• Eagles Nest Park - The 18.4-acre Eagle’s Nest Recreation and Environmental Park contains two baseball fields, tennis courts, basketball court, two large and three small soccer fields, and a lake/wetlands area.  Located off Route 873 & Eagle Rd.

  • 3818 Eagle Rd, Slatington, PA 18080-3865


  • Lehigh Gap Wildlife Refuge - 13.6 acres of the 700+-acre Lehigh Gap Wildlife Refuge are located in Washington Township. The Wildlife Refuge includes ponds, bottomland wetlands, a 2.5-mile riparian zone, forested slopes, cliffs and 13 miles of trails. It also contains the Osprey House Visitor and Education Center.

  • Directions and Trail Maps for the Lehigh Gap Wildlife Refuge


  • Slatedale Park - The 11-acre Slatedale Park contains tennis courts, a basketball court, two baseball fields, pavilion and play equipment.

  • 3922 Main Street, Slatington, PA 18080-3772


  • Emerald Park - The 18-acre Emerald Park contains two baseball/soccer combination fields, a pavilion and play equipment.

  • 7748 Penn Street, Emerald, PA 18080-1021 - Located Just North of the Emerald Fire Company


  • Friedens Park - A 3.3-acre baseball field and play equipment.

  • 3158 Friedens Road Slatington, PA 18080-3801 - Located next to the Friedens Fire Company

  • Walnut Street Playground - Located on Walnut St. by the borough building. Includes basketball courts

  • 125 S. Walnut Street, Slatington, PA 18080


  • Memorial Park - The 1-acre Memorial Park in Slatington Borough sits on the site of the old high school.

  • 509 Main Street, Slatington, PA 18080


  • West End Park  - Located at the end of W. South St. and above W. Washington St., Includes concession stand, field and basketball court

  • 649 W Washington Street, Slatington, PA 18080 - Located adjacent to the Assumption BVM Church 


  • Victory Park - Located off Main St./Rt. 873 & Grove St., Includes play equipment, a picnic pavilion and an 18-hole Frisbee disc golf course.  

  • Victory Park Slatington, PA 18080

  • Covered Bridge Park - Located on the border of Slatington and Washington Township, this park contains a beautiful covered bridge and pavilion located on the Slate Heritage Trail.

  • 7875 N. 7th Street, Slatington, PA 18080


  • Northern Lehigh Swimming PoolLocated in Victory Park (The pool is not affiliated with Northern Lehigh Recreation.  For information on the  pool please contact nlpool@mail.com) Victory Park Slatington, PA 18080

  • Walnutport Playground - Three baseball fields, a tennis court, a basketball court and a new playground

  • 215 Lincoln Avenue, Walnutport PA 18088


  • Walnutport Canal - Visit the Walnutport section of the Lehigh Canal and see an interpretive history of the Canal Era at the Locktender's House and Museum.

  • 416 Lehigh Street, Walnutport PA 18088 (GPS Address)                  417 Lincoln Ave, Walnutport PA 18088 (Mailing Address)



Northern Lehigh Recreation Authority

7951 Center St.

Emerald, PA 18080


Phone: 484-633-0093

Email: NLRecAuthority@gmail.com