie Theaters

Mahoning Valley Cinema

Rt. 443 In Lehighton, PA in the Carbon Plaza Shopping Center
610-377-8626 or 570-386-5920
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Mahoning Drive-in Theater

635 Seneca Road Highway 443 and Seneca Road Lehighton, PA 18235
610-683-7243
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Becky's Drive-in Theater

4548 Lehigh Drive Route 248 Walnutport, PA 18088
610-767-2249
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Tourist Info

Lehighton, PA


211 N 12th St, Lehighton, PA 18235
(610) 377-1300
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Jim Thorpe Visitor Center

Originally known as Mauch Chunk, Jim Thorpe is a destination rich with history. The town’s beautiful buildings date back to a time when coal mining drove captains of industry to call it home.
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Pocono Mountains Tourist Info

The Pocono Mountains offers four seasons of endless fun and a tremendous variety of diversions, such as luxurious resorts, fun things to do for the whole family, outdoor adventures, bed and breakfasts and more.
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Carbon County Tourist Info

Your Guide to Jim Thorpe, Lehighton, Palmerton, Penn-Kidder, Weatherly and Panther Valley.
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Lehigh Valley Tourist Info

The Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce’s mission is to improve the economy and quality of life in the Lehigh Valley Metropolitan Area.
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Food and Drink

Stone Row Eatery

We’re a made-from-scratch restaurant, specializing in tasty food and drink for everyone at great prices. We keep our menu small so that we can accommodate allergies, intolerances and food choices. We use ingredients that are abundant, in-season, and on-special.
45-47 Race St Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania
(570) 732-0465
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Moya

Moya offers innovative cuisine in a beautiful and elegant setting that's easy for everybody to enjoy.
24 Race Street Jim Thorpe, PA 18229-2004
(570) 325-8530
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Joey B's

In 1988 Joey B's was established to honor a great son, brother, and friend, Joey Barbosa. Our establishment began as a small town bar, and then in 2010 we ventured into a full service restaurant. Many people have made wonderful memories within the walls of Joey B's. Therefore, it is our mission to continue to grow and to strive to provide an atmosphere for both old and new friends to gather and create memories.
638 Delaware Ave, Palmerton, PA
610.826.6620
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Beacon 443 Restaurant

Beacon 443 in Lehighton, PA, is a full-service restaurant dishing up scrumptious meals for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. We offer a large selection of various foods, from omelets, and pastries, to Greek dishes and wings. Our menu provides mouth-watering options sure to satisfy anyone’s desire.
35 Blakeslee Blvd Dr E, Lehighton, PA 18235
(610) 377-1782
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Curious Goods at The Bake Oven Inn

Nestled just below the famous Bake Oven Knob, from which the original inn gets its name, awaits a delicious sampling of Curious Goods. Join us for a truly unique, intimate farm-to-table dining experience in our historic country inn, located in the midst of rural farm and horse country.
7705 Bake Oven Road, Germansville, PA 18053
610-760-8580
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14 Acre Farm Gourmet Eatery

The 14 Acre Farm Gourmet Eatery in Lehighton, PA, combines all of our talents and sources into one easy-to-access location. We serve hot breakfast and lunch, eat-in or take-out. We sell hot and cold prepared deli items, fresh bread, English muffins, and a wide variety of delicious and amazing sweets.
158 S. First St, Lehighton, PA 18235
484-661-1458
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Chantilly Goods

Step back in time at Chantilly Goods to when you were a kid. Show your kids and grand kids the fun of the local Old Time Soda Shoppe!.
200 Bridge Street - Weissport, Pennsylvania 18235
610.379.4767
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Lizard Creek Pub

Family dining and pub experience, now open for business (and smoke free!)
1424 West Lizard Creek Road, Lehighton, Pennsylvania 18235
(610) 377-2249
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The Ice Cream Lab

The Ice Cream Lab proudly celebrates 25 years of exceeding customers' expectations! Founded in 1989, we've grown to become the Lehigh Valley's largest and most respected source of super premium ice cream, frozen yogurt, sherbets, sorbets and Italian ices.
350 S Best Ave, Walnutport, PA 18088
(610) 767-3551
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Blue Lizard Vineyard and Winery

The Blue Lizard Vineyard and Winery is located in Andreas, Pennsylvania. The vineyard is nestled on an area of land that is situated between the Blue Mountain and the Lizard Creek. This is how we created our meaningful name.
139 Ash Circle, Andreas, PA 18211
(570) 527-0925
bluelizardwinery@gmail.com
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Galen Glen

Crooked Vines, Exquisite Wines. Elegant Austrian and German style wines with many international accolades.
255 Winter Mountain Dr, Andreas, PA
(570) 386-3682
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Eight Oaks Craft Distillers

Eight Oaks is a veteran-owned farm distillery located in Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley. We grow our own grains just steps away from the distillery. At Eight Oaks craft distillers we know that Every Spirit Has a Story. We can’t wait to tell you ours and learn yours.
7189 Route 309 New Tripoli, Pa 18066
484-387-5287
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Marchiano Pizza

Pizza, Pasta, Subs...
2 S Railroad St New Ringgold, Pennsylvania 17960
(570) 943-3135

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Necessities

Giant Grocery Store

A local chain grocery store. Open 24 hours.
1241 Blakeslee Blvd Dr East, Lehighton, PA 18235
(570) 386-4146

Walmart


Blakeslee Blvd. Dr., Lehighton, PA 18235
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Rite Aid Pharmacy

Closest to the campground
1241 Blakeslee Blvd. Dr., Lehighton, PA 18235
(570) 386-5838
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Rite Aid Pharmacy

On the way to Jim Thorpe
241 North First Street, Lehighton, PA 18235
(610) 377-4262
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Emergency

Gnaden Huetten Memorial Hospital

211 N 12th St, Lehighton, PA 18235
(610) 377-1300
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PA State Police, Lehighton

9170 Interchange Road, Lehighton, PA 18235,
610-681-1850
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Lizard Creek Campground

Feel free to call or email us with inquiries, feedback, suggestions...
or to just say hello!

570.386.2911

camping@LizardCreekPA.com