Slatington

Slatington is a borough in Pennsylvania's Lehigh Valley region.

23 things to do

All Places United States Pennsylvania



LANTA bus route 218

The Lehigh and Northampton Transportation Authority regional bus system runs several buses between the Allentown Transportation Center and Slatington each day except for Sundays and holidays.


Lehigh Gap Wildlife Refuge & Osprey House

Located near where the Appalachian Trail crosses the Lehigh River, the wildlife refuge contains a series of trails along the Blue Mountain on the Slatington side of the Lehigh River.



Fireman's Drinking Fountain

Located in the heart of Slatington, the statue is a symbol of volunteer service, vigilance, and humanity. The fountain is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

SEE   —  Map

Blue Mountain Ski Area

While best known as a ski resort, Blue Mountain offers family-friendly outdoor events during the summer as well, including laser tag, mountain biking, and disc golf.



D&L Trail

165-mile route that simulates the journey of anthracite coal from Pennsylvania's Coal Regions to the Philadelphia suburb of Bristol (Pennsylvania).


Victory Park

A small park offering a large playground for children to play as well as a pavilion with tables for picnics.

DO   —  Map


Slate Heritage Trail

A 3.3 mile "Rails-to-Trails" project, the heritage utilizes the former Lehigh Valley Railroad right-of-way.

DO   —  Map

Archery Addictions

Archery range with both indoor and outdoor facilities. Lessons are offered for beginners and children.



Bus Stop Flea Market

A flea market selling antiques and collectibles located in a former lamp factory.

BUY   —  8281 Route 873

Northern Lehigh Swimming Pool

A public pool for residents and visitors to cool off during hot summer days.

DO   —  +1 610 767-1355 —  2nd St Ext

Slatington Bowling Center

A bowling alley with an adjacent bar and lounge.


China Inn

EAT   —  619 Main St

About Slatington

Slatington, originally settled by the Lenni Lenape Native American tribe, is a small Lehigh County town located about 30 minutes northwest of Allentown. Named after the prosperous slate industry once housed there, Slatington is home to roughly 4,245 residents as of 2013.http://www.city-data.com/city/Slatington-Pennsylvania.html Although there are a lack of activities to do within Slatington, there are plenty of nearby outdoor attractions and nature trails to explore the beauty of Pennsylvania.


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