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Pocono Mountains Podcast

Pocono Mountains Podcast

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Your guide to the exciting things to see and do in the pristine Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania. Everything from the history of the region which encompasses 2,400 square miles (bigger than the state of Delaware!) to the newest fun indoors and outdoors just a short drive from NYC, Philadelphia, Washington D.C. and Baltimore.

Join host Jim Hamill for some conversations with the people who make us all #PoconoProud.
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Pocono Mountains Magazine - August 2022
This month on Pocono Mountains Magazine: Jim highlights the big expansion at Great Wolf Lodge (hint: more lodging and slides!), experiences Dream on the Farm from the performing arts group Farm Arts Collective, and takes on two more signature golf holes at the historic Shawnee Inn & Golf Resort and Split Rock Golf Club. Brianna checks out the new glamping spot Camptel Poconos, boards Pocono Historic Trolley Tour at its new home at The Castle Inn for a ride through Delaware Water Gap, tours St. Mark's Episcopal Church in Jim Thorpe and recounts the historic survival story of a cabin that withstood the floodwaters in 1955, plus shares the goals of the Pocono Mountains Community Food Fest Fundraiser in September.
52:10
August 08, 2022
Pocono Mountains Community Fundraiser
Season 2, Episode 17 - Nonprofits are a big part of the Pocono Mountains and there is one big way everyone can help give a helping hand to those in need during an event in September. The Pocono Mountains Community Fundraiser set for September 14th at Mount Airy Casino Resort. The fundraiser got its start in 2004 and has become ever-more important to the charities that help so many in the Pocono Mountains every day. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
21:48
August 03, 2022
Explore the Pocono Mountains at Pocono Raceway
Season 2, Episode 16 - It was another great NASCAR race weekend at the historic Pocono Raceway at Long Pond. Three days of racing including the Xfinity Series race, Explore the Pocono Mountains 225. We had a Pocono Television Network crew there to cover all the action for families and fans during the day and we wanted to share more about the "Tricky Triangle." The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
15:48
July 27, 2022
Dream on the Farm in the Pocono Mountains
Season 2, Episode 15 - Each summer, an organic farm in the Poconos is transformed into a stage for a decade-long performance entitled Dream on the Farm. Learn why Farm Arts Collective is performing a new chapter each year to bring attention to the climate crisis. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
16:15
July 20, 2022
Lake Wallenpaupack in the Pocono Mountains
Season 2, Episode 14 - Lake days are calling! Lake Wallenpaupack is the 3rd largest man-made lake in Pennsylvania and has been bringing visitors to the Poconos for swimming, boating, camping and tons more! Brianna Strunk hopped aboard Wallenpaupack Scenic Boat Tours and spoke with the captain and owner for this episode. Watch the entire story on PTN too! The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
16:21
July 13, 2022
Pocono Mountains Magazine - July 2022
This month on Pocono Mountains Magazine: Jim hits "The Tricky Triangle" for a tour of Pocono Raceway ahead of NASCAR Weekend July 22-24, tests out the new Pocono Beverage Trail app at Three Hammers Winery and Here & Now Brewing Company, and shares updates from fairs and festivals on tap this season. Plus, he discusses America 250 PA with champions of local history at Grey Towers National Historic Site. Christina goes glamping at Blue Mountain Resort, and Brianna visits with butterflies at Bear Mountain Butterfly Sanctuary, takes a tour of Lake Wallenpaupack on Wallenpaupack Scenic Boat Tours, and finds out what’s new at Camelback Mountain this year!
51:10
July 04, 2022
America 250 PA and the Pocono Mountains
Season 2, Episode 13 - We've said it before, we'll say it again, the Poconos is steeped in history and 2026 will be an historic year! Jim Hamill sat down with America 250 PA at Grey Towers National Historic Site and two representatives leading the charge in Monroe and Pike counties for the semiquincentennial! The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
19:25
June 29, 2022
Juneteenth in the Pocono Mountains
Season 2, Episode 12 - The Poconos is steeped in history and this week our region celebrates, having held events commemorating Juneteenth which is being recognized as a federal holiday for the first time. Listen in on a conversation between leaders in the Pocono community about the holiday and its significance. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
16:45
June 22, 2022
Festivals in the Pocono Mountains
Season 2, Episode 11: It’s festival time in the Poconos. Each summer we welcome the return of the county fairs and festivals that make visiting the Poconos so special. That includes the first ever Honey and Blueberry Festival over several weekends starting this month at Equestrian House. Brianna sits down with the owner to learn all about the operation. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
30:04
June 15, 2022
Pocono Mountains Magazine - June 2022
This month on Pocono Mountains Magazine: Brianna showcases Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC) in its 50th year, previews sweet festivals that are abuzz at Equestrian House and updates us where the Snowmen of Stroudsburg ended up. Christina camps out at Mt. Nebo for Pride Month and Chris talks Juneteenth at a historic church in Stroudsburg. Jim visits Mountain View Vineyard to scope out all the new things on the Pocono Beverage Trail, updates the economic outlook for all four Pocono counties and hits two more signature golf holes at Skytop Lodge and Paupack Hills. Follow Jim and Brianna on Pocono Television Network for more great stories on the Pocono Mountains. Thanks to sponsors St. Luke's University Health Network, East Stroudsburg University and Lehigh Valley Health Network. Watch on PoconoTelevision.com, PTN (Channel 734 on Blue Ridge Cable), Roku, FireTV and YouTube!
