With three ski resorts to choose from (Blue Mountain, Big Boulder and Jack Frost) winter visitors can find abundant skiing, snowboarding, snowtubing and snowmobiling. The Beltzville State Park and Lehigh Gorge State Park provide prime fall foliage viewing while during spring and summer, visitors enjoy whitewater rafting, hiking, picnicking, sailing, swimming, fishing and mountain biking.
UPCOMING LOCAL EVENTS:
Jul 4: Fireworks in Jim Thorpe (Jim Thorpe)
Enjoy a good old-fashioned Independence Day celebration in Jim Thorpe! Rides, games, food, fun, and more. The festival begins at noon with opening ceremonies and continues into the night with a spectacular fireworks display at 10pm
Jul 11-Jul 12: Spartan Sprint (Blue Mountain)
Blue Mountain Ski Area. This 5k race is comprised of mud runs, obstacles, trail racing, physical challenges, and mental challenges.
Jul 17: Lee Greenwood (Jim Thorpe)
At Penn's Peak, 8pm
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Blue Mountain Ski
Jim Thorpe Whitewater Rafting
Lehigh Gorge State Park
Mauch Chunk Lake Park
Hideaway Hills Golf Club
Pocono Rail Trail Biking