- TripBuzz found 30 things to do with kids in or near Scranton, Pennsylvania, including 15 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Wilkes-Barre, Lake Harmony and Honesdale.
- From Sno Cove to Montage Mountain, the Scranton area offers 47 different types of family activities, including: Specialty Museums, Theaters, Historic Sites and Bowling.
- One of the largest cities in Pennsylvania, the city of Scranton is a thriving business and residential community home to over 76,000 local residents. As the cultural center of the Lackawanna River valley, it draws tourists through its water recreation opportunities, sports venues, historical structures, cultural centers and annual parades.
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104 Vanderbeek Farm Lane, Hawley, PA 18428 MoreLess Info
Guests can enjoy horseback riding, lessons, sleigh rides, hay rides, and a petting zoo at Vanderbeek Stables - Private Rides. Vanderbeek Stables also hosts seasonal events and offers a boarding facility.
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1 Camelback Road, Tannersville, PA 18372 MoreLess Info
The biggest waterpark in Pennsylvania, Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark, is your ticket to fun in the sun on your next visit to the Poconos. Featuring 37 adrenaline pumping slides, ski ride, rock climbing walls, and bungee jumping.
Enjoy the outdoor adventure of a lifetime by bringing your family to CBK Mountain Adventure. With zip lines, tree-top obstacle courses, seated zip flyers and more, your family will never want the day to end.
The Paintball Asylum is a paintball facility in which players wear protective camouflage clothing and play a paintball version of capture the flag. The outdoor paintball arena is populated with stacked logs, stumps, and tangled thickets.
Pocono Whitewater offers whitewater rafting trips though Lehigh River Gorge State Park. Some of the trips are on Class II and Class III rivers, others are family trips, and still others are specialty rafting trips, including nighttime trips.
The Jim Thorpe Memorial is a red marble memorial to Jim Thorpe sitting on soil from Thorpe's home Indian reservation, New York's Polo Ground, and the Stockholm Olympic Stadium, and features a quote by Sweden's King Gustav V, and several images of Thorpe participating in various sports.
The Glen Onoko Falls are the main attraction of the Glen Onoko Falls Trail in the Lehigh Gorge State Park. The hike is approximately 3 hours round trip and requires proper hiking shoes and care while hiking. Parking is available.