: Scranton, PA.
The Delaware River is right in front of you for fishing, kayaking and canoeing, swimming, bird watching hosting many bald eagles, seen especially well in winter! The river water is clean and wonderful to swim and fish. This is prime area for fishing and hunting! This part of the river boasts of some of the best trout/fly fishing in the world. There is a tandem kayak, a single kayak, and a canoe under the porch. Paddles and life jackets are in the pantry closet off the kitchen. There are hiking trails all through the woods surrounding the cabin.
Two miles north of the cabin lay the quaint town of Narrowsburg, NY. Browse the local art and antique galleries. Experience the Tusten Theatre. Relive history with a visit to Fort Delaware. There is an organic farm nearby that sells fantastic vegetables and fresh meats as well as providing the kids an opportunity to see chickens and lambs. Events like the Callicoon Tractor Parade, the Narrowsburg Eagle Fest, farmer's markets and celebrations for every major holiday provide local flavor. Down stream is the historic Zane Grey House. A 30 minute drive west will bring you into Honesdale. Stroll the streets or ride the Stourbridge Rail, a steam engine journey to the wild west. Bethel Woods Performing Arts Center, built on the site of the original Woodstock, has amazing concerts in an outdoor venue, www.bethelwoodscenter.org. On a rainy day visit their Woodstock museum that is state of the art. One of the top resorts/spas in the country is located 20 minutes from the cabin, www.thelodgeatwoodloch.com. Prime area for motorcycle enthusiasts.
Ski Area: a choice of several ski slopes.
Big Bear has enough to do for the whole family. Featuring 6 lifts, 18 trails, snow tubing and a Ski School. Big Bear is located approximately 30 minutes from the cabin. 570-685-1400
Camelback Ski- Camelback has 33 trails and 17 lifts making this a blast for the whole family. Skiing, Snowboarding, Tubing. Approximately 45 minutes from the Knoll. 570-629-1661.
Elk Mountain- The largest mountain in the Poconos. Skiing and Snowboarding available. Approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes from the cabin. Elk Mountain has baby sitting service. 570-679-4400
There are great cross-country ski trails in Promise Land State Park, 30 minutes from the cabin.
Ski and Snowboarding Slopes are a 20 minute drive.