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Welcome to Ironwood Point Recreation Area
At Ironwood Point, we have a variety of sites and amenities that are tailored specifically for your enjoyment while you’re staying with us. If you’re looking for an enjoyable and relaxing family camping vacation or getaway right on the edge of the water, Ironwood Point on Lake Wallenpaupack will check off everything on your wish list.
At Ironwood Point, you can choose from several different site options across our beautiful campground. We do not guarantee specific sites, but we will certainly do our best to honor your requests!
Ironwood Point Marina is conveniently located right next to our beautiful campground. Slips, boat launches, and everything else you’ll need to complete your boating excursion can be found right at our marina!
Ironwood Point is located on the beautiful Lake Wallenpaupack. There are so many things to do on the lake and so we brought together a list of some of the favorite lake activities. If you don’t have your own boat, kayak, canoe, jetski, or any other water craft that you may prefer, there are plenty of rental shops just around the corner from us!
Who doesn’t love to spend a day in your boat on the water? Shove off of our pier and start enjoying the beauty of Lake Wallenpaupack!
***Boat rentals are available just around the corner if you don’t have your own***
Being right on the lake provides so many wonderful activities for campers of all ages. Fishing, however, is one of the main attractions. You’ll be able to find both large and small mouth bass, many different varieties of trout, and much more! We also sell fishing licenses and bait at our office.
Whether you’re looking for some alone time on the water, or wanting to enjoy it with friends and/or family, kayaking is an amazing way to enjoy the beauty of Lake Wallenpaupack. ***Kayak rentals are available just around the corner if you don’t have your own***
There are many different ways to enjoy being on the water and canoeing is definitely a popular one. So grab a paddling partner and get out on the lake! ***Canoe rentals are available just around the corner if you don’t have your own***
If you’re looking for something that goes just a little faster and turns corners a little tighter than a regular motorboat, a jetski is the thing for you! ***Jetski rentals are available just around the corner if you don’t have your own***
Grab a rope, tie it to the boat, and hang on for dear life! Water skiing is just one of the many great ways to enjoy Lake Wallenpaupack! ***Water Skiing equipment is available for rent just around the corner if you don’t have your own***
For those of you looking to enjoy the scenery directly around you, you’ll be happy to know that we have several beautiful hiking trails right near by!
Kids can’t wait to start climbing, exploring, and running circles through our playground from the moment they arrive at Ironwood Point. Some things just never get old!
Ironwood Point prides itself on being tucked away from all the busy-ness and sounds of city life, but we are still within easy driving distance of the most popular attractions of the Poconos. So, if you’re the type that wants to get up and go explore the beautiful Pennsylvania countryside or find an amusement park for a family day trip, we’ve got you covered!
Within 30 Minutes
PROMISED LAND STATE PARK
From swimming to picnicking, hiking to hunting, there’s something for everyone to enjoy from sunup to sundown at Promised Land State Park
CLAWS N’ PAWS
Bring the whole family to this amazing wild animal park and experience firsthand interaction with some of your favorite exotic animals!
COSTA’S FAMILY FUN PARK
This family-friendly amusement park offers an awesome variety of rides and water slides and will provide hours of fun for everyone!
Within 1 Hour
With trails for the novice or for the avid hiker, you’ll have numerous opportunities to view all eight gorgeous waterfalls and explore nature in this beautiful park.
Winter heaven– skiing, snowtubing, and the only resort in PA to offer Airboarding! There are children’s programs, race programs, private lessons, etc. Come play with us in the snow!
LACKAWANNA COAL MINE
Take a journey beneath the earth as you venture 300 feet down through an anthracite coal mine originally opened in 1860… and enjoy a walk through history!
Home of two NASCAR Sprint Cup races, Pocono Raceway offers plenty of events throughout the season for the whole family to make unforgettable memories at the track.
There’s nothing like some summertime baseball with the family! The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Railriders (the Triple-A affiliate of the New York Yankees) offer tons of family fun.
STEAMTOWN HISTORIC SITE
Located at the site of the former DL&W main rail yard in downtown Scranton, Steamtown is a must-visit destination for families and train lovers!