51:20
June 06, 2022
Talking Tourism in the Pocono Mountains
Season 2, Episode 10 - Tourism is the lifeblood of the four-county region in northeastern Pennsylvania. This year, the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau celebrated National Travel & Tourism Week by hosting a Tourism Day Summit at Kalahari Resorts & Conventions touting the successful programs and approaches to marketing visitation throughout four seasons in the Poconos. President/CEO Chris Barrett and Executive Vice President/CMO Brian Bossuyt share insights into the future outlook and trends in tourism marketing as well as social media. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
51:02
June 01, 2022
Water Safety in the Pocono Mountains
Season 2, Episode 9 - Whether you're swimming, kayaking, canoeing, boating or enjoying other forms of water recreation in the Poconos this summer, suit up to protect yourself and loved ones from drowning. Wear that life jacket and follow these other water safety tips from National Park Service rangers, PA Fish & Boat officials and first responders in the Pocono Mountains. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
19:33
May 25, 2022
Flashback to Monroe County History in the Poconos
Season 2, Episode 8 - Flashback to S1E11 - Monroe County has a rich history on display including Stroud Mansion in downtown Stroudsburg, Pocono Indian Museum dedicated to the Delaware Native American and Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm, a 19th century Pennsylvania German farmstead. Go along with Chris Barrett and Ashley Brooks as they meet the stewards of these historic locations and learns about the legacies that live on today in the Pocono Mountains. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
25:57
May 18, 2022
Foodies Guide to the Pocono Mountains
Season 2, Episode 7 - Time to dine! We are visiting some of the foodie hot spots in the Pocono Mountains including Native Honesdale, Tom Quick Inn in Milford, Del Tacos and Los Tres Amigos for Cinco de Mayo, plus a Pocono Mountains Podcast Extra with our friends from Philly Live! The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
17:16
May 11, 2022
Pocono Mountains Magazine - May 2022
This month on Pocono Mountains Magazine: Brianna reports from the big Margaritaville announcement, sharing what it means for the Poconos and why staying midweek in the mountains makes sense; she also welcomes a steam locomotive to Jim Thorpe’s historic tracks. Christina learns all about jazz at the iconic Deer Head Inn. Jim interviews a mother/daughter gardening duo at Woodloch Resort, tees off on two of the Poconos’ signature golf holes, learns about water safety and why life jackets save lives, plus joins hundreds of volunteers to Pick Up the Poconos for Earth Day.
50:30
May 02, 2022
Golf Traditions in the Pocono Mountains
Season 2, Episode 6 - We tee up some conversation with golf guru Greg Wall at the historic Pocono Manor Golf Course and go down memory lane to recount the big names who played the course and how it could fit into the planned Margaritaville Resort! Get the 2022 Golf-A-Round Card today! The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
20:38
April 27, 2022
Flashback to Delaware Water Gap in the Pocono Mountains
Season 2, Episode 5  - Flashback to Episode 7 - Fresh off the announcement for Margaritaville Resort Village Pocono Mountains, learn all about Delaware Water Gap located in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania, from history professor Dr. Martin Wilson. For generations, Delaware Water Gap has been making visitors feel at home. A host of hiking, kayaking, and rafting adventures, a vibrant jazz scene, historic inns, and family-friendly camping await at the Gateway to the Poconos.  The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
31:11
April 20, 2022
Behind the Scenes at Wallenpaupack Brewing Company
Season 2, Episode 4 - From dishwasher to assistant brewer, John Conklin is one of the key ingredients at Wallenpaupack Brewing Company. Spend some time with the brewers at the award-winning craft brew operation near the Big Lake for this adventure on the Pocono Beverage Trail. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
30:27
April 13, 2022
Pocono Mountains Magazine - April 2022
This month on Pocono Mountains Magazine: Brianna is on site as Great Wolf Lodge unveils big expansion plans including new Woodland Villas. She also discovers 13 miles of trails at Lehigh Gap Nature Center and talks ticks with the folks at East Stroudsburg University. Christina serves up some Latin dishes for Easter. Jim chows down at the newest restaurant at Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, talks to kids about Earth Day and the importance of Pick Up the Poconos plus goes behind the scenes at Wallenpaupack Brewing Company and introduces us to Wayne Tomorrow!  Discover more from Pocono Television Network.
