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About the Pocono Mountains
No matter where you enter the Northeast region of the United States, the Pocono Mountains is never far. With such close proximity to major metropolitan areas such as New York City and Philadelphia, the Pocono Mountains is easily accessible from any destination. Who knew serenity was so close?
Six interstate highways, I-80, I-81, I-84, I-78, I-380 and I-476, make the Pocono Mountains region quick and easy to reach. Taking the bus? Martz Trailways has direct line service to the Pocono Mountains. How about a ride? J&J Private Car, Limousine and Bus Service can pick you up. If you live in New York City, Pocono Day Tripper offers day trip packages that include bus transportation to the Pocono Mountains.
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Map Explorer: Use our map explorer(powered by Google Maps) to browse the 5 regions of the Pocono Mountains. Find dining options, things to do, places to stay in each region and more!
Visitors Centers: Stop by any of the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau's Visitors Centers off major Pennsylvania Interstates to pick up your Free Pocono Mountains Map, including Scenic Driving Routes.
|Albany, 3 hours |
Atlantic City, 3 hours
Baltimore, 3 ½ hours
Boston, 5 hours
Buffalo , 5 ½ hours
Charleston, 8 hours
Cleveland, 7 hours
Columbus, 8 hours
Dover, 3 hours
Erie, 6 hours
Harrisburg, 2 hours
Hartford, 3 hours
Manchester, 3 ½ hours
New York City, 1 ½ hours
Philadelphia, 2 hoursPittsburgh, 6 hours
Providence, 4 ¾ hours
Rochester, 4 ½ hours
Syracuse, 3 hours
Trenton, 2 hours
Washington, DC, 4 ½ hours
Airports Servicing the Pocono Mountains:
Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE), 800-FLY-LVIA
John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), 718-244-4444
LaGuardia International Airport (LGA), 718-533-3400
Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR), 973-961-6000
Philadelphia International Airport (PHL), 800-PHL-GATE
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport (AVP), 877-2-FLYAVP
Pocono Mountains Regional Airports:
Cherry Ridge Airport (N30), Honesdale, 570-253-5833
Runway Length: 2,500'
Beltsville Airport (14N), Lehighton, 610-377-4807
Runway Length: 2120'
Flying Dollar Airport (8N4), Canadensis, 570-595-3465
Runway Length: 2,505'
Jake Arner Memorial (22N), Lehighton, 570-386-2330
Runway Length: 3,060'
Pocono Mountains Municipal Airport (MPO), Mount Pocono, 570-839-7161
Runway Length: 5,001'
Stroudsburg Pocono Airport (N53), East Stroudsburg, 570-421-8900
Runway Length: 3,117'
This year's theme is Under the Sea! The Pocono Mountains coolest winter event, now in its ninth season, it's an amazing interactive ice display made from over 100 tons of ice! The event features a 50-foot dual-run ice slide, ice carving demonstrations, interactive ice displays, and ice carving competitions. Enjoy a complimentary hot chocolate and wine tasting provided by Antler Ridge Winery. The expanded courtyard has live woodcarving and glass blowing, food, music, and tons of photo opportunities. Factory Tour and Ice Harvest Museum included with admission. More
Alpine Mountain invites members and the public to take part in the 1st Annual Snow Tubing Race. Teams of four will be pitted against another team of their choosing in a snowy race down Alpine Mountain. The 1st Annual Snow Tube Race will benefit the Pocono Alliance and Second Harvest Food Band. Prizes will be awarded to teams for the fastest times and most creative team spirit. Teams can register online at www.PoconoAlliance.org. More