* Media Alert *

Pocono Mountains Perspective – A Record Year for Tourism

WHAT: The Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau (PMVB) will tell the story of tourism and its impact on our four-county region over the 2018-2019 fiscal year. Some of the most pivotal players helping to drive the economy via tourism will join in the Annual Report Luncheon on Wednesday, October 30 at Woodloch Resort. The compelling stories of this region’s growth will be featured along with honors for our valued partners and recipient of the Gail Sterrett Marketing Award.

WHO: Interviews with PMVB President & CEO Chris Barrett or other key players will be available at your request. High-quality video and photos pertaining to the content of the report will be available for reporters and producers. Please join us in sharing the exciting news of success in the Pocono Mountains!

WHEN: Wednesday, October 30, 2019
11:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. (add to calendar)
(Presentations & Awards begin shortly after 1 p.m.)

WHERE: Woodloch Resort
The Inn at Woodloch Pines
Mountain Laurel Room
731 Welcome Lake Road
Hawley, PA 18428

Pocono Mountains visitor information is available online at PoconoMountains.com or by phone at (570) 421-5791. Follow @PoconoTourismPR on Twitter to stay current with up-to-date information. Established in 1934, the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau is a private, non-profit membership organization. The PMVB is the official destination marketing organization for the four counties of Wayne, Pike, Monroe, and Carbon in Northeastern Pennsylvania.

With 2,400 square miles encompassing Pennsylvania’s Wayne, Pike, Monroe, and Carbon counties, the Pocono Mountains region is home to rolling mountain terrain, breathtakingly beautiful waterfalls, thriving woodlands, and 170 miles of winding rivers. Winters offer guests the opportunity to ski, snowboard, snow tube, and even snowshoe their way through snowy wonderlands encompassing over 163 ski trails, while summers also cater to the active traveler allowing exploration of 261 miles of hiking and biking trails, over 30 golf courses, whitewater rafting, boating, fishing, and open access to nine state and two national parks.

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