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Jacobsburg State Park

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Peaceful here.

Great place for a walk with your pup. No matter how busy it gets here , it is always peaceful. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Grammypants
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Pocono Mountains Region, Pennsylvania
Very nice local state park

Not the most thrilling hiking or best views, but it's a nice local place to take the kids or pups... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2018
HippieMom333
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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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835 Jacobsburg Rd., Nazareth, PA
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for a walk with your pup. No matter how busy it gets here , it is always peaceful. The trails are fun.

Thank Grammypants
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Not the most thrilling hiking or best views, but it's a nice local place to take the kids or pups. I trail run on one of the nice big flat trails and we take the kids near the creek often and they enjoy wading. Very...More

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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Picture perfect views, nice clean streams. Great animal friendly walking trails you could spend a whole day here alone or with family and friends.

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Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

The ranger at the environmental centre was informative and helpful. She gave us the trail maps and her advice lead to a very pleasant afternoon hike . The trails are wide and well cared for . This is mixed terrain with extensive wooded areas ....More

1  Thank G1587UGpeterb
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Our visit was short, but we do plan to return when in the area. So much history to explore and so many trails to hike.

Thank DLM44
Reviewed July 10, 2018

I grew up in this area and have gone to Jacobsburg hundreds of times. I love walking the trails especially the ones next to the stream. There are historical buildings that you can tour also. I just love to walk there.

1  Thank TimPickel
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

This park is absolutely beautiful. Calming, peaceful ✌️ just simply gorgeous. The walking trails are nice not bumpy or Rocky, they have tough trails and easy trails for people like me 😂. They are marked well. Lots of people bring their dogs. A stream runs...More

Thank Momma252
Reviewed June 19, 2018

This is a gem in the Lehigh Valley. Highly recommend visiting as there is so much to do and see. Lots of trails and a nature center.

Thank DRWill6
Reviewed June 2, 2018

This is one of my favorite place to go hiking and trail running. Very well cared for trails with beautiful views. Love this place, wish it was my back yard.

Thank JeffreyJ921
Reviewed April 22, 2018

It is a well-maintained park surrounding the lovely Bushkill Creek. For hiking, the trails are a balance of easy and challenging. However, it is not a huge park, and it is overcrowded. By accommodating everything, they really accommodate nothing well. Bicycling, horseback riding, picnics, hiking,...More

3  Thank AllEars00
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Pamsocci
August 5, 2018|
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Response from AllEars00 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I personally saw several persons fishing here and there. And that stretch of the Bushkill appears to have some great spots for fishing.
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Kara M
September 13, 2016|
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Response from Jsgirl44 | Reviewed this property |
The park is only open from Sunrise to Sunset.
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