From the Big Pocono Mountain, one of the highest points in the Pocono Mountains that offers magnificent vistas, to the Pocono Raceway which hosts two Nascar races in the summer, the 'gateway to the Poconos' offer hiking, skiing at Camelback and other close ski areas, the CamelBeach waterpark and a wide variety of year-round activities to choose from.
UPCOMING LOCAL EVENTS:
Aug 5: Heritage Craft Weekend (East Stroudsburg) Highlighting many of the traditional trade skills and heritage crafts of our forefathers. Folks will be able to see the craft people at work and even try crafts out for themselves. There will be demonstration such as basket making, spinning, weaving, egg etching, wheat weaving and broom making. Aug 26-Aug 27: The Pocono State Craft Festival (Stroudsburg) Enjoy fine jewelry to woodworking, clothing, metal work, stained glass, basketry, pottery, leather, furniture, and more. There is something for everyone. Enjoy craft demonstrations, and Dixieland and Bluegrass music while enjoying festival food. At Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm. Sep 2: Stroudfest (Stroudsburg) Over 100 vendors and crafters, special guests, all your favorite festival food and so much more! Live bands will play at multiple stages throughout the day up and down Main Street. Free admission!