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Nice Walking Trail for Exercising

Scranton Lake is a little difficult to find-- particularly the parking access areas. However, if... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2016
Hockessin, Delaware
Beautiful walk

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

Reviewed 21 October 2016
Blairstown, New Jersey
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“half miles” (3 reviews)
“great walk” (4 reviews)
Scranton Lake, Scranton, PA
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Reviewed 7 November 2016

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...More

1  Thank OldeBlueHen
Reviewed 21 October 2016

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

1  Thank Blairstown
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...More

2  Thank Kim E
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...More

2  Thank Zelina W
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...More

1  Thank maryannkochanski
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.

Thank 78maryclaires
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.

Thank alstearns
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.

Thank Vishwas V
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.

Thank Joanne S
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

If you like a scenic 3 1/2 mile run or walk, this is an ideal place. Cool shade in the summer. Park in upper lot and take path to paved area.

Thank Marie G
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lynn t
8 July 2017|
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Response from msteeler2 | Reviewed this property |
It was re-opened and then re-closed. I believe there is work being done on the dam and entire loop is not open.
Carlos C
18 August 2016|
Response from Gerard S | Reviewed this property |
No the lake is owned by the water company
4 July 2016|
Response from Rita2rock | Reviewed this property |
There is another entrance that is wheel chair accessible it's the one that has limited parking. Then the main parking lot had a steep incline that I would not recommend taking an electric WC.