Things to Do
*Night Life and Goings On
ON-ROAD & OFF-ROAD
The Jim Thorpe area is well-known as a mecca for mountain biking enthusiasts of all abilities (click here
here for trail info). In addition, its many local and state roads offer challenge, distance and gorgeous scenery to road riders. PLEASE NOTE:
The hours for various businesses typically vary according to the season. Especially during the week, call ahead to be sure they're open when you want to visit!
|POCONO WHITEWATER -website-|
Fun, Adventure, and the Great Outdoors! Rafting has them all, and you'll fall in love with them just as we did 30 years ago! The Lehigh River Gorge offers exciting and unforgettable days of dam release whitewater and family-style rafting. There is an Adventure for everyone on the Lehigh River...from novice to pro! Rafting trips run daily mid-March through October.
1519 State Route 903, Jim Thorpe, PA, 18229
570-325-3655 • 1-800-WHITEWATER
|DELAWARE AND LEHIGH NATIONAL HERITAGE CORRIDOR -website-|
The Delaware and Lehigh National Heritage Corridor is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that preserves the historic pathway that carried coal and iron from Wilkes-Barre to Philadelphia. Today, the D&L Trail connects people to nature, culture, communities, recreation and our industrial heritage.
2750 Hugh Moore Park Road, Easton, PA, 18042
|WHITEWATER RAFTING ADVENTURES -website-|
Whitewater Rafting Adventures is the premier rafting and adventure outfitter in the Pocono’s, just 3 miles from the historic town of Jim Thorpe. WRA has been offering outdoor adventures for over 30 years. We are family owned and operated, love what we do and believe that it shows. Whether you are looking to raft on the fun and exciting Lehigh River, ride the 900ft Zipline, have and adrenaline pumping paintball shoot out or enjoy a bike ride along the Lehigh Gorge Rail Trail, we will provide you with a memorable outdoor experience in addition to the personal service that you deserve!
P.O. Box 65, 101 W. Adventure Trail, Nesquehoning, PA, 18240
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|POCONO BIKING -website-|
Pocono Biking is your gateway to the Lehigh Gorge State Park. Bike for an hour or join us for a full or 1/2 day….whatever fits your schedule. We offer bicycle rentals for the whole family, shuttle service, and a souvenir store for all of your needs - maps, t-shirts, Fox Racing, coffee, snacks, etc. Pocono Whitewater Rafting, Skirmish Paintball, Pinzgauer & Segway Tours are also available.
7 Hazard Square,
Route 209, Jim Thorpe, PA, 18229
|The Jim Thorpe eXperience -website-|
Maximize your visit to Jim Thorpe with a JTX guided tour! Hike, bike, walk, snowshoe or kayak with local guides and learn JT's unique history. Themed tours explore mining, railroading and town history. Experience local highlights plus fact, story and legend you'll only get with JTX. Choose your adventure level; pick a tour to fit your schedule. Specific, custom or group tours can be arranged in advance. Call for info today!
37 W Broadway, Jim Thorpe, PA, 18229
|JIM THORPE RIVER ADVENTURES -website-|
Jim Thorpe River Adventures is the only outfitter located in the historic town of Jim Thorpe. You'll find that this historic mountain village along the Lehigh River is a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts. Jim Thorpe is rated as one of the top 3 mountain biking destinations in the United States.
1 Adventure Lane, Jim Thorpe, PA, 18229