Lackawaxen Township is the largest and northernmost township in Pike County, Pennsylvania.
It is a sparsely populated town has a select range of lodging and accommodations including vacation rentals and condo rentals.
Lackawaxen is located in a scenic area close to the Upper Delaware River National Park
and is located about a two hour drive from New York City
Upper Delaware River is 73 miles (118 km) of unspoiled natural beauty
dividing the New York Catskills
from the Pennsylvania Pocono Mountains. In the National Park visitors can canoe through rapids and quiet pools as the Delaware River winds its way through a valley of swiftly changing scenery or fish amid rolling hills and riverfront villages in one of the finest fishing rivers in the northeastern United States. The clean water of the Delaware, the last major undammed river in the eastern United States, supports a healthy ecosystem and offers tranquility and excitement.
When staying any of the accommodation, vacation rental or condo rental options in and around Lackawaxen, visitors have a wealth of outdoor activities within easy reach.
From fly-fishing, skiing, hiking, horseback-riding, antiquing, golf
, as well as, fine local restaurants to summer theater and the arts, are here for your enjoyment.
Bethel Woods, the Woodstock Museum, and the newly designated Route 97 Upper Delaware Scenic Byway are across the river. The towns of Milford, Hawley and Honesdale are an easy drive. Ski Big Bear and Kadampa Meditation Center is a 15 minute drive is a short drive away. All these towns offer comfortable and homely accommodations and vacation rentals.
Ski Big Bear offers 18 trails, 6 lifts including 2 Magic Carpet lifts, and 650′ of vertical.
The mountain is covered annually with approximately 50 inches of snow. When Mother Nature isn’t sending snow, our snowmakers make sure the trails are blanketed with as much snow as possible.
Ski Big Bear offers terrain for every member of the family.
Beginners can take quick trips down Snowbird or as they improve venture onto Whispering Run to the Little Bear Chairlift. More confident beginners can comfortably travel all the way to the bottom of the mountain via Eagles Pass.
Grizzly Trail and Upper Polar Bear trail offer opportunities for great carving turns. For even more excitement visit Thundercloud or Screamin' Demon. Boarders and freestylers will enjoy the jumps, hits, ramps, boxes, jibs, rails and other constructed and natural features in the Terrain Park.
The ski area also offers a variety of accommodation and vacation rental choices close by.