Lake Nockamixon

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(This is NOT a Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources site)

Nockamixon State Park covers 5,283 acres. The lake covers 1,450 acres, is eight miles long, and about 2/3 miles wide. The dam is 112 feet high and the lake holds 13 billion gallons of water at normal elevation.

Lake Nockamixon Home Page



 Water Quality

 Watershed Description

Structures Flooded


This part of the website is an informative journey through one of the most beautiful parks in Pennsylvania. We will take a look at water quality, history, construction, and different creeks and waterways that empty into the lake. You may click on a link to take you to one of the above topics.

For further information from the official Nockamixon State Park website contact: