Local Area Attractions
We are just 5 miles from the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area and located in the heart of Pennsylvania's Pocono Mountains. Use our KOA as your home away from home when exploring this great area. From exploring nature's beauty or letting loose at a waterpark, we can help you get your day started just minutes away.
From the Delaware Water Gap~Pocono Mountain KOA to:
From the Delaware Water Gap~Pocono Mountain KOA to:
Albany, NY - 150 miles
Allentown, PA - 45 miles
Baltimore, MD - 180 miles
Binghamton, NY - 110 miles
Catskill Mountains, NY - 165 miles
Delaware Water Gap, PA side - 6 miles
Easton, PA - 32 miles
Hackettown, NJ - 32 miles
Harrisburg, PA - 125 miles
Hartford, CT - 169 miles
Jim Thorpe, PA - 50 miles
Kingston, NY - 98 miles
Lancaster, PA - 114 miles
Long Island, NY - 93 miles
Long Pond, PA - 30 miles
Montreal, QC - 430 miles
Neversink River, NY - 58 miles
Newark, NJ - 68 miles
New York City - 75 miles
Ottawa, ON - 375 miles
Philadelphia - 92 miles
Pocono Mountains - "X" marks the spot
Scranton, PA - 50 miles
Tannersville, PA - 16 miles
Washington DC - 220 miles
Wilmington, DE - 120 miles
Camelback Ski Mountain
Vertical: 800 feet
Trails: 34 total; all are lighted for night skiing: 15% Expert - 24% Intermediate - 54% Novice - 7% Beginner
Lifts: total - high-speed detachable quad chairlifts 3 triple chairlifts - 7 double chairlifts - 1 SunKid surface lift - 2 tubing lifts (magic carpets) www.skicamelback.com
Mount Airy Casino
If you're looking for some big action, take over 2,500 of the hottest slots for a spin. Play everything from penny slots on the floor to $100 games in our high-limit area. Choose from progressive slots, themed video slots and more. With a variety of the newest slots around, like Extreme Wheels, Gold Fish, New York Gold and Hot Hot Super Jackpots, plus some of your traditional favorites such as Wheel of Fortune, Blazin 7's, Jackpot Party, Tower of Power and Quick Hot Platinum, you're sure to find all your favorite games and then some. Electronic Table Games like poker, blackjack, and roulette are a way to raise the stakes. Located 20 miles away. See www.mountairycasino.com for more information.
Ski and Tubing Mountains
Ski and Tubing MountainsSkiers? Tubers? Get ready!!Please visit the following for their hours. Snow season in this part of the country usually runs from around mid-December through mid-March.Shawnee Mountain 1 mile away www.shawneemt.comCamelback Mountain 20 miles away www.skicamelback.comAlpine Mountain 16 miles away www.alpinemountain.comBig Boulder 35 miles away www.jfbb.comBlue Mountain 35 miles away www.skibluemt.comBig Bear 50 miles away www.ski-bigbear.com
Pocono Flea Market
Indoor and outdoor market open on Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays. 100's of booths, plenty of paved parking, modern clean rest rooms, and a food court area. Handicapped Accessible. Open all year! See www.poconobazaar.com for more information.
New York City
Go to the "City that Never Sleeps" in style with a planned day!! At the Delaware Water Gap KOA, which is 7 miles away from the bus station to the City, you can hop on a coach bus and go to the Museums, a Yankee game, one-of-a-kind exhibits, Broadway plays, the Bronx Zoo, Ellis Island and South Street Seaport, American Girl Place, and much more. All of the above are each a full day trip in itself. Check out www.martztours.com for tour dates and details.
In the Pocono Mountains there are well over 300 geocaches listed within 50 miles of the Delaware Water Gap~Pocono Mountains KOA. Start off your treasure hunt with making your reservations here at the KOA, then find your first cache just a short walk from the registration office! Get started at www.geocaching.com.
Canoeing, boating, and biking along the Delaware River
Canoeing, tubing, kayaking, biking or rafting the crystal clear water and many islands and beaches, offer unlimited opportunities for swimming, snorkeling, fishing, hiking and picnicking. The National Park Service provides several facilities along the river equipped with dressing and changing areas, as well as areas for picnicking, volleyball, baseball, frisbee, soccer and other group activities. Discounts available for Adventure Sports, Edge of the Woods Outfitters, and Chamberlain Canoes for staying at KOA. Go to www.adventuresport.com or call (800) 487-2628 for more information. Go to www.chamberlaincanoes.com or call (800) 422-6631 for more information. And for Edge of the Woods Outfitters go to www.bikedwg.com or call 570-421-6681.
CamelBeach Water Park
Pharaoh's Phortress , FlowRider, Checkered Flag Challenge, Triple Venom Speed Slides , Vortex , Spin Cycle , Kahuna Lagoon Wave Pool, Titan Family Raft Ride, Camel Cove, Blue Nile Adventure River, Kahuna Cove, Mat Slides, Olympic Swimming Pool, Raft Slides, Tube Slides, Bumper Boats.
Just 75 miles from New York City and 85 miles from Philadelphia, the Delaware Water Gap~Pocono Mountain KOA is located close enough to home for a weekend getaway every weekend. Our family oriented campground located just minutes from canoeing, fishing (permit required) and hiking along the beautiful Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area and Bushkill Falls. Located in the Pocono Mountains, this KOA is within a stone's throw of water parks, skiing, gambling, college football, historic farms, sky diving, antiquing, horseback riding, adventure sports, paintball, nature preserves, go-karting, hunting, ATV riding, NASCAR, outlet shopping, flea markets, museums, theater, movies, bowling, and much more.
The Delaware Water Gap~Pocono Mountain KOA is your rustic retreat from the everyday. Enjoy a walk around our wooded campground and enjoy a chance sighting of the many species of wildlife that inhabit the area.
