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Lehigh Gorge State Park and nearby Hickory Run State Park are featured in a unique "Auto Tour" entitled Exploring Audubon's Lehigh. The tour focuses on famed naturalist John James Audubon's 1829 visit to the Rockport area of the Lehigh River Valley and looks at the valley's natural and historical landscapes. Brochures and cassette tapes are available at several locations along the 53-mile route. Signs mark the route and identify tour stops. The tour begins at Jim Thorpe at the Old Mauch Chunk Landing or at White Haven at the Lehigh Canal Depot. The tour is located in the Delaware and Lehigh National Heritage Corridor.

For more information about the tour call toll-free 888-546-8467

Elevation: 500 Feet

Elevation Gain: Minimal

Distance: 53 Miles

Directions: From Weatherly, PA, (Weatherly is midway between the two points) Begin at Jim Thorpe at the Old Mauch Chunck Landing (Rt. 209 and 903) or at White Haven at the Lehigh Canal Depot. To reach White Haven travel Lehigh Gorge northeast turning right on SR 940. Take the first right to reach parking.

 
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Lehigh Gorge State Park
Pennsylvania


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Telephone Number: 570-443-0400
The details, dates, and prices mentioned here were accurate at the time of publication.

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