Mauch Chunk Lake Park

Environmental Center

  • The Carbon County Environmental Education Center is located on 60 acres of the Mauch Chunk Lake Park and has nature trails, bird feeding stations, butterfly gardens, a waterfowl observatory, and a boardwalk trail where visitors can view birds of prey that include Red-Tailed Hawks, Great-Horned Owls, the American Bald Eagle and Golden Eagle.
  • The facilities are free and are open daily from dawn until dusk.
  • Kids Programs such as the Creepy Crawlers and Ranger Rick Club are offered each month. Public Programs can also be arranged for Organized Scouting Events during the camping season. To register your child for an event or to schedule a program for your camping group please contact the Environmental Center at (570) 645-8597.
  • The Environmental Center is located 2 miles west of the main park entrance.

To learn more about the Environmental Center and their programs visit their website at!