Top 10 Attractions For Your Pocono Adventure

By / 1st December, 2023 / Visit The Poconos / Off

Top 10 Pocono Attractions To Visit: Embark on an Action-Packed Adventure

Discover the Pocono Mountains like never before at Countryside Cottages, your premier choice for an enchanting getaway in this captivating region. Spanning approximately 2,400 square miles of rolling mountain terrain in Northeastern Pennsylvania, the Pocono Mountains offer a wealth of adventure and exploration that you can’t afford to miss. Be prepared to be captivated by the abundance of things to see and do.

People visit the Poconos for a myriad of reasons, drawn by its diverse attractions and natural beauty. Outdoor enthusiasts explore the region’s extensive network of hiking trails, lakes, and waterfalls, while adventure seekers indulge in activities like zip-lining and whitewater rafting. The Poconos offer a year-round escape, with skiing and snowboarding in winter, vibrant fall foliage, and pleasant summers perfect for water sports. Spa resorts and romantic getaways attract those seeking relaxation, while family-friendly Pocono attractions like water parks and wildlife sanctuaries make it an ideal destination for all. The Poconos’ scenic charm, outdoor adventures, and versatile appeal captivate visitors throughout the seasons.

Here are the top 10 Pocono attractions Countryside Cottages’ Guests simply can´t miss:

1. Bushkill Falls

It’s often called the ‘Niagara of Pennsylvania’ for good reason. Bushkill Falls boasts not one or two, but a total of eight remarkable waterfalls that are sure to impress. Beyond the waterfalls, there’s an interesting exhibit about the history of the area, both natural and human. It’s quite a place to explore.

2. Asa Packer Mansion

For those interested in history, the Asa Packer Mansion offers a journey back to the Victorian era. The mansion is a treasure trove of antique furniture and art collected by the Packer family. A visit here feels like stepping into the past.

3. Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark

This isn’t your typical waterpark; it features floating platforms and a rope ladder adventure that everyone, including kids, can delight in. It’s a wonderful place to unwind and have a great time for the whole family.

4. Hickory Run State Park

Nature enthusiasts will find solace at Hickory Run State Park. There are places to relax, opportunities for boating, and numerous trails for all skill levels. Whether you’re an experienced hiker or prefer a leisurely walk, this park has something for everyone.

5. Grey Towers National Historic Site

Explore the history of the Pinchot family at Grey Towers National Historic Site. The French château-style house is a testament to the Pinchot family’s French origins and their commitment to conservation. It’s like taking a step back in time and enjoying the surrounding natural beauty.

6. Dingmans Falls

If you appreciate the beauty of nature, Dingmans Falls is a must-see. Here, you can watch the water flow gracefully through the wilderness and plunge 80 feet below. It’s a serene place that makes you truly appreciate the wonders of the natural world.

7. Old Jail Museum

Learn about a piece of little-known Pennsylvania history at the Old Jail Museum. The museum gives visitors an overview of the Molly Maguires, a secret society of Irish miners who were accused of terrorism in the 19th century.

8. Mount Pocono Observation Air Tour

Get a bird’s eye view of the stunning Pocono Mountains with a Mount Pocono Observation Air Tour. It’s a unique way to appreciate the beauty of the region from above.

9. Delaware Water Gap Air Tour

Another fantastic air tour option is the Delaware Water Gap Air Tour. The tour offers breathtaking views of the Delaware Water Gap, a water gap on the border of the U.S. states of New Jersey and Pennsylvania where the Delaware River cuts through a prominent ridge of the Appalachian Mountains.

10. Camelback Ski Resort

Lastly, have some winter fun at the Camelback Ski Resort. It offers enjoyable experiences for both experienced skiers and beginners. Enjoy skiing or snowboarding and then relax in your Countryside Cottage after a day on the slopes.
Discover Your Pocono Paradise with Countryside Cottages
These are just a few of the many attractions that the Pocono Mountains have to offer. Whether you’re a nature lover, a history enthusiast, or simply seeking a peaceful getaway, the Poconos have something for everyone.

As the day’s adventures come to an end, you can look forward to returning to the peaceful ambiance of your Countryside Cottage. It’s not just a place to rest; it’s where the magic of the Pocono experience lingers.

Your Perfect Getaway Starts Here!

Countryside Cottages is your comfortable home base. We’re here to ensure your stay is memorable. So, start planning your adventure to the Pocono Mountains today and get ready for a great time.

Explore our range of accommodations and find the one that suits your preferences. We can’t wait to welcome you!