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The Best 2018 Summer Events in the Poconos

Posted by John Holahan on May 10, 2018 7:00:00 AM

While it’s true that the Poconos region offers all kinds of activities for residents and visitors to enjoy year round, there’s still something special about summer. The days are longer. The pace is somehow slower. And the weather just makes it that much more enjoyable to get out and do things. Ah! But what is there to do? Here’s a quick look at some of the best 2018 summer events in the Poconos.

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Topics: Summer, Summer Events, Summer in the Poconos, Poconos Activities

Experience the Poconos—Your 2018 Checklist of Things to Do

Posted by John Holahan on Jan 16, 2018 9:14:13 AM

Even though we’re not too far into the New Year many of us are already struggling with keeping our New Years resolutions. Of course, we’re in good company. According to statisticbrain.com more than 40 percent of us regularly make resolutions, but only about 9 percent feel like we’re successful in achieving our goals. Maybe that’s because we’re doing things we don’t really want to do. Instead, maybe we should focus on some fun stuff instead! Here’s your 2018 checklist of things to do to help you experience the Poconos.

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Topics: things to do in Poconos, Poconos Activities, Poconos skiing, Poconos Shopping, Poconos Horseback Riding, Poconos Antiquing, Poconos Whitewater Rafting

Winter Attractions Make the Poconos a Winter Wonderland

Posted by John Holahan on Nov 28, 2017 12:29:00 PM

Everybody on the East Coast knows that the Poconos is a great place to escape and stay cool during the summer, but the Poconos region offers plenty of year-round activities. And winter is no exception. While plenty of people come for the skiing in the winter, there’s much more than just skiing in Pennsylvania’s winter wonderland.

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Topics: Poconos Custom Homes, Pocono Mountains, Poconos Activities, Skiing in The Poconos, Winter Activities

Best Hikes in the Poconos

Posted by John Holahan on Aug 13, 2017 1:01:00 AM

Outdoor activities are a big reason people enjoy the Poconos so much. Some residents come here for the water sports such as boating or fishing. Some build here (either as a vacation home or a permanent residence) to take advantage of the great skiing. Others are enthralled by the great hiking trails. Here's a look at some of the best hikes in the Poconos region.

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Topics: Hiking, Poconos Hiking, Poconos Activities, Poconos Lifestyle

Kalahari Resorts in the Poconos – Why It Keeps Getting Better

Posted by John Holahan on May 2, 2017 7:00:00 AM

You may have already heard that Kalahari Resorts in the Poconos is bigger than ever.  It’s true. The Poconos facility is now officially the largest indoor water park in America—and it’s right in your backyard!

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Topics: Kalahari Resorts, Poconos water parks, Poconos Activities, Poconos Dining

8 Amazing Golf Courses in the Poconos

Posted by John Holahan on Feb 7, 2017 7:36:00 AM

Outdoor life in the Poconos is about much more than wooded trails, waterfalls, and winter ski runs. The Poconos region is home to some of the finest golf courses you’ll find anywhere in the country. It may a bit early for golf at the moment, but now’s the time to take a look at 8 of the most amazing golf courses within easy driving distance so that when the weather warms up you’ll be ready to tee things up!

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Topics: Golf in the Poconos, Best Golfing in the Poconos, Poconos Activities

Why New Yorkers Love the Poconos

Posted by John Holahan on Dec 30, 2015 7:00:00 AM

It’s no surprise that people who live in the New York City Metro area love their city. There’s no place on earth quite like The Big Apple. Whether you’re looking for great dining, shows, music, or fashion, you’ll find it in the city that never sleeps.

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Topics: Poconos Activities, Poconos custom homebuilders, NY getaway spots

Only in the Poconos

Posted by John Holahan on Jan 24, 2015 7:32:00 PM

If you’re looking for a truly special event—something you won’t find on every suburban corner—now is the time to start thinking ahead to an event that you’ll find only in the Poconos.

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Topics: Poconos Activities, Poconos Events

Getting Your Poconos Home Ready for Super Bowl Sunday

Posted by John Holahan on Jan 18, 2015 10:34:00 AM

For more than 20 years we heard the question every Monday night: “Are You Ready for Some Football?” Most of the time, a lot of us were ready. We had our snacks. We had our favorite chair. But the Super Bowl isn’t just any football game. And the question isn’t just are you ready—but is your Poconos home ready for some Super Bowl football?

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Topics: Poconos Activities, Poconos Dream Home, Home Decorating, Super Bowl

Permanent Vacation: 9 Reasons Why You Should Live in the Poconos

Posted by John Holahan on Dec 18, 2014 8:39:00 AM

For many people living in the New York / New Jersey / Pennsylvania areas the Poconos are synonymous with vacation. But what if you had access to that vacation-like feel all year long? There’s so much to do in the region!

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Topics: Poconos New Homes, Pocono Mountains, Vacation Homes, Poconos Activities, Pocono Lots

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