Delaware Water Gap / Pocono Mountain KOA Local Attractions

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Local Area Attractions Near Delaware Water Gap / Pocono Mountain KOA

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:

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

Canoeing, boating, and biking along the Delaware River
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.

Atmosphere:
Atmosphere:

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.

Turtles, bunnies, frogs, deer, birds of many feather, and scurries of chipmunks will definitely keep those looking for animals in nature amused. Hoppy the Deer, who has made her home on the campground for many years, is often seen foraging with her fawns.

Geocaching
Geocaching

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.

Petrizzo's Italian American Restaurant
Petrizzo's Italian American Restaurant

Short 5 minute drive from KOA
North on 209 from KOA on left.
570-588-6414

Local Area Recreation Near Delaware Water Gap / Pocono Mountain KOA

Adventure Sports - Canoe, Kayak, Raft on the Delaware River

Adventure Sports - Canoe, Kayak, Raft on the Delaware River

Looking for a beautiful, exciting and fun-filled adventure far away from the pressures of everyday life? Our beautiful and exciting river trips are the answer! They are the ideal outing for singles, couples, families or groups. The boating is leisurely, the scenery spectacular, and there is plenty of time for swimming, fishing, picnicking and horseplay along the way. Adventure Sports will provide everything you will need to have a fantastic outdoor experience. Whether you plan to join us in the spring, summer, or autumn, you will not be disappointed. Although the river and mountains take on a different personality with each season, they are equally beautiful. Many people join us several times a year and discover that the seasonal changes make every trip unique. We take pride in our top-quality rental craft consisting of Old Town canoes, kayaks, and Hyside six-man rafts. We offer trips of various lengths on the Delaware River through the beautiful Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area.

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Adventure Sports

398 Seven Bridge Road

East Stroudsburg, PA 18301

570-223-0505

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Chamberlain Canoes - Canoes, Kayaks, Tubes, Rafts

Chamberlain Canoes - Canoes, Kayaks, Tubes, Rafts

Whether you are looking for a one or multi-day trip for a group, a corporate outing, a reunion or just want to get away with a few friends, we have a package that will satisfy all your needs.
With over 30 years of experience providing trips along the Delaware River, Chamberlain Canoes is in the best position to provide you with the perfect outing.
Pick the type and length of trip best suited to you - a leisurely tube ride from Kittatinny Point right in the Delaware Water Gap to Portland, or a three-day overnight wilderness adventure from Port Jervis, NY to the Gap. 
Bring a picnic, a pair of old sneakers, your swim gear, suntan lotion and leave your cares and daily living behind when you start paddling down the river.
Fun, nature and relaxation await you with a Delaware River experience from Chamberlain Canoes.

Chamberlain Canoes

River Road

SHAWNEE ON DELAWARE, PA 18356

800-422-6631

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Country Squire Deli and Beverage

Country Squire Deli and Beverage

Great place to grab breakfast, wings or a sandwich to go before heading out for a day of hiking or boating.
Call your order in!
Business Hours: 
Sunday - Thurs:  6:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Friday & Saturday:  6:00 AM – 9:00 PM

Country Squire Deli and Beverage

Winona Falls Road

Bushkill, PA 18324

570-588-9212

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Ski, Snowboard or Tube at Shawnee Mountain Ski Area

Ski, Snowboard or Tube at Shawnee Mountain Ski Area

Shawnee Mountain Ski Area is a family friendly ski area located in Pocono Mountains, just a short one mile drive from our KOA! Ski, snowboard and tubing all available!

Shawnee Mountain Ski Area

401 Hollow Road

East Stroudsburg, PA 18301

570-421-7231

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Appalachian Trail

Appalachian Trail

The famous Appalachian Trail has sections on both sides of the Delaware Water Gap providing some challenging elevations and picturesque views.Fun Facts


  • The Appalachian Trail also traverses eight National Forests, which include:

  • The Appalachian Trail also travels through two wildlife refuges:

  • The Appalachian Trail is home to an impressive diversity of plants and animals. Some animals you may see include black bears, moose, porcupines, snakes, woodpeckers, and salamanders. Some plants you may encounter include jack-in-the-pulpit, skunk cabbage, and flame azalea.
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    Appalachiantrail.org. (2018). Appalachian Trail Conservancy - Media Room. [online] Available at: https://www.appalachiantrail.org/home/about-us/media-room [Accessed 12 Dec. 2018].

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