Lake Russell - Greene Twp


Lake Russell - Greene Twp, Pennsylvania

Lake Russell - Greene Twp real estate is regarded as a limited supply market in Pennsylvania for lake homes and lake lots.

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    About Lake Russell - Greene Twp
    Located in Pike County, Pennsylvania

    Lake Russell is a 51-acre lake located in Pike County, Pennsylvania, 15 miles north of Mt. Pocono, Pennsylvania. Philadelphia is 120 miles south, and New York, New York, is 96 miles southeast.

    The closest major airport is Wilkes-Barre Scranton International, 36 miles north in Avoca, Pennsylvania. Urgent care can be provided at Geisinger Community Medical Center, 30 miles north in Scranton, Pennsylvania.

    Fantastic restaurants surround Lake Russell like Jam Room Brewing Company, Spanky’s, Renegades Saloon, and Roadside Bistro.

    A Lightly Developed Lake

    There are not many homes on Lake Russell, giving its residents an exclusive experience. Take your kayak or canoe out for a relaxing ride or cast a line out! Anglers can expect to find largemouth bass here.

    Explore Nearby Nature

    State Game Lands surround Lake Russell! Managed by the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, these plots of land are dedicated spaces for legal hunting and trapping. During off-seasons, they also double as beautiful tracts of land to hike! The closest to Lake Russell is State Game Lands 312, 15 miles east.

    Lake Russell is less than 20 minutes from Tobyhanna State Park. This highly-rated park is a fantastic place for families and individual outdoor lovers alike! Tobyhanna features every outdoor activity one could ask for, like hiking, boating, wildlife watching, mountain biking, hunting, and more.

    Visit Scranton

    Scranton is a city situated in northeast Pennsylvania. This place makes for a great day trip, where you can learn more about the Industrial Revolution and enjoy some great food.

    Scranton is nicknamed The Electric City. It received this name from the revolution of electric lights that began at the Dickson Manufacturing Company in 1880. The city then was the first place in the country to have electric-powered streetcars.

    The Steamtown National Historic Site is a free-to-enter park that catalogs the role steam engines and the workers who maintained them played in the American Industrial Revolution. This family-friendly site has an activity everyone will enjoy.

    The Pennsylvania Anthracite Heritage Museum is another excellent place to learn about the Industrial Revolution. Here, the focus is Pennsylvania's main export: coal. The museum narrates the ups and downs of workers and companies during this time.

    After a long day of fun in Scranton, try one of its many highly-rated eateries. Cooper's Seafood House, Backyard Ale House, Viewmont Diner, and Ipanema Grille are a selection of the diverse options available.

    A Perfect Lake for Anyone Seeking Pennsylvania's Finest

    If you’re looking to immerse yourself in the beautiful hills and woodlands Pennsylvania has to offer, take a look at Lake Russell. It may just be the location of your next lake home!