Lizard Creek Campground

Family camping that's fun and memorable!

Local Information

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  •  : Shopping
  •  : Spa services
  •  : Children focused
  •  : Nature Education
  •  : Biking
  •  : Boating
  •  : Hiking
  •  : Sailing
  •  : Swimming
  •  : Canoeing
  •  : Picnicking
  •  : Site-seeing
  •  : Rafting


  Yenser's Fall Fest

Come celebrate the harvest & 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 & Halloween decorating supplies at one location.
1910 Mahoning Drive East, Lehighton, PA 18235
(570) 386-2073
12 mins/6.8 miles
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  Bear Creek Junction

Train rides, Mini Golf, Go-karts, Corn Maze, & Dairy Bar! For hours go to their website & activities, times & days vary based on the season.
8181 Route 309, New Tripoli, PA
(610) 298-8888
16 mins/13.0 miles
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  Slatington Marketplace

The Slatington Marketplace provides a one of a kind & productive environment for motivated vendors of all different backgrounds & 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
13 mins/10.3 miles
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  Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway

Relax & 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, & into the Lehigh Gorge State Park. High-rising cliffs, mountain scenery, & wildlife surround the train along the forest route to Old Penn Haven.
One Susquehanna Street, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
18 mins/10.3 miles
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  Tranquility Spa

Escape & Relax: Looking for a deep-relaxing escape from your busy life? Choose your full-body massage, special massage or both: Hot stones, Wellness, Therapeutic, Deep tissue, Aromatherapy, & Prenatal massages & Reflexology. 30 mins $40, 60 mins $70, 90 mins $100

661 Delaware Ave., Suite A, Palmerton, PA 18071
(610) 824-3544
13 mins/9.2 miles

  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
11 mins/6.0 miles
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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 & is a destination for boaters & anglers. The sand beach & 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 & Natural Resources-Bureau of State Parks & the Pennsylvania Game Commission.
2950 Pohopoco Drive Lehighton, PA 18235-8905
19 mins/11.7 miles
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        Mauch Chunk Lake

Enjoy your spring, summer, fall & winter at Mauch Chunk Lake Park in Scenic Carbon County, Pennsylvania. Mauch Chunk Lake Park is a county park & operated by the county's Parks & Recreation Department.
625 Lentz Trail Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
(570) 325-3669
18 mins/10.7 miles
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Blue Mountain Resort: Outdoor Adventures

Your next mountain sport adventure awaits at Blue Mountain Resort in the Poconos!
1660 Blue Mountain Dr, Palmerton, PA 18071
24 min/16 mi
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Skirmish Paintball

The World's Premier Paintball Facility.
211 North Meckesville Rd Albrightsville, PA 18210
800.SKIRMISH (800-754-7647)
41 mins/27.9 miles
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  Whitewater Challengers

The Lehigh River offers exciting adventures for beginning & 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%
288 Stagecoach Rd, Weatherly PA 18255
(800) 443-8554
44 mins/26.4 miles
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    Hawk Mountain

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
26 mins/20.6 miles
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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 & has nature trails, bird feeding stations, butterfly gardens, a waterfowl observatory, & a boardwalk trail where visitors can view birds of prey that include Red-Tailed Hawks, Great-Horned Owls, the American Bald Eagle & Golden Eagle. The facilities are free & are open daily from dawn until dusk. Kids Programs such as the Creepy Crawlers & Ranger Rick Club are offered each month.
151 E. White Bear Drive, Summit Hill, PA 18250
570-645-8597 or 570-233-3384
15 mins/8.2 miles
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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) & an arboretum & 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 & 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 & the Lehigh River for approximately 2.5 miles north to Bowmanstown.
(610) 760-8889
8844 Paint Mill Rd, Slatington, PA 18080
14 mins/10.2 miles
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        Lehighton Outdoor Center

Where adventure comes to play: Rafting, Biking, Kayaking, Cafe. Open 9-6 Everyday!
123 Lehigh Drive, Lehighton, PA 18235
(610) 377-1230 or (800) 424-7238
14 mins/8.2 miles
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  Jerry's Classic Cars & Collectibles Museum

Step back in time to the glory days of the 50's & 60's classics! $8.00 Admission.
394 South Street, Pottsville, PA
48 mins/32.5 miles
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Glen Onoko Falls

Jim Thorpe, PA. Glen Onoko Falls is a popular day hike to a spectacular falls. However, it has the potential to be very hazardous. More information can be found in:
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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


Movie Theaters

Mahoning Valley Cinema

Rt. 443 In Lehighton, PA in the Carbon Plaza Shopping Center
610-377-8626 or 570-386-5920
11 mins/6.0 miles
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Mahoning Drive-in Theater

1241 Blakeslee Blvd E #5, Lehighton, PA 18235
9 mins/4.2 miles
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Becky's Drive-in Theater

4548 Lehigh Drive Route 248 Walnutport, PA 18088
15 mins/11.5 miles
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Tourist Info

