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Summer Rec is Back!


Outdoor Activities

Arts & Crafts


Lunch everyday

Field Trips

This year will include three trips to the pool and even more special presentations including the Girl Scouts, The First Tee (golf instruction), the Lehigh Gap Nature Center, a visit from the Kona Ice food truck and much, much more! All this for only $100 if you register by June 1st

Stay up to date with all of the areas programs!


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Fall & Winter

Parks & Recreation Newsletter!

Trail Town?

Thats right!  Northern Lehigh Recreation as well as local business owners and residents have joined up with the Greater Northern Lehigh Chamber of Commerce and the Delaware and Lehigh National Heritage Corridor to look at the possibility of making Northern Lehigh a 'Designated Trail Town.' This designation would spur more foot traffic and tourism in the area and be a great asset to Northern Lehigh as a whole.


Located at the Slatington Trailhead

OPEN every Sat. & Sun from 9am-2pm


The Northern Lehigh Parks and Recreation Department offers high quality and diverse programs to the residents of Slatington, Walnutport and Washington Township at the lowest cost possible. Programs offered include educational activities and recreational programs for youth, seniors and Peveryone in between.  CHECK THE 'PROGRAMS' TABS ABOVE FOR SPECIFIC PROGRAM INFO!

D & L Trail

At the trail's northern end, it intersects with the Slate Heritage Trail, which travelers can follow west along Trout Creek for 3 miles to Slatedale. The Trailhead in Slatington offers...

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A Big Thank You

Have you thanked a council member lately?  Northern Lehigh Recreation is only possible because of the local leadership in Washington Township, Borough of Slatington and the Borough of Walnutport who are working together to make the area a better place to live, work and play!  


In addition, our work would not be possible without additional support from the community! We would like to thank our 2018 sponsors!~:


Henry L. Mickley / Mabel S. Fravel Charitable Trust

Cruise Planners - Debbie & Wes Minnich

Youth Services Agency Nature Center

Northern Lehigh School District

Lehigh Gap Nature Center

Bechtel's Pharmacy, Inc.

The Neffs National Bank

IronPigs Charities

Steckel and Stopp


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