Back Mountain Area Towns
- Harvey’s Lake
- Hunlock Creek
- Jackson Twp.
- Lake Louise
- Lake Silkworth
- Shickshinny Lake
- Sweet Valley
The Back Mountain area is northwest of the Wyoming Valley. It is 110 square miles and is a suburban community. It is comprised of the municipalities of Harvey’s Lake Borough, Lake Township, Dallas Borough, Dallas Township, Shavertown, Trucksville (Kingston Township) Lehman Township, and Jackson Township. (Also see the extended list above)
Public education includes Lake Lehman, Dallas and North West school districts. Higher education offers Penn State Wilkes Barre Campus and Misericordia University.
Harvey’s Lake, Frances Slocum State Park and the Back Mountain Trail are wonderful resources for recreation. Hillside Farms offers homemade milk & ice cream and is home to a variety of animals. Hillside is a fun spot for hayrides.
There are three shopping centers with supermarkets, restaurants and retail stores. The Back Mountain is a wonderful area to live and play.
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