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#REDIRECT [[Lehigh and Lackawanna Paths|Lehigh and Lackawanna Paths]]
These two paths followed the [http://www.lhva.org/heritage-trail.html Lackawanna] River for forty miles. Then [en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Delaware_and_Lehigh_National_Heritage_Corridor#History_of_the_Corridor Lehigh Path] helped to connect New York to Western Pennsylvania. Being part of what now is called the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Delaware_and_Lehigh_National_Heritage_Corridor Delaware and Lehigh National Heritage Corridor] which covers 165 miles across five Pennsylvania counties.    [http://www.lhva.org/heritage-trail.html Lackawanna River Heritage Trail], present name of the Lackawanna Path  was 70+ Miles and followed the New York State border to Susquehanna River at Pittston, Pennsylvania.
=== History  ===
==== Lehigh  ====
History of the County of [[Lehigh County, Pennsylvania#History Lehigh County, Pennsylvania]] has additional information about the area in the 1900's.
==== Lackawanna  ====
Lakawanna Path is presently called [http://www.lhva.org/heritage-trail.html Lackawanna River Heritage Trail]. Some of the history of the County of [[Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania#History_Lackawanna]] has additional information about the area in the 1900's. You also can find more information about the early history of the area at [http://www.thornhursttwp.com/History.php Lackawanna Town], also more at details are included in the article about [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Delaware,_Lackawanna_and_Western_Railroad#History Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad]. Thornhurst is a very old township in the area and gives details about the general area and some of its [http://www.thornhursttwp.com/History.php history].
=== Maps  ===
==== Lehigh  ====
Lehigh Path map [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lehigh_Canal here]
==== Lackawanna  ====
Lackawanna path Map [http://www.dcnr.state.pa.us/forestry/stateforests/lackawanna/index.htm here] and [http://www.lhva.org/docs/LRHT%20trail%20map%20FINAL%208.25.11.pdf here]
=== Websites ===
*[http://www.lhva.org/heritage-trail.html Lackawanna River Heritage Trail]
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Delaware_and_Lehigh_National_Heritage_Corridor Delaware & Lehigh Canal National and State Heritage Corridor]
*[http://www.lhva.org/docs/LRHT%20trail%20map%20FINAL%208.25.11.pdf Lackawanna River Heritage Trail]
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lehigh_Canal Lehigh Canal]
Lackawanna State Forest]
[[Category:Migration_Routes]] [[Category:US_Migration_Trails_and_Roads]]

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