33 days in Pocono Mountains Itinerary

33 days in Pocono Mountains Itinerary

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33 days in Pocono Mountains Itinerary

Start: Newark
Drive:  1​h 30​min
— 15 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Jim Thorpe
— 17 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
End: Newark


Milford ©
Milford is a borough in Pike County, Pennsylvania, United States, and the county seat. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cornelia & Florence Bridge Nature Preserve and Raymondskill Falls. Visiting Pocono Environmental Education Center and Promised Land State Park will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Milford side-trips: East Stroudsburg (Pocono Bazaar MarketPlace, Resica Falls, & more), Honesdale (Tanner Falls & Wayne County Historical Society Museum) and Bushkill (Milford Beach, Pocono Indian Museum, & more). Spend the 15th (Sat) exploring nature at Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. On the 20th (Thu), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Ski Big Bear. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at The Columns Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at Lacawac Sanctuary, steep yourself in history at Grey Towers National Historic Site, and take in the dramatic scenery at Dingmans Falls.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Milford road trip planning website .

Newark to Milford is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. Traveling from Newark in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Milford, with lows of 57°F. You'll set off for Jim Thorpe on the 28th (Fri).

Things to do in Milford

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

East Stroudsburg, Hawley, Lake Ariel, Bushkill, Delaware Water Gap
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Promised Land State Park ©
Promised Land State Park
Lacawac Sanctuary ©
Lacawac Sanctuary

Jim Thorpe

Jim Thorpe ©
Jim Thorpe is a borough and the county seat of Carbon County in the U.S. Head to Callie's Pretzel Factory and Stroud Mallfor some retail therapy. Discover out-of-the-way places like Episcopal Parish of St. Mark and St. John and Glen Onoko Falls Trail. Venture out of the city with trips to Tannersville (Pocono Antique Mall at Peddler's Village, The Crossings Premium Outlets, & more), Pocono Raceway (in Long Pond) and Stroudsburg (S & S Speedways, Pocono Pistol Range, & more). Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 4th (Thu) at Kalahari Waterpark. On the 5th (Fri), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Blue Mountain Resort. There's still lots to do: appreciate the history behind Jim Thorpe Memorial Hall, contemplate the long history of Asa Packer Mansion, explore the striking landscape at Boulder Field, and identify plant and animal life at Austin T Blakeslee Natural Area.

To find more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Jim Thorpe tour planner .

You can drive from Milford to Jim Thorpe in 2 hours. In June in Jim Thorpe, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 60°F at night. On the 15th (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Jim Thorpe

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Stroudsburg, Tannersville, Lake Harmony, Saylorsburg, Lehighton
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Bear Mountain Butterfly Sanctuary ©
Bear Mountain Butterfly Sanctuary
Austin T Blakeslee Natural Area ©
Austin T Blakeslee Natural Area
Boulder Field ©
Boulder Field