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Explore all that the area has to offer

Outdoor Activities, Sports & Wellness

  • Hiking

  • Mountain Biking (bring your bikes or rent them in town)

  • Whitewater Rafting (Pocono Whitewater is just outside of town)

  • Rock Climbing

  • Downhill Skiing (Blue Mountain Ski Area near town)

  • Snowmobiling, ATV & Motorcross - Feel free to bring your own...there's plenty of parking for a trailer.

  • Ziplining (warmer months at Blue Mountain Ski Area near town)

  • Scuba Diving (YES! You CAN scuba dive in Pennsylvania at Dutch Springs Aqua Park)

  • Yoga (just across town - jimthorpeyoga.com)

  • Kayaking (down the river or on one of our local lakes)

  • Segway Tours (in town)

  • Bird Watching (try Hawk Mountain Sanctuary)

  • Fishing

  • Hunting

  • Disc Golf (closest course is at Blue Mountain Ski Area)

  • NASCAR at Pocono Raceway (about 45 minutes away)

  • Minor League Hockey & Baseball (45 minute drive to Allentown, PA)

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