From I-476  - Northeast Extension
Take the Mahoning Valley Exit off the Northeast Extension. Follow signs for Jim Thorpe/Route 209 South.
Follow 209 South into Lehighton. After crossing the Lehigh River, turn right (still 209 S) toward Jim Thorpe. Turn left at the first traffic light in Jim Thorpe. (Broadway) Broadway becomes Lentz Trail then East White Bear Drive (same road).
Continue past the main entrance to Mauch Chunk Lake Park on your left. Continue 2.2 miles. CCEEC will be on the left.

From I-81
From I-81 (Hazleton): Take McAdoo exit #138. Take route 309 South through Hometown & Tamaqua. Approx 1 mile South of Tamaqua, turn left onto Owl Creek Rd. Follow Owl Creek to Stop sign (approx. 7 Miles) Continue 4/10 mile. CCEEC is on the right.

From Allentown - Route 309N
Take route 309 North (Follow signs for Tamaqua.) Approximately 3 miles north of St. Francis Animal Hospital (and 2.5 miles north of the former Leiby's Ice Cream House), turn right onto Owl Creek Road. Follow Owl Creek Road to stop sign. (approx. 7 Miles) Continue 4/10 mile. CCEEC is on the right.


Monday – Friday
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Memorial Day through Labor Day
11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

After hours group

visits by appointment.

Trails, pavilion, and raptor mews (cages) are open 7 days a week from dawn until dusk.

GPS Coordinates
N 40 49.698’
W 075 50.527’

Elevation:1035 ft.

151 East White Bear Drive, Summit Hill, PA 18250
Phone: (570) 645-8597 Fax: (570) 645-8499

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