Nearby Attractions

Jim Thorpe
A beautiful Victorian Town with many historical tours and
attractions as well as many eating establishments and shops.
Jim Thorpe's Website

Hiking and Mountain Biking
Mountain Biking Trails and Hiking Trails will be incorporated
in the Development and currently proceed through adjoining
Jim Thorpe Borough and Carbon County owned property next to
the development. Additionally, there are many hiking and
mountain biking trails in the surrounding areas. Jim Thorpe
has the reputation of having some of the best mountain biking
in the North Eastern United States and has been the host for a
yearly mountain bike weekend jamboree drawing over a thousand
mountain bikers over the last ten years. Widely used mountain
bike trails include the Lehigh River Gorge State Park- Voted by
Outside Magazine, One of the 50 Best Rides in America
from Canyon Rim) with a 26 mile trail. Widely known hiking
trails in the area include Glen Onoco Falls and the
Appalachian Trail (viewable from Canyon Rim.
Pocono Whitewater's Website
Jim Thorpe's Biking Website

Beltzville State Park
Beltzville State Park is a great place for fishing,
picnicing, hiking, boating, water-skiing, hunting, camping,
ice fishing or just simply take a walk and enjoy the beautiful scenery.
Beltzville State Park's Website
A map to Beltzville Lake from Canyon Rim

Mauch Chunk Lake Park
Mauch Chunk offers trails, boating, a beach area,
tent camping, cottages, and pavillion rentals.
625 Lentz Trail Jim Thorpe, PA, 18229
Phone: 570-325-3669
Email: Mauch Chunk Lake Park's Website
A map to Mauch Chunk Lake from Canyon Rim

Rafting and Rivers:
The Lehigh River Gorge State Park offers white water rafting trips,
float trips, mountain biking, hiking and fishing.
Pocono Whitewater's Website

Snow Skiing
Down hill snow skiing is available at Blue Mountain Ski Area
(viewable from Canyon Rim), Big Boulder Ski Area, Camel Back
Ski Area, Montage Mountain Ski Area and Shawnee Ski area.
Cross Country skiing is available at Mauch Chunk Lake, the
Lehigh River Gorge State Park and Beltzville State Park.
Blue Mountain Ski Area's Website
Blue Mountain Ski Area
P.O. Box 216, Palmerton, PA

Within 5 miles of the development:
Walmart (soon a Super Walmart with groceries)
Giant Food grocery store
Redners Discount Food Grocery Store
Mahoning Valley Cinemas
Country Harvest Health Food Store
Long John Silvers
Burger King
Pizza Hut
ALDI Grocery Store
Big Lots Discount Store
Lowe's Building Supply (coming soon)

Within 25 miles and 30 minutes:
Lehigh Valley Mall
Whitehall Mall
(where most other chain stores can be found)

Historical Attractions

Asa Packer Mansion
The Asa Packer Mansion overlooks the Old Mauch Chunk National
Historic District. The appearance of the home is not much different
then when it was constructed and the interior is awesome.
Packer Hill Road
(Directly behind County Courthouse)
Jim Thorpe, PA, 18229
Phone: 570-325-3229
Asa Packer's Website

Historic Stone Row
Also known as millionaires' row. At one time there were
13 millionaires living on Race Street.
Race St Jim Thorpe, PA
Historic Stone Row's Website

Mauch Chunk Museum & Cultural Center
Home of a 28-foot long operating model of the
Switchback Railroad Mining memorabilia.
41 West Broadway St Jim Thorpe, PA, 18229
Phone: 570-325-9190
Mauch Chunk Museum's Website

Old Jail Museum
Built in 1871 and used until 1995 as the county jail.
128 West Braodway Jim Thorpe, PA, 18229
Phone: 570-325-5259
Old Jail Museum's Website

St. Marks Church
This church contains Tiffany Glass Windows, Minton Tile Floors,
and an incredible stone labrynth.
Next to Stone Row on Race Street, Jim Thorpe, PA, 18229
The St. Marks Church is available for tours on weekends,
check in the train station for details.

