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Guidebook for Lakewood

Jim

Guidebook for Lakewood

Parks & Nature
Public fishing permitted from shore or non-motorized watercraft. Some hiking. Check with us if interested in kayaking or canoeing on this large lake (275 acres). We are working to provide related services during the summer of 2019
Belmont Lake Dam
Public fishing permitted from shore or non-motorized watercraft. Some hiking. Check with us if interested in kayaking or canoeing on this large lake (275 acres). We are working to provide related services during the summer of 2019
Part of the local Rails-to-Trail system, this trail is nearby the chalet. It's about a mile hike to the trail from cottage. The trail can be accessed directly from The Lakewood Lodge and Restaurant. This trail is used for hiking, mountain biking, ATV riding, snowmobiling, cross country skiing.
O&W Trail
Part of the local Rails-to-Trail system, this trail is nearby the chalet. It's about a mile hike to the trail from cottage. The trail can be accessed directly from The Lakewood Lodge and Restaurant. This trail is used for hiking, mountain biking, ATV riding, snowmobiling, cross country skiing.
We are closest to the East and West branches of the Delaware River, which are trophy trout streams with active fly fishing. Guided trips available locally. The River is also great for rafting, tubing, kayaking and canoeing. If you'd like detailed information, call or write Jim.
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Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River
274 River Road
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We are closest to the East and West branches of the Delaware River, which are trophy trout streams with active fly fishing. Guided trips available locally. The River is also great for rafting, tubing, kayaking and canoeing. If you'd like detailed information, call or write Jim.
Great hiking trail that had major portions recently resurfaced for hiking and biking. No motorized vehicles allowed on this trail. During the winter it becomes part of the Nep Sno-trails system that is a 200+ mile snowmobile trail.
D&H Rail Trail rest stop
Great hiking trail that had major portions recently resurfaced for hiking and biking. No motorized vehicles allowed on this trail. During the winter it becomes part of the Nep Sno-trails system that is a 200+ mile snowmobile trail.
Forest City trail head.
D&H Trail
Forest City trail head.
The D&H and O&W trails meet here
Stillwater Reservoir Dam
The D&H and O&W trails meet here
Moderate hike up a steep hill to Jensen's Ledges, which offer beautiful views of the Upper Delaware. https://delawareriver.natgeotourism.com/content/bouchoux-trail-jensen-rsquo-s-ledges/dele8dadcbca8f3190f3 Approximately 40 minutes from cabin.
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Bouchoux Trailhead (Jensen's Ledges)
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Moderate hike up a steep hill to Jensen's Ledges, which offer beautiful views of the Upper Delaware. https://delawareriver.natgeotourism.com/content/bouchoux-trail-jensen-rsquo-s-ledges/dele8dadcbca8f3190f3 Approximately 40 minutes from cabin.
The Finger Lakes Trail traverses the entire southern tier of New York State. This map marker is further than the closer trailhead we use at the western end of the Cannonsville Reservoir. This is at the intersection of Routes 268 and 10, approximately 40 minutes from the cabin.
Finger Lakes Trail
The Finger Lakes Trail traverses the entire southern tier of New York State. This map marker is further than the closer trailhead we use at the western end of the Cannonsville Reservoir. This is at the intersection of Routes 268 and 10, approximately 40 minutes from the cabin.
Food Scene
Close by restaurant with great food and beverages. Live music on Friday nights. Menu is casual and fine dining, children welcome. Large outdoor dining pavilion with mountain views is a special experience during the warmer months. 3 miles from cabin.
Lakewood Lodge
1440 Crosstown Hwy
Close by restaurant with great food and beverages. Live music on Friday nights. Menu is casual and fine dining, children welcome. Large outdoor dining pavilion with mountain views is a special experience during the warmer months. 3 miles from cabin.
Entertainment & Activities
Great skiing, we think the best in Pennsylvania. It's a diverse mountain with a 1,000 ft. vertical drop. Has a beginners slope, ski instructors available, snow board terrain park, and a very good mix of beginner, intermediate and expert slopes. https://www.elkskier.com/ Approximately 20 minutes from cabin.
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Elk Mountain Ski Resort
344 Elk Mountain Road
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Great skiing, we think the best in Pennsylvania. It's a diverse mountain with a 1,000 ft. vertical drop. Has a beginners slope, ski instructors available, snow board terrain park, and a very good mix of beginner, intermediate and expert slopes. https://www.elkskier.com/ Approximately 20 minutes from cabin.
Closest 9 hole golf course, 5 minutes from cabin. The next closest is Memorial Links Golf course, a 9 hole in Pleasant Mount, approximately 20 minutes away.
Lake Lorain Golf Course
60 Lake Lorain Road
Closest 9 hole golf course, 5 minutes from cabin. The next closest is Memorial Links Golf course, a 9 hole in Pleasant Mount, approximately 20 minutes away.
Regional animal park, located outside of Hamlin, PA. Located approximately 1 hour from cabin http://www.clawsnpaws.com/
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Claws 'N' Paws Wild Animal Park
1475 Ledgedale Road
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Regional animal park, located outside of Hamlin, PA. Located approximately 1 hour from cabin http://www.clawsnpaws.com/
