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Lovely park with sandy beach and great trails

Nice place to visit. Fir a few hours with family. Lots of trails to enjoy around the lake. You can... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2018
Allan S
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New York City, New York
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Beautiful lake and nice trails!

Great place to spend a couple hours or more. There’s a nice sized lake that has a nice beach area... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
bubbleheadout
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Norfolk, Virginia
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114 Campground Rd, Tobyhanna, PA 18466-8001
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice park overall. The trails were well kept and the lake is really pretty. Not exactly "hiking" trail, more like casual nature walks. Would recommend coming here for some fresh air, but check out some other areas if you would like to do serious hiking

Thank Racquel D
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Nice place to visit. Fir a few hours with family. Lots of trails to enjoy around the lake. You can take your dogs with you and give them some exercise as well as yourself. Very scenic and east to get to.

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 13 August 2018

A nice place to go to for kayaking on a pretty lake. Truthfully, I didn't have much time to explore. But I did stay in the PET section which was full of dogs barking and fighting on walks. I also noticed a lot of "don't...More

Thank digitalsavvy
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Great place to spend a couple hours or more. There’s a nice sized lake that has a nice beach area with a playground and lots of benches, picnic tables and there was a restroom. There was a place to rent canoes and paddle boats as...More

3  Thank bubbleheadout
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

The water itself was a bit red, but obliviously clean, there were small fishes everywhere. The sand, playground, picnic areas were all maintained. There is no lifeguards, but the water is shallow for quite a bit, so the kids can have fun. Beautiful view and...More

1  Thank viganiko
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Our family enjoyed our picnic and swimming at the park. The restrooms are very clean and have showers for a small fee. The grandkids played in the lake residue and all, it is lake water. Nice benches and picnic tables.

1  Thank raybuck
Reviewed 25 June 2018

We hiked the Range Trail through Bender Swamp and then took the powerline throughway back to the park entrance. Would not recommend it: this time of year, the foliage is so dense there's little to see on the trail and the bugs are big and...More

1  Thank mccambjd
Reviewed 17 June 2018

The park was busy the day we visited. We went to hike. The trail was very easy. We liked the views near the dam. Plenty of people on watercraft. Restrooms were super clean. Many picnics happening.

1  Thank Bob19512014
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Camped and fished there from 1967 to 1976 . Now I've lived 3 miles from the park since 1987 !! Park is clean the fishing hiking and huntiing are OUSTANDING . Tobyhanna also butts up against Gouldsboro State Park , another jewel with the same...More

3  Thank tobyhannabob
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Nice place to visit with family. Nice walking paths and facilities. Kids park and picnics tables make it easy to entertain the kids while having a picnic.

1  Thank Blairstown
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Doozie23
7 September 2017|
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Response from Martha S | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember it as being very large so main parking lot near entrance and lake is in full view. restrooms over to one side. Not a lot to see but a good picnic spot and nice place to boat and fish.A popular trail goes all... More
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Jimmy G
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Response from Ian C | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure of the current price. Was pretty cheap.
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31 August 2016|
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Response from Mom-of-a-clan | Reviewed this property |
We were passing through the area on our way home from the Lake Wallenpaupack area so I did not research attractions at all, we just chanced upon this park. Tobyhanna State Park is approximately 30 minutes away from Lake... More
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