Nockamixon State Park Cabins

Nockamixon State Park
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Enjoy Nockamixon State Park on Your Next Pennsylvania Vacation

Spanning 5,286 acres of Pennsylvania's rolling hills and home to the 1,450-acre Lake Nockamixon, visiting Nockamixon State Park is ideal for a day trip from Philadelphia or for a longer vacation in and of itself. Tohickon Creek, Three Mile Run, and Haycock Run all feed the lake, providing ample water-based activities. However, nature-lovers will find plenty to do in the park at any time of year, when staying in Nockamixon State Park cabins.

Best Hiking Trails in Nockamixon State Park

Hiking in the area allows anyone visiting Nockamixon State Park to explore its forests, fields, and the banks of Lake Nockamixon at a slower pace. Including spectacular lake views, rugged rock outcroppings, and a variety of water courses, you will find trails suitable for all ages and abilities—just remember to take a sturdy pair of shoes.

  • 1. Old Haycock Road

    This easy-going 1.3mi. trail guides hikers along an old road to the lake. Nockamixon State Park cabins provide easy access to the Haycock Boat Launch, where this trail begins.

  • 2. Old Mill Trail

    A 5.6mi. trail of moderate difficulty that passes over the stone dam and across smaller streams at Old Mill Pond, this route also takes hikers through mature pine forests.

  • 3. Quarry Trail

    This 2.65mi. trail of moderate difficulty takes hikers through the remnants of a summer camp before reaching a spectacular view of the lake and quarry. Much of the material used in the construction of the park came from this quarry.

Great Places to Stay Near Nockamixon State Park

House ∙ 9 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Quakertown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States
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House ∙ 14 guests ∙ 5 bedrooms
Quakertown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States
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Quakertown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States
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Best Family Activities in Nockamixon State Park

A variety of recreational activities can be accessed from Nockamixon State Park hotels, and families will find something to keep everyone entertained. From a little friendly competition on the disc golf course to tranquil days on the lake, whatever your interests, you will be well catered for in Nockamixon State Park.

  • 1. Disc golfing

    Featuring an 18-hole disc golf course, people of all ages are encouraged to test their skills on the tranquil greens. Loan discs are available at the Park Office.

  • 2. Horseback riding

    Horses can use the roadsides in the park, the trails on the south side of the lake, plus the Quarry and Old Mill Trail. Horses can be hired from around the park, allowing you to explore easily.

  • 3. Boating

    Canoes, kayaks, rowboats, paddleboats, paddle boards, and more are available to hire during the summer season. Exploring the lake by boat is the ideal way to see more of the park.

  • 4. Winter sports

    Cross-country skiing, ice skating, and sledding provide vacationers with plenty of winter fun when the snow falls. In particular, cross-country skiers will have free run to explore the trails.

Top Lodging Near Nockamixon State Park

Chalet ∙ 14 guests ∙ 5 bedrooms
Quakertown, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States
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Kintnersville, Nockamixon Township, Pennsylvania, United States
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Perkasie, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States
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