50:45
April 04, 2022
PA Tick Testing Lab in the Pocono Mountains
Season 2, Episode 3 - It is now spring and with it will come warmer weather thankfully! While there is plenty to enjoy, there is also a word of caution to residents and visitors alike to be vigilant when it comes to the outdoors and ticks. Learn about the amazing program in place at East Stroudsburg University that handles testing of those ticks. Brianna Strunk sat down at the campus of East Stroudsburg with the people who make the Pennsylvania Tick Testing Laboratory function as a resource for everyone in the Poconos and beyond.
18:12
March 30, 2022
Cinco Niños at Kalahari in the Pocono Mountains
Season 2, Episode 2 - Kalahari Resorts and Conventions invites you to experience its newest signature restaurant, Cinco Niños. The restaurant features made-from-scratch Mexican cuisine and offers the largest selection of tequila and mezcal in the Pocono Mountains. Plus, Chris chews the fat with the guys at Double Cut. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
14:07
March 23, 2022
Flashback to Jim Thorpe, PA in the Pocono Mountains
Season 2, Episode 1 - Learn all about Jim Thorpe the town and the man! Jim Thorpe is located in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania, a charming destination and wonderful place to call home. Brianna also took a trip along the D&L Trail on two wheels starting in Jim Thorpe and heading out several miles along the Lehigh River. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
22:17
March 16, 2022
Pocono Mountains Magazine - March 2022
This month on Pocono Mountains Magazine: Jim gives a tour of the new and improved PoconoMountains.com, attempts to ski all six resorts in one day and previews the opening day of trout season by visiting a historic fish hatchery in the Poconos. Brianna goes snowshoeing with Naturfi, taps maple trees for syrup season in Wayne County and goes back in time in Lansford to see what the future holds for a historic train station. Brianna also features the Pocono Mountains United Way's Miracle Meals program helping frontline workers and local restaurants. Finally, Christina Luna experiences Skirmish Paintball, the biggest paintball fields in the country!!! Thanks to sponsors St. Luke's University Health Network, East Stroudsburg University and Lehigh Valley Health Network. Watch on PoconoTelevision.com, PTN (Channel 734 on Blue Ridge Cable), Roku, FireTV and YouTube!
49:01
March 07, 2022
Making Maple Syrup in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 46 - Spring is in the air as we head into March in the Pocono Mountains. Brianna heads out to visit some maple producers in Wayne County ahead of open houses being held at those operations this month. Enjoy some sweet discussion about how maple syrup is made here in the Poconos each season! The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
19:52
March 02, 2022
Miracle Meals in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 45 - Miracle Meals for Miracle Workers is a new effort from the Pocono Mountains United Way and the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau to support local restaurants while showing appreciation to workers serving in healthcare professions. Plus, an upcoming virtual telethon for Big Brothers Big Sisters of NEPA, two charitable causes near and dear to the heart of the Poconos. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
26:26
February 23, 2022
Wayne Tomorrow! in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 44 - The Pocono Mountains is comprised of four counties each with distinct characteristics and initiatives. In Wayne County, Wayne Tomorrow! brings together people and organizations from around the county to work together to cultivate a vibrant future. Learn how collaboration has spurred several major projects that will benefit the quality of life for everyone in Wayne County. Visit WayneTomorrow.com to learn more. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
22:30
February 16, 2022
Pocono People - From Lifeguard to Corporate Sales at Woodloch
Episode 43 - There are few resorts more iconic to the Pocono Mountains than Woodloch Resort. The multi-generational family-run all-inclusive resort ticks because of the many people who work to make the experience what it is. One of those dedicated employees is Matt Butler. Butler has been at Woodloch since 2004 when he started out as a lifeguard then worked his way up to corporate sales. We also feature one of the aspiring hospitality workers who interned at Woodloch while a student at East Stroudsburg University. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
28:15
February 09, 2022
Jim Thorpe All-American on Pocono Television Network
Episode 42 - Pocono Television Network will show the 1951 film about the legendary Olympian and founder of the NFL for whom the town of Jim Thorpe is named. Author and film historian John DiLeo from Milford joins us to discuss the classic film and we hear from John Thorpe, Jim Thorpe's grandson. Burt Lancaster stars as legendary athlete Jim Thorpe who rises from poverty on a Native American reservation to graduate from college and win more gold medals than any other athlete in the 1912 Olympics. Where to watch: Blue Ridge Cable 734 Service Electric Cable - Lehigh Valley 189 Service Electric Cable – Wilkes-Barre 192 RCN – Philadelphia 41 Comcast - State College 190 & 1097* WDPN 2.8 in Philadelphia When to watch: Sunday, February 6, 2022 at 8 p.m. (repeat 10 p.m.) Tuesday, February 8, 2022 at 8 p.m. (repeat 10 p.m.) Sunday, February 20, 2022 at 10 a.m. (repeat 8 p.m.) *Tuesday only The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