- Studio Lodges- sleeps a family of 4, bathroom, TV, DVD player, microwave, compact refrigerator, deck
- Lodges- sleeps a family of 6, bathroom, kitchen, TV, DVD player, deck
- Deluxe travel trailer- sleeps a family of up to 8, bathroom, kitchen, TV, DVD player
- Kabins- sleeps families of 4-6
- Pet Friendly Kabins- sleeps up to 2 pets with their human companions
- 50 Amp Pull-thru and back-in sites
- 30 Amp Pull-thru and back-in sites
- Wooded tenting sites with water and electric hook-up
- Primitive tent sites
- Seasonal camping sites are available! Great Discount and very convenient!
- General Store - Firewood, Ice, Groceries, Souvenirs
- Dump station
- Dog Walk
- Snack Bar
- Free WiFi
- Swimming Pool - Open from Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend
- Bicycle Rentals
- Basketball Court
- Pancake Breakfasts
- Themed Weekends with Planned Activities
- Sand Volleyball Court
- Game Room with Pool Table and Air hockey along with up-to-date Video Games
- Grassy Field for playing team sports like whiffle ball, dodge ball, kick ball and ultimate Frisbee
- Entertainment Stage
The "Niagara of Pennsylvania", Bushkill Falls is among the Keystone State's most famous scenic attractions. This unique series of eight waterfalls, nestled deep in the wooded Pocono Mountains, is accessible through an excellent network of hiking trails and bridges which afford fabulous views of the falls and the surrounding forest. Open March through November. More information is available by visiting www.visitbushkillfalls.com.
Callie's Candy Kitchen and Pretzel Factory
Chocolate, Candy, Chocolate, Pretzels, Chocolate. Enjoy a demonstration on marketing chocolate, tasting, and the chance to purchase anything you could ever imagine covered in chocolate! There is also a "Left-Hand Shop" to get unique gifts for the leftie in your life. Check out www.calliescandy.com for more information! 20 miles away.
Land of Make Believe
As New Jersey's Premiere Family Amusement & WaterPark, the Land of Make Believe features Safe & Wholesome recreation, entertainment & activities for families like yours. You'll find Exciting Rides, Shows, Attractions, Games, WaterPark, & Picnic Area on over 30 acres. The Land of Make Believe & Pirate's Cove has been designed exclusively for an action-packed day of special family fun for parents & their children. Rides are ideal for children 2-12. Located 20 miles away. For more information, visit www.lomb.com .
Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area
The Delaware River is the primary focus of recreational activity in the park with canoeing, kayaking, boating, fishing, and swimming. In addition, the recreation area offers more 100 miles of hiking trails, including more than 27 miles of the Appalachian Trail. Also popular are biking, cross country skiing, horseback riding, rock climbing, and the quieter pursuits of picnicking, eagle-watching, and auto-touring the scenic countryside. Hunting is permitted in most parts of the recreation area. These and other activities are detailed under More to Do Outdoors. Within the park are many structures and landscapes that represent the history of the Delaware Valley. In summer, demonstrations and programs enliven the park's Historic Places to Go. www.nps.gov/dewa
Water Gap Trolley
All weather Trolleys take you back thru history and the many points of interest while you relax and enjoy the many unique sites the Water Gap has to offer. Learn about the Native Americans and the early settlers of the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. www.watergaptrolley.com
Lakota Wolf Preserve
Enjoy a scenic walk to the Lakota Wolf Preserve observing the many forms of local wildlife along the way. Upon arrival you will be invited to the observation area, in the center of four packs of wolves. During our informal talks with the people who raised and care for the wolves you will learn about the social structure of wolf packs, their eating habits, their interaction with man and many other interesting facts. In the observation area you will watch the wolves play, interact with each other & maybe even hear them howl. www.lakotawolf.com
Careworks Walk-in Medical Clinic
Convenient healthcare inside select Weis Markets
*No appointment necessary
*Open everday 9am to 9pm
Allergies-Swimmer's Ear-Poison Ivy-Insect Bites-Tick Removal
1070 North 9th Street, Stroudsburg 570-517-5048
Route 611, Tannersville 570-619-5142
The Big A Grillhouse and Tavern
Lunch, Dinner, Early Bird and Sunday Brunch
Burgers, wings, hand-cut steaks, seafood, authentic Italian cuisine, extensive bar list.
Corner of Rt. 209 and Keystone Road.
Just 5 minutes from the KOA!!
Pizzaro's Pizza and Beer to Go
Open 7 days
Call your order in at 570-223-1888
Rt. 209 North, behind CVS
Let them know you are staying at the KOA when ordering!!
Four Season's Diner
Breakfast served all DAY!!
Patio dining - 30 TVs - Full Bar
Open 7 days
Petrizzo's Italian American Restaurant
Short 5 minute drive from KOA
North on 209 from KOA on left.
George W. Childs Recreation Site
The George W. Childs Recreation Site is a former Pennsylvania state park that is the site of a number of cascade waterfalls along Dingmans Creek; it has been part of the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area since 1983. It is located in Dingmans Ferry in Delaware Township, Pike County, Pennsylvania and is named for the late newspaper publisher George William Childs, whose widow deeded the land to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in 1912. The site contains three main waterfalls: Factory Falls, Fulmer Falls and Deer Leap Falls and is a few miles upstream from Dingmans Falls and Silverthread Falls.
Pocono RV Sales and Service
Fully stocked parts and accessory store, along with our online store, insure fast and efficient access to all the parts you may ever need. Lifetime parts and service discount card for all who become part of our RV family. Stop by at your convenience and be prepared to experience the culmination of your dreams in an atmosphere that you would expect.