Indian Trail & Edgement Parks
Indian Trail and Edgemont Amusement Parks highlights the history of two legendary amusement parks in Lehigh Township. Unique images cover Indian Trail Park from its founding by Samuel and William Solliday in 1929 to its closing in 1984. Photographs of Edgemont Park recall its days as a trolley park, started by the Blue Ridge Traction Company. These images are sure to bring back memories of the rides, games, and thrills that kept people coming back year after year.
Author Bio: Sean and Johanna S. Billings are founding members of the Lehigh Township Historical Society. They are authors of Wyoming County and helped the historical society write Lehigh Township. Sean, president of the society since its founding in 2001, is also a member of the Lehigh Township Planning Commission, among other canal and local historical societies, and a trustee of the Walnutport Canal Association. Johanna, an award-winning writer and photographer, has written for numerous newspapers, national magazines, and trade publications. She is currently the editor of the Chronicle and the Whitehall-Coplay Chronicle.