29:48
February 02, 2022
The Frogtown Chophouse in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 41 - Looking for an amazing dining experience with top-rate cocktails and delicious menu items? Look no further than The Frogtown Chophouse in Swiftwater. Jim sits down with two of the key ingredients of the operation plus a few extras along the way. Also, check out their podcast Restaurant 360.  The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
37:59
January 26, 2022
Spas in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 40 - The Poconos has some of the best spas around. From the Lodge at Woodloch to Spa Kalahari to The Spa at Mount Airy, three of the many great ways to rejuvenate and recharge both mind and body. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
15:21
January 20, 2022
Skiing & Snowboarding in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 39 - January in the Pocono Mountains means skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing! The Poconos is home to six resorts that offer everything you need from lessons to great trails and conditions! Join Jim and Brianna as they visit Jack Frost Mountain, Big Boulder Ski Area, Ski Big Bear at Masthope Mountain, Shawnee Mountain Ski Area, Camelback Mountain Resort and Blue Mountain Resort.  The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
15:35
January 13, 2022
Pocono Mountains Magazine - January 2022
This Month on Pocono Mountains Magazine: Jim Hamill gets on the slopes to learn how to snowboard at Jack Frost - Big Boulder, finds out what's new at Ski Big Bear at Masthope Mountain, takes his daughter for a day at Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, gets a sneak peek of the future home of Jam Room Brewing Company and discusses national mentoring month with a pair who have been matched up through Big Brothers Big Sisters of NEPA. Brianna shows us what makes Mount Pocono a cool town, takes a look into outer space at the planetarium at East Stroudsburg University and celebrates 100 years of the Monroe County Historical Association. Christina Luna also gets the full spa treatment at the Lodge at Woodloch. Follow Jim and Brianna on Pocono Television Network for more great stories on the Pocono Mountains. Thanks to sponsors St. Luke's University Health Network, East Stroudsburg University and Lehigh Valley Health Network. Watch on PoconoTelevision.com, PTN (Channel 734 on Blue Ridge Cable), Roku, FireTV and YouTube!
50:45
January 03, 2022
Best of 2021 in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 38 - It's the last episode of 2021 so we wanted to look back at the best of the year that was. From a sit-down with Mr. Pocono, Bob Uguccioni, to sampling the sweets at Moka Origins to providing a respite for thru hikers on the Appalachian Trail, Pocono Mountains Podcast had a little bit of everything for our listeners. Happy New Year! The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
51:57
December 29, 2021
Storytelling in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 37 - Introducing you to the people who make the Poconos a great place to live or visit! This episode features Brianna Strunk, one of the hosts of Pocono Television Network and Pocono Mountains Magazine as well as Tom Gregory who shoots video and edits alongside Brianna. The duo has been working together for years and it shows!  The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
22:27
December 22, 2021
Snowmaking in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 36 - Ski season is upon us and all six of the resorts in the Poconos are open or opening for the season thanks to their ability to make snow when Mother Nature doesn't provide the white stuff! Jim Hamill meets one of the crew members at Big Boulder Ski Area where snowmaking was pioneered nearly a century ago. Then Brianna Strunk learns to ski at Shawnee Mountain Ski Area. Finally, Zoey Gregory gets a snowboard lesson at Ski Big Bear at Masthope Mountain. Head to PoconoSki.com for more! The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 2,400 square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Networkstreaming live 24/7.
19:33
December 16, 2021
Pocono Mountains Magazine - December 2021
This Month on Pocono Mountains Magazine: Brianna Strunk previews the ski and snowboard season at 3 of the 6 Pocono resorts (Blue Mountain Resort, Shawnee Mountain Ski Area and Camelback Mountain), welcomes the return of an additional adventure at Great Wolf Lodge, and showcases the Snowmen of Stroudsburg back for another season. Christina explores part of the Poconos on horseback at Happy Trails Stables Waymart. Jim Hamill was there for the unveiling of a historical marker for the home of Winter Wonderland - the famous tune written by a Honesdale native, explores the newest outdoor hiking spot at the Van Scott Nature Reserve - home to Delaware Highlands Conservancy, visits a nonprofit making a difference at The Cooperage Project and discusses charitable giving this holiday season with the Salvation Army in East Stroudsburg and the Michael G. Stanton Shower for Charity in Honesdale. Follow Jim and Brianna on Pocono Television Network for more great stories on the Pocono Mountains. Thanks to sponsors St. Luke's University Health Network, East Stroudsburg University and Lehigh Valley Health Network. Watch on PoconoTelevision.com, PTN (Channel 734 on Blue Ridge Cable), Roku, FireTV and YouTube!
