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The Sanctuary Lake House Guidebook

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The Sanctuary Lake House Guidebook

Family Fun
Spend a fun packed day with go karts, mini golf, water slides, laser tag, bumper boats, driving range, batting cages & arcade!
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Costa's Family Fun Park
2111 U.S. 6
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Spend a fun packed day with go karts, mini golf, water slides, laser tag, bumper boats, driving range, batting cages & arcade!
This animal park offers a petting zoo with deer & lamb, animal shows, giraffe feedings & a turtle zone.
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Claws 'N' Paws Wild Animal Park
1475 Ledgedale Road
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This animal park offers a petting zoo with deer & lamb, animal shows, giraffe feedings & a turtle zone.
Ski Big Bear offers something for all abilities. The mountain is open for skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing with 100% snowmaking. Eighteen trails, seven lifts and a terrain park provide great family winter recreation. Rental equipment is available in the on-site shop. - 15 min. drive
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Ski Big Bear at Masthope Mountain
192 Karl Hope Boulevard
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Ski Big Bear offers something for all abilities. The mountain is open for skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing with 100% snowmaking. Eighteen trails, seven lifts and a terrain park provide great family winter recreation. Rental equipment is available in the on-site shop. - 15 min. drive
Great place to take the kids for some indoor fun- Bowling, arcade, virtual golf and billiards. 10 min. drive
Wallenpaupack Bowling and Sports Center
15 Bowling Center Lane
Great place to take the kids for some indoor fun- Bowling, arcade, virtual golf and billiards. 10 min. drive
Spend a day on the water- Boat riding rental for speed boats, jet skies, and cruise boats. - 20 min. drive
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Rubber Duckie Boat Rentals
270 Pennsylvania 507
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Spend a day on the water- Boat riding rental for speed boats, jet skies, and cruise boats. - 20 min. drive
Great for an indoor movie day - 20 min drive
Honesdale Cinemas
1199 Texas Palmyra Highway
Great for an indoor movie day - 20 min drive
Day passes available to explore dozens of amenities such as a six sided rock climbing wall, indoor and outdoor pools, water park, kids indoor playground and arcade, bumper cars, go karts, bumper boats, kayaking, snow tubing, ice skating and so much more! Nightly entertainment including a Broadway-Style Theme Show or our hilarious staff show, live music, comedy acts, jugglers or magicians.
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Woodloch Resort
731 Welcome Lake Road
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Day passes available to explore dozens of amenities such as a six sided rock climbing wall, indoor and outdoor pools, water park, kids indoor playground and arcade, bumper cars, go karts, bumper boats, kayaking, snow tubing, ice skating and so much more! Nightly entertainment including a Broadway-Style Theme Show or our hilarious staff show, live music, comedy acts, jugglers or magicians.
One of the best ski mountains in PA just under 1 hour away.
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Elk Mountain Ski Resort
344 Elk Mountain Road
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One of the best ski mountains in PA just under 1 hour away.
Pennsylvania State Game Lands Rifle Range
SGL Rifle Range
Pennsylvania State Game Lands Rifle Range
Take a guided tour of the Magnificent Lost River Caverns with 5 chambers of crystal formations. Natures underground wonderland- make sure to bring your camera! - 30 min. drive
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Lost River Caverns
726 Durham Street
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Take a guided tour of the Magnificent Lost River Caverns with 5 chambers of crystal formations. Natures underground wonderland- make sure to bring your camera! - 30 min. drive
Spend the day outdoors- Horseback trail riding, pony rides, horse-drawn hayrides, and winter sleigh rides.
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Triple W Riding Stable Inc
292 Beechnut Drive
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Spend the day outdoors- Horseback trail riding, pony rides, horse-drawn hayrides, and winter sleigh rides.
Day Trips
Spend the day hiking, boating and kayaking. - 15 min. drive Local Tip -You can also rent a bike and bike around the lake! BikeShare is a community program created by the Downtown Hawley Partnership and other sponsors, which make the bikes free of charge! You can bike from dawn to dusk and must return your rental that same day!
