Ski Resort in the Poconos, PA with a chance of Image from page 222 of “The fern lover’s companion; a guide for the Northeastern States and Canada” (1922)
It’s that time of the year again when the cold weather and snow fill the Mountains of Pennsylvania. Time to get out and enjoy the crisp weather, but the big question is where is the best place to go? There are many things to consider when choosing a place to enjoy the winter in the area with many wonderful resorts offering their own private ski slopes.
Skytop Lodge located in Skytop, PA offers a large amount of winter activities including a private ski slope that offers downhill ski or snowboarding with gentle slopes and a vertical drop of 295 feet. If you’re feeling adventurous go cross-country on trails from Indian Ladder Falls to Goose Pond to back-country routes or perhaps you have always wanted to go dog sledding. They also offer sledding, tobogganing, snow shoeing and ice skating on their own outdoor weather protected rink. This resort boosts a 1920 look with a modern day feel, full service spa and salon, American plan, and a vast amount of activities located on 5,500 acres.
Camelback Mountain Resort is a ski and snowboard resort located in the Pocono Mountains region in Tannersville, Pennsylvania at Big Pocono State Park offers year round vacation rental, condos and town house. Camelback Mountain itself reaches an elevation of 2133 feet. There are 160 acres of skiing & snowboarding terrain the mountains has a total of 34 slopes the longest of which is 1 mile.
Another wonderful resort is the Chateau nestled at the base of Camelback Mountain, the Chateau Resort is the closest full-service resort to Camelback ski. Complete with heated indoor pool, whirlpool, sauna, and exercise room. Enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of Camelback Mountain before you hit the slopes.
Tanglewood resort located right off the shores of Lake Wallenpaupack offers a quiet relaxing getaway. Tanglwood has 40 one bedroom units and 34 two bedroom units with indoor pool and health club. Located minutes away from some of the best skiing in the area including Big bear mountain, Elk Mountain, Sno Mountain and Blue Mountain.
Woodloch Pines Resort located in Hawley near Lake Wallenpaupack also offers vast amount of winter activities that you can enjoy with out ever laving the resort. The Have snowshoeing, snow mobiling, winter hay rides and ice skating. Woodloch offers all inclusive family vacations packages that include 3 meals daily, nightly entertainment, and accommodation that range from classic standard rooms to waterfront suites with private balconies
With so many wonderful resorts in the Poconos and Lake Wallenpaupack area how can you go wrong?
Watch me as I ski (and fall) down Beech Mountain’s slopes! I have an epic wipeout, so watch out! Trust me, I’m not just a weird kid sitting around the Xbox all day anymore. This was filmed on a GoPro Hero 3+ Silver Edition.
Beech Mountain Website: http://www.beechmountainresort.com/sports/ski.html
Abandoned Wizard of Oz Theme park near the resort: http://youtu.be/UhsFU5jksN4
1st song (Lake Michigan): http://youtu.be/DlOl9LOUQ0g
2nd song (Every Teardrop is a Waterfall): http://youtu.be/fyMhvkC3A84
3rd song (Wipe Out) : http://youtu.be/p13yZAjhU0M
4th song (Night Fever): http://youtu.be/-ihs-vT9T3Q
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Image from page 222 of “The fern lover’s companion; a guide for the Northeastern States and Canada” (1922)
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Title: The fern lover’s companion; a guide for the Northeastern States and Canada
Year: 1922 (1920s)
Authors: Tilton, George Henry, 1845-
Subjects: Ferns Ferns
Publisher: Melrose, Mass., The Author
Contributing Library: Cornell University Library
Digitizing Sponsor: MSN
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Text Appearing Before Image:
How Ferus Grow. Henry Holt & Co. New York. 1906. Out of print.Small, John K. Ferns of Tropical Florida. New York, 1918.Smith, John. Historia Filicum. London, 1875. Amply illus-trated, reliable.Step, Edward. Wayside and Woodland Ferns. F. Warne & Co. London, 1908.TiDESTROM, Iv.R. Elysium Marianum. AYashington, D. C.Underwood, Lucien M. Our Native Ferns and Their Allies. Henry Holt & Co. Edition 6. 1900. Valuable. Out of print.Waters, Campbell E. Ferns. Henry Holt & Co. 190.3. Out of print. Scarce. The Fern Lovers Companion 210 Weatherby, C. a. Changes in the Nomenclature of the Grays Manual of Ferns. Important article in the Rhodora of October, 1919.WiLLi.iMSON, John. Ferns of Kentucky. J. P. Morton & Co. Louisville. Ky. 1S7S. Fern Etchings. .J. P. Morton & Co. 1S79. Both out of print.WooLsoN, Grace A. Ferns and How to Grow Them. Doidde- day. Page & Co. New York, 1909.Wright, M.vbel O. Flowers and Ferns in Tlieir Haunts. Macmillan & Co. New Y(M-k, 1901.
Text Appearing After Image:
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