[Skip to Content]Privacy Policy
Wilkes Barre, PA 570-822-1011
Lehigh River Gorge State Park Hiking & Whitewater Rafting
Hickory Run State Park, White Haven, Pennsylvania, 18661
570-443-0400| Activities|Visit Website
  • About us
  • Before you go
  • Map/Directions
  • Comments
  • Your Lodging Of Choice

Whitewater Rafting at Lehigh River Gorge State Park

Explore more than 6,000 acres of Pennsylvania wilderness at this scenic outdoor destination. Discover 33 miles of beautiful nature trails and experience exciting white water rafting trips on the Lehigh River. Ride through 26 miles of biking trails or relax and enjoy a picnic surrounded by old growth trees and mountain views. Winter brings opportunities for snowmobiling and cross country skiing. 


Prices -

 Entry to the park is free. Whitewater boating fees are $4 per boat, not including guided tour fees. 

Hours -

 Open daily, sunrise to sunset.


  • Fish for Free Day
  • F.E. Walter Dam Water Release


  • Whitewater rafting
  • Fishing & hunting
  • Hiking
  • Biking
  • Cross country skiing
  • Snowmobiling


  • What are popular activities I can do at the park?

    There are plenty of fun activities at the park, including hiking, biking, whitewater rafting, fishing, hunting, picnicking, cross country skiing, and snowmobiling.
  • What rivers are open to whitewater rafting?

    Whitewater rafting is allowed in the Lehigh River in Lehigh Gorge State Park. Guided rafting tours are recommended, especially for inexperienced rafters.

Helpful Links


Driving Direction to Lehigh River Gorge State Park Hiking & Whitewater Rafting
or Holiday Inn Wilkes Barre - East Mountain
Write a Comment
By submitting this comment you agree that your personal information will be made public.
Captcha Code
*  Required Fields

Your Lodging Of Choice

Book Direct Benefits
  • Complimentary Hot Breakfast Buffet
  • Best Rate Guaranteed
  • No Booking Fees