Local Area Attractions Near Honesdale / Poconos KOA Holiday

The Poconos are filled with great attractions, history, and outdoor recreation. Enjoy a day at the campground, or go out and explore all that the local area has to offer!

The Stourbridge Line - Seasonal Train Rides
The Stourbridge Line - Seasonal Train Rides

Take a scenic train excursion in the vintage railroad coaches on the Stourbridge Line! Located right in Honesdale, week and weekend rides are available March through December. Check out the website to purchase tickets and check the schedule!

812 Main Street

Honesdale, PA 18431

570-470-2697

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Prompton State Park
Prompton State Park

Just a short 5-minute drive from the campground, Prompton State Park boasts hiking trails, a 290-acre lake, and an 18-hole disc golf course. Located on 1500 acres of public land, there are 26 miles of multi-use trails that are great for hikers and bikers (if you're looking for a challenge). The lake has 6.25 miles of shoreline for fishing (PA Fishing License Required), bird watching, and boat launching. And the 18-hole disc golf course is one of the best in the area.

Rt. 170

Prompton, PA 18742

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Steamtown National Historic Site
Steamtown National Historic Site

A short drive to the railroad yards of Scranton reveals the Steamtown NHS. This site offers an indoor museum, featuring exhibits on steam-powered trains and railroads, as well as locomotives, freight cars, passenger cars, and historical railroad maintenance equipment. Get up close and personal with the locomotives and enjoy one of the planned excursions!

350 Cliff Street

Scranton, PA 18503

570-340-5200

Wayne County Fairgrounds
Wayne County Fairgrounds

We are a short five-minute drive from the fairgrounds that host the Wayne County Fair. This local agricultural fair reoccurs yearly and starts the first Friday in August and runs until the second Saturday (a full week). Free parking, rides, and access to most grandstand shows are included in the $10 per person fee. Enjoy games, rides, food, exhibits, livestock shows, thrill shows, truck, and tractor pulls, live entertainment, fireworks, and a great country music event ($).

270 Miller Drive

Honesdale, PA 18431

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Downtown Honesdale
Downtown Honesdale

Explore downtown Honesdale and the various shops, attractions, and restaurants it has to offer. Visit the Old Stone Jail, the Wayne County Historical Society & Museum, and take a ride on the Stourbridge Line. Or walk the sidewalks, stop and enjoy the unique stores, and support the local small business owners. Extraordinary dining experiences for breakfast, lunch, and dinner are available at the established and up-and-coming restaurants in Honesdale.

Local Area Recreation Near Honesdale / Poconos KOA Holiday

Hiking Trails

Hiking Trails

Enjoy the great outdoors and ask in the campground office about the numerous hiking trails available in the local area!

Kayaking

Kayaking

Take a kayaking trip down the Lackawaxen River, alongside the railroad tracks.

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Lake Wallenpaupack

Lake Wallenpaupack

Take a drive to Lake Wallenpaupack and enjoy all the amenities it has to offer, including boating, fishing, a public beach, and walking trails!

Fishing & Boating

Fishing & Boating

Located in the heart of the "lake region" of the Poconos, there is plenty of opportunity for fishing and boating locally. More information on specific places is available at the campground office.

Antique Shops

Antique Shops

Explore the local area and the numerous antique and locally-owned shops it has to offer.