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Jim Thorpe River Adventures

One of the best in the area

Located in Downtown Jim Thorpe, Pa across from the entrance to Lehigh Gorge State Park

Opens March 2014 for rafting tours

Dam Release Dates for 201 Announced

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Harry Packer Mansion

Wonderful Packer Mansion open Friday Saturday and Sunday 1 to 4 each day for tours

Libations Lounge open Friday , 1 to 9 Saturday and Sunday 1 to 4:30

Murder Mystery Get Away Weekends

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Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway

Seasonal Train rides into the Lehigh Gorge
Trains start running Memorial Day Weekend through October
Trains leave from the station in down town Jim Thorpe, pa

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The Old Jail Tour

Fantastic tour of our old Carbon County Jail, located in Jim Thorpe, Pa

See the world famous "Hand Print on the Wall"

Located on Broadway in town. Guided Tours Noon to 4:30

Open Memorial Day to Labor Day

Closed Wed.

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Mauch Chunk Museum

Located on Broadway in Jim Thorpe, Pa

Great place to learn the history of our area and Jim Thorpe

Open Saturday and Sunday

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2014 Special Events

St. Patrick's Day Parade

Parade starts at 1pm on Broadway

Be in town by 11:30

Sunday, March 9th 2014

March B and B Special Package

Winter Challenge Weekends thru March

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Bear Mountian Butterfly Sancuary

Butterfly exhibit with a teaching and learning focus.
Great for the Family and Kids
Opens for the Season Memorial Day Weekend.
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Fall Foliage Festival

First 3 weekends in October

Events all over town, great Fall Foliage train rides into the Lehigh Gorge.

Food , Arts and Crafts downtown at the train station.

Jim Thorpe, Pa does the fall like no other town in the Poconos

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Thanksgiving Weekend

Holiday shopping and dining season begins. Shops and dinning open all weekend.


Olde Time Christmas in Jim Thorpe Pa

First 3 weekends of December

Shops are open, train is running and the town is decorated for the holiday !

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Hidden Treasures in the Jim Thorpe Area

Carbon County Environmental Center

Great trails for hiking and bird watching. Environmental activities at the center. Outside picnic area. Located two miles past Mauch Chunk Lake Park on the left.

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Switchback Trail from Jim Thorpe to Mauch Chunk Lake

Wonderful biking and hiking trail from downtown Jim thorpe. Pick up the trail at the top of Hill Rd behind the Opera House. Follow it for 3.5 miles to the lake. Coast all the way back on the 4% grade. Outside picnic areas at the Lake.

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