Greater Hazleton Rails to Trails is a great resource in the Hazleton area. It’s a 7 mile trail with crushed stone and minimal elevation. This trail is great for running, cycling and walking.
The trail runs along the Dreck Creek Reservoir. There are many small trails down to the water for great views.
Parking directions are available using the following in Google Maps
Greater Hazleton Rails to Trails Parking
Greater Hazleton Rails to Trails
Hazle Township, PA 18201
Pros: Great views, shaded with trees, accessible parking
Cons: Bear sightings, no restrooms