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Enjoy your spring, summer, fall and winter at Mauch Chunk Lake Park in Scenic Carbon County, Pennsylvania. Mauch Chunk Lake Park is a county park and operated by the county's Parks and Recreation Department.


2014 Weekend Hayrides

October weekends come alive again this year at Mauch Chunk Lake Park with seasonal hayrides. Rides times will be 10:00am, 11:00am, 12:45pm, 1:45pm, 2:45pm and 3:45pm, Saturdays and Sundays. Reservations are required. Adults $5.00, Children 12 and under are $3.00. The hayrides will depart from the beach area and follow the scenic Switchback Trail at the park. Come out and enjoy the sights, sounds and smells of the spectactular Carbon County fall foliage! Call (570) 325-3669 to reserve your space.

2014 Whitewater Release Dates

The whitewater release dates for the Francis E. Walter Dam planned for 2014:

May 10, 17, 24, 25
June 7, 8, 21, 22
July 5, 6, 19, 20, 26, 27
August 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23*, 24*, 30*, 31*
October 11*, 12*
  * Dependent upon sufficient rainfall and storage amounts.