Other Attractions

Carbon County Courthouse
4 Broadway Jim Thorpe, PA, 18229
Carbon County Courthouse's Website

Carbon County Visitors Center
Located in the restored 1888 Jersey Central Railroad Station.
Highlights include mine memorabilia, artifacts, Molly Maguire
memorabilia, artifacts and more.
Old Mauch Chunk Landing Rt 209 Railroad Station
Jim Thorpe, PA, 18229
Phone: 570-325-3673
Carbon County Visitors Center's Website

Dimmick Memorial Library
Located in historic Jim Thorpe in Northeastern PA,
the library opened its doors October 1, 1890.
Call for more information.
54 Broadway Jim Thorpe, PA, 18229
Phone: 570-325-2131
Dimmick Memorial Library's Website

Historic Stone Row
Also known as millionaires' row. At one time there were
13 millionaires living on Race Street.
Race St Jim Thorpe, PA
Historic Stone Row's Website

Jim Thorpe
Jim Thorpe is the county seat for Carbon County.
There's something for everyone to enjoy - history,
rumbling trains, outdoor adventure, architecture, and much more.
Jim Thorpe, PA, 18229
Toll Free: 800-POCONOS
Jim Thorpe's Website

Jefferson Plane Crossover & Engineering
Co-founder of the Lehigh Coal & Navigation Company.
In the 1820's designed a railroad that ran by gravity,
used to transport tons of coal across rugged mountains.
Jim Thorpe, PA, 18229
Jefferson Plane's Website

Lehigh Coal & Navigation Building
Co-founder Josiah White, Lehigh Canal Navigation
turned anthracite deposits into profits.
One Susquehanna St Jim Thorpe, PA, 18229
Lehigh Coal & Navigation Building's Website

Marion Hose Company
Built in 1885, was the home of the first volunteer
Fire Company in Carbon County. Come experience the
"Tourists in an Industrial Era" exhibit.
16 W Broadway Jim Thorpe, PA, 18229
Phone: 570-325-4439
Marion Hose Company's Website

Mauch Chunk Opera House
One hundred and nineteen years later, music-lovers and
theater-goers still appreciate the intimate space and
excellent acoustics of the Mauch Chunk Opera House.
41 W Broadway Jim Thorpe, PA
Phone: 570-325-0249
Mauch Chunk Opera House's Website

Old Mauch Chunk National Historic District
Broadway and Race St Jim Thorpe, PA, 18229
Old Mauch Chunk National Historic District

Penn's Peak
Penn's Peak, perched upon a mountaintop, with a 50-mile panoranic view
overlooking Beltzville Lake, offers top-notch entertainment and dining.
Maury Road Jim Thorpe, PA, 18229
Phone: 610-826-9000
Toll Free: 866-605-PEAK
Penn's Peak's Website

Switchback Railroad Trail

It's endpoints are from Summit Hill to Jim Thorpe. 18 mile trail.
625 Lentz Trail Rd Jim Thorpe, PA, 18229
Phone: 570-325-3669
Switchback Railroad Trail's Website

No. 9 Mine and Museum
Ride by rail into the mine, and then enjoy a walking tour,
which allows you to experience first hand the views, paths
and adventures of a deep coal miner.
9 Dock St Lansford, PA, 18240
Phone: 570-645-7074
Email: email@no.9mine&museum
No. 9 Mine and Museum's Website

Old Mauch Chunk H.O. Model Train Display
This highly - detailed model train display features
1,087 feet of track over 200 structures and 100 bridges,
actual moving automobiles and an old fashioned football stadium.
41 Susquehanna St 2nd Floor Jim Thopre, PA, 18229
Phone: 570-325-4371
Mauch Chunk Model Train Display's Website

Rail Tours Inc.
Jim Thorpe, PA, 18229
Phone: 610-250-0968
Rail Tours Inc.
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