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Your guide to the exciting things to see and do in the pristine Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania. Everything from the history of the region which encompasses 2,400 square miles (bigger than the state of Delaware!) to the newest fun indoors and outdoors just a short drive from NYC, Philadelphia, Washington D.C. and Baltimore.

Join host Jim Hamill for some conversations with the people who make us all #PoconoProud.

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Your guide to the exciting things to see and do in the pristine Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania. Everything from the history of the region which encompasses 2,400 square miles (bigger than the state of Delaware!) to the newest fun indoors and outdoors just a short drive from NYC, Philadelphia, Washington D.C. and Baltimore.

Join host Jim Hamill for some conversations with the people who make us all #PoconoProud.

    Pocono Mountains Magazine - October 2022

    Pocono Mountains Magazine - October 2022

    This month on Pocono Mountains Magazine:

    Giving back is a key part of being in Pocono tourism from charity causes to community support PTN has the story from all four counties.

    Brianna hops the Pocono Pony for its new ride-hailing service and weighs the impact of Pick Up the Poconos in the region.

    Jim experiences Lacawac Sanctuary from a both historic and scientific perspective and features two winners of PA Route 6 awards: Lackawaxen River Trails & Lisa the Maker.

    • 53 min
    Hispanic Heritage in the Poconos - Flashback

    Hispanic Heritage in the Poconos - Flashback

    Season 2, Episode 23 - A flashback to Season 1, Episode 28 - Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated each year in the Poconos and Jim Hamill introduces us to those with FLETCHA and Christina Luna visits Latin Fest and Inti Cuisine.  

    The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 2,400 square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.

    • 17 min
    Picking Up the Poconos

    Picking Up the Poconos

    Season 2, Episode 22 - This weekend marks the 5th annual Pick Up the Poconos Day across the four counties including Wayne and Pike counties where volunteers with the grassroots group Keep Hawley Honesdale Beautiful have been getting the job done cleaning area roadways of countless bags of litter. Jim chats with the catalyst behind the KHHB efforts, Michael Coppola, who saw a need and jumped into action.

    Let's Leave No Trace - get involved and help Pick Up the Poconos this weekend and everyday. Pick Up the Poconos Day is Sept. 24, 2022 and you can learn more at PickUpThePoconos.com

    The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.

    • 19 min
    Lacawac Sanctuary in the Pocono Mountains

    Lacawac Sanctuary in the Pocono Mountains

    Season 2, Episode 21 - Lacawac Sanctuary is 550 pristine acres including a glacial lake and nine miles of hiking trails located a stone’s throw from Lake Wallenpaupack. PTN caught up with Craig Lukatch inside the historic Watres Lodge which is regarded as the first of the original Pocono Mountain vacation homes.

    The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.

    • 18 min
    Pocono Mountains Magazine - September 2022

    Pocono Mountains Magazine - September 2022

    Brianna takes a tour of Pocono Mountain Harley-Davidson and takes her first ride, introduces us to students who received PMVB scholarships this year, visits Blissful Existence Healing Acres and its healing horses, plus explores historic Jim Thorpe's walking tour. Jim introduces us to the people of Hawley who are #PoconoProud of their hometown, shares stories of the future farmers of Wayne County from the fair, takes a look at Jam Room Brewing Company's newly-opened location on the Pocono Beverage Trail and talks with local experts about the fall foliage season ahead and how you can experience it!

    The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.

    • 49 min
    Summer Fun in the Pocono Mountains

    Summer Fun in the Pocono Mountains

    Season 2, Episode 20 - We are making a final salute to summer in the Poconos on this episode with camping at Camptel Poconos, zip lining at Camelback Resort and sleeping away at summer camp including International Sports Training Camp, plus a final dose of lake life on Lake Wallenpaupack!

    The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.

    • 17 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
9 Ratings

9 Ratings

CYNICJWH ,

Such a fun way to experience the Poconos!

This is just one more way the Poconos can be experienced even when you’re not able to be there physically. The content is fascinating! If you’re looking to join in the fun during any season this is the spot to get the lay of the land and find out some unique things you might not have known about the region. Cheers!

Destination on the Lefgt ,

A fun way to learn more about the Poconos!

There are so many great things to do in the Poconos, this Podcast for the Pocono Mountains is just one way to learn more. Great for listening in the car while exploring and planning your next adventure in the Poconos Mountains!

Liketopay ,

Pocono Spotlight

What a great source for anything and everything Poconos related. Learned about some hidden gems to go explore!

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