Pocono Mountain Area Attractions

vacation guide to poconos mountainsThings to Do in the Poconos and Newfoundland, PA

The French Manor Inn and Spa is centrally located in The Pocono Mountains in the city of Newfoundland, Pennsylvania. With our central location, the Manor offers a number of amazing things to do in the Poconos for guests to enjoy during their stay. Enjoy all the great things to do in the Poconos and Newfoundland, as well as other great Poconos attractions with our recommended list of activities below.

For a more complete list and more information on the things to do in the Poconos, be sure to download our Free Vacation Guide!


Hiking & Biking

Sitting atop Huckleberry Mountain in the picturesque Poconos, the French Manor is surrounded by natural beauty, including 3 major State Parks: Promised Land, Tobyhanna, and Gouldsboro. Additionally, there are several other parks that are a short drive from the Inn. Come and discover the mountains!!


Skiing / Snowtubing / Snowboarding


The French Manor Inn and Spa is conveniently located in the middle of some fantastic ski mountains. Here is a list of the closest mountains. We also have a great ski package that includes your overnight stay at the French Manor and skiing at the Poconos best mountain – Camelback Mountain. Click here for our Ski Tote Package.

Horseback Riding


Choose from a variety of entertainment venues in the local area: theatre, movies, nightlife in either Scranton or Stroudsburg, and the Pocono International Raceway.

Historic Sites / Museums

The counties of the Pocono region – Wayne, Monroe, Pike, Carbon and Northampton – each have its own rich history. Below are a variety of links to historic sites, museums, and other informational websites for our beautiful mountain region.

Local Events

Enjoy a baseball game, go to a concert, or have a great time at our local fair. Here are a few links to help you complement your get-away.



Many of our guests come to the Poconos for its wonderful antiquing and many outlet stores.
We would be happy to help you plan a day full of your favorite shopping in a number of the surrounding villages.