Special Alert
Author: Brian Bossuyt

Vice President of Marketing
bbossuyt@poconos.org / @PoconoTourismPR / 570.421.5791 / Cell: 570.350.4640

Pocono Mountains' Ski Resorts Expand Offering

Wednesday, January 6, 2016 3:30 PM by Brian Bossuyt

More snowmaking and more activities welcome 2016 ski season.

POCONO MOUNTAINS, Pa., January 6, 2016 – Temperatures have finally dropped and the snowmaking has resumed in the Pocono Mountains. By the end of this week, all seven of the region’s ski areas will be open for business. For the most up-to-date information on opening dates and snow conditions, visit the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau’s Snow Conditions page.

PMVB Annual Report Showcases Another Record Year

Thursday, October 22, 2015 2:00 PM by Brian Bossuyt

Special Awards and Valued Partners Were Honored

POCONO MOUNTAINS, Pa., October 22, 2015 – The Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau (PMVB) held their Annual Report Luncheon for the 2014-15 fiscal year earlier today at Camelback Lodge. The event highlighted the bureau’s accomplishments and actions over the past year, while also acknowledging regional individuals and partners who contribute to the success of Pocono Mountains (PoconoMountains.com) tourism.

Region Becomes Waterpark Capital of East Coast

POCONO MOUNTAINS, Pa., July 30, 2015 – This summer, the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau (PMVB) teamed up with three of the destination’s largest attractions for a six-week cooperative advertising campaign. Camelback Lodge and Aquatopia, Great Wolf Lodge, and Kalahari Resorts and Conventions, three indoor waterpark resorts in the Pocono Mountains, teamed up with the PMVB to create a campaign that would help brand the destination as “the waterpark capital of the east coast.” 

Upcoming season filled with contests, races and weatherproof fun

POCONO MOUNTAINS, Pa., June 25, 2015 – Turn off your email, put down your gaming devices and ignore your newsfeed. Summer is here and it’s time to reconnect with your family and friends in the Pocono Mountains (PoconoMountains.com). The long-time favorite driving destination for travelers and outdoor enthusiasts expects a positive upcoming summer season due to the mix new resorts, festivals, competitions and lodging packages.

Town of Jim Thorpe to be featured in new Smithsonian series


POCONO MOUNTAINS, Pa., June 11, 2015 –The Smithsonian Channel will debut a new series, “My Million Dollar Invention,” this week. The series explores inventions large and small that have changed lives and culture throughout history, and the men and women behind these million dollar ideas.

POCONO MOUNTAINS, PA, May 13, 2015 –The Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau (PMVB) (PoconoMountains.com) is pleased to announce this year's recipients of the annual Tourism Achievement Awards. The program honors and recognizes Pocono Mountains hospitality and tourism industry employees, along with member properties, as local tourism heroes for strides in customer service and community involvement. The awards were distributed during the PMVB’s 21st Annual Tourism Day held this afternoon at Stroudsmoor Country Inn.

Throughout history the region has been at the forefront of conservation


POCONO MOUNTAINS, Pa., April 14, 2015 – The Pocono Mountains (PoconoMountains.com), a long-time favorite destination of outdoor enthusiasts, is celebrating Earth Day throughout the month of April and continuing our commitment to protect the environment well beyond the month.