Steamtown National Historic Site, Pennsylvania Camping & Hiking

Steamtown National Historic Site Image Gallery

Directions

Our GPS coordinates are: N 41.410730 (latitude), W 75.671329 (longitude) using our park entrance, Lackawanna Ave at Cliff St, 18503 Be careful NOT to use the park’s MAILING address with a GPS unit as there is no entrance at that location. If the location info above fails, you can try 350 Cliff St with ZIP Code 18503 (the bookstore mail address). General Driving Directions Take I-81 to exit 185. At first traffic light turn left on Lackawanna Avenue. Continue on Lackawanna Ave to Cliff St and park entrance.

Phone

(570) 340-5200

Activities

PICNICKING

Camping Reservations

Reserve your campsite at these camping areas:

Pennsylvania Campgrounds

Hiking Trails

Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails:

Pennsylvania Hiking Trails

Related Link(s)

More Pennsylvania Recreation Areas

Steamtown National Historic Site Official Website

Steamtown National Historic Site Map

You’d feel heat from the firebox, smell hot steam and oil; you’d hear the whistle, feel the ground vibrate, and watch as one-ton drive rods turned steel wheels. Remember the sound of “chuff-chuff” from the smokestack? Today, you can learn the history of steam railroad transportation, and the people who built, repaired and rode, as we work to preserve a special era in America’s industrial history!