Place:Lehigh Gap, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States


NameLehigh Gap
Alt namesLecha Wasser Kaftsource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS42031198
Lehigh Water Gapsource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS42031198
TypeInhabited place
Coordinates40.767°N 75.6°W
Located inLehigh, Pennsylvania, United States
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names

the text in this section is copied from an article in Wikipedia

The Lehigh Gap, located in Lower Towamensing Township, Carbon County, Pennsylvania, is a water gap formed by the Lehigh River where it cuts through Blue Mountain in the state of Pennsylvania in the United States. The gap allows easy travel between Carbon County to the north and Lehigh and Northampton counties to the south of the mountain. One of the more distinctive features of the gap is Devil's Pulpit, a rock formation that reminds hikers of a pulpit. Lehigh Gap is also the name of a village also known as Weider's Crossing and located at the south end of the gap in Lehigh and Northampton Counties.

Research Tips

This page uses content from the English Wikipedia. The original content was at Lehigh Gap, Pennsylvania. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with WeRelate, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.