Pennsylvania's Poconos Mountains. Things for kids to
do. The Official Best of the Poconso Guide
of Poconos Kids and Family
"Best of the Poconos" editorial team curates the
best places to find the best for kids and family activties
in the Poconos Mountains of Eastern, PA and serves them up
to you in a fun and accessible way so you can enjoy the best
the Poconos has to offer. This Best Of the Poconos is not
a popularity contest where each business can vote itself in.
Our editorial staff verifies that each business listed is
the actual and official Best in its class by first hand experience
along with the popular vote. This is the Official Best of
Poconos Hotels, Inns and Rentals. Choose from over 65 Pocono Hotels and
Area For Kids -
Camelback, Tannersville. 570-629-1661. The
Best all around Ski Resort .
Restaurant with Kids - Friendly's, Rt
611, Tannersville, (It's the ice cream)
Historical Adventure - Quiet Valley,
1000 Turkey Hill Rd., Stroudsburg, On a fall festival
weekend it's an actual trip (non virtual) through
history. They'll think they went back in time. You
can show them what it was like when you were a kid,
(no tv, walking 13 miles through the snow to school)
and they'll really appreciate what they have today.
Resort for Kids (well.. ok - Parents, too)
- Woodloch Pines , All kids (ages 5 and older)
can maximize the fun experience of the Woodloch
Resort for both youngsters and parents/guardians
with an offering of an extensive roster of action-packed
and fun-filled activities hosted by an Activities
Directors. While parents/guardians are enjoying
time together, kids are welcome to participate in
a wide range of exciting social & recreational
interests, from volleyball to arts & crafts.
Animal Experience - Claws and Paws,
Ledgewood Road, Lake Ariel, A
Wildlife Encounters Show During Summer and the lively
animal shows where you will see baby animals, colorful
parrots, and interesting reptiles all close up.
You can even pet an alligator and python. (Don't
worry. It's safe!} Go right in with tame deer, lambs,
and goats. Pet them and give them a hug!
Festival for Kids - Shawnee Timber Festival,
Shawnee Resort, Shawnee. But, go early, leave late
eat funnel cakes and expect lots of traffic.
a glimpse of nature’s splendor at beautiful Shawnee
Mountain Ski Area during prime fall foliage time
in the Poconos! Join us for this action packed autumn
event including lumberjack demonstrations, The Marvelous
Mutts frisbee, agility and trick dog shows, chainsaw
sculptures, live music, children’s activities and
food and craft vendors galore.
Kid Friendly Movie Theater - Casino,
Main Street, Mt. Pocono. . Like the old days, a
family movie with ice cream after.
Nature Experience - Pocono Environmental
Education Center, Bushkill. Check out the
Family Nature Weekends.
Overwhelming Natural Wonder - Gotta be the
Delaware Water Gap,. Rt 611 South of the Town.
Walk the Applicahian Trail to get the full experience.
at Camelback Resort,
Tannersville. 570-629-1661. Open in the Summer only.