51:37
December 06, 2021
Holidays in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 35 - The holidays are here! It's a special time of year for so many celebrating the season and especially across the Poconos where there are numerous traditions including crèches at Shawnee Inn & Golf Resort, Snowmen of Stroudsburg plus many others. Listen to what makes the holiday season warm and bright from shopping small to the Hispanic traditions with host Jim Hamill! The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 2,400 square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
14:16
December 01, 2021
Giving Thanks in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 34 - This is the season of thanks and giving is also a major part of the upcoming holidays and we are so very fortunate to have many organizations and selfless, caring people across the Poconos which step up their game this time of the year. From charities including the Salvation Army and Michael G. Stanton with Bold Gold Media who showers outside in the freezing cold every December to raise money to help kids. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 2,400 square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Networkstreaming live 24/7.
23:26
November 24, 2021
Black & Brass in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 33 - Another fantastic company serving amazing coffee products in the Poconos in Black & Brass Coffee Roasting Company in Honesdale. We meet the owner, Travis Rivera and learn all about his passion for coffee as well as what makes Honesdale a great place to spend the day! The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 2,400 square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Networkstreaming live 24/7.
29:29
November 17, 2021
Pocono Mountains Magazine - November 2021
This month on Pocono Mountains Magazine: Brianna Strunk goes sky-high with Pocono Helitours, meets some new friends at Pohopoco Creek Alpacas, and heads out on the town shopping for #SmallBusinessSaturday! Jim Hamill shares a lesson on short-term rentals, visits another new hotel (Hotel Darby on the Delaware River), and highlights big changes in Milford with a new owner of The Milford Theater and other landmark properties. Christina Luna ventures onto the stunning and historic Race Street in #JimThorpe, and Chris Barrett discusses the importance of diversity, equity, and inclusion with community leaders. Thanks to sponsors St. Luke's University Health Network, East Stroudsburg University and Lehigh Valley Health Network. Watch on PoconoTelevision.com, PTN (Channel 734 on Blue Ridge Cable), Roku, FireTV and YouTube!
50:50
November 08, 2021
The Milford Theater - A Pocono Treasure
Episode 32 - The historic Milford Theater has reopened under new ownership, but that's not all the new owners have in store for the charming Poconos town. Find out all about the plans for the theater, its programming and much more! The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
16:32
November 03, 2021
People in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 31 - Introducing you to the people who make the Poconos a great place to live or visit! This episode features Jane Kohler, one of the smiling faces at the Jim Thorpe Visitors Center. Also, Brianna takes a ride with the Jim Thorpe Trolley Company. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
20:44
October 27, 2021
Halloween in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 30 - Halloween is a great time to experience some frightening fun in the Poconos! From the Candle Shoppe of the Poconos which has a haunted past, to Hotel of Horror and the Old Jail Museum in Jim Thorpe as well as Pocono Axe Works and Trapdoor Escape Rooms, there is no shortage of October haunts to visit! The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
23:14
October 20, 2021
Moka Origins in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 29 - The Poconos is known for many things: the outdoors, resorts, charming towns and so much more. Some of the best chocolate is made right here in the Pocono Mountains at Moka Origins. The bean-to-bar chocolate maker and coffee roaster is also on the campus of the Himalayan Institute which is highly regarded for its yoga, meditation and wellness retreat.  The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 2,400 square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
24:55
October 13, 2021
Pocono Mountains Magazine - October 2021
This month on Pocono Mountains Magazine: Brianna tours Jim Thorpe aboard Jim Thorpe Trolley Company to take in the fall foliage, goes on a picnic with Pocono Picnic, spooks us all with the The Candle Shoppe of the Poconos and discusses breast cancer awareness with Lehigh Valley Health Network. Christina Luna shows us the fun celebration of Hispanic heritage during Pocono Latin Fest. Jim tours The Rex Hotel in Promised Land, tees off at The Wake Zone - Indoor Golf + Taproom and samples some delicious treats at Moka Origins!!! Thanks to sponsors St. Luke's University Health Network, East Stroudsburg University and Lehigh Valley Health Network. Watch on PoconoTelevision.com, PTN (Channel 734 on Blue Ridge Cable), Roku, FireTV and YouTube!
