Emily Whalen

Emily Whalen is the Communications Manager for the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau. A small town coffee shop connoisseur and lifelong lover of the mountains, she is excited to share tips to help visitors make the most of their stay in the Poconos. Sign up to receive the monthly Pocono Mountains Newsletter.

Guide to the Best Golf Courses in the Poconos

Pocono Mountains golf offers players plenty of choices when it comes to scenic mountain fairways. Roughly two hours' driving distance from major East Coast hubs like Philadelphia and New York, the Poconos region of Pennsylvania has attracted generations of golfers, and many historic