Special Alert

Discover insider tips for your next getaway to the Pocono Mountains.

If it’s happening in the Pocono Mountains, it’s on Pocono Television Network! PTN is a 24/7 television network featuring segments including Pocono Perspectives, Pocono Mountains Magazine, live webcams, weather forecasts every half hour and so much more! Check out our segments from the last two monthly episodes!

Watch Brianna and Jim Cover the Poconos on PTN

Pocono Television Network has new, fresh content all the time with great looks at what you can experience during a visit to the four counties of the Pocono Mountains. Get the inside scoop on our historic towns, attractions, outdoor activities, lodging and eateries you can find throughout the Poconos. Find feature events and special offers to compliment your trip throughout the year, too.

Now streaming on Roku, Amazon Fire TV and more devices in 2021

Where to watch: 

Watch PTN on ROKU

 Watch PTN on Amazon FireTv

Watch PTN on Blue Ridge Channel 734 in the Poconos

Watch PTN on Service Electric Channel 189 in the Lehigh Valley

Watch PTN on YouTube

Watch PTN on Digital Channel 2.8 in Philly Area
Pocono Mountains Magazine Monthly Program


The 1-hour program produced by the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau features issues and timely topics all about the Poconos and the people in the community.

Hosts Jim Hamill and Brianna Strunk will bring viewers stories from the entire region including tourism, health care, education and many more topics.

Watch new episodes of Pocono Mountains Magazine premiering the first Sunday of each month and re-airing each week on:

  • Blue Ridge Cable Channel 13 - Sunday at 8 p.m.
  • Service Electric Cable TV, Inc. SECTV2 - Sunday at 8 p.m.
  • SECV8 - Sunday at 7 p.m.
  • Pocono Television Network – Sunday and Tuesday at 8 p.m.
  • YouTube and Facebook – 1st Sunday of each month at 8 p.m.

July and June Segments

  • Celebrate summer with Stroudsburg's Sherman Theater!
  • Head to the Big Lake August 27-29 for Wally Lake Fest 2021!
  • Take a quick look back at the recent Explore the Pocono Mountains 350 NASCAR race at Pocono Raceway!
  • Come out to Pocono Latin Fest on September 19, 2021
  • Oktoberfest at Blue Mountain is September 25-26 & the Jim Thorpe Fall Foliage Festival October 9-24!
  • Stop by the Wayne County Fair Aug 6-14 & the Greene Dreher Sterling Fair Aug 27 - Sept 5!
  • Attend the West End Fair August 22-28 & the Carbon County Fair August 9-14!
  • Join Pocono Biking for an adventure on the Lehigh Gorge Rail Trail.
  • Cycle right on the railroad tracks and enjoy a scenic ride along the Lackawaxen River.
  • Keep these river safety tips in mind from Edge of the Woods Outfitters!
  • Take a walk on the wild side at Claws 'N' Paws Animal Park.
  • Spend a relaxing day in the flower fields at Paradise Lavender Farm.
  • Take a look at some of the fun offerings at our summer camps for kids! 
  • Rainbow Mountain Resort has been serving the LGBTQ community since 1981.
  • Drive on a NASCAR Track at Pocono Raceway! 

Meet the Hosts

Director of Public Relations

Jim Hamill

Director of Public Relations

Jim grew up in Honesdale and moved back with his family in 2013. Jim skis and golfs and he grew up working at Keen Lake, Woodloch and loves exploring the Pocono Mountains. Previously, Jim was an anchor and reporter for more than 12 years at WNEP-TV. Jim, his wife and two children love experiencing so much of what the area offers from music festivals to delicious restaurants and breweries!


Public Relations Manager

Brianna Strunk

Public Relations Manager

Brianna was born and raised in the Pocono Mountains. She enjoys spending time with her son and exploring all things local, especially the region’s hiking trails and wineries. Brianna was previously a reporter and anchor at WBRE-TV. She graduated from East Stroudsburg University (go Warriors!). Brianna hopes to inspire visitors and locals alike to get out and experience the Pocono Mountains.



Chris Barrett


Chris is the President/CEO of the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau since 2017. He’s a dad, history buff and has been very involved in the Poconos. Chris joins Ashley Brooks on many adventures for Pocono Mountains Magazine and has visited so many unique spots and people throughout the Pocono Mountains. He reminds everyone to do their part to Pick Up the Poconos!



Ashley Brooks


Ashley is the energetic co-host joining Chris Barrett on his many adventures through the Pocono Mountains on PTN and Pocono Mountains Magazine. She’s a mom and enjoys taking trips to experience all that the Poconos has to offer throughout each season. Ashley also does her best to keep Chris in line during their experiences together on Pocono Television Network!