50:45
October 04, 2021
Hispanic Heritage in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 28 - Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated each year in the Poconos and Jim Hamill introduces us to those with FLETCHA and Christina Luna visits Latin Fest and Inti Cuisine.  The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 2,400 square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
17:24
September 29, 2021
Fall in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 27 - Fall has arrived in the Poconos and there are plenty of things to do while you bask in the vibrant fall foliage including Carbon County Oktoberfest, Jim Thorpe Fall Foliage Festival, Pocono Slingshot Rentals, Hotel of Horror and desaki to top it all off! There are lots of ways to experience fall, just read the blog! The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
20:21
September 22, 2021
Train Excursions in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 26 - The railroad has a long history in the Poconos and continues to this day with two fantastic excursion trains operating throughout the year; The Stourbridge Line in Honesdale and the Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway in Jim Thorpe. Go along with Jim, Chris and Ashley as they meet the conductors and share what you can experience during the fall foliage season and beyond! The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
19:05
September 15, 2021
Pocono Mountains Magazine - September 2021
This month on Pocono Mountains Magazine: Brianna Strunk goes on and under the river for a cleanup effort spearheaded by Kittatinny Canoes ahead of Pick Up the Poconos Day, Christina Luna helps us celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, Jim Hamill goes to Second District Brew Farm with his family, then spends a day at Lake Wallenpaupack golfing at Paupack Hills and boating with Pocono Action Sports at Lighthouse Harbor Marina and even catches a ride on the Stourbridge Line talking fall foliage excursions. Brianna talks with experts about events surrounding Recovery Month, then she heads to Pocono Organics to see what’s happening for this fall harvest and shows us how downtown Stroudsburg keeps getting more and more artsy with the Pocono Arts Council. Finally, Jim learns about the annual Delaware River Sojourn and the people who spend an entire week on the river. Thanks to sponsors St. Luke's University Health Network, East Stroudsburg University and Lehigh Valley Health Network. Watch on PoconoTelevision.com, PTN (Channel 734 on Blue Ridge Cable), Roku, FireTV and YouTube!
50:60
September 06, 2021
Hiking in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 25 - Hiking has a long history through the Pocono Mountains including multiple trails that bring out hikers of all skill levels. Edge of the Woods Outfitters in Delaware Water Gap caters to hikers as well! Learn all about the Appalachian Trail which brings thru-hikers into the Poconos each summer and get some tips on hiking safety from the NPS. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
23:07
September 01, 2021
Four Diamond Resorts in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 24 - Four resorts in the Pocono Mountains have the distinguished honor of being AAA Four Diamond-rated properties including French Manor Inn & Spa, Skytop Lodge, The Lodge at Woodloch and Mount Airy Casino Resort. Each has a long history of providing refined and distinctive experiences for guests. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
26:26
August 25, 2021
The Great Pocono Raceway Airshow
Episode 23 - The Great Pocono Raceway Air Show will include over two hours of aerobatic entertainment and incredible performances. In addition to the United States Air Force Thunderbirds, this event will feature the GEICO Skytypers Air Show Team. August 21st & 22nd at Pocono Raceway - order tickets here. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
18:42
August 18, 2021
Waterparks in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 22 - Get ready for year-round  fun at an indoor or outdoor Pocono Mountains waterpark! From the outdoor adventures at Costa's Family Fun Park and Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark to the indoor waterparks including Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, Great Wolf Lodge and Aquatopia at Camelback Resort, there is no shortage of exciting ways to splash around in any season in the Poconos! The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
15:19
August 11, 2021
Pocono Mountains Magazine - August 2021
This month on Pocono Mountains Magazine: ✏️ We’re headed back to school and getting a lesson on what to expect when students are in class again. Learn what St. Luke’s University Health Network recommends and how Stroudsburg Area SD is preparing for in-school learning. Jim also explains the options for students who may want to learn a trade at MCTI, or get on the job training through and internship while studying Hospitality and Tourism at ESU. Christina Luna shares how diversity, equity and inclusion are being incorporated into more schools. Brianna meets some thru hikers on the Appalachian Trail in the Delaware Water Gap, then test drives a new virtual reality experience on the water slide at Kalahari Resorts and Conventions. Jim explores ways to help address issues with some short term rentals in the Poconos. Thanks to sponsors East Stroudsburg University, Lehigh Valley Health Network, and St. Luke's University Health Network. Watch on PoconoTelevision.com, PTN (Channel 734 on Blue Ridge Cable), Roku, Fire TV, and YouTube! Pocono Mountains Magazine is a 1-hour program produced by the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau features issues and timely topics all about the Poconos and the people in the community. Hosts Jim Hamill and Brianna Strunk will bring viewers stories from the entire region including tourism, health care, education and many more topics. Watch new episodes of Pocono Mountains Magazine premiering the first Sunday of each month released on Pocono Mountains Podcast each following Monday. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
50:30
August 02, 2021
