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9 Reasons Why You should visit Pocono Mountains

  • By: Pocono Top Rentals

Are you exhausted and planning a vacation? Well, with breathtaking sceneries and varieties of fun-filling activities, the Pocono mountain region is the perfect place to go.

Whether you are searching for Pocono luxury resorts for relaxation, family-friendly activities, or just want to try something new that is wild and adventurous, Pocono mountains have it all.

This gorgeous place offers something for every season, from waterfalls to river beaches to white water rafting to skiing on camelback. Here are the nine reasons why Pocono should be your next to-go place.

Walk Idyllic In Pocono Towns Dusted With Snow

How about going on charming walk-in towns Jim Thorpe and Stroudsburg tucked in Pocono mountains. These classic downtown areas in Pocono blend European and American influences that give these areas an old-world look and feel.

The old look architecture and the mountainous location earned Jim Thorpe town the nickname Switzerland of America. Whether you plan to go shopping or dining or looking for fun activities like hiking or water rafting, "Switzerland" has something for everyone.

At the end of the fun-filled day, you definitely feel tired and want some rest, so make sure to book your stay at Pocono resort cabin at Resort. Pocono Resorts have plenty of seasonal specials on dining, accommodations, and winter vacations during winters, making it a perfect time for you to visit.

Seven Tubs Nature Area-Wilkes Barre

This sprawling 500 acres seven-tubs nature area is famous for hiking because of its filled-up pools and potholes made up of glacial meltwater.

In the Pocono region, seven tubs nature area is one of the stunning attractions, and numerous striking species of wildflowers add up more to this place's beauty. While visiting this place with your tribes or friends, you will also find some other animals like fox and dear passing by.

The hiking trails at seven tubs nature area are designed so that it is easy to hike for beginners. Don't forget to have your camera ready while hiking, as these hiking trails are pretty scenic.

Whitewater Rafting

For thrill-seekers, there is nothing more exhilarating than riding down a river during a hot summer. Right? Lehigh and Delaware rivers offer adventurous yet challenging rides down the river, complete with rapids, waterfall, and rocky passes.

Besides, if you are a less adventurous type, you can go for the rivers' calmer sections and still enjoy relaxing tube rides in the stunning mountain scenery.

And if you are looking for luxury rentals in Pocono, book your stay with us at the best Pocono cabin resorts.

Bear Mountain Butterfly Scenture

Bear mountain butterfly sanctuary is one of the famous tourist spots because of its family-friendly facilities. If you are traveling with your kids and want to take them somewhere unique and enjoyable, then do visit Bear mountain butterfly sanctuary at Jim Thorpe.

Have a blast with your little ones as you tour bear mountains butterfly scenture as this site provides facilities like an interactive flight room, a butterfly hatching room, and much more.

Here you can also enjoy other activities such as watching colorful butterflies fluttering by, helping your kid solve puzzles, and looking at the frog collection they have in there for you.

Go Wild

Claws' N' paws is a wild animal park home to around 160 exotic wild animals. This captive wild animal park has vital features like giraffe feeding, animal shows, petting zoo, and plenty more fun things.

This park offers family fun activities, and your kid will absolutely love sitting on a triceratops, digging for fossils, and many other interactive activities at the Dinosaur Outpost attraction.

Try World-Class Skiing Experience

Enjoy skinning? The Pocono mountains' best thing is that this area offers around 155 ski trails at six different Pocono resorts. Each resort has a diverse collection of trails for skillers of all abilities.

You can select from slopes perfect for starters to the trails for more advanced skiers, along with two terrain parks and one-half pipes. The Pocono resortsoffer a lot of exciting activities for every thrill-seeker at every skill level.

And for those who are not into skiing but still want to do fun in the snow, you can try snow tubing.

Get Splashed

If you love water parks, Pocono offers the best water park with non-stop fun activities such as water slides, swimming pools, Indoor surfing, and other family activities like rope-climbing, laser tag, and a huge arcade.

Pocono parks are not just fantasy land for water lovers but also have space for those who avoid splash zones. Beside Pocono

Explore National Historical Site- Grey Towers

Are you a history buff? If so, then make sure to visit grey towers on your trip to the Pocono mountains. This large fairytale mansion is perfect for visiting those who adore visiting places with a rich past.

This place has two other names Gifford Pinchot House or The Pinchot Institute, as this historical landmark was once home to Gifford Pinchot, a former governor of Pennsylvania.

You have two options either sign up for a guided tour or explore this mansion on your own and uncover its various rooms like the sitting room, children's playroom, and library.

Plus, you can visit gardens which make lovely backdrops for photos.

Daisy Field Farm

Horse lover? Stop by Daisy field farm, an oasis for horses, and offer some horse-related activities.

It's a private farm where you can enjoy a wide ray of activities like enjoy scenic wagon rides, horseback riding, ride on a carriage pulled by horses, and interact with friendly animals.


We hope by now you have already made up your mind about spending your next vacation in the heart of the Pocono mountains. If so, we would recommend staying at Pocono resort cabin that is ideally located minutes from recreational spots and has a perfect homely, welcoming aura.

Besides, this Pocono luxury cabin isn't absurdly expensive, so while planning for your trip to the Pocono Mountains, you don't have to care about Pocono rentals. Simply pack your bag and get yourself ready to create some memorable memories.