Frances Slocum State Park

Frances Slocum State Park, a 1,035-acre woodland park, is located in the northwestern part of Luzerne County. The primary attraction is a 165-acre, horseshoe shaped lake that offers plenty of opportunity for boating (electric motors only) and fishing. Frances Slocum Lake has catch-able populations of: 

  • Bluegill
  • Catfish
  • Crappie
  • Largemouth bass
  • Muskellunge
  • Perch
  • Pickerel
  • Smallmouth bass
  • Walleye
Frances Slocum State Park Pavilion

Activities Available:

Hiking
Mountain Biking
Picknicking
Swimming
Boating
Fishing
Hunting
XC Skiing
Ice Skating
Sledding
Wildlife Watch
Camping


Campgrounds

The park features a 100-site campground with 15 walk-in tent sites and 85 tent or trailer sites (some with electric hookups). Five marked hiking trails wind for nine miles throughout the park.