Since 1912, the Asa Packer Mansion with all of its art, antiques and furnishings has been owned by the Borough of Mauch Chunk. It has all remained as Mary Packer Cummings left it back then and is thus a monumental glimpse into the late 1800s and early 1900s lifestyle of the Packer family.
Specializing in canoe, kayak, and raft trips on the Delaware River, Adventure Sports offers a variety of trips ranging from two hours to overnight with equipment included. You'll be sure to experience the clear waters of the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area like no other.
The Black Bear Film Festival has been a regional tradition since 2000. Not only are the movies engaging for all ages, but the parties are captivating with many free events and films, in addition to the ticketed main features. Come experience the majesty and excitement.
The Buck Hill Skytop Music Festival is an art-form organization that presents an annual summer festival and educational performances throughout the year. Performances span Opera, Jazz, Dance, Chamber Music, Cabaret, and Broadway. World-class artists from Broadway, New York City Ballet, New York Philharmonic, Metropolitan Opera, and more are often featured.
The Pocono Arts Council serves as a "Chamber of Commerce" for artists, arts organizations, residents, and tourists in northeast Pennsylvania. As the region's leading art service, education, and advocacy organization, they hold art events for the public. See the website for information of upcoming events.
Overlooking the 27-hole championship golf course, the River Room is the perfect way to compliment your active lifestyle with an array of healthy all-natural and organic dishes. Featured fish of the day are received from sustainable sources, as well as pork spare ribs and grilled free-range chicken.
Open late on Fridays during the summer with live musical performances, the Boat House Restaurant's usual vibe is laid back. It has become one of the most popular eateries on the shores of Lake Wallenpaupack since opening its doors in 1999, with a hearty menu of traditional American favorites.
Moya's chef Heri Yunda trained extensively in some of Manhattan's finest restaurants and opened restaurants in Istanbul before opening Moya in Jim Thorpe. He brings a fine dining experience to the downtown area with a simple but well-crafted menu of dishes prepared using fresh ingredients.
Mount Airy Casino is home to over 1,800 slot machines and table games, including blackjack, poker, roulette, baccarat, and craps. Mount Airy is also home to several dining options and a live entertainment venue that hosts some of the biggest names in music and comedy year-round.
Barley Creek produces its award-winning ales and lagers on-site and serves them alongside a selection of microbrews, wines, and other libations. They also serve a menu of steaks, seafood, unique appetizers, salads, burgers, and other sandwiches. Tour the brewery and purchase some beer to take with you when you leave.
While you can purchase the entire line of Pocono Candles online, it is quite a different thing to be able to look through the shop full of candles of all styles, colors and fragrances. They also carry candle-related products like warmers, scented oil lamps and decorative candle holders.
Find a variety of souvenirs to remember your visit to Pike County and Lake Wallenpaupack. 84 Country Store sells a range of candles, including their homemade soy candles that are poured in the store, homemade fresh fudge, as well as Amish furniture and jams.
Premium Outlets stores are popular shopping destinations in the States. Here, you can find name brand merchandise at off-brand prices. Names include Find impressive savings at Adidas, Ann Taylor, Banana Republic, BCBG Max Azria, Calvin Klein, Coach, Chico's, Cole Haan, DKNY, Gap Outlet, Guess, J.Crew, Kenneth Cole, Michael Kors, Nautica, Nike, Polo Ralph Lauren, Reebok and Under Armour.
For a shopping pleasure, visit the antique mall in three interconnecting barn style buildings offering over 90 vendors of antiques and collectibles. Find everything, from glassware, Victorian glass, vintage glass, ceramics, china, pottery, stoneware, Native American artifacts, and vintage jewelry, to estate jewelry, books, paper, vintage advertising and silver.
Located in beautiful downtown Stroudsburg, Dunkelberger's Sports Outfitter offers a wide selection of hunting, fishing, boating, camping accessories, and the finest lines of casual apparel for men and women. The second-floor houses a complete archery shop and indoor shooting lanes as well!
The Lehigh Valley Internation Airport is located 3 miles northeast of Allentown, in the Lehigh Valley region. Airlines operating here are Allegiant Air, Delta Air Lines, Delta Connection United Express and US Airways Express. Parking and taxis are available at the airport.
Highway systems through the Poconos are extensive but no public transportation services the area. A car is a must for getting around in the Poconos. Cars can be rented at many car rentals, for example: Enterprise Rent-A-Car 2671 PA-940, Pocono Summit +1 570 895 4490 Martz Trailways motorcoach company serves the Pocono region from and to New York +1 570 421-3040 Private shuttles are available at J&J Private Car, Limousine and Bus Service +1 610 776-1516 jjtransportation.com From New York City you can book daytours at Pocono Day Tripper. +1 570 977-7731, [email protected] www.poconodaytripper.com