Mary Colon-Nolasco
Pocono Mountains Activities


The Pocono Mountains area never lacks for something to do. Whether its a leisurely day fishing or watching NASCAR, you will surely find an activity you enjoy. There are many historical sites in the area, great for teaching the young and old alike.



Whitewater Rafting


Pocono Whitewater offers mild to wild rafting and kayaking trips, family trips, scenic relaxed rail–trail biking, and hiking excursions to suit everyone’s needs.


Behind the scenes, our guides, field judges and support staff – among the most highly trained and experienced in the industry – pull out all of the stops so guests can relax and enjoy the important things: friends, family, and having a good time.


Our staff has a “light hearted” attitude to make each visit as fun and adventurous as possible, while still making SAFETY a top priority for every activity.

Whether visitors come for the whitewater, kayaking, or -- our skill, experience, state-of-the-art equipment and attention to detail means our guests can just focus on the FUN!


Adventure Center and White Water Challenges is located in White Haven, PA – 45 minutes from the Lake Harmony Vacation homes. Don’t miss the action and adventure because this is the most fun you will ever have!  Adventure Center specializes in river trips through the spectacular Delaware water Gap National Recreation area – in the Pocono Mountain of Northeastern Pennsylvania.   Visit their website for more information on the activities and dates. 


Adventure Sports  is located in Marshalls Creek, PA.  Only 30 minutes from Lake Harmony.  Rent a Canoe or kayak for a beautiful and exciting trip through the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area.  Join them on the river for various day trips or multi-day camping trips.  Adventure Sports is great for singles, couples, company outings and large groups looking to have some fun (picnic, swim fish, snorkel, hike etc…). Visit their website for more information.


Jim Thorpe River Adventures is located 30 minutes from Lake Harmony Vacation Homes. Rafting in Pennsylvania is the Northeast's favorite outdoor adventure. Your guides at Jim Thorpe River Adventures couldn't agree more. Lehigh river rafting happens weekdays and weekends! Whitewater dam releases every other weekend. Kick it up a notch all summer long!


Pocono and Lehigh River Rafting - 1-800-443-RAFT (7238)


WhiteWater Challengers - White Haven - 1-800-443-RAFT



All Terrain Vehicles and Dirt Bikes


Ride Lost Trails ATV Park


Explore our 1200 Acre ATV Trail and Terrain Park in the heart of the Pocono Mountains. Everything from water bogs, and mud holes to
hill climbs and boulder crawls and of course, those get lost in the back woods meandering trails we all love to waste the day on.


All Trails are One-Way and Dirt Bike Friendly.

Wine Tasting


Cherry Valley Vineyards 

Pennsylvania grows some wonderful grapes. Some make a delicious, dry, full-bodied, high-tanin wine. Others make delicate, fresh, semi-dry wines. Still others produce a luscious, grapey blush. But wait, there's more.


Pennsylvania also grows fruit. Our wine makers have developed a whole cellar of 100% fruit wines, including Apple, Peach, Raspberry, Blackberry, Strawberry, Blueberry and more. Good fruit wines are both rare and difficult to make. Ours are exceptional and most are repeat medal winners.


Pocono Raceway

Pocono Raceway   is located in Long Pond, Pa – approximately three miles from Lake Harmony community.  Annual Pocono Raceway hosts two NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series Races each summer.  See their website for the race dates and ticket information.


Play Skirmish Paintball


Skirmish Paintball features 50 Award Winning Paintball Fields on over 700 acres of top-notch terrain, including two castles! Plus paintball guns, equipment and more. Perfect for weekend fun, corporate teambuilding, bachelor and birthday parties. Open Year Round, located in the Pocono Mountains of Jim Thorpe, PA.



Big Brown Fish & Pay Lake is located on RT. 115, Effort, Pa. – about 20 minutes from the Lake Harmony community.  All ages will enjoy fishing at this ten acre site.  They offer three ponds, stocked with over 8,000 10" - 26" trout.  No license required.  Check out their website for more information on rates and rentals.

Horse Back Riding
Enjoying the trails!


Deer Path Riding Stables offers a relaxing and scenic ride through the Pocono forest. It's a great way to enjoy the beautiful Pocono outdoors. Our trails meander through fields and woods full of freshwater springs, mountain laurel, and rhododendron. Deer and wild turkey are often seen.


Gentle horses, friendly, helpful guides and an "easy does it" pace make our ride suitable even for the first time rider. Our rides are geared towards people who are looking to spend some leisurely, pleasant time on a horse. We always go along at an easy walk and jog pace.


The rides are scheduled for one hour, including the time allowed to get you settled on the horse and give you some basic instructions. Time out on the trail is usually about 45 minutes.


Go-Kart Racing


S&S Speedways welcomes racers and fans to the Indoor Go-Kart racing speedway in the heart of the Pocono Mountains in Snyderville, Pa. 


This indoor go-karts facility is only 30 minutes from Lake Harmony community. 


Visit their website for rates and more information.


Mountain Biking


Blue Mountain Sports offers easy biking along the Lehigh River on our self-guided mountain bike tours through the heart of the Lehigh River Gorge State Park.


The Jim Thorpe area is a mecca for mountain biking, and has bike shops and rail trails for all levels of bicycling.