Here's just some of the local attractions that are at your reach.
The crossings premium outlets
The Crossings Premium Outlets is an open-air outlet mall in Monroe County, Pennsylvania adjacent to the Tannersville interchange of Interstate 80 with Route 715. It consists of seven buildings lettered A through G and has a small food court in Building C.
Mount Airy Casino Resort
Set on 1,056 wooded acres, this casino hotel is 5 miles from I-80 and The Crossings Premium Outlets. There are 4 restaurants, a nightclub and bars, plus a spa, salon and fitness center. The indoor/outdoor pool has its own bar and lounge, whirlpool, water features, sculptures and private cabanas with day beds and TVs. An 18-hole golf course is also on site.
bushkill falls - the niagara of pennsylvania
The "Niagara of Pennsylvania," Bushkill Falls is among the Keystone State's most famous scenic attractions. This unique series of eight waterfalls, nestled deep in the wooded Pocono Mountains, is accessible through an excellent network of hiking trails and bridges which afford fabulous views of the falls and the surrounding forest.
CAMELBACK SKI MOUNTAIN
Camelback Mountain remains among the top ski resorts in PA! Voted #1 resort in Pennsylvania 4 years in a row, Camelback’s ski resort offers the biggest skiing & snowboarding terrain in the area, as well as the Biggest Snowtubing Park in the USA! We are 100% lit for night skiing and home of the several Terrain-Based Learning programs for kids & adults. Our trails are friendly for both beginning riders to the most advanced skiers and snowboarders. Come experience winter fun like never before. Become part of our family at Camelback Mountain Ski Resort in the beautiful Pocono Mountains, PA.
CAMELBEACH WATER PARK
Whether you like adrenaline-filled waterslides or just lounging pool side on a hot summer day, you’ll find thrills from mild to wild at the biggest waterpark in PA: Camelbeach! With over 37 rides, slides and attractions, dousing buckets, spraying water, hundreds of palm trees, cobblestone walkways, water rides, and beach sand, Camelbeach instantly transports you to a waterpark oasis, where kids can be kids and adults can too. Come experience Camelbeach for the day or for a weekend getaway, and you’ll quickly see that this is no ordinary water park.
JACK FROST-BIG BOULDER MOUNTAIN
Jack Frost Mountain provides a variety of inviting terrain with a summit elevation of 2000 feet, base elevation of 1400 feet and vertical drop of 600 feet. 21 different slopes including: ski school learning slope, 4 Easiest (beginner slopes, 6 More Difficult (intermediate slopes), 8 Most Difficult (advanced slopes) and 2 Terrain Parks. Lifts: 1 quad, 2 triples, 6 doubles and 1 ski carpet (used for kids lesons only) and 2 surface lifts at snowtubing.
Big Boulder Ski Area is devoting 50% of its overall terrain to park features. The base elevation is 1700 feet with a summit elevation of 2175 feet and a vertical drop of 475 feet. Big Boulder boasts the most progressive and innovative terrain park program. 15 different slopes to include: 4 Easiest (beginner slopes), 3 More Difficult (intermediate slopes), 3 Most Difficult (advanced slopes) and 5 Terrain Parks. Lifts:2 triples, 5 doubles and 2 ski carpets (1 at ski school and 1 at snow tubing) 2 surface lifts at snow tubing.
TOBYHANNA STATE PARK
Tobyhanna State Park is in scenic Monroe and Wayne counties in northeastern Pennsylvania. The 5,440-acre park includes the 170-acre Tobyhanna Lake. Tobyhanna is derived from an American Indian word meaning "a stream whose banks are fringed with alder." Gouldsboro State Park is nearby.
Pocono Raceway annually hosts two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series & ARCA Racing Series Presented by Menards events, as well as, a NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race, each summer.
KALAHARI RESORT & INDOOR WATERPARK
Kalahari Resorts, home to one of America's most successful family-owned indoor water parks, is opening their newest location in the Pocono Mountains in the summer of 2015. This $230 million, 150 acre complex will be completed in two phases. When Phase I is complete the Pocono Mountains resort will offer convention and meeting goers flexible space alongside extraordinary function areas throughout the indoor and outdoor waterparks and family entertainment center. Other signature amenities include Spa Kalahari and Salon, Camp Kalahari Activities, and plenty of indoor and outdoor adventures for the entire family to enjoy.