The private community of Towamensing Trails is located minutes from the Big Boulder ski area. It has a 195 acre lake (stocked and perfect for fishing), sandy beach, tennis courts, playgrounds and clubhouse (with a bar, lounge, restaurant, game room and heated outdoor pool). The Jack Frost ski area and Lake Harmony are also close. Towamensing Trails is close to Jim Thorpe (with its whitewater rafting and Skirmish paintball fields), four beautiful golf courses, the CamelBeach water park, Hickory Run State Park, the Pocono raceway, Camelbak ski, the Crossings Outlets and many other Pocono attractions.
UPCOMING LOCAL EVENTS:
Aug 19: Pocono ABC Supply 500 (Long Pond) Pocono Raceway will host the 2017 Pocono IndyCar 500 race weekend. The weekend will feature Verizon IndyCar Series Qualifying and Practice on Saturday and the ABC Supply 500 race on Sunday. Speeds are expected to exceed 200mph with side-by-side racing. Aug 25: Warrior Dash (Long Pond) Welcome to the world's largest running series. 12 obstacles from hell await you along this 3.32 mile course. Beer, bands, food, and fun will begin approximately 30 minutes after the first wave. At the Pocono Raceway Aug 26: Pennsylvania Wing Fest (Long Pond) Pocono Raceway's wing festival will feature the best wing joints from across the state. Admission, which includes great family-friendly activities, music and tons of delicious wings, is FREE.