In the northeast section of the state, the area known as the Poconos is a favorite spot for tourists and travelers from near and far. An outdoor paradise, the mountains here are breathtaking and refreshing as a perfect respite for a weekend retreat. With lakes, rivers, forests and mountains covered in a rainbow of wildflowers, there are activities for everyone, and for all seasons. White water rafting, boating, canoeing, and water-skiing can float through the waters of the lakes and streams, while hikers and mountain bikers will have their choice of trails throughout the area.
Known as "The Honeymoon Capital of the World," the Pocono's is considered a romantic area for couples of all ages. Antiquing and craft sellers are located in Milford, giving shoppers a break from hallmark camping, hiking and boating that make the area most popular.
The Poconos is an expansive and diverse area, with both a small town feel, and a resort based atmosphere. The options to fill a day in this region are endless.