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Lake Wallenpaupack
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Spend the day hiking, boating and kayaking. - 15 min. drive Local Tip -You can also rent a bike and bike around the lake! BikeShare is a community program created by the Downtown Hawley Partnership and other sponsors, which make the bikes free of charge! You can bike from dawn to dusk and must return your rental that same day!
Spend the day at this Beautiful State Park featuring two lakes, two sand beaches open everyday for swimming, picnicking, sand volleyball, refreshment stand, boat rental, fishing, hiking (50 miles of trails) and biking trails- 30 min drive
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Promised Land State Park
100 Lower Lake Rd
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Spend the day at this Beautiful State Park featuring two lakes, two sand beaches open everyday for swimming, picnicking, sand volleyball, refreshment stand, boat rental, fishing, hiking (50 miles of trails) and biking trails- 30 min drive
A local pick-your-own blueberry farm in Paupack, Pennsylvania with 3 fresh blueberry fields and homemade baked goods made fresh every morning! - 20 min. drive
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Paupack Blueberry Farm
184 Gumbletown Road
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A local pick-your-own blueberry farm in Paupack, Pennsylvania with 3 fresh blueberry fields and homemade baked goods made fresh every morning! - 20 min. drive
Take an adventure down the Delaware River! Landers offers eight different riverside locations to launch rafts, canoes, and kayaks. - 30 min. drive
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Lander's River Trips
5961 New York 97
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Take an adventure down the Delaware River! Landers offers eight different riverside locations to launch rafts, canoes, and kayaks. - 30 min. drive
All aboard the Strourbridge Line- A scenic excursion through the Northern Poconos.
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The Stourbridge Line Train Excursions
812 Main St
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All aboard the Strourbridge Line- A scenic excursion through the Northern Poconos.
Food Scene
Great local pizzeria!
Reno's pizzeria
154 Pennsylvania 507
Great local pizzeria!
One of the best restaurants in Hawley. The Dock at Lake Wallenpaupack was once the Marine Terrace, a popular 1940s roadhouse in the Wallenpaupack cottage community. Three generations later, it is now The Dock on Wallenpaupack, a full service Hawley, PA restaurant with a Waterfront addition. Excellent signature cocktails and a great wine list which can be hard to find in the area. Live music Friday and Sunday. Reservations recommended. - 15 min. drive
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The Dock on Wallenpaupack
201 PA-507
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One of the best restaurants in Hawley. The Dock at Lake Wallenpaupack was once the Marine Terrace, a popular 1940s roadhouse in the Wallenpaupack cottage community. Three generations later, it is now The Dock on Wallenpaupack, a full service Hawley, PA restaurant with a Waterfront addition. Excellent signature cocktails and a great wine list which can be hard to find in the area. Live music Friday and Sunday. Reservations recommended. - 15 min. drive
Not your typical restaurant but worth the trip! A German eatery run in an antique shop by a local couple. Everything is homemade!! Very unique dining experience more like eating in the owners home. The desserts are worth saving room for! -20 min. drive Tip- BYOB, reservations recommended!
Der Jaeger
55 Purdytown Turnpike
Not your typical restaurant but worth the trip! A German eatery run in an antique shop by a local couple. Everything is homemade!! Very unique dining experience more like eating in the owners home. The desserts are worth saving room for! -20 min. drive Tip- BYOB, reservations recommended!
Great place right on Lake Wallenpaupack. Deck is a great place to have a drink and watch the sun set on the Lake. Live music on Fridays. Tip- It does get busy on the weekends and you may wait for a bit without a reservation. Casual dining with a good variety of food on the menu. - 15 min. drive
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The Boat House
141 Pennsylvania 507
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Great place right on Lake Wallenpaupack. Deck is a great place to have a drink and watch the sun set on the Lake. Live music on Fridays. Tip- It does get busy on the weekends and you may wait for a bit without a reservation. Casual dining with a good variety of food on the menu. - 15 min. drive
Best German Food in Northeast PA! Fresh wurst and meat restaurant and deli!
