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    • Shoreline Borders
      State Park (Some)
    • Dam Name
      McConnell Lake Dam
    • Ownership
    • Acreage
    • Public Boat Ramps
    Golf Courses
    Fairview Miniature Golf Course
    246 PA-390
    Tafton, PA 18464
    (570) 775-7325
    1004 Hemlock Farm Road
    Lord Valley, PA 18428
    (570) 857-9180
    102 Tanglewood Drive
    Greentown, PA 18426
    (570) 686-2800
    105 Office Way N
    Milford, PA 18337
    (570) 676-3428
    100 Lower Lake Road
    Greentown, PA 18426
    • Counties: Pike County
    • Fish: Channel Catfish, Flathead Catfish, Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Walleye
    • Condos available (No)
    • Permit is required to use the lake.
    • Jet skis are not allowed.
    • Motorized boats are not allowed.
    • Houseboats are not allowed.
    • Boating restrictions (Yes). -- No motorized watercraft.
    • Dock restrictions (Yes). -- Proper permits must be acquired, this includes an environmental impact study.
    (570) 775-4278
    750 PA-739
    Lords Valley, PA 18428
    Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport
    100 Terminal Road, Avoca, Pennsylvania 18641
    32 miles away
    Cherry Ridge Airport-N30
    30 Bomber Lane, Honesdale, Pennsylvania 18431
    12 miles away
      About McConnell Lake
      Located in Pike County, Pennsylvania

      McConnell Lake is a 100-acre lake located in Blooming Grove Township (Pike County), Pennsylvania. Scranton is 40 miles west, Philadelphia is 143 miles south, and New York City is 82 miles southeast.

      The closest location for emergency care is Wayne Memorial Hospital, 25 miles northwest in Honesdale. The Wilkes-Barre Scranton International Airport is 46 miles west in Avoca.

      Life on the Water

      This lake is one of four lakes in the Hemlock Farms Community and is the largest non-motorized boating lake within the community. There are plenty of activities at your disposal, like kayaking, electric boating, paddleboarding, or fishing. Anglers can expect to catch chain pickerel, largemouth bass, bluegill, and yellow perch.

      What's There to Do Around the Lake?

      Less than 30 miles northwest of the lake is Claws ‘N’ Paws Wild Animal Park. Come see their petting zoo, an area to pet and take pictures with African tortoises, and giraffe feedings with Jethro the Giraffe.

      If you're looking to set up some time on the links, then you're in luck, as the Lords Valley Country Club is less than four miles away from the lake. This 18-hole, 6,000+ yard green offers a challenging golf course with beautiful surroundings. To gain membership, you must be sponsored by two current members and complete their membership process.

      Surrounding McConnell Lake is the 83,519-acre Delaware State Forest. Fans of the outdoors will be ecstatic to know that activities like hiking, mountain biking, boating, hunting, horseback riding, and more are in their backyard!

      Visit New York City

      New York City has been dubbed by many to be “the greatest city in the world.” There is no shortage of attractions and activities to do here, and there is something for everyone to enjoy!

      The Statue of Liberty is a must-see for anyone headed to the Big Apple. Take a ferry ride over to Lady Liberty and see one of America’s most iconic symbols of freedom.

      Central Park is a great place to visit for those looking for a breath-of-fresh air away from the daily hustle and bustle of the city. Central Park offers horse and carriage tours, pedicab tours, and so much more.

      Purchase a ticket to see world-famous theatrical productions on Broadway, or find a show that strikes your fancy in one of the many production companies off-Broadway.

      For the Lover of Nature

      McConnell Lake is perfect for those looking for a secluded yet lively lake experience. There is no shortage of activities or attractions here!