Welcome to the Poconos

Welcome to the Poconos

Summer Fun in the Poconos

Discover the outdoor playground known as the Poconos - over 2400 square miles of streams and rivers, ponds and lakes, forests and parklands. Throw in a dash of early American history and modern conveniences, and you have an exciting destination that's just two hours from the backdoor of New York City and Philadelphia -- the Poconos offers countless outdoor recreation options all in a nature lover's paradise.

Enjoy the exciting spring experience while driving our scenic routes, exciting whitewater fafting, warm indoor water parks, outdoor trails for horseback riding and hiking, and many great dining and shopping favorites. It's time to get in your car, and head to the Poconos where country roads lead to your next outdoor adventure.

Fun indoors too: several world-class indoor water parks and a host of resorts offering great amenities - including you're own private indoor swimming pool!

Pocono Vacations Guide: Things to do, what to see, where to stay, local attractions and events calendar

Family Vacation Guide

This family vacation guide lists all the family-friendly places to stay and attractions that are suitable for children. The Poconos - a great place to bring your kids: convenient, friendly, and loaded with fun, indoors and

Honeymoon Planner

Discover honeymoon romance and fun in the Pocono Mountains. View all of the honeymoon resorts - including the very popular Cove Haven Entertainment Resorts - and other fun and romantic places to stay for honeymoon and newlywed couples.

Romantic Getaways

Romance awaits in the Poconos - weekend getaway packages, romantic vacations, weddings, and honeymoons. Cove Haven Entertainment Resorts offers several couples-only resorts and everything you need for a wonderful romantic escape.

Wedding Guide

Everything you need to know about getting married in the Poconos: Info on planning a beautiful wedding, local resorts and attractions in this very romantic region of Pennsylvania.



This local guide to lodging and accommodations in the Poconos can help you find just right place to stay: Includes a directory of resorts and hotels, motels, country inns, bed and breakfasts, cabins and cottages and campgrounds.


Guide to great attractions in the Poconos: Museums, Water Parks, Festivals and Fairs, Fun Centers, Historic Sites, mini-golf centers, State Parks, Animal Parks and Zoos and much more.


This entertainment guide can direct you to the local Poconos nightlife, movie theaters, playhouses, performing arts centers and has a calendar of events

Food and Drink

Local guide to restaurants, breweries and wineries, farms and farmers' markets located in and around the Poconos. Find restaurants by cuisine and ratings, wineries, breweries and food related events, instruction, tastings and samplings.


Local Guide to Sports and Recreational Activities in the Poconos: Includes all Fall Sports like horseback riding, golfing, hiking, tennis, fishing, whitewater rafting, mountain biking, paintball and many more.


Find the best places in the Poconos to shop. Our guide to Antiques, Outlet Malls, Specialty stores, Country Stores, Crafts, Art and Collectables is the most complete listing of its kind


Poconos guide to vacation and travel essentials that can help make your trip-planning just a bit easier. From strategies on how to get here, ways to get around, tours, maps and driving routes, local resources and visitor centers, weather and more.

Real Estate

This real estate guide can help you plan that perfect vacation home, real estate agent, realtor, home builder, annual rental, or even a time share in the Poconos

Vacation Guides & Directories - navigating this site...

We've divided this site into four different sections that represent the vacation experience you're interested in: Family Vacations, Romantic Getaways, Honeymoons and Weddings.

Additionally, we also segment information about the Poconos into relevant categories such as accommodation, recreation, attractions and other. Check out these and other categories listed below.

Our most popular sections include recreation guides (like skiing, golf, water parks and rafting), restaurants, and directories of alternative places to stay like Bed and Breakfasts, Country Inns, Cabins and Cottages.

We offer all the challenging combinations of outdoor fun you expect - AND a location that's very close to home. With over 2400 sq. miles of gorgeous scenery - including many scenic drives, with some of the best scenery around and has a lot to offer: awesome hiking trails (the Appalachian Trail), horseback riding, downhill sking, indoor water parks, white water rafting and other fun activities.

The Great Outdoors Awaits: travel to the Pennsylvania countryside visiting historic sites, indoor water parks and a host of vacation fun while you enjoy nature at its finest.