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The Alpine Wurst & Meat House
1106 Texas Palmyra Highway
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Best German Food in Northeast PA! Fresh wurst and meat restaurant and deli!
Great coffee shop with good food, drinks and pastries. Nice spot to hang out and read a book or do some work!
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Cocoon Coffee House
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Great coffee shop with good food, drinks and pastries. Nice spot to hang out and read a book or do some work!
Beautiful fine dining, farm to table restaurant. A beautiful historic inn designed in the mission style. As perfect for dinner as it is for brunch. Enjoy outdoor seating on a lovely patio in the summer. Dine or drink by the large fireplace in the lobby in the fall winter months. Our favorite thing to do is get a drink in the tavern area and take a walk outside through their beautiful flower garden down past the Potting Shed (gift shop) to the swinging chair overlooking the river. - 15 min. drive
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The Settlers Inn
4 Main Ave
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Beautiful fine dining, farm to table restaurant. A beautiful historic inn designed in the mission style. As perfect for dinner as it is for brunch. Enjoy outdoor seating on a lovely patio in the summer. Dine or drink by the large fireplace in the lobby in the fall winter months. Our favorite thing to do is get a drink in the tavern area and take a walk outside through their beautiful flower garden down past the Potting Shed (gift shop) to the swinging chair overlooking the river. - 15 min. drive
Exceptional quality food with stunning views of the waterfalls in the panoramic dining room. Take a walk outside and take pictures of the beautiful falls.
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glass – wine. bar. kitchen
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Exceptional quality food with stunning views of the waterfalls in the panoramic dining room. Take a walk outside and take pictures of the beautiful falls.
For those hot summer days- Local homemade ice cream shop!
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Coutts Ice Cream
2575 Old Route 6
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For those hot summer days- Local homemade ice cream shop!
Great food- Many excellent burger options!
Hawley Burger Company
2503 US-6
Great food- Many excellent burger options!
One of the best restaurants in Hawley. Real elegant and authentic Italian cuisine. Tip-Their midweek special before 5:30 is $25 for Appetizer, salad, entree, dessert and coffee - 15 min. drive
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The Ridge Restaurant @ The Hotel Belvidere
330 Main Ave
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One of the best restaurants in Hawley. Real elegant and authentic Italian cuisine. Tip-Their midweek special before 5:30 is $25 for Appetizer, salad, entree, dessert and coffee - 15 min. drive
Wineries & Breweries
For wine and beer lovers- Take a tour of all that the Poconos wineries and breweries. -20 min
A historical brewery that dates back to the 1800's. Great selection of seasonal beers and a good variety of food on the menu.
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Irving Cliff Brewery
2 Chapel St
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A historical brewery that dates back to the 1800's. Great selection of seasonal beers and a good variety of food on the menu.
Great food, great craft beer with a cool laid back atmosphere and family friendly. - 10 min. drive
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Wallenpaupack Brewing Company
73 Welwood Ave
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Great food, great craft beer with a cool laid back atmosphere and family friendly. - 10 min. drive
A favorite spot with unique beers and great pizza. -20 min drive
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Here & Now Brewing Company
645 Main St
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A favorite spot with unique beers and great pizza. -20 min drive
Try their wine and brick oven pizza! - 20 min. drive
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Sorrenti Cherry Valley Vineyard
130 Lower Cherry Valley Road
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Try their wine and brick oven pizza! - 20 min. drive
Great winery with friendly atmosphere that blends tradition, scenic ambiance, beautifully crafted artisanal wines to create a memorable wine tasting experience in a family-like surrounding. - 5 min. drive
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Three Hammers Winery
877 Welcome Lake Rd
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Great winery with friendly atmosphere that blends tradition, scenic ambiance, beautifully crafted artisanal wines to create a memorable wine tasting experience in a family-like surrounding. - 5 min. drive
Grocery & Convenient Stores
One stop shopping- anything you need may need or forgot to pack at a low price! - 20 min. drive
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Walmart Supercenter
723A Old Willow Avenue
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One stop shopping- anything you need may need or forgot to pack at a low price! - 20 min. drive
Large supermarket similar to Whole Foods. Has gluten free, dairy free and organic food options. - 20 min. drive
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Weis Markets
1199 Texas Palmyra Highway
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Large supermarket similar to Whole Foods. Has gluten free, dairy free and organic food options. - 20 min. drive
Right down the road is The Marketplace which offers a full service deli counter where you can have sandwiches and subs made to order along with deli salads or grab a cup of soup. They also offer fresh baked goods from the Woodloch Bakery, bottled drinks, chips and other snacks. In case you need milk or eggs, the Country Store has that covered too.
