Best Horseback riding in the Poconos! Deer Path Riding Stable offers a relaxing and scenic ride through the Pocono forest. It's a great way to enjoy the beautiful Pocono outdoors. Gentle horses, friendly, helpful guides and an "easy does it" pace make our ride suitable even for the first time rider. Our rides are geared towards people who are looking to spend some leisurely, pleasant time on a horse.
Our trails meander through fields and woods full of freshwater springs, mountain laurel, and rhododendron. Deer and wild turkey are often seen. We are the only stable in the western Poconos that accepts credit cards. Open 7 days a week. Open at 8:30a.m. for reservations. Rides available every hour 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and reservations are advised.
A great place for beginners to go horseback riding in the Poconos
Northern Pocono Mountain Lakeside Camping! Ponderosa Pines Family Campground is nestled beneath the pine trees of Honesdale, PA in the tranquil Pocono Mountains. They offer traditional tent camping areas, group tent camping, rustic cabin rentals and luxury cabins with all of the amenities. Activities available throughout the 10 acre campground include a saltwater swimming pool, playground, 18-hole mini golf, volleyball and much more. Their beautiful pond is open for catch and release fishing, as well as paddle boat, kayak, rowboat and canoe rentals. Their fully-equipped camp store has all of your camping needs.
Almost every weekend during the spring and summer seasons they offer themed weekends and tons of activities for campers to enjoy! From Cinco de Mayo Weekend to Mardi-Gras, Father's Day, Christmas in July or just discount weekends, activities are suitable for all ages! Visit their website for 2015 themed weekend events.
No trains, no planes, no traffic!
Bushkill Falls is 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.
Dingmans Falls & Visitor Center PA
Walk on the mile long boardwalk that criss-crosses the stream a couple of times and climb the stairs that go up to the top of the 200 foot falls. Open in the Summer daily from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend. Closed in the Winter.
Camelbeach Waterpark Camelbeach Waterpark has 8 exciting water slides including "Titan" the worlds largest
Mount Airy Casino and resort
Come play in the great indoors at the Pocono's premier casino resort. Go wild with over 2,500 of the hottest slots including your favorite reel-spinning slots and electronic table games like poker, roulette and blackjack. Experience the very nature of luxury at their Pocono's resort and with a stay in one of their lavish guest rooms or suites.
Triple W Riding Stable
Go Horseback riding in the wild!You actually get to ride and maneuver your horse anywhere through the 200 acre mountain top setting with trails through woods, past lakes and in streams.
Pocono Snake and Animal Farm
Pocono Snake & Animal Farm is a perfect "starter zoo" for young kids. Kids can view lizards, lemurs, leopards, wolves, bears, deer, mountain lions, bobcats, monkeys, sloths, fennec foxes, chinchillas, raccoons, macaws, alligators, huge snapping turtles and more. They can also bottle-feed the deer, goats, and pot bellied pigs, or feed the monkeys and pet the rabbits, all in an area they can visit within an hour's time.
Big Pocono State Park
A day trip to the Poconos would not be complete without a visit to Big Pocono State Park in Monroe County in northeastern Pennsylvania. The park consists of 1,306 acres of rugged terrain on the summit and slopes of Camelback Mountain. From the summit, visitors can enjoy a magnificent view of a vast portion of eastern Pennsylvania and portions of New Jersey and New York. The park closes the day after the end of deer season in December and reopens as conditions permit in the spring. The park is open sunrise to sunset.
Fly fishing adventures in the upper Delaware.
The State Museum of Pennsylvania
The State Museum of PA is located in the state capital of Harrisburg about 1.5 hours away from Lake Harmony, PA. Come explore Pennsylvania history and enjoy displays of stuffed animals and mammals, Native American artifacts and outstanding Civil War exhibits.
Costa's Family Fun Park
Have some serious family fun at Costa's! Costa's Family Fun Park offers bumper boats, go karts, miniature golf, driving range, batting cages, video games, water slides, laser tag, dining, and Hershey's ice cream! Costa's Family Fun Park also offers awesome birthday party packages!
White Water Challengers
One of the most popular activities in the Poconos is undoubtedly white water rafting, and there's no better place to enjoy this on the Lehigh River than White Water Challengers!
Visit an awesome 2.5 mile oval super speedway that is jammed packed with fast furious family fun at the
Shawnee River Trips
Shawnee River Trips, located in Minisink Hills, Pennsylvania offers cool outdoor adventures which include rentals of rafts, solo and tandem (2-person) kayaks, canoes, fishing equipment, and mountain bikes.
The Poconos Indian Museum The Pocono Indian Museum is the only museum in Northeastern Pennsylvania dedicated to showing the history of the Delaware Indian. The museum will both inform and, perhaps, shock you. It will show the North American history of man in Northeastern Pennsylvania from 10,500 B.C. to the contact period with European man prior to the American Revolution. It will show the Delaware Indian's peaceful coexistence with other Indians. And, it will show you the shocking and short 100 years it took the white man to virtually eliminate almost all traces of the Indian's existence.
Split Rock Resort
Split Rock has many fun activities for families including an indoor water park pool and huge hot tub as well as a gorgeous golf course. They have many reasonably priced getaway packages throughout the year.
With 5,500 acres of pristine mountain country, Skytop Lodge offers a winter retreat with limitless variations, every one amazing. They offer many activities for families or couples including Skiing,Ice Skating, Snowshoeing, sledding and tobogganing.
Fernwood Hotel and Resort
Fernwood Hotel & Resort is a stunning 440-acre Pocono Mountain resort retreat that offers a host of activities and amenities for a perfect family resort vacation getaway. Plan your day around the amazing variety of things to do at Fernwood Resort in the Poconos. Hit the links and play 18 holes. Take the family snow tubing. Splash around in the indoor or outdoor pools. Go for a scenic Pocono Mountains trail ride on horseback. Try navigating the Delaware on a river canoe trip. Work out at the fitness center. Take a water aerobics class. Play a round of mini golf with the kids. Summertime and bumper boats are made for each other & you complete the picture. Go an a paint ball excursion and more!