Earth Day – Jim Thorpe, PA

  Jim Thorpe Earth Day * Saturday, April 18, 2015 *or rain date Sunday, April 19th   Spend the day in Jim Thorpe, PA surrounded by mountains, celebrating Earth Day […]

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Jim Thorpe Birthday Celebration

  The 20th Annual Jim Thorpe Birthday Celebration will be held on Saturday, May 16 and Sunday, May 17, 2015 at Josiah White Park in Jim Thorpe. The celebration starts […]

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Train Rides in Jim Thorpe PA

                    Train Rides in Jim Thorpe PA! Bring the entire family for a 70 minute, 16 mile train ride into the beautiful […]

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JFBB – Jack Frost & Big Boulder Ski Areas

    Jack Frost and Big Boulder Ski Areas–something for everyone, some of the most challenging terrain and terrain parks for skiers and snowboarders and top notch ski school for […]

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WinterFest, Jim Thorpe, PA

WinterFest 2015 February 14 and 15 Presidents Day Weekend Jim Thorpe, PA  Presented by the Jim Thorpe Tourism Agency   Buy a famous souvenir Jim Thorpe Mug at the train station for […]

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Pocono Snow Conditions

Want to know how much snow has accumulated at your favorite Pocono ski  resort?   Pocono Ski Report – Snow Conditions – click here   Share and Enjoy:

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Santa Claus Train Rides in Jim Thorpe, PA

Celebrate the holiday by taking a train ride with Santa Claus in Jim Thorpe, PA Santa visit all kids on board with a treat!   Friday, Saturday & Sunday – […]

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Fall Foliage Weekends in Jim Thorpe PA

FALL FOLIAGE WEEKENDS IN JIM THORPE PA 2014 Fall Foliage Weekends 2014 Jim Thorpe, PA October 4-5, 11-12, 18-19 Weekends in October in Downtown Jim Thorpe PA Experience the biggest […]

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Hayrides at Mauch Chunk Lake

Fall Foliage Hayrides! Weekends in October, view the beautiful colors along the Switchback Trail on a 45 minute hayride. Be sure to reserve your time early! Hayrides leave at 10 […]

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Jim Thorpe Yoga

  JIM THORPE YOGA   Yoga for All Ages & All Abilities, Variety of Yoga Styles & Experienced Instructors, Kids Yoga, Tai Chi, Meditation, Hoop Fitness, Special Workshops & Retreats, […]

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Shows at Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe, PA

The Mauch Chunk Opera House is one of the Northeast’s finest listening venues for fine music of all genres including contemporary, jazz, classical, big-band, and, or course, opera. Always a […]

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Jim Thorpe Festivals & Parades

Historic, downtown Jim Thorpe sure knows how to party! Check out this quick list of everyone’s favorite festivals and parades in the heart of Jim Thorpe.   Every few weeks […]

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Carbon County Services

The Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC) is committed to helping members derive value by connecting people and business. As a “one stop shop” the organization provides support in […]

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Places to Stay in Jim Thorpe, PA

Hotel Switzerland Rooms are Available at The Hotel Switzerland right up stairs from Molly Maguire’s Pub & Steakhouse at Great Rates. No “2 Night Minimum” Required here. 5 Hazard Square, Jim […]

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Restaurants Near Jim Thorpe PA

Boulder View Tavern located on beautiful Big Boulder Lake in Lake Harmony. Offers delicious appetizers and unique entrees. Dine inside or outside at the lakeside bar and enjoy the view. […]

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Jim Thorpe Dining

Broadway Grille & Pub      Enjoy artisanal, global cuisine in a historic, hip atmosphere.  Dinner and lunch menus include seafood, steaks, burgers,  pasta, salads, appetizers and sandwiches. Large breakfast menu. […]

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Jim Thorpe Adventure & Attractions

The Anita Shapolsky Art Foundation, home to one of the largest and historically important collections of Abstract Expressionist Art in Pennsylvania, is located in an historic former church built in […]

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Places to Stay in Carbon County

Hampton Inn Lehighton/Jim Thorpe Area  A warm welcome, a comfortable stay and great value await for you here, just off exit #74 (PA Turnpike), and only  minutes from the beautiful […]

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Split Rock Resort Festivals

November 22-23, 2014   SPLIT ROCK RESORT, LAKE HARMONY, PA  GREAT BREWS CLASSIC BEER FESTIVAL   Come enjoy some fantastic new brews with us at Split Rock Resort’s Annual Beer Festival, with […]

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Bear Mountain Butterfly Sanctuary – Jim Thorpe, PA

    Experience the wonder of butterflies and Poison Dart frogs in Jim Thorpe’s unique Education Center with indoor live-flight “Flutterarium”, kid’s Art Space and nature-based gift shop. Open every […]

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Shopping near Jim Thorpe, PA

Big Creek Vineyard & Winery   Wine Tasting and Sales Every Afternoon. Our quiet little shop anchors the eastern end of Historic Stone Row- the most romantic little street this side […]

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PA State Parks in Carbon County

Beltzville State Park is in the southern foothills of the Poconos. Pohopoco Creek, an excellent trout stream, feeds the 949-acre Beltzville Lake, which is a rest stop for migrating waterfowl […]

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Jim Thorpe River Adventures

Jim Thorpe River Adventures on the Lehigh River! Take a Close-to-Home rafting vacation on the Lehigh River! Rafting with family and friends is one of the coolest things you can […]