Shopping in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 21 - From outlet stores including The Crossings Premium Outlets to the quaint downtown shops throughout the region, the Pocono Mountains has great shopping for everyone including at Holley Ross Pottery, American Candle and Country Kettle. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
20:12
July 28, 2021
Live Music in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 20 - From music festivals to performance venues, the Pocono Mountains has live music for everyone’s taste including Penn’s Peak, Cove Haven Resort, Sherman Theater and Harmony in the Woods.  The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
22:32
July 21, 2021
Dining in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 19 - The Pocono Mountains is home to countless spots to get a bite to eat and enjoy great hospitality! Go along with Chris & Ashley as they visit Jubilee Restaurant, Bar Louis, Slopeside Pub & Grill, Kitchen Chemistry, Double Cut Charcoal Grill and The Gem & Keystone Brewpub. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
31:34
July 14, 2021
Pocono Mountains Magazine - July 2021
This month on Pocono Mountains Magazine: 🎆 It's the return of fairs and festivals throughout the Poconos! Join Brianna & Jim as they find out the plans for many of those events making a comeback in 2021 including county fairs: Wayne County Fair, GDS Fair, Carbon County Fair, West End Fair. Many more events are slated for the year including: Wally Lake Fest, The Great Pocono Raceway Airshow, Stroudfest, Latin Fest, Carbon County Oktoberfest, Jim Thorpe Fall Foliage Festival and more! Find out more at PoconoMountains.com/events. Pocono Mountains Magazine is a 1-hour program produced by the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau features issues and timely topics all about the Poconos and the people in the community. Hosts Jim Hamill and Brianna Strunk will bring viewers stories from the entire region including tourism, health care, education and many more topics. Watch new episodes of Pocono Mountains Magazine premiering the first Sunday of each month released on Pocono Mountains Podcast each following Monday. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
36:14
July 05, 2021
Parks in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 18 - The Pocono Mountains is home to plenty of public parks including national and state parks that offer so much for everyone! Go along with Chris & Ashley as they visit Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, Promised Land State Park and find out the latest addition to Hickory Run State Park! The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
18:15
June 30, 2021
Outdoor Adventure in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 17 - Now that summer is here, the outdoors is primed for fun in the Pocono Mountains! Skirmish Paintball lets you take aim, Kittatinny Canoes lets you zip from great heights along the Delaware River, Pocono Whitewater takes you on rapids down the Lehigh River, Claws 'N' Paws Wild Animal Park is the "Zoo in the Woods" and Soarin' Eagle Railtours lets you bike along the Lackawaxen River on the railroad!  The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
24:37
June 23, 2021
Pocono Raceway in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 16 - Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, PA is celebrating 50 years this year! And it’s also host to the only NASCAR doubleheader June 25-27, including that Sunday race: Explore the Pocono Mountains 350! It’s a great way to spend the weekend with the family. Kids 12 and under are free to get in and there’s a ton to see and do while you’re watching the best drivers in the world compete for the checkered flag! The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
29:22
June 16, 2021
Distilleries in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 15 - Pour a glass and learn all about the Pocono Beverage Trail! The Pocono Beverage Trail is a craft beverage lover's dream. It's a beer trail, a wine trail, and spirits trail in one. Including Mountain View Vineyard Winery, Brewery & Distillery and Silverback Distillery, just a couple of the distilleries available for sampling within the Pocono Mountains! The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
26:37
June 09, 2021
Pocono Mountains Magazine - June 2021
This month on Pocono Mountains Magazine:  🏎 Jim previews the NASCAR doubleheader at Pocono Raceway including the Explore the Pocono Mountains 350. 🛶 Christina gets a lesson in water safety as the weather heats up. 🚲 Brianna bikes the D&L Trail, visits Paradise Lavender Farm, gets up close with the animals at Claws ’N’ Paws and celebrates Pride Month with a visit to Rainbow Mountain. Then Jim visits summer camps, back in business this season, and rides the rails along the Lackawaxen River with a brand new attraction: Soarin’ Eagle Railtours! Pocono Mountains Magazine is a 1-hour program produced by the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau features issues and timely topics all about the Poconos and the people in the community. Hosts Jim Hamill and Brianna Strunk will bring viewers stories from the entire region including tourism, health care, education and many more topics. Watch new episodes of Pocono Mountains Magazine premiering the first Sunday of each month released on Pocono Mountains Podcast each following Monday. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
52:30
June 07, 2021
Wineries in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 14 - Pour a glass and learn all about the Pocono Beverage Trail! The Pocono Beverage Trail is a craft beverage lover's dream. It's a beer trail, a wine trail, and spirits trail in one. Including Blue Ridge Winery, Tolino Vineyards, Three Hammers Winery and Sorrenti Family Vineyard as just a few of the many wineries available for sampling amidst the Pocono Mountains! The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
20:51
June 02, 2021
Breweries in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 13 - Grab a pint and learn all about the Pocono Beverage Trail including Wallenpaupack Brewing Company, Pocono Brewery Company, Barley Creek Brewing Company, Here & Now Brewing Company and more! The Pocono Beverage Trail is a craft beverage lover's dream. It's a beer trail, a wine trail, and spirits trail in one.  The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