The Market at Woodloch
1623 PA-590
Right down the road is The Marketplace which offers a full service deli counter where you can have sandwiches and subs made to order along with deli salads or grab a cup of soup. They also offer fresh baked goods from the Woodloch Bakery, bottled drinks, chips and other snacks. In case you need milk or eggs, the Country Store has that covered too.
Relaxing/ low key Activities
Need a relaxing spa day? Look no further! Ranked as one of the top spas in the nation- This place is amazing. Book a treatment and receive full access to the spa facilities, which include: multiple hot tubs (including an outdoor infinity hot tub), eucalyptus steam room, sauna, pool, etc. You could easily spend the entire day here. Day passes are also available if you just want to use their facilities. - 5 min. drive
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The Lodge at Woodloch
109 River Birch Lane
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Need a relaxing spa day? Look no further! Ranked as one of the top spas in the nation- This place is amazing. Book a treatment and receive full access to the spa facilities, which include: multiple hot tubs (including an outdoor infinity hot tub), eucalyptus steam room, sauna, pool, etc. You could easily spend the entire day here. Day passes are also available if you just want to use their facilities. - 5 min. drive
Guys day out right in our very own backyard- Beautiful 18 hole championship golf course.
The Country Club at Woodloch Springs
732 Woodloch Dr
Guys day out right in our very own backyard- Beautiful 18 hole championship golf course.
Historical Sites, Arts & Culture
Bethel Woods is a major musical venue, drawing visitors from near and far. Located in Bethel, NY on the site of the 1969 Woodstock concert, Bethel Woods hosts a wide array of musical acts in its stadium sized Pavilion, with additional lawn seating, and its theater sized Event Gallery, located in the main building adjacent to the Woodstock Museum. In the fall, the harvest festivals, and craft beer and wine festivals, are also a popular draw.
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Bethel Woods Center for the Arts
200 Hurd Road
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Bethel Woods is a major musical venue, drawing visitors from near and far. Located in Bethel, NY on the site of the 1969 Woodstock concert, Bethel Woods hosts a wide array of musical acts in its stadium sized Pavilion, with additional lawn seating, and its theater sized Event Gallery, located in the main building adjacent to the Woodstock Museum. In the fall, the harvest festivals, and craft beer and wine festivals, are also a popular draw.
Costumed interpreters discuss & demonstrate the daily lives of the first European settlers in the Upper Delaware River Valley and their place in local and early American Revolutionary War history. Blacksmithing, candle making, farming, cabin keeping, musketry, and more. Special events held each weekend. - 30 min. drive
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Fort Delaware Museum
6615 New York 97
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Costumed interpreters discuss & demonstrate the daily lives of the first European settlers in the Upper Delaware River Valley and their place in local and early American Revolutionary War history. Blacksmithing, candle making, farming, cabin keeping, musketry, and more. Special events held each weekend. - 30 min. drive
It is one of the best place to see the history of glass blowing in America. Beautiful grounds and hiking trail. -10 min. drive
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Dorflinger Glass Museum
37 Suydam Drive
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It is one of the best place to see the history of glass blowing in America. Beautiful grounds and hiking trail. -10 min. drive
Check out this historic museum in Milford, PA a 40 min. drive.
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The Columns Museum of the Pike County Historical Society
608 Broad Street
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Check out this historic museum in Milford, PA a 40 min. drive.