Jacobsburg State Park and Environmental Education Center
Ages: 0 and up
Features: Free Parking
Enjoy fishing, hiking, picnicking, biking, horseback riding and more in this beatutiful state park. a full array of outdoor activities are available. See their website for specific details and restrictions.
The 1,168-acre Jacobsburg Environmental Education Center offers programs for pre-schoolers through college students. Center staff also provide community programs on many subjects like natural and cultural history and outdoor recreation.
The famous Henry Rifle was once made here. The Jacobsburg National Historic District lies almost entirely within the center property and gives visitors insight into a colonial gun manufactory.
Visitors also enjoy Henrys Woods, an old growth forest surrounding Bushkill Creek and laced with hiking trails.
Jacobsburg is a partner in the Lehigh Valley Greenway, which seeks to engage state and local governments and non-profit conservation groups to promote land conservation and education.
They offer educational programs for children and families you can read more about their offerings here http://www.dcnr.state.pa.us/stateparks/findapark/jacobsburg/jacobsburg-education/index.htm