Major Pocono Activities near Tamiment and all within a 30 minute drive are:
The Poconos Mountains seem like a big amusement park. Activities and things to do are scattered over the 2400 sqare miles. Tamiment is in the far eastern side north of Rt I-80 in the area we call the “Ski region.” All of the major ski resorts are located in this area. However, they are all some distance from Tamiment (20-30 minutes minimum). Tamiment is also near Stroudsburg and East Stroudsburg. East Stroudburg, PA has a university and medical center and Stroudsburg is the county seat.
15 restaurants from fast food chains to smaller more intimate places to eat.
Shopping at the Crossings Outlet Complex
Mt Airy Casino
The Delaware Water Gap National Recreation area
The Pocono Raceway NASCAR racing (somewhat outside the 30 minute criteria)
Whitewater rafting / canoeing / kayaking on the Delaware River
Camelback Outdoor Water Par and Adventure Park
Four Wheeling on ATVs at two commercial ATV parks
Race Car Experience
Fishing (both in the community and at various state lakes)
Concerts and play at locations in Downtown Stroudsburg, East Stroudsburg and Shawnee