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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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.  […]

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 […]

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 […]