the pocono mountains checklist - a guide to everything you want to see and do


Visit Sholola Falls and hile the paths surrounding the cliffs

Visit Bushkill Falls and hike the many trails to various sets of waterfalls, playt a round of mini golf, take a paddleboat ride and navigate through the maze.

Visit Historic Milford and take a walking tour of the town.

Visit the Columns Museum and learn about the area’s richhistory and see the famous Lincoln Flag up close and personal.

Visit Grey Towers National Historic Site and take a mansion and grounds tour.

Visit Milford’s downtown area and enjoy shopping and dining at one of the many local shops and eateries including the Delmonico Room/Bar Louis, Apple Valley Restaurant and Shoppes, Jorgenson’s Dimmick Inn and more

Visit Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area and hike, bike, raft, canoe and kayak

Visit Dingman’s Falls and enjoy views of the cascading water

Visit the town of Delaware Water Gap and take a trolley tour of the town and historic structures.

Visit Kittatinny Canoes for river trips, ziplining, paint balling and outdoor adventure.

Visit Woodloch Spa for a relaxing massage or facial.

Visit Woodloch Springs for a round of golf on the award winning 18 hole championship golf course

Visit Downtown Hawley and enjoy shopping and dining at one of the many local shops and eateries including the Settlers Inn, Glass: Wine Bar kitchen,Penny Lane Candies and Candles and more. Explore Lake Wallenpaupack on an SUP, Kayak or boat tour at Wallenpaupack Scenic Boat Tour

Learn more about things to do at the Wallenpaupack Visitors Center.

Take a hike on the Wallenpaupack Dike and along the shore of the lake on the Wallenpaupack Lake Trail.

Visit the Environmental Education Center and learn about the ecology of the lake as well as the lake’s history.

Enjoy delicious homemade ice cream at Coutts Blueberry Farm Market.

Dock and Dine or Drive to Silver Birches for a lakeside meal

Visit the Shops at the Hawley Silk Mill and shop LOCAL!!

Take flight above Lake Wallenpaupack on a parasailing ride with Pocono Action Sports.

Rent a jetski or Boat from Pocono Action Sports, 1st Klass Marina, Pine Crest Marina, The Boat Shop or Captains Cove and enjoy a day out on the water.

Visit Paupack Blueberry Farm and pick your own blueberries.

Visit Downtown Honesdale and shop or dine at one of the many local shops and eateries.

Take a scenic railroad excursion with The Stourbridge Line.

Visit the Wayne County Museum and learn about the area and the Birthplace of the American Railroad

Take in the sights at the Irving Cliff Overlook or take a stroll through Honesdale’s Central Park area.

Take the little ones to play at the playground and enjoy a picnic at Hawley’s Bingham Park

Rainy Day? Catch a movie at Cinema 6 or bowl at the Wallenpaupack Bowling Center

Enjoy a farm fresh meal a The Lukan’s Farm Resort

Venture out on a scenic driving tour of the region

Learn about Dorflinger glass at the Dorflinger Glass Museum in White Mills.

Visit Lackawaxen and explore the Zane Grey Museum and Roebling’s Delaware Aqueduct. Take your binoculars, you don’t want to miss an Eagle sighting.

Take a river trip on the Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River.

Grab a bite to eat at Pinehurst Country Lodge

Visit Costa’s Family Fun Park and enjoy waterslides, batting cages, go karts, mini golf and more.

Visit Carousel Water and Fun Park and enjoy waterslides, mini golf, bumper boats and more

Visit Pocono Raceway and satisfy your need for speed with the Stockcar Racing Experience or visit on a race night.

Visit the indoor S&S Speedways and enjoy go-karting with the family.

Ski at one or all the are ski resorts including Ski Big Bear, Camelback Mountain, Blue Mountain, Shawnee Mountain, Jack Frost Mountain and Big Boulder, Elk Mountain and Montage Mountain.

Fish in one of the many lakes and rivers.

Visit Stroudsburg and enjoy shopping and dining at one of the many local shops and eateries.

Visit Camelback Mountain Adventures and enjoy treetop adventure courses, ziplines and more

Visit Camelbeach: PA’s largest outdoor mountain waterpark!

Visit Kalahari Resort and enjoy the huge African themed indoor waterpark.

Visit Great Wolf Lodge and enjoy a variety of children’s activities as well as an indoor waterpark.

Visit Memorytown ATV’s and explore the Pocono's on and off road adventure!

Visit Triple-W Riding Stables, Why-Not Riding Stables or Happy Trails and enjoy horseback trail rides, pony rides and more.

Enjoy a multitude of outdoor activities and an indoor waterpark at Split Rock Resort

Visit Skytop Lodge for a peaceful mountain escape

Visit The Adventure Center at Skytop and enjoy outdoor adventures.

Visit Fernwood and enjoy tubing all year round with Blue and White Lightning Tubing.

Play a round of Skirmish Paintball with friends and family

Conquer the whitewater rapids with Pocono Whitewater’s dam release days or take a family raft ride and enjoy a riverside lunch.

Visit Callie’s Candy and Pretzel Kitchen and learn how their treats are made.

Watch the Wallenpaupack Fireworks light up the night on July 4th.

Visit the Wayne County Fair and the Wally Lake Fest events in August

Explore one of the many state and local parks such as Promised Land, Lackawanna or Tobyhanna

Try your luck at Mount Airy Casino Resort.

Explore the coal heritage and take a tour of the No. 9 Mine and Museum.

Check our the liver performance from your favorite artist at Penn’s Peak.

Get up close and personal with live animals at Claws N” Paws Animal Park

Shop at The Crossings Premium Outlets in Tannersville

Visit American Candle Factory in Bartonsville and explore the area’s largest candle shoppe around.

Visit the Steamtown National Historic Site in Scranton and take a train excursion into the Pocono Mountains.

Visit the Mall at Steamtown and the Shoppes at Montage for your shopping pleasures.

Catch a baseball game at PNC Field with the Scranton/Wilkes Barre Rail Riders.

Visit Mohegan Sun Casino at Pocono Downs and test your luck at the ponies and slots.

Visit Narrowburg, NY and Fort Delaware on the Route 97 Scenic Byway

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