No matter what time of year you find yourself longing to pack up a suitcase and travel towards new adventures, the Pocono Mountains promises to be a destination that inspires. Between the stunning landscapes and thrilling in-town options for fun, it’s not hard to see why travelers return time and again. It’s a particularly inviting place to find yourself when you’re looking to make the most of the St. Patrick’s Day experience! The following are just a few of the many pubs that call the area home and are waiting to be explored while you’re in town.
Boulder View Tavern
When you’re looking to pair your Pocono Mountain pub experience with an impeccable view too, head over to the Boulder View Tavern this St. Patrick’s Day. Situated at 123 Lake Harmony Road, Boulder View Tavern provides guests with a view of Big Boulder lake while they enjoy their favorite traditional American dishes paired with sensational beverage selections. Live music is a part of the lineup at Boulder View Tavern which is open Monday through Thursday from 4:00 pm until 10:00 pm, Fridays and Saturdays from noon until 10:00 pm and Sundays from 9:00 am until 9:00 pm.
The menu at Boulder View Tavern is designed to inspire guests of all palate-pleasing preferences. Nachos, shrimp cocktail, and a jumbo Bavarian pretzel are all good options when it comes to picking an inspiring starter while main course tavern selections range from paninis and subs to sandwiches and quesadillas. Beer and wine selections are readily available to pair with your plate and while reservations are not required at Boulder View Tavern, if you’re planning a St. Patrick’s Day visit, they’re highly recommended as the tavern is currently operating at 50% capacity due to health and safety restrictions.
Thirsty Moose Saloon
Located at 428 Moseywood Road in Lake Harmony, the Thirsty Moose Saloon is a one-stop shop for all things savory when you’re looking to enjoy a delicious moment or two over St. Patrick’s Day in the Poconos. This inviting eatery provides guests with a decidedly casual environment to kick back and relax in and is open between 4:00 pm and 2:00 most days of the week!
The service is friendly at the Thirsty Moose Saloon and the atmosphere promises to be fun when you make it a St. Patrick’s Day stop. The menu features everything from jumbo chicken wings and French fries to onion rings, loaded nachos, and Philly cheese steaks readily available upon request. Whether you go with the prime rib sandwich or the BBQ chicken quesadilla, be sure to pair it with a refreshing beer and celebrate your holiday in style!
Siamsa Irish Pub and Restaurant
For those who can’t wait to indulge in an authentic Irish pub experience this St. Patrick’s Day, the Pocono’s is proud to host Siamsa Irish Pub and Restaurant at 636 Main Street in Stroudsburg. Just 35 minutes west of Lake Harmony, this savory stop is excited to provide visitors with an authentic taste of Ireland right in the heart of the Poconos. Siamsa Irish Pub and Restaurant is open Monday through Saturday from 11:00 am until midnight and Sundays from 11:00 am until 9:00 pm.
This two-level establishment is a wonderful place to order up a Guinness and get into the Irish spirit with ease. Guests can just as easily settle in on the outdoor patio as they can in the main dining room. This pub also offers up the option of booking a private party room on the second floor if your St. Patrick’s Day plans involve friends and family.
Beer, wine, and whiskey are easy to order up at Siamsa Irish Pub and Restaurant, but the food selections are just as appealing. Take time to browse the selections that range from wings and shepherd’s pie to Irish nachos, onion rings, pub pretzels, and more. Bangers and Mash and Corned Beef Cabbage are ready upon request while the fish and chips or beef stew are both sure to delight. Of course, you won’t want to leave without ordering up dessert. It’s hard to go wrong with the caramel crunch cake or peanut butter bars.
Book Your Pocono Adventure Today
Whether you’re headed this way for St. Patrick’s Day fun or can’t wait to adventure through the scenic Pocono Mountains any other time of year, the team at Pocono Mountain Rentals is ready and waiting to help you book the vacation rental to match your journey. Our properties are customized to fit guest preferences and styles and always make comfort, luxury, and style a priority. Stay close to those places you can’t wait to explore and let us handle the details so you can focus on the fun! Reach out today to learn more about how we can help you turn travel plans into a reality this year.
If you want to see some of the most majestic scenery that Pennsylvania has to offer, look no further than the Pocono Mountains. Our travel destination is full of incredible activities that are perfect for a lone traveler to enjoy. Check out these fun Poconos activities for solo travelers:
Explore the Delaware Water Gap National Recreational Area
As mentioned, you will find some unbelievable scenery when visiting the Pocono Mountains. The Delaware Water Gap National Recreational Area is one of the natural wonders of our country and world. What makes this park so special is it encompasses approximately 40 miles of the Delaware River and 67,000 acres of mountainous terrain. Get out and explore the park to see wildlife in person. Visitors can be fortunate enough to see wild bears, deer, foxes, and more among the trails. In fact, there are over 100 miles of trails that will take you to scenic spots with waterfalls, ravines, and gorges. History buffs will enjoy the fact that the Delaware Water Gap has 27 miles of the Appalachian Trail running through it. There is so much to see here you can easily spend your entire trip visiting the Delaware Water Gap.
Check Out the Local Breweries
Locals love their craft beer; join them for a pint at a local brewery! Susquehanna Brewing Company is a favorite in the area that has been operated by the same family for six generations now. Enjoy a pint of your favorite ale, including IPAs, ambers, lager, and much more. Better yet, take a free tour that is held every Saturday at 2:00 PM to see where the magic happens. Keep in mind the taproom is only open from Thursday through Sunday every week for a visit.
Make the most of a winter trip by heading to Camelback Mountain Resort for some skiing. This local resort gets feet upon feet of snow each year, making for some incredible skiing conditions. Rental gear and lift passes are available for purchase at the resort, making it easy to suit up for a trek down the mountain.
Take a Look at Poconos Activities for Your Solo Trek
Now that you have an idea of what to see in the Poconos, it is time to find the perfect vacation rental. Our rentals will keep you comfortable for your stay while keeping you close to all of these exciting Poconos activities. Contact us today to book your journey!
The chilly temps do not mean the fun has stopped in The Poconos. There are plenty of Poconos fall activities and events happening now, before the Snow arrives for Winter. Come with your Family and Friends for Fall Foliage Tours. Enjoy Outlet Shopping for those Holiday presents and treats. Go Hiking and Biking amongst stunning scenic views. Sip and Eat your way through several Fall Festivals. When everyone is ready to relax after a long day of excitement and good times, come to one of our lovely Mountain homes in the Lake Harmony area which are well equipped with all the amenities to provide a welcoming and cozy atmosphere. Off-season rates are in effect and make a trip to the Mountains affordable, whether it’s for a weekend, a week long trip, or for longer. If you want to come enjoy these Poconos fall activities, make sure to check availability and book online today.