Poconos Blog


Fresh From the Farm

Why wait until spring to savor fresh-from-the-farm flavor? Read more


March on the Mountain

March is a great time to visit the Pocono Mountains. Read more


Ice Time Extension

If you can't beat it, join it. We're talking about the Poconos ice-cold temperatures. Read more


French Cuisine? Mais Oui!

When you have your heart set on steak frites and beef bourguignon in the heart of the Poconos, head to Le Persil Bistro in historic downtown Stroudsburg for oh-so-traditional French fare in a luxuriously relaxed atmosphere. Read more


Earth Day Extravaganza

The town of Jim Thorpe, PA gets into the Earth Day spirit in a big way with an April 18 celebration featuring live music, a river clean-up, book readings and appearances by Smokey Bear and Woodsy Owl. Read more


Intro to Cross Country

On Saturday mornings at 9 am through February 28, the Pocono Environmental Education Center offers beginner cross-country ski lessons. If you're a downhill fan, enjoy this opportunity to try something new. Read more


On Your Mark

he Stock Car Racing Experience at Pocono Raceway is taking reservations for May 2015 dates and beyond, making high-speed dreams a reality. Read more

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Shop 'Til You Drop

Whether you're holiday shopping or stocking up during the January sales, every Poconos visitor needs to have the Crossings Premium Outlets in Tannersville plugged into their GPS. Read more

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Ring in the New Year!

Say "so long" to 2014 with a sexy, stylish getaway in the Pocono Mountains, where you can ring in 2015 at a fun and festive New Year's Eve Bash! Read more


Holidays the Honesdale Way

Once you've stuffed yourself at Thanksgiving, why not take part in another great American tradition – shopping on Thanksgiving weekend? In the Poconos, that means heading to Wayne Country for the Annual Honesdale Holidays event. A picturesque r Read more


Jump Start the Holidays in the Poconos Mountains

One of the best ways to get in the holiday spirit is by going to the Franklin Festival of Lights. Read more


Antler Ridge Winery Poconos Mountains, PA

Pennsylvania is building quite a reputation among wine enthusiasts, and there is no shortage of wineries in the Poconos. Read more

Pocono Haunted Maze

Memorable Maze

The folks in Bushkill Falls are taking fall's traditional Corn Maze up a notch or two with the Haunted Maze, a spook-filled and circuitous path littered with garden-variety ghosts and modern-day zombies. Read more

Pocono pumpkin toss

Flying Pumpkins

What do to with a plethora of pumpkins? We think the creative minds at Pocono Raceway have the right idea. Home of the Last Fling Pumpkin Sling, this offbeat event on October 18 and 19 Read more

Chef Alice Cooking Pocono

Kitchen Chemistry

If you believe that a couple who cook together stay together, we have a class for you! Chef Alice of Chef Alice Cooking Classes and Catering in Long Pond offers private hands-on cooking classes Read more

Pocono Fall

Poconos Fall Foliage Forecast

Whether you're a Poconos honeymooner or celebrating your umpteenth time in our Pocono Mountain paradise, leaf peeping is an all-time favorite pastime. Read more

 Sculpted Ice Works

Cool It!

Sure, the Poconos is famous for heating things up but, every now and then, couples get a kick out of cooling off...at the Sculpted Ice Works Factory Read more

Pocono Oktoberfest

A Taste of Bavaria in the Poconos

No time to sneak away for Oktoberfest in the mother country? No worries. Head to the Poconos for an authentic experience with a Land of Love twist. Read more

 Tension Tamer Massage for 2*

Better Backrubs

"Honey, can you rub my back?" Whether you're a newlywed or rekindling the fires of romance, learning how to deliver a world-class backrub is a life skill your spouse or significant other will cherish. Read more

The Fun Station at the Station House

Fit to a Tee

Whether you're an accomplished golfer or haven't ever made it past the windmill hole at the mini-golf course, our Poconos resort hotels make it easy to improve your game in a beautiful mountain setting. Read more

TreeTop Adventures

Me Tarzan, You Jane

If role-playing is your idea of romance, look no further than Camelback Mountain’s TreeTops Adventure Course, a fun-filled ropes course for would-be Tarzans and Janes. Don’t worry, you’ll be harnessed but you’re free to take t Read more

Coven Haven Resorts Hiking Nearby

Better By Bike

Outside magazine voted the Lehigh Gorge Rail Trail one of the 50 best rides in America and who are we to disagree? This beautiful 26-mile route is a first-rate ride along an abandoned railroad bed through the 6,107-acre Lehigh Gorge State Park. Read more

Couples Yoga

Strike A (Yoga) Pose

Keeping your relationship on an even keel is easier when you're flexible? and we mean that quite literally. Learn the basics of yoga for relaxation, breathing and balance in the Couples Yoga classes offered at our Poconos resorts. Read more


Pedal to the Metal

Ever wonder what it would be like to be a NASCAR superstar? Now you can tap your inner Jeff Gordon at the Pocono Raceway. Suit up and strap in to reach speeds of up to 160mph around a two-and-a-half mile track. Seven different Stock Car Racing Experi Read more