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Pocono Summer Vacations

Updated on June 22, 2011

Pocono Mountains

Pocono Mountains is a terrific summer destination and is well-visited by tourists. It features the best summer sites and appealing outdoor activities. Among the excellent Pocono summer vacations that you should check out are as follows:

· Bushkill Falls – Recognized as the “Niagara of Pennsylvania, it is the most popular attractions in the area. The bridges situated around the falls provide visitors with a magnificent view of the majestic falls along with its neighboring forest. In addition, the place offers recreational sites and activities.

· Carousel Water & Fun Park – Located at route 652 in 1018 beach highway, the park offers total fun and entertainment. It features bumper boats, slides, go karts, arcades, snack bars and open fields.

· Pocono Indian Museum – The museum showcases the interesting history of Delaware Indians. It features ancient weapons, artifacts and tools used by the Indians. The museum recreates the life of the Delaware Indians to show the viewing public what it was like during their time.

· Jim Thorpe River Adventures – Jim Thorpe houses the famous Lehigh River Gorge, which offers the best whitewater rafting experience. You will be guided by professional outfitters as you embark the raging water of Lehigh River. They also provide kayaking lessons, biking trails and lots of great places to see.

· Wallenpaupack Scenic Boat Tours – This scenic boat tour has been an all-time favorite of tourists. It is a one-hour tour that showcases the captivating natural beauty of the lake and its surrounding scenery. The guides provide inputs about the history of the area as you tour around this wonderful lake.

Pocono summer vacations provide visitors with a relaxing atmosphere, memorable nature experience and worthwhile activities. For a rewarding summer escapade, do not forget to consider the Pocono Mountains.

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