The Pocono Region in Pennsylvania is a majestic canvas of lush woods, scenic hills, and mesmerizing valleys; perfect for fishing, hunting, hiking, horseback riding, whitewater rafting, and popular winter sports. Still not convinced? There is also a popular racetrack, numerous golf courses, and an energetic casino waiting for you to experience. Faberge rents vacation homes right in the center of the action!
With seven state and national parks in the region, outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy non-stop adventure every day. Each park offers something different such as lakes, rugged terrain, mountains, swamps, rivers, recreational activities, and wildlife. Plus, there is something for the whole family to enjoy, from the parents to the kids, to the dogs. The parks in the Pocono Region include Beltzville State Park, Big Pocono State Park, Delaware State Forest, Gouldboro State Park, Promise Land State Park, Prompton State Park, and Tobyhanna State Park. You can visit a different park every day of the week!
Nicknamed the “Tricky Triangle,” the Pocono Raceway is one of the most unique racetracks in the United States. The track has the longest front-stretch in motorsports along with three distinct turns that bring unruly excitement. Along with other weekend events, this spectacular motorsport venue hosts both NASCAR and IndyCar races such as the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Pocono 400 Race Weekend in June, the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Gander Outdoors 400 Race Weekend in July, and the Verizon IndyCar Series ABC Supply 500 Race Weekend in August. Kids will enjoy the Raceway’s Kids Zone with face painting, bounce houses, jousting, tricycle racing, golf lessons, and get to meet Tricky the Fox at Tricky’s Kit Kamp.
The Pocono Mountains introduced the first commercial ski area in Pennsylvania back in 1946 and to this day the region has remained a popular ski destination. Add the Pocono Region to your list of winter destinations with the help of Faberge vacation homes, and don’t forget to bring family and friends! There are plenty of winter sports locations for any skill level from beginner slopes, to terrain parks, to daring double black diamonds. Ski resorts in the area include Blue Mountain Ski Resort, Camelback Mountains Resort, Jack Frost Big Boulder, Shawnee Mountain, and Ski Big Bear.
We can’t highlight the Pocono Region without mentioning the scenic golf courses with mountainous views. Whether you’re an amateur or a weekend enthusiast, there’s never a bad day of golf when the weather crisp and the autumn foliage is simply majestic. From small, private clubs to expansive resort systems, the landscape ensures many challenges designed by some of the greats such as Jack Nicklaus and Rocky Roquemore. A few wonderful courses are Buck Hill Falls, The Country Club at Woodloch Springs, Hideaway Hills Golf Club, Jack Frost National Golf Club, and Mount Airy Casino Resort.