Bushkill Area


adventures

Shawnee Inn Golf Resort

 

Golfing at Shawnee Inn Golf ResortShawnee Country Club is elegantly tucked into the beautiful colors of the Pocono Mountains. It features 27 holes, 24 of which border the Delaware River. Swing your nine iron towards the green in between the majestically towering evergreens. Whether you’re a scratch player or a weekend golfer, you won’t want to miss a round at Shawnee. 

 

Shawnee Brewery 

 

What’s better than an ice-cold brew after an exhausting round of golf? An ice-cold microbrew from Shawnee Brewery. The craft brewery thought of everything from house-made pizza and pretzels to local live music. It’s the perfect way to wind down from a long day or start the perfect brew tour evening. 

 

Bushkill Falls

 

Bushkill FallsBushkill Falls is commonly referred to as the “Niagara of Pennsylvania,” and for good reason. The area encompasses over 300 acres with eight different waterfalls. Hiking and exploring are a given, but you’ll also want to indulge in the quaint town at the base of the falls. Mine for gold, shop the gift shops, or take a paddleboat out on the adjacent lake. There’s something for everyone at Bushkill Falls.

 

Pocono Bazaar Flea Market

 

The Pocono Bazaar Flea Market is must-stop for any shopaholic visiting the Poconos. The center offers five indoor shopping malls and an expansive outdoor market all brimming with local vendors of all sorts. Grab a bite to eat from one of the food trucks or find that special something to commemorate your trip.

 

Shawnee Playhouse

 

The Shawnee Playhouse is a Pocono staple. The classic stage offers shows nearly every day of the week and for all ages. Whether the snow is falling, spring showers are brewing, or you’re just looking to beat the heat, a visit to the playhouse is a must-do.


eats

pumpkin currySaen Thai Cuisine

 

If pad thai and curry are your thing, you need to swing into Saen Thai Cuisine. Add some spice to your life with a stop at this Shawnee Square favorite. It’s the perfect lunch stop during your day of exploration.

 

The Gem and Keystone Brewpub

 

The Gem and Keystone Brewpub is a casual dining option also located at the Shawnee Resort. The pub-style restaurant offers wood-fired steaks, smoked to perfection baby back ribs, and an array of beer-inspired sandwiches and sides.

 

Ham and Cheese OmeletteThe Landmark Restaurant

 

The Landmark Restaurant is the place to grab breakfast in East Stroudsburg. The casual exterior may go unnoticed to cars zooming past, but it would be a mistake to pass by this delicious spot. Expect a decadently filling entree, a full cup of coffee, and service with a smile.


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Wallenpaupack Brewing Company

 

Pocono breweryWallenpaupack Brewing Company is a uniquely modern microbrewery right off of Welwood Avenue in Hawley. They offer an array of local brews alongside their own seasonal ones, but they don’t stop there. You’ll want to try some of their exclusive house blends, such as the Brut IPA which is an expertly concocted champagne and beer mixture.

 

Jam Room Brewing Company

 

Located less than two miles from The French Manor, Jam Room Brewing Company serves up craft beers in a rocking backdrop. Jam Room is a true microbrewery with just two barrels, but they are intent on creating the most authentic brews that you’re sure to enjoy. Check their calendar and plan to catch a show during your next trip to French Manor.

 

Pocono Action Sports

 

Boat rentals Lake WallenpaupackExperience the Poconos from the water with Pocono Action Sports. The Lake Wallenpaupack boat rental provider offers ski boats, pontoons, jet skis, fishing boats, and everything you’ll need to boot. Hit the water quicker and simplify your boating adventure with this one-stop-shop!

 

Wallenpaupack Boat Tours

 

If you’d rather enjoy the comforts of a guided tour, check out Wallenpaupack Boat Tours. The charter company provides 50-minute guided boat tours of Lake Wallenpaupack. Climb aboard their pontoon and discover the history and wildlife of our beautiful area. If you want to enjoy the privacy of an unguided tour but without the worry of handling the boat, book a two or three-hour charter and allow their licensed captains to take you through some of the most gorgeous terrains the area has to offer.

 

Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau

 

Discover all that our mountains provide at the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau. The center is your best source for information on events, hiking and biking, waterfalls, park maps, popular attractions, and ideas for making the most of your trip.

 

Lacawac Sanctuary

 

hiking with walking stickLacawac Sanctuary is a protected area bordered by the Wallenpaupack Creek. If you’re looking to immerse yourself in the wilderness, this is your spot. The area is flawlessly untouched by the outside world and is home to waterfowl, insects, and wildlife native to the Poconos. The park provides twelve different hiking paths for all skill levels and a lake in the center ideal for water breaks and daydreaming.


eats

The Dock at Silver Birches

 

pot roast with mashed potatoesThe Dock at Silver Birches has continuously been named one of the best restaurants in Hawley by the local crowd. The waterfront restaurant boasts exclusive views of the lake. Their dishes offer unique, chef-crafted twists on vintage dishes such as mac and cheese, classic pot roast, and soft pretzels.

 

The Boat House

 

stuffed clams appetizerThe Boat House is a lakeside eatery that dishes up five-star entrees in a casual atmosphere. Catch an acoustic show on Friday nights or put your trivia knowledge to the test on Wednesdays. How ever you choose to enjoy your night on the lake, be sure to do it with a side of stuffed clams and a summer shandy.


