poconos in april

If you are lucky enough to find yourself in the Poconos in April, be prepared to be immersed in a world of beautiful weather, outdoor recreation bliss, and spring in full bloom. To help you decide what to do in the Poconos in April, we have created an entire blog post with helpful trip-planning details. Discover the must-do activities, popular events, what to expect from the weather, and what to pack for your trip.

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Spring brings the best combination of indoor and outdoor fun for visitors staying with the French Manor Inn and Spa. Outdoors can enjoy everything from hiking to bird watching. If the weather is a little chilly or there are spring rain showers, our inn offers amazing amenities such as a premier spa and an indoor saltwater pool. April in the Poconos is the perfect time to explore all the French Manor and its surrounding area has to offer.

Things to do in the Poconos in April

Popular April Events

Poconos Weather in April

In April, the weather in the Pocono Mountains can vary significantly as the region transitions from winter to spring. Regarding weather and what to pack for a visit, April temperatures can range from cool to mild. Daytime highs typically average between 50°F to 60°F (10°C to 15°C). However, temperatures can still dip into the 30s°F (around 0°C) at night, especially earlier in the month.

April can be known for unpredictable weather, including rain showers and occasional snow flurries. Rainfall amounts can vary, so it’s a good idea to be prepared for wet weather and your favorite indoor activities at the French Manor Inn and Spa.

What to Pack for Your April Getaway

  • Layers: Since April weather in the Poconos can be variable, it’s essential to pack layers that you can easily add or remove depending on the temperature. Bring long-sleeve shirts, sweaters, a light jacket or fleece, and a waterproof outer layer to stay warm and dry.
  • Rain Gear: Pack a waterproof jacket or raincoat, an umbrella, and waterproof footwear for rain showers. Waterproof hiking boots or shoes are recommended if you plan to explore outdoor trails.
  • Comfortable Shoes: Whether you’re hiking, exploring, or simply walking around, bring comfy shoes suitable for outdoor activities.
  • Hat and Gloves: While daytime temperatures may be mild, mornings and evenings can still be chilly in April. Pack a hat, gloves, and scarf to stay warm during cooler periods, especially if you plan to be outdoors early or late in the day.
  • Sun Protection: Even in April, UV rays can still be strong, especially at higher elevations. Pack sunscreen, sunglasses, and a wide-brimmed hat to protect your skin and eyes from the sun’s rays.
  • Outdoor Gear: If you plan to hike, bike, or engage in other outdoor activities, pack essential gear such as a daypack, water bottles, trail maps, and any necessary equipment for your chosen activities.

Now that you are prepared for the Poconos in April, all that is left to do is book your getaway. Our private rooms and luxurious suites offer a place for respite and rejuvenation while offering easy access to the best outdoor activities.

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