Uncover adventure on your next getaway to The Poconos! Lake Wallenpaupack offers an incredible amount of excitement to just about anyone that is lucky enough to find their way to the area. You don’t even have to set foot in the water. For example, the lake features miles of incredible hiking trails. Admire the shimmering water and take in the beauty of the mountains from Lake Wallenpaupack Trail! Before your visit, don’t forget to take advantage of our complimentary Vacation Guide. Planning your getaway is always a breeze when you let our expertly crafted guide point you toward all of The Pocono’s best restaurants, attractions, and events!
Lake Wallenpaupack Trail: The Ultimate Hiking Guide
About Lake Wallenpaupack Trail
Lake Wallenpaupack Trail winds its way along 2.6 miles of Lake Wallenpaupack shoreline. The trail is marked as easy in difficulty and offers incredible views of the 5,700-acre lake and the surrounding mountain landscape. The trail usually features light traffic and is perfect for walking, running, or biking. Dogs aren’t allowed, but the smooth terrain and freshly lain gravel make it a great spot to bring the kids out for a stroll when the weather is nice!
Where to Access the Trail
The trailhead for Lake Wallenpaupack Trail is located at the parking lot that sits just south of the Route 6 and Route 507 interchange. The parking lot is just a few hundred meters south of Route 507, and the trail is almost impossible to miss from the lot!
What You Should Bring
The trails that surround Lake Wallenpaupack are not the most challenging hiking trails in the Poconos, but they still offer some of the best views. In terms of hiking gear, you won’t need much. The trail is lined with gravel and mulch which makes for easy walking or running. Bring a light snack or a pack a lunch and enjoy a picnic by the lake! Don’t forget to bring your camera with you as well. In The Poconos during fall, the leaves offer the perfect backdrop for landscape photography, painting the skyline with brilliant splashes of red and orange. As long as you bring your adventurous spirit, you need nothing else.
Where to Stay Near Lake Wallenpaupack
After exploring Lake Wallenpaupack, return to The French Manor Inn and enjoy a restful night in our enchanting stone chateau. Our Inn is just down the road from all of the best things to do in The Poconos and features beautiful decor and stunning, 20-mile views of the Pocono Mountains.
On your next visit, picture a stay in our lovely Bordeaux Room. One of the Maisonneuve Suites, this room features a private stone fireplace, a luxurious king-size bed, and even a balcony that overlooks the rolling hills of the Pocono Mountains. Don’t wait to start planning your dream getaway!