Things to Do in Poconos Pines, Pennsylvania

by Chelsea Oliver

Pocono Pines is a small town located in Monroe County, Pa. According to City Data, Pocono Pines has a land area of less than 4 square miles and a very low population density. If you are planning a visit to Pocono Pines, there are many things to see and do. Visitors also may wish to branch out to the tiny town's neighboring areas for sightseeing and activities.

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Golfing

Schedule a tee-off time for you and your friends or family at Pocono Pines' golf facility, Wild Pines Golf Club (wildpinesclub.com). Wild Pines features an 18-hole golf course with a layout that caters to individuals of all skill levels. An ideal activity for the warm months of the year, Wild Pines Golf Club is located on Pinecrest Drive.

Historical Association of Tobyhanna Township

Pay a visit to the Historical Association of Tobyhanna Township. Located in Pocono Pines, the Historical Association of Tobyhanna Township is an organization dedicated to preserving the history of Tobyhanna Township, which, like Pocono Pines, is located in Monroe County. This association hosts a variety of events, including historical excursions and monthly meetings and sometimes features guest speakers.

Stillwater Lake

For a budget-friendly activity that can be enjoyed by the entire family, pack a picnic and bring it to Pocono Pines' Stillwater Lake. Located more precisely in Pocono Summit, Stillwater Lake is a reservoir fed by a variety of underground springs as well as runs and creeks. If you have the proper supplies, you can also fish in Stillwater Lake.

Camelback Mountain Resort

If your trip to Pocono Pines takes place during the winter months, take time to visit Camelback Mountain Resort (skicamelback.com). Located in nearby Tannersville, which is approximately 6 miles from Pocono Pines, this resort features skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing, which can provide fun for the whole family.

Camelbeach Waterpark

Beat the heat while you're in Pocono Pines by visiting one of Tannersville's waterparks.The Camelback Mountain Resort is not only a winter attraction but also features a waterpark in the summer. Called Camelbeach (camelbeach.com), this waterpark is suitable for families traveling with children and features a variety of water slides and rides.