• National Heritage Area

    Delaware & Lehigh

    National Heritage Corridor Pennsylvania

Weather

Weather and Climate

We have four seasons and the temperature varies 10 degrees from one end of the Corridor to the other on any given day. The winters are harsher in the two mountainous northern counties (Luzerne and Carbon) than in the southern-most county (Bucks).

Did You Know?

Scenic vista above the Lehigh Gorge

The 30-mile Lehigh Gorge, cut into the Pocono Plateau by the Lehigh River, has a dramatic landscape of steep slopes covered in hemlock and rhododendron, rocky scarpments and side streams that end in waterfalls.