Located approximately 1 hour from cabin https://rossparkzoo.com/
Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park
185 Park Ave
Located approximately 1 hour from cabin https://rossparkzoo.com/
On the Upper Delaware River, kayaking canoeing, tubing, rafting, paintball, zip lining. kittatinny.com Approximately 1 hour from cabin https://kittatinny.com/
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Kittatinny Canoes - Barryville Campground & Adventure Center
3854 New York 97
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On the Upper Delaware River, kayaking canoeing, tubing, rafting, paintball, zip lining. kittatinny.com Approximately 1 hour from cabin https://kittatinny.com/
Rafting, tubing, kayaking, canoeing on the Delaware River. Approximately 1 hour from cabin. https://landersrivertrips.com/
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Lander's River Trips
5961 New York 97
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Rafting, tubing, kayaking, canoeing on the Delaware River. Approximately 1 hour from cabin. https://landersrivertrips.com/
Horseback riding. http://happytrailsriding.com Approximately 35 minutes from cabin
happytrails stables
648 Honesdale Rd
Horseback riding. http://happytrailsriding.com Approximately 35 minutes from cabin
Casino https://mohegansunpocono.com/ Approximately 1 hour from cabin
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Mohegan Sun Pocono
1280 Pennsylvania 315
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Casino https://mohegansunpocono.com/ Approximately 1 hour from cabin
Minor League baseball (Yankees) Approximately 1 hour from cabin https://www.milb.com/scranton-wb/
PNC Field - Scranton Wilkes-Barre RailRiders
235 Montage Mountain Rd
Minor League baseball (Yankees) Approximately 1 hour from cabin https://www.milb.com/scranton-wb/
Approximately 1 hour from cabin
Regal Dickson City & IMAX
3909 Commerce Boulevard
Approximately 1 hour from cabin
Approximately 1 hour from cabin.
Regal Cinemas Binghamton 12
900 Front St
Approximately 1 hour from cabin.
Live music venue. https://thecooperageproject.org/ Approximately 30 minutes from cabin, in Honesdale.
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The Cooperage Project
1030 Main Street
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Live music venue. https://thecooperageproject.org/ Approximately 30 minutes from cabin, in Honesdale.
Arts & Culture
This is onsite and dedicated to the original venue for the Woodstock Music Festival. Awesome museum with a beautiful, modern amphitheater. Many national acts play here and its worth a half day to go see the museum. Check their website for hours as they are seasonal. It's approximately a 1 hour drive from the cabin. https://www.bethelwoodscenter.org/
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Bethel Woods Center for the Arts
200 Hurd Road
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This is onsite and dedicated to the original venue for the Woodstock Music Festival. Awesome museum with a beautiful, modern amphitheater. Many national acts play here and its worth a half day to go see the museum. Check their website for hours as they are seasonal. It's approximately a 1 hour drive from the cabin. https://www.bethelwoodscenter.org/
Shopping
This is our historical county seat. The first steam locomotive in the United States, the Stourbridge, ran here. Rich in history, nice shops, train rides, farmers market and other activities. There's a summer concert series in the town square during summer months. Honesdale is approximately one half hour from the cabin.
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Honesdale
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This is our historical county seat. The first steam locomotive in the United States, the Stourbridge, ran here. Rich in history, nice shops, train rides, farmers market and other activities. There's a summer concert series in the town square during summer months. Honesdale is approximately one half hour from the cabin.
Essentials
Tops
16 W Main St
Coin Laundromat
135 Wheeler St
Hancock Liquor Store Inc
27 West Main Street
Market with Gas Station
Preston Country Market
Market with Gas Station
Has gas pumps, deli, tavern. Approximately 15 minutes from cabin, and on the way to Elk Mountain Ski Resort
Arlo's Country Store
10340 Pennsylvania 171
Has gas pumps, deli, tavern. Approximately 15 minutes from cabin, and on the way to Elk Mountain Ski Resort
Sightseeing
This is a tour of a real coal mine, using the very rails that were used to transport coal out of the mine. A great place to go on a hot summer day! It's located approximately 1 hour from the cabin.
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Lackawanna Coal Mine Tour
1 Bald Mountain Road
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This is a tour of a real coal mine, using the very rails that were used to transport coal out of the mine. A great place to go on a hot summer day! It's located approximately 1 hour from the cabin.
Historic railroad with scenic train rides. Best to check their website for schedule, hours, reservations: https://www.thestourbridgeline.net/
Stourbridge Railroad Co
100 4th St
Historic railroad with scenic train rides. Best to check their website for schedule, hours, reservations: https://www.thestourbridgeline.net/
National historical railroad museum with train rides https://www.nps.gov/stea/index.htm Approximately 1 hour from cabin
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Steamtown National Historic Site
150 Lackawanna Ave at Cliff St
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National historical railroad museum with train rides https://www.nps.gov/stea/index.htm Approximately 1 hour from cabin