Address 1: 565 Mount Olivet Rd.
Open: Open from mid Apr through mid Oct
Open all Year: No
Number of Sites: 100
Full Hook: Yes
Frances Slocum State Park consists of 1,035 acres in northeastern Pennsylvanias Luzerne County. Frances Slocum Lake is the focal point of the park and forms a horseshoe covering 165 acres.
Camping: modern sites, some with elec.
A 100-site campground, with 15 walk-in tent sites, and 85 tent or trailer sites (some accessible and some with electric hookups), is available from the second Friday in April through the third Sunday in October. Each site contains a picnic table and fire ring. Flush toilets, showers, drinking water, and a sanitary dump station are available. Pets are permitted on designated sites.
Campstore: The campstore is located along the campground road, overlooking the eastern shore of the lake. This concession, open daily between Memorial Day and Labor Day, sells food, ice, firewood, and other camping necessities. Day-use visitors can also find snacks, ice cream, souvenirs, and fishing bait.
Organized Group Tenting: Organized groups can rent this modern area, which can accommodate up to 40 people, and has drinking water, fire rings, picnic tables, flush toilets and shower facilities.
Hiking – Trail Biking – Picnicking – Swimming – Boating – Fishing – Hunting – Sledding – Ice Fishing – Ice Skating – Organized Group Tenting – Camping