24:30
May 26, 2021
Wayne County History in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 12 - Wayne County is well known for its rich history from the Dorflinger Glass Museum in White Mills, to riding the Stourbridge Line from Honesdale to Hawley, plus the home of the original heart-shaped tub!  Go along with Chris Barrett as he meets the stewards of these historic locations and learns about the legacies that live on today in the Pocono Mountains. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
18:33
May 19, 2021
Monroe County History in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 11 - Monroe County has a rich history on display including Stroud Mansion in downtown Stroudsburg, Pocono Indian Museum dedicated to the Delaware Native American and Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm, a 19th century Pennsylvania German farmstead. Go along with Chris Barrett and Ashley Brooks as they meet the stewards of these historic locations and learns about the legacies that live on today in the Pocono Mountains. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
26:00
May 12, 2021
Carbon County History in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 10 - Carbon County is full of history from the No. 9 Mine & Museum which takes you underground in the mine, Old Jail Museum in Jim Thorpe which imprisoned the infamous Molly Maguires, and the Harry Packer Mansion also in Jim Thorpe. Go along with Chris Barrett and Ashley Brooks as they meet the stewards of these historic locations and learns about the legacies that live on today in the Pocono Mountains. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
23:07
May 05, 2021
Pike County History in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 9 - Pike County is full of history from the Columns Museum which houses the Lincoln Flag, Zane Grey Museum in Lackawaxen and Grey Towers National Historic Site in Milford. Go along with Chris Barrett as he meets the stewards of these historic locations and learns about the legacies that live on today in the Pocono Mountains. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
18:48
April 28, 2021
Waterfalls in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 8 - Find out about all about waterfalls located in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania including Bushkill Falls, Raymondskill Falls and many others. From roadside cascades to Bushkill Falls, known as the “Niagara of Pennsylvania,” the region is home to some truly stunning sights. For spectacular must-see falls, read our blog. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
18:16
April 21, 2021
Delaware Water Gap in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 7 - Learn all about Delaware Water Gap located in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania, from history professor Dr. Martin Wilson. For generations, Delaware Water Gap has been making visitors feel at home. A host of hiking, kayaking, and rafting adventures, a vibrant jazz scene, historic inns, and family-friendly camping await at the Gateway to the Poconos.  The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
30:39
April 14, 2021
"Mr. Pocono" on the Evolution of the Pocono Mountains
Episode 6 - Meet the man who helped bring millions of visitors to the Pocono Mountains for roughly half a century, Bob Uguccioni, also known as Mr. Pocono! Chris Barrett sits down with Mr. U to discuss the evolution of the Poconos and how it continues to be a huge draw to visitors every year. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
28:28
April 07, 2021
Asa Packer & Anthracite Coal - Pocono History
Episode 5 - Learn all about Asa Packer and anthracite coal, both of which played pivotal roles in the Industrial Revolution and Carbon County. Chris Barrett sits down with Ron Sheehan and Scott Herring to discuss the historical significance of Asa Packer and coal mining at the Asa Packer Mansion in historic Jim Thorpe. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
37:09
March 31, 2021
Honesdale in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 4 - Learn all about Honesdale in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania known as the Birthplace of the American Railroad. The town is located along the Lackawaxen River in Wayne County. Honesdale was the location of the terminus of the D&H Canal as well as inspiration for the lyrics to "Winter Wonderland." Jim Hamill sits down with former mayor Ab Rutherford for a chat about their hometown. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
20:30
March 24, 2021
Milford in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 3 - Learn all about Milford in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania known as the Birthplace of the American Conservation Movement. The town is located along the Delaware River in Pike County and was home to Gifford Pinchot, former governor of Pennsylvania and the person responsible for the creation of the U.S. Forest Service. Jim Hamill sits down with Milford Mayor Sean Strub for a history lesson on the historic town. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
20:57
March 17, 2021
Stroudsburg in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 2 - Learn all about Stroudsburg in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania known as the Gateway to the Poconos. The town is located right in the heart of the Poconos just off Interstate 80 and near the Delaware River. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
32:55
March 10, 2021
Jim Thorpe in the Pocono Mountains
Episode 1 - Learn all about Jim Thorpe the town and the man! Jim Thorpe is located in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania, a charming destination and wonderful place to call home. It's named after the greatest athlete of the 20th Century, Jim Thorpe. The Poconos is a year-round destination for millions and with 24-hundred square miles of mountains, forests, lakes and rivers with historic downtowns and iconic family resorts, it’s the perfect getaway for a weekend or an entire week. You can always find out more on PoconoMountains.com or watch Pocono Television Network streaming live 24/7.
28:36
March 03, 2021