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​Vosburg Neck State Park

Vosburg Neck State Park lies five miles west of Tunkhannock in Wyoming County. The park's 669 acres feature:

  • Historic buildings from the 1700 and 1800s
  • Canal bed
  • Rail bed
  • 1700s-era cemetery
  • Eight miles of trails
  • Non-motorized boating access
  • Picnic areas

The park is located in a lovely oxbow on the north branch of the Susquehanna River known as the Vosburg Neck.

Please note, the North Branch Land Trust currently retains ownership of the property, also known as the Howland Preserve. DCNRs Bureau of State Parks is working cooperatively with the North Branch Land Trust to purchase the property.

Seasons and Hours

The park is open every day of the year, sunrise to sunset. Day use areas close at dusk. Currently, bathrooms are limited on site to portable, temporary facilities, so plan accordingly.

Directions

Vosburg Neck State Park is in Wyoming County. From Tunkhannock, take U.S. 6 W for approximately six miles. Turn left onto Vosburg Road. Travel 2.6 miles and turn left into the parking lot by the barn. From Meshoppen, take U.S. 6 E for approximately 3.5 miles. Turn right onto Vosburg Road. Travel 2.6 miles and turn left into the parking lot by the barn.

GPS DD:  Lat. 41.55003  Long. -76.00969

Access for People with Disabilities

This activity or structure is ADA accessible. If you need an accommodation to participate in park activities due to a disability, please contact the park you plan to visit.

In an Emergency

Call 911 and contact a park employee.

Directions to the nearest hospital are posted on bulletin boards and at the park office.

Nearest Medical Facilities

Geisinger Community Medical Center (55 minutes, Emergency Room)
1800 Mulberry St.
Scranton, PA  18510
570-703-8000

Geisinger Convenient Care Tunkhannock (11 minutes, Urgent Care)
10 Treible Drive, Suite 3
Tunkhannock, PA  18657
570-996-2790