Lehigh Gap Nature Center

Lehigh Gap Nature Center

Along the North Trail NE approaching Devil's Pulpit in Lehigh Gap Nature Center - Photo credit: Daniela Wagstaff Along the North Trail NE approaching Devil's Pulpit in Lehigh Gap Nature Center - Photo credit: Daniela Wagstaff
40.784113, -75.609138

Just north of the Appalachian Trail in eastern Pennsylvania lies a side of the Kittatinny Ridge with a well-blazed network of multi-tiered hiking trails in an area under environmental restoration

In 2002 the Lehigh Gap Nature Center purchased over 750 acres on the Kittatinny Ridge to the west of the Lehigh River and in Lehigh Gap of eastern Pennsylvania, just north of the where the Appalachian Trail passes through.  Much of the land, degraded by years of industrial pollution from zinc plant emissions of sulfur dioxide, is now undergoing revitalization. Other parts had  remained a...

Park Acreage:

750.00 acres

Municipality:

Slatington

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Contact Information

Web Link:

Lehigh Gap Nature Center

Phone:

(610) 760-8889

Fees:

None

Dogs in park:

Dogs on leash

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