Lehighton, PA

211 N 12th St, Lehighton, PA 18235
(610) 377-1300
14 mins/7.1 miles
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Jim Thorpe

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.
1 Susquehanna St., Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
21 min/11.4 miles
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Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau - Jim Thorpe

The Pocono Mountains offers four seasons of endless fun & a tremendous variety of diversions, such as luxurious resorts, fun things to do for the whole family, outdoor adventures, bed & breakfasts & more.
2 Lehigh Ave, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
(570) 325-3673
21 min/11.4 miles
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Carbon County Tourist Info

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

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

Stone Row Eatery

We’re a made-from-scratch restaurant, specializing in tasty food & drink for everyone at great prices. We keep our menu small so that we can accommodate allergies, in-tolerances & food choices. We use ingredients that are abundant, in-season, & on-special.
45-47 Race St Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania
(570) 732-0465
20 mins/10.7 miles
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Bonnie & Clyde's Pub & Grill

Bonnie & Clyde strives to offer outstanding service in a comfortable, casual atmosphere.
111 North 1st St, Lehighton, PA 18235
15 min/7.5 mi
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Moya offers innovative cuisine in a beautiful & elegant setting that's easy for everybody to enjoy.
24 Race Street Jim Thorpe, PA 18229-2004
(570) 325-8530
21 mins/10.7 miles
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Joey B's

In 1988 Joey B's was established to honor a great son, brother, & friend, Joey Barbosa. Our establishment began as a small town bar, & 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 & to strive to provide an atmosphere for both old & new friends to gather & create memories.
638 Delaware Ave, Palmerton, PA
13 mins/9.1 miles
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Beacon 443 Restaurant

Beacon 443 in Lehighton, PA, is a full-service restaurant dishing up scrumptious meals for breakfast, lunch, & dinner. We offer a large selection of various foods, from omelets, & pastries, to Greek dishes & wings. Our menu provides mouth-watering options sure to satisfy anyone’s desire.
35 Blakeslee Blvd Dr E, Lehighton, PA 18235
(610) 377-1782
11 mins/6.3 miles
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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 & horse country.
7705 Bake Oven Road, Germansville, PA 18053
19 mins/16.4 miles
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The Perch

We serve breakfast & lunch, eat-in or take-out.
300 Mauch Chunk St, Lehighton, PA 18235
17 mins/8.9 miles
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Chantilly Goods

Step back in time at Chantilly Goods to when you were a kid. Show your kids & grand kids the fun of the local Old Time Soda Shoppe!.
200 Bridge Street - Weissport, Pennsylvania 18235
12 mins/6.8 miles
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Lizard Creek Pub

Family dining & pub experience, now open for business (& smoke free!)
1424 West Lizard Creek Road, Lehighton, Pennsylvania 18235
(610) 377-2249
1 mins/1.1 miles
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Scoopendorf's Ice Cream Company

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 & most respected source of super premium ice cream, frozen yogurt, sherbets, sorbets & Italian ices.
350 S Best Ave, Walnutport, PA 18088
(610) 767-3551
15 mins/11.5 miles
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AJ Fogel Farm

Our family owns & operates a farm in Carbon County Pa. We have Goats milk soap & lotion, fresh eggs, beef, pork, canned goods, & produce available at the farm for sale.
139 Ash Circle, Lehighton, PA 18235
(484) 695-2341
3 mins/1.1 miles
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Galen Glen

Crooked Vines, Exquisite Wines. Elegant Austrian & German style wines with many international accolades.
255 Winter Mountain Dr, Andreas, PA
(570) 386-3682
6 mins/4.1 miles
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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 & learn yours.
7189 Route 309 New Tripoli, Pa 18066
16 mins/13.7 miles
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Marchiano Pizza

Pizza, Pasta, Subs...
2 S Railroad St New Ringgold, Pennsylvania 17960
(570) 943-3135
17 mins/14.4 miles



Giant Grocery Store

A local chain grocery store. Open 24 hours.
1241 Blakeslee Blvd Dr East, Lehighton, PA 18235
(570) 386-4146
11 mins/5.9 miles


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
11 mins/5.9 miles
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Rite Aid Pharmacy

On the way to Jim Thorpe
241 North First Street, Lehighton, PA 18235
(610) 377-4262
13 mins/7.3 miles
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  Carbon Taxi

Taxi, Shuttles, & Rentals
1358 State Route 903, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
(570) 325-5466 or (570) 657-7845
29 mins/16 miles
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St. Luke's Hospital

500 St. Luke's Drive, Lehighton, PA 18235
(866) 785-8537
17 mins/9.1 miles
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PA State Police, Lehighton

9170 Interchange Road, Lehighton, PA 18235,
23 mins/15.7 miles
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Mahoning Valley Animal Hospital

2967 Blakeslee Boulevard Dr W, Andreas, PA 18211
(570) 386-3088
14 mins/4.9 miles
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