Lehigh Gorge

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List Of Pennsylvania State Parks - Current Parks
... Run State Park Carbon County 700415550000000000015,550 acres (6,293 ha) 1945 Hickory Run, Lehigh River, Sand Spring Lake Former Recreation Demonstration Area with a large boulder field ... and trailhead, 2,739 feet (835 m) above sea level Lehigh Gorge State Park Carbon and Luzerne Counties 70034548000000000004,548 acres (1,841 ha) 1980 Lehigh River The Lehigh ... acres (1,030 ha) 1957 Slippery Rock Creek Features a deep scenic gorge with a restored watermill and a covered bridge Memorial Lake State Park Lebanon County 7002230000000000000230 acres (93 ha) 1945 ...
Lehigh Gorge State Park - History - From Resort To State Park
... Lehigh Gorge was a resort area for a brief time at the turn of the 20th century ... The hotel and surrounding forests were destroyed by fire in the 1910s and the Lehigh Gorge area was largely forgotten until the 1970s ... of the main line of the Central Railroad of New Jersey through the Gorge (in 1972) provided the necessary real estate for the trail ...
Turn Hole Tunnel
... It is now an attraction in Lehigh Gorge State Park ... The tunnel takes its name from the "Turn Hole" in the Lehigh River, a deep eddy where the river makes a turn at the base of a high cliff, known as Moyer's Rock ... When the Lehigh and Susquehanna Railroad (a subsidiary of the Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company) extended its line from White Haven to Mauch Chunk (now Jim Thorpe) in 1866, it crossed the Lehigh ...