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Nay Aug Park, Gorge, and Treehouse

Nay Aug Park, Gorge, and Treehouse

Nay Aug Park, Gorge, and Treehouse

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The City of Scranton’s largest park, Nay Aug Park, grants residents and visitors a touch of nature amid the city landscape. Walking trails, picnic areas, kid-friendly rides, and two (2) playgrounds are among the attractions. The Everhart Museum is also located within the park.

A rock-strewn gorge and waterfalls add to the allure and have been named a National Natural Landmark. A pedestrian footbridge opened in 2007 to access parkland across the Roaring Brook, untouched for many years. Nay Aug Park’s David Wenzel Treehouse is the first of its kind in Pennsylvania. It overlooks the gorge, rising an awesome 150 feet above.

 

You’ll find everything listed below and more all at Nay Aug Park!

1) Veterans’ Memorial

2) Lincoln Memorial

3) World War I Memorial

4) Davis Trail, which has two (2) Observation Decks, overlooking the Nay Aug Falls & Gorge and Roaring Brook

5) James Barrett McNulty Greenhouse

6) David Wenzel Treehouse

7) Paul Kanjorski Bridge

8) St. Cats & Dogs of Nay Aug Zoo, a local non-profit that spays and neuters the feral cat population in the area.

9) Two (2) Playgrounds…One (1) Handicapped Playground and One (1) Community Build Playground

11) Rose Garden

12) Everhart Museum

13) Brooks Mine (no longer in use)

14) Snack Bar

15) Everhart Pavilion

16) Gentile Pavilion

17) Schimelfenig Pavilion, also known as the Pool Pavilion

 

Operating hours for the pool at Nay Aug Park are 12:00 - 6:00 PM Monday - Friday, Saturday & Sunday 12:00 - 6:00 PM

amenities

General
Parks, Trails & Preserves
General
  • Free Parking:
  • Hours: The park is open daily from dawn to dusk. The pool is open seasonally and weather permitting. Pool Hours: Monday- Sunday: 12:00pm - 6:00pm.
  • Minutes to Airport: 15
Parks, Trails & Preserves
  • Biking:
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  • Pavilion:
  • Pet-Friendly:
  • Picnic Areas with Grills:
  • Playground:
  • Trails:
  • Waterfall:
  • Treehouse:
  • Walking/Running:
  • Covered Bridges:

events

Summer Kick Off 5K Run & Walk
06/01/2024 - 06/01/2024
Father's Day Car Show
06/16/2024 - 06/16/2024
Electric City Flower Show
06/29/2024 - 06/29/2024
NEPA Latino Fiesta
08/03/2024 - 08/03/2024
Charity Car Show
08/25/2024 - 08/25/2024
Trek-On-Athon Backyard Ultra
09/07/2024 - 09/07/2024