Tag Archives: Grad Trip Poconos

Pocono Indian Museum

Pocono Indian Museum Welcome to the Pocono Indian Museum in Bushkill, Pennslyvania. This museum is the only one in northeastern Pennslyvania dedicated to the history of the Delaware Indians, or Lenape Tribe. Inside the Pocono Indian Museum, you will be able to 'trace the history of the Delawares through displays of ancient artifacts, weapons, and…
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Bear Mountain Butterfly Sanctuary

Bear Mountain Butterfly Sanctuary Connecting people and nature one butterfly at a time. Your group is going to love the Bear Mountain Butterfly Sanctuary, the perfect rainy day destination in the Pocono Mountain region. Located in Carbon County, Pennslyvania, at the Jim Thorpe education center, you will find this unique hands-on education center featuring live…
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Hickory Run State Park

Hickory Run State Park Located in the Kidder and Penn Forest townships, spread across the Pocono Mountains, you will find the massive 15,990-acre Hickory Run State Park. This state park offers guests from the Pennslyvania and New York region 40+ miles of hiking trails, trout streams, seemingly endless outdoor recreation options, and access to the…
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Jack Frost Ski Resort

Jack Frost Ski Resort The Jack Frost Ski Resort is a long-running resort tradition in the Kidder Township of the Pocono Region. It was first opened in 1972 and features trails and terrain parks at both the Jack Frost Mountain and Big Boulder Mountain. The park is 3 hours from NYC and 1 hour from…
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Blue Mountain Resort

Blue Mountain Resort Whatever your pleasure - there's always something to do at Blue! Welcome to Blue Mountain Resort, the popular Poconos region ski resort located near Palmerton, in the northern part of the Lehigh Valley. This ski resort is located atop Blue Mountain, which is a part of the Kittatinny Ridge (Appalachians). Blue Mountain Resort…
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The Stourbridge Line

The Stourbridge Line All aboard The Stourbridge Line, the Poconos region's very own vintage recreational railroad line! Operated by the Delaware Lackawaxen & Stourbridge Railroad Company, or DL&S for short, The Stourbridge Line offers a seasonal schedule with limited weekday and weekend service and events from Presidents Day through the fall foliage season. The rides…
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The Columns Museum

The Columns Museum Welcome to The Columns Museum, the home of the Pike County Historical Society! This lovely neo-classical building houses exhibits of artwork and artifacts that work to preserve Pike County History. The building itself is a mansion built in 1904, housing 22 rooms and originally built as a summer home for wealthy Irish…
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Stock Car Racing Experience

Stock Car Racing Experience Older student groups (14+) and adult groups will absolutely love this thrilling racing experience, Poconos' very own Stock Car Racing Experience! With this fun adventure excursion, you can 'experience riding shotgun or getting behind the wheel and driving a NASCAR style stock car' at the Pocono Raceway, which is about 2…
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Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm

Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm [caption id="attachment_37318" align="alignright" width="425"] Courtesy of Quiet Valley Farm[/caption] Preserving Pennsylvania’s Agricultural Heritage A historic working farm that is operated as an open-air museum today, the Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm is an excellent stop for any student groups visiting the Poconos. This 114-acre farm is open seasonally, allowing guests to come…
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Great Wolf Lodge Poconos

Great Wolf Lodge Poconos Welcome to the Great Wolf Lodge Poconos, a family waterpark resort that offers plenty of activities for all ages! During your stay, you will be able to enjoy recently renovated suites, an indoor waterpark, fun outdoor activities, and plenty of onsite dining options. The waterpark is a total of 79,000 square…
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