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Santa’s Winterfest at Country Junction

Bring your family to… 2nd Annual Santa’s Winterfest at Country Junction Lehighton, PA Weekends starting Black Friday Get a “Do It All” wristband or pick and choose your activities! 3d Wonderland […]

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Jim Thorpe Olde Time Christmas Celebration

Jim Thorpe Olde Time Christmas Celebration December 5, 6 & 7 & December 13-14 Jim Thorpe, PA comes alive at Christmas and takes you back in time to the Victoria […]

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Old Fashioned Miners Memorial Day Picnic

Come One! Come All! To The Annual MEMORIAL Day Weekend “Old Fashioned Miner’s Picnic” Sunday MAY 25, 2014 11:00 AM till 4:00 PM       (Rain or Shine) No. 9 Coal Mine […]

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Carbon County Oktoberfest

Carbon County Oktoberfest 2014 Friday, October 4        Saturday, October 5                   Rain or Shine          2440 Fairyland Road Lehighton, PA 18235          484-357-6549          CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS   Event includes: Local craft brews & […]

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Great Pocono Pumpkin Festival

The Great Pocono Pumpkin Festival Weekends, September 28-October 27, Open Columbus Day, October 14       11am-6pm Country Junction, Lehighton, PA        www.countryjunction.com FREE Festival Admission & FREE Parking!    Visit in the […]

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Medical Services near Jim Thorpe, PA

Lehighton Medical Associates, Jim Thorpe, PA www.sluhn.org Lehighton Medical Associates, Lehighton, PA www.sluhn.org St. Luke’s Urgent Care, Jim Thorpe, PA www.sluhn.org Share and Enjoy:

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Fireworks in Jim Thorpe, PA

Fireworks in Jim Thorpe, PA!           Check out the  Jim Thorpe, PA  Stay-At-Home Festival One Day Only!    SATURDAY, JULY 4, 2015   Memorial Park, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229   Enjoy […]

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Jim Thorpe Birthday Celebration

    SATURDAY & SUNDAY, MAY 17-18…………..       ALL DAY              DOWNTOWN JIM THORPE   The 19th Annual Jim Thorpe Birthday Celebration will be held at Josiah White Park in Jim Thorpe. The […]

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Rattlesnake Run – 5K Race in Jim Thorpe, PA

JUNE 29        8AM Rattlesnake Run – 5K Race in Jim Thorpe, PA A 5K race and one mile fun walk to benefit Carbon County Environmental Education Center. The event includes […]

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St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Jim Thorpe

It’s time for the annual Carbon County St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Jim Thorpe! The Eighteenth Annual  Carbon County Saint Patrick’s Day Parade  will be held in Jim Thorpe on Sunday, March […]

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Northeast PA Kayak School

Northeast PA Kayak School specializes in beginner to intermediate whitewater kayak instruction. Owner Jerry McAward and his fine instructional team share their passion for kayaking and river ped cheapest cialis […]

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Black Bear Country

By: Susan Gallagher, Chief Naturalist, Carbon County Environmental Center    Imagine a big stomach. No, a BIG stomach. A little bigger… little bigger… okay, good. Now give it a huge snout, capable […]

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Jim Thorpe Chamber of Commerce

cheap zithromax Located at the base of a steep valley carved by the Lehigh River, the town of Jim Thorpe combines a rich history with a growing reputation as a […]

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Choosing the Right Pet

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Noted canine behaviorist and author, Susan Bulanda encourages us to think before purchasing or adopting a pet, especially before the holiday season. Learn the pros and cons of various dog […]

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JT vs The World

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To Your Ex Girlfriend It’s only human to compare… After finally getting into the Facebook frenzy to help publicize my JTX Tour business, I have also gotten into the personal […]

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Reflections on Bad Weather and Nature

Mother Nature has been active this year, pummeling the mid-Atlantic region with storm after storm.  Some have dumped snow, some have brought rain and some have coated everything with ice.  […]

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Recreation during Hunting Season in Jim Thorpe, PA

Recreation during Hunting Season in Jim Thorpe, PA by Tom Loughery Tour Operator the Jim Thorpe eXperience www.theJTX.com With its mountainous setting, Jim Thorpe is famous for having adventures all […]

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Celebrate the Great Outdoors!

This September is a great time to come visit this area and do something cool outside.  Across all of Carbon County, there is a month-long celebration of the outdoors that […]

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Images of Jim Thorpe

Play along with this little game for a minute:  clear your mind, and then say out loud the first things that come to your mind when you think of the […]

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Weissport Canal

Our whole crew wanted to see the work that was done at the Weissport Canal.  This trail is part of the 165 mile route that the brought the coal in […]

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A Train Ride in Jim Thorpe, PA

Pop pop was in town and we promised both him and the kids a train ride. on the Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway. We took the first ride of the day […]

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Bringing it together

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bad credit loan refinance How to bring more people to experience the spectacular cultural, heritage and tourism opportunities in the area? How can we get more people to see MORE […]

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Getting this going…

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It seems like forever since the decision to take on this project was made.  I have lived in Carbon County for 12 years and have much pride when it comes […]

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Snowshoeing with Kids

             SNOWSHOEING WITH KIDS We are always looking for fun ways to burn calories (me) and energy (the kids)and enjoy the beautiful winter scenery. Hiking this time of the year […]

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