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Pocono Biking

Bike the historic Rail-Trail in the Lehigh Gorge State Park. Day trips and overnight trips, TREK bike rentals, shuttle service.

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Times House Jim Thorpe

Trip Advisor "Hall of Fame" 2018. Heart of Jim Thorpe on romantic Race Street. Walk to to shops, restaurants, hiking/biking trails.

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Jim Thorpe Independent Film Festival

Annual indie film festival in April at Mauch Chunk Opera house and venues in town. "Top 100 Reviewed Festivals" by FilmFreeway.

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Woods Ice Cream Jim Thorpe

Old gas station by railroad tracks converted to ice cream shop. Walk up serving windows, outdoor seating. Ice cream and coffee.

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Mauch Chunk Museum Cultural Center

Jim Thorpe from the formation of coal to the Lenape Indians, the mining town of Mauch Chunk, the Switchback Railroad. June-Dec.

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Old Jail Museum

The Old Jail Museum & Heritage Center is dedicated to preserving the 1871 jail and to the history of the Molly Maguires.