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Mount Airy Casino

 

casino in the PoconosThe trend-setting, Mount Pocono Casino Resort is home to the best table games, slots, and tournaments. If you’re looking to test your luck, then Mount Airy is the place for you. Not a gambler? Check out one of the resort’s headling concert series or play a round of golf at Mount Airy Golf Club.

 

The Crossings Outlets

 

Shop ‘til you drop at The Crossings Premium Outlets. The outdoor mall offers nearly 100 brand name stores to curb that burning hole in your pocket. Whether you need a new outfit to hit the slopes in or you want to discover a new local winery, The Crossings has just the thing for you. 

 

Camelback Mountain Adventures

 

Riding on a zip line in the PoconosFind your adventure at Camelback Mountain. Soar through the mountains on the zipline, wander through their ropes course, or whiz around their mountain coaster. It’s a one-of-a-kind way to experience the Poconos. 

 

Pocono Peddler’s Village Antique Mall

 

Find your next unique treasure at the Pocono Peddler’s Village Antique Mall. From vintage traffic signs to Amish baskets to delicate china, the heirloom-filled shop has a little bit of everything. Commemorate your Pocono getaway with a trip to Peddler’s Village!

 

Tannersville Cranberry Bog Preserve

 

tannersville cranberry bogStart from the ground up with a hike through Tannersville Cranberry Bog Preserve. The area has been protected since 1974 and provides its guests with immersive views of Cranberry Creek. Take in the scents of the bog-laurel and keep your eyes peeled for a river otter during your next visit to the preserve. 

 

Big Pocono State Park

 

Big Pocono State Park engulfs an impressive 1,300 acres of Camelback Mountain. The forest boasts over eight miles of hiking and biking trails. Trek to the top for unparalleled views of the surrounding mountainscape.


eats

Zack’s Taco Shack

 

tacos in the PoconosMix traditional with modern at Zack’s Taco Shack. The bustling restaurant is the perfect spot to grab lunch with the family or a quick bite while exploring the mountains. Order at the window, enjoy the colorful decor, and indulge in some of the best Mexican food you’ve ever had. 

 

Barley Creek Brewing Company

 

Barley Creek Brewing Company is Tannersville’s local post for comfort-food entrees and hearty microbrews. Grab a giant pretzel and a beer flight or join in on one of their exciting events like Growler and Pizza Night or Taco Tuesday. 

 

Smuggler’s Cove

 

Smuggler’s Cove provides all of the comforts of home with juicy prime ribs, buttery baked potatoes, and flakey grilled salmon. Expect affordable prices, friendly service, and an unpretentious atmosphere. If you’re in the mood for savory bites, you’ll want to plan a trip to Smuggler’s Cove. 

  

Tannersville Inn

 

comfort food in the PoconosTannersville Inn, otherwise known as The Legendary Tannersville Inn, has been providing locals with good eats and entertainment for over 45 years. Listen to live music on the veranda during the summer months and cozy up in the parlor when the snow starts to fall.

Mountainhome Area


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Callie’s Candy Kitchen

 

CandyIndulge your inner child at Callie’s Candy Kitchen. Sample the fudge, snack on some kettle corn, and tour the kitchen’s candied past in Callie’s Museum. Are you a chocolate lover? Find your next obsession in the chocolate kitchen. It includes chocolate-covered potato chips, licorice, and even cheese! If it’s edible, Callie’s will drench it in ooey-gooey confection.

 

Callie’s Pretzel Factory

 

Just three miles from Callie’s Candy Kitchen is Callie’s Pretzel Factory. The pretzel factory is the place in Mountainhome to stock up on your fair food favorite. The shop serves up soft pretzels, hot dog pretzels, and even pizza pretzels. Get there early to see all of the action!

 

Mountain Creek Riding Stables

 

horseback riding in the PoconosKick up your spurs at Mountain Creek Riding Stables. The horseback riding stables offer a tour for all skill levels. Take a guided trail ride through the mountains or a horse-drawn, covered wagon ride to the farm’s petting zoo. In the winter, you’ll want to take advantage of their classic sleigh rides through the snow-covered woods.

 

Promised Land State Park

 

Promised Land State Park sits in the heart of Delaware State Forest on top of Pocono Plateau. It is one of the most picturesque spots in the dense woods with its winding creeks, crystal lakes, and towering hemlocks. Bring your bathing suit for a cool, mountain swim or lace up your hiking boots for over 50 miles of trails.


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Capri

 

Lake WallenpaupackCapri Restaurant in Lakeville overlooks the massive Lake Wallenpaupack. The family-owned restaurant serves up hearty center-cuts, savory pasta, and some of the best subs in town. Come up by boat or by car and enjoy a night on the water.

 

The Forks at Buck Hill

 

The Forks at Buck Hill is an eclectic pub-style restaurant that provides refreshing twists on classic dishes. Snag one of their cozy, round tables, taste test with hor d’oeuvres such as Drunken Clams or Blue Cheese Escargot, and celebrate your time in the majestic mountains.

 

Mountainhome Deli

 

sandwiches in the PoconosMountainhome Deli is the perfect spot to refuel while exploring Mother Nature. The lunch-only deli offers up made-to-order sandwiches, buttery mac and cheese, and delicious, on-the-go pastries. 

 

The PourHouse Neighborhood Bar & Grill

 

Catch the big game, enjoy a fun date, or savor a family-dinner night at The PourHouse in Mountainhome. This brewpub isn’t your average hometown bar though—the restaurant prides itself in chef-crafted, innovated recipes that are sure to leave you wanting more. Pair a refreshing sangria flight with mac and cheese bites, the honey garlic wings, or the fish and chips.