Promised Land State Park, Greentown

Promised Land State Park is a 3000 acre Pennsylvania State Park that is located in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania. It is a part of the Department of Conservation & Natural Resources (DCNR)- Bureau of State Parks. The Park offers many outdoor activities with two lakes and six camp grounds. It also offers 12 Rustic cabins, 3 camping cottages, and a Beach Day Use Area. Limited campsites at Pickerel Point are open year round. The Camping Cottages are open year round. They have bunk beds (3 twin & 1 full bed), a kitchen table & chairs & electric heat. Bathroom facilities are nearby.

The Picnic Day Use Area includes a sand beach, swimming area (no lifeguards), modern facilities (including showers), a playground, 2 reservable Pavilions, picnic tables, a food concession, and a Boat Rental. The Food Concession and Boat Rental are open Memorial Day to Labor Day.

Promised Land State Park does NOT rent snowmobiles or ice fishing equipment. Ice fish at your own risk.

To reserve a Pavilion, Campsite or Cabin, please go to www.visitPAparks.com & click on Reservations or call 1.888.PA Parks to reserve a facility by phone. Facilities can be reserved up to 11 months in advance.

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Park Address:

100 Lower Lake Road

Greentown, PA 18426

For more information, please visit our website http://www.dcnr.state.pa.us/stateparks/findapark/promisedland/index.htm

To access the PA State Parks Winter Report, go to http://www.dcnr.state.pa.us/stateparks/winter-report/index.htm & choose a Park.

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  • My love for Promised Land State Park started in 1967 when I started three consecutive summers as a life guard. I have been returning every year since. The clean beaches, the fishing and numerous...  more »
  • I have been going to Promised Land State Park every year since 1950. The Park has nice camping areas, nice cabins, and hundreds of miles of hiking trails. In summertime there is recreation for...  more »
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  • Beautifully taken care of State Park. Great sites, clean bathhouses, friendly camp hosts, rangers helpful and friendly, special treat of bear passing on nearby road, peaceful and well kept up trails. Dog friendly too. We enjoyed kayaking, hiking, biking and just enjoying the peace around the park. Signage was everywhere and water for filling up and two dumping stations near campground. It was our first state park and we came home and booked another trip in 2 weeks we had such a great time. After doing regular campgrounds the atmosphere of the state park is our #1 favorite now!
  • Spent labor weekend there we arrive Saturday at noon and left Monday afternoon and it was beautiful. there are so many things to do there, the camping places are very spacious and clean, the bathrooms are wonderful and very close to the campsites; the showers are clean and super hot water. they have a laundromat, they have a dishwashing sink. Everything is very close to it. the staff is very friendly the park rangers are very professionals and the rates are very economic. We paid $70 for two nights but is very worth it. The park is extremely well maintained. Drove a couple of minutes to the lake beach. And we rented row boats for $35 for 70 minutes. They also have pedaling boats,motor boats and not 100% sure if they rent kayaks as well but there sure were many kayaking in the lake. We saw the famous or infamous water snakes 🐍 although i was scared its was an unforgettable experience. On our way back to the camp site from the lake we saw a mama bear and her twin cubs. PLEASE GO THERE. it is certainly amazing and beautiful.

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