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Welcome to Arrowhead Lake ...

Arrowhead Lake is located in Monroe County<1>.

The location of Arrowhead Lake has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Arrowhead Lake: Arrowhead Lk.

Arrowhead Lake is 1,670 feet [509 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Arrowhead Lake lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities near Arrowhead Lake ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Arrowhead Lake.

  • Scranton [Lackawanna County]
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    • Scranton [Lackawanna County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Arrowhead Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 76,653 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scranton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scranton<5>
  • Wilkes-Barre [Luzerne County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilkes-Barre
    • Wilkes-Barre [Luzerne County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Arrowhead Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 40,766 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilkes-Barre
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilkes-Barre<5>
  • Dunmore [Lackawanna County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dunmore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dunmore
    • Dunmore [Lackawanna County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Arrowhead Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,954 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dunmore
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dunmore<5>
  • Kingston [Luzerne County]
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    • Kingston [Luzerne County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Arrowhead Lake
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,812 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingston<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Old Forge [Lackawanna County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Old Forge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Old Forge
      • Old Forge [Lackawanna County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Arrowhead Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,894 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Forge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Old Forge<5>
    • Pittston [Luzerne County]
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      • Pittston [Luzerne County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Arrowhead Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,802 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pittston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pittston<5>
    • Taylor [Lackawanna County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taylor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taylor
      • Taylor [Lackawanna County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Arrowhead Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,913 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taylor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taylor<5>
    • Moosic [Lackawanna County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moosic have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moosic
      • Moosic [Lackawanna County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Arrowhead Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,832 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moosic
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moosic<5>
    • Exeter [Luzerne County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Exeter have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Exeter
      • Exeter [Luzerne County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Arrowhead Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,541 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Exeter
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Exeter<5>
    • Swoyersville [Luzerne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Swoyersville
      • Swoyersville [Luzerne County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Arrowhead Lake
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,009 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Swoyersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Swoyersville<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Arrowhead Lake. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arrowhead Lake.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Arrowhead Lake. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Arrowhead Lake.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Arrowhead Lake. See our Newspapers Page for Arrowhead Lake.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arrowhead Lake ...

Looking for more information about Arrowhead Lake? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Arrowhead Lake, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Arrowhead Lake.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Pennsylvania

About Monroe County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Arrowhead Lake. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Monroe County: www.co.monroe.pa.us/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Monroe, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arrowhead Lake - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Arrowhead Lake) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arrowhead Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1509, Longitude: -75.5738       In this case, the coordinates for Arrowhead Lake have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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