Come visit our beautiful home in Brier Crest Woods! Only a stones throw away from The Pocono Raceway featuring 2 NASCAR events each summer! Only 2 miles away from Big Boulder & Jack Frost ski resorts. Camelback water park is only a 17 minute drive! Our home is beautifully furnished w/a 57in TV. We have a big rec room with an 8 ft pool table. A built in bar & several TVs mounted on the wall, 2 gas fireplaces! 3 full bathrooms all w/showers, 2 w/tubs. Our home has 6 bedrooms! (3 king, 1 queen/queen bunk, 1twin/twin bunk, 1 double/double bunk & 1 sofabed). There's a beautiful lake, beach & fishing pier! You're more than welcome to bring your canoes, sailboats or electric motor boat to paddle or fish your summer days away! There's also a picnic area & tennis courts. Skirmish, paint ball, white water rafting! All w/in a few miles. Go antiquing in old historic Jim Thorpe!! Gorgeous starry nights. We have 3 other beautiful homes on Homeaway. #145767, #327072, #135003
Brier Crest Woods: : Located close to I-80 in the heart of the Poconos, Brier Crest Woods is a private community that offers a convenient location to shopping, skiing and major cities, while retaining it's quiet country setting. Private, well maintained roads allow for peaceful walking, bicycle riding or use of golf carts and other small vehicles. In addition, Brier Crest Woods offers: Tennis Courts; Bocce Court; Private lake and beach (with lifeguard); Play ground; Basketball and volleyball court.
Poconos Blues Festival: : The Pocono Blues Festival has been rated as one of the top Blues Festivals in The United States. The combination of a gorgeous setting, surrounded by mountains, lakes, and streams 2000 feet above sea level, makes this must-attend festival an event that attracts Blues' fans from more than 30 states and several countries. Pocono has featured at least 280 nationally and internationally renowned artists over the past 14 years. Lifetime Achievement Awards have been presented to Ruth Brown, Clarence Gatemouth Brown, Honeyboy Edwards, Robert Lockwood Jr, Pinetop Perkins, Son Seals, Snooky Pryor, Carey Bell, Lonnie Brooks, Buddy Guy, Willie Kent, and others. Pocono has the reputation of bringing in the best national artists, with a focus on contemporary and traditional acoustic or electric Blues, Southern Soul, and Sacred Steel Music.
Big Pocono State Park/Canoe Whitewater: : Big Pocono State Park is in Monroe County in northeastern Pennsylvania. The park consists of 1,306 acres of rugged terrain on the summit and slopes of Camelback Mountain. From the summit, visitors can enjoy a magnificent view of a vast portion of eastern Pennsylvania and portions of New Jersey and New York. Canoe or Raft through nature on the free flowing Delaware River with one of these exciting Pennsylvania Raft (or Canoe) Packages - Voted By Poconos Best as 'Best Rafting Package In Pennsylvania' - You'll spend a day canoeing (or Rafting) down the Pennsylvania Delaware River in your own canoe or raft. Experience Whitewater - Class 2 or 3 rapids ( Not scary - just thrilling) depending upon the time of year. But the most enjoyable of the trip is experiencing the solitude of the river. Drift among islands, peer down at fish, maybe see an eagle or osprey soar over head (lots of hawks), paddle down the same river as pioneering settlers, experience the Delaware Water Gap.