Paddle your kayak, rowboat or canoe on Promised Land Lake or Lower Lake
View the eagles from the Wildlife Observation Station at the Lower Lake
Visit the Masker Museum at Pickerel Point
Stay at a rustic cabin at Bear Wallows near the Lower Lake
Attend an environment education program
Take a hike on Little Falls Trail off of Lower Lake Road
Plan a weekend stay at Pickerel Point Campground or any of the other 6 campground areas
Enjoy private Equestrian Camping available with horse shelters
Horseback riding trails in the Delaware State Forest
Cool off on a hot summer day at the beach (Beaches are smoke-free areas, designated areas are available)
Try your luck fishing either of the park's lakes
Hike Delaware State Forest
Visit the Falls
Fly a kite
Enjoy the playground area
Sing around your campfire and make S'mores
Take a dip in the fresh, clear lake
Watch a beautiful, breathtaking sunrise or sunset
Launch your watercraft from any of the 5 boat launch areas around the lake. One boat launch is ADA accessible. (gas motors NOT permitted)
Enjoy a slow ride on the 6.5 miles of paved road around the entire lake (The park is easily accessed from interstate highways 80 and 84. It is within a one to three hour drive from Allentown, Easton, Bethlehem, Reading, Harrisburg, Scranton, and Wilkes-Barre. A 2.5 hour drive from Philadelphia and a 2 hour drive from NYC
Picnic or BBQ at the Upper Lake (tables, grills, trash receptacle & restrooms provided)
Rent a beautiful lakeside pavilion for your private party including picnic tables, large grill, water, sink, counter, electricity, private restroom and private parking. Reserve at the Park Office. Daily rental use: sunrise to sunset.
Visit the State Park Office for a PL hat, PL tee-shirt, PL sweatshirt, PL mug, PL sticker and more...
Play Volleyball at the Lake.
Snowmobile on 23 groomed miles of trails
Rent a boat. Rentals are available Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend by the hour or day.
The 422-acre Promised Land Lake offers approximately nine miles of shoreline, while the 173-acre Lower Lake has almost four miles of shoreline.
There are five boat launching areas. Five boat mooring areas offer a total of 170 mooring spaces, which may be rented from April through October each year. Types of boats include:
One- and two-person kayaks
Electric motors are available for rent.
Visit the Concession stand at the beach
Shop at The Pine Cone Gift Shop - it has all of your Promised Land Souvenirs & Gifts
Relax, listen to the peace & quiet
Please, don't feed the wildlife. If they are fed, and become accustomed to humans, the wildlife is removed.