Summer fun at Poconos is calling your name.The photo is Natalie Chitwood
Perhaps, as far as you can remember, the beach was your summer haven. Then, in 2020, your world has shrunk, and Pocono with its fresh air and vast space has taken on a whole new charm. And there’s a good reason: a peaceful lake! A quaint cabin! Scenic hiking! Poconos’s summer is a simpler summer, preparing to go on an adventure again, but it has never been better, as it may not yet be ready to go far. Here’s how to get the most out of your visit.
Bushkill Falls. Photo: Cory Clark / NurPhoto / Getty Images
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These rentable cottages and chalets are just as fun to explore on Instagram as they are in real life.
Camp Caitlin.The photo is Natalie Chitwood
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Cinder Rock Chalet.The photo is Natalie Chitwood
Bailey and Marco Bocchit bought this Arrowhead Lake chalet shortly before the pandemic and observed the boom that followed.
Hemlock Hollow.The photo is Natalie Chitwood
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Camp Pocono Pines.The photo is Laura Olivia
CPP proprietress Monica Manjin records changes in the cabin complex on Lake Naomi at IG, YouTube, and regular spots. Living with Kelly and RyanBeware of visits from Lipa and Seacrest.
Camelback Mountain Adventure.Photo courtesy of Camelback Resort
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Seany Inn & Golf Resort.Photo courtesy of Seaney Inn & Golf Resort
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Future Airbnb the Hemloch Hollow.The photo is Natalie Chitwood
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Lake Wallenpaupack at Silver Birches Resort.The photo is Natalie Chitwood
If Pocono has more than a mountain, it’s a lake. Mostly private, Lake Wallenpaupack Is an exception — and that’s a great exception. With a length of 13 miles and a coastline of 52 miles across the border between Pike and Wayne County, Lake Wally is Pennsylvania’s second largest state lake.Bananas and jet skis on summer weekends Party cove (Exactly what it sounds like); If you want a calm atmosphere, dive into the water in the middle of the week or in the morning. It’s not really a swimming lake — it’s small with only one public beach — but there are a lot of people rowing. You can rent your own beach at a nearby beach. Silver Birch’s Resort..
Rental for a short-term intensive course of life on the lake Ray Chivest Based in Holy Raise guide serviceHas guided the lake journey longer than anyone else in the area.He will take you to catch Really It can offer the big ones (Lake Wally is known for its giant catfish and largemouth bass), or the history of the reservoir (literally built on an old town almost 100 years ago). What is the science behind the hydroelectric dam? , And introduce you to some of the most gorgeous homes along the coast.may be You are You can let him share what seems to be Miley Cyrus — he didn’t give us DEET.
Roman Tower Suite at Pocono Palace Resort.The photo is Natalie Chitwood
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Jim Thorpe Photo courtesy of poconomountains.com
90 minutes north of Philadelphia, this narrative town feels more than 100 years old when you look at the Victorian train station. Formerly Mauch Chunk (Lenni Lenape’s “Bear Mountain”), the village was renamed in 1954 after the Native American Olympian Jim Thorpe. CommemorativeA few minutes from downtown, it’s worth a detour. ) Then stop by for lunch Marion Horse BarTake a walk on Broadway, which is lined with shops.Browse nasty greeting cards at Somersault Letter Press Handcrafted shoes using indigenous methods in Craftsman’s gift by Mabacol, Then taste the elderberry syrup (great with ice cream). Wild Elder Wine and Cider Company Take a picture nearby Historical stone rows And tour railroad tycoons Asa Packers End your day with the flavorful cuisine of Ecuadorian chef Helibert Junda in a hilltop mansion. Moya Before going out on the road.
For produce, see Pocono Organics.The photo is Natalie Chitwood
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Wallenpaupack Brewing Co. is one of the best places to try Poconos breweries and wineries.The photo is Natalie Chitwood
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Just east of Stroudsburg, the river runs through the mountain ridges, making it a great place to spend a long summer day.The photo is Natalie Chitwood
Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area A 70,000-acre riverside park, once built for the Federal Dam project. The 40-mile Delaware River, which runs from Milford to Slateford, is a summer wonderland, ideal for slow-moving, canoeing, tubing and other water sports. Make your life easier and book your trip with the following coloring: Edge of the Woods Outfitters Or pets allowed Chamberlain canoe..
Finding your own little corner along the bank is also a big part of the fun. McDade Recreation TrailA 30-mile hiking / cycling highway with intermittent car-accessible trailheads is your friend. (If you’re just looking for a beach / picnic area without a scout, Smithfield, Milford Or Turtle beach Launch a shop. )
As one local says, the ideal way to experience the gap is Canoe camp: Throw gear (and coolers) on a Milford or Dingmans Ferry boat, paddle until you find an empty campsite on one of the river islands, set up a tent, and repeat the next day.
Llama ice cream.The photo is Natalie Chitwood
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Beyond the Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River, northeastern Pennsylvania blends into the Catskill Mountains. Catskill, especially the Sullivan County border settlement (about a 30-minute drive from Hornsdale), has a slightly more sophisticated choice. Cocktail ( Koshekton Fire Department) The “essence” of Orgeat and tomato is infused.Boutique (like Nest And Sunny pop (In Narrowsberg) is run by the former.trend Staff and wife of major movie stars. Restaurant ( Coin laundry, Also in Narrowsburg, with a sans-serif neon sign) feels a bit more design. You can get a glimpse of what NEPA could look like in 15 or 20 years if enough citizens sank the fugitive hooks in the area. And whether it’s good or not will probably be debated for just as long.
The Pocono Mountains region is a 2,400-square-mile forest area that runs along the northeastern tip of Pennsylvania, covering Carbon County, Monroe County, Pike County, and Wayne County. An outstanding vacation destination for East Coasters. Recent visitors include small towns, large family-friendly resorts, private communities, lakes (more than 150!), And state parks.
*There is some debate about how much Poconos and Northeast PA, or “NEPA” overlap. For the purposes of this package-to maximize your time in the north-we are grouping them together.
In the June 2021 issue published as “I’m going to Poconos!” Philadelphia magazine.