As Memorial Day approaches, it’s time to start planning your getaway with family and friends to the Pocono Mountains in Pennsylvania. With its scenic vistas and vast array of outdoor activities, the Poconos offer the perfect retreat for those seeking to unwind and connect with nature. Take a hike in the woods, have fun on the water, or hit the links at one of the many golf courses in the area. Relax in a cozy cabin, indulge in some delicious local cuisine, and make unforgettable memories with loved ones over the holiday. Come and experience the beauty and serenity of the Pocono Mountains this Memorial Day weekend with Pocono Mountain Rentals!  Here are some great ideas for activities and events for your getaway!

Are you ready to cast your line? With an abundance of trout, bass, and walleye, the Poconos are a fishing paradise for anglers of all levels. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a first-time fisherman, you’ll find plenty of opportunities to catch the big one you’ve been dreaming of. For an even more unforgettable experience, book a guided fishing trip with Captain Joe’s Fishing on Lake Harmony. And here’s some exciting news: on Fish for Free Days (May 28 and July 4), anyone can legally fish on Pennsylvania waterways without a permit. Don’t miss your chance to experience the thrill of reeling in a big catch in the heart of the Poconos!

Get ready for an action-packed weekend on May 27-28, 2023, at the Great Pocono Raceway Airshow! Headlined by the renowned US Navy Blue Angels, this thrilling event is a must-see for aviation enthusiasts and families alike. The airshow will showcase a variety of amazing aerial performances, including parachute teams, military flyovers, and incredible aerial acrobatics that will leave you in awe. Take in the sights as planes soar through the sky and perform jaw-dropping stunts that will leave you breathless. Plus, you’ll have the opportunity to meet pilots and snap photos with your favorite planes. Don’t miss the chance to witness the Air Combat Command F-22 Raptor Demonstration Team, featuring the world’s premier fifth-generation air dominance fighter aircraft, as they perform an amazing demonstration. Join us for an unforgettable experience that you won’t want to miss!

Looking for a golf course that will take your breath away? Look no further than Jack Frost National! Spanning over 200 acres, this stunning course is a must-play for golfers of all levels visiting the area. With its rolling hills and magnificent landscape, Jack Frost National offers wide fairways and no blind spots, ensuring a challenging yet enjoyable game for all. Located at the crest of Jack Frost Mountain, this course provides a unique golfing experience that you won’t want to miss. Whether you’re booking a tee time for yourself or planning a group outing, Jack Frost National is the perfect destination for an unforgettable day on the links.

Looking to cool off?  Discover a world of fun on the water at Lake Harmony Watersports, the premier school for wakeboarding and waterskiing in the Pocono Mountains. With activities like wakeboarding, water skiing, knee boarding, wake surfing, tubing, kayaking, canoeing, and stand up paddle boards, there’s something for everyone. Our professional staff ensures safe, exciting, family fun for all ages and skill levels, and our motivating instructors work one-on-one to help you achieve your watersport goals. Whether you’re a seasoned water skier or a beginner wakeboarder, Lake Harmony Watersports is the perfect destination for an unforgettable adventure with family or friends. Book now and create memories that will last a lifetime!

Want to  have an educational and more intimate connection with the outdoors?  Get up close and personal with nature at Bear Mountain Butterfly Sanctuary at their “Welcome the Butterflies Back” celebration on May 27-28th! Meet a variety of exotic creatures, hand-feed butterflies, and learn about the wonderful world of wildlife. Enjoy interactive programs, crafts, food, and plant sales, with proceeds benefiting Family Promise of Carbon County. Rain or shine, this is a fun and educational event you won’t want to miss!

And Pocono Mountain Rentals offers a wide variety of vacation rentals that will give you all the comforts of home, while making amazing new Memorial Day memories.  From lakefront homes to secluded retreats, we have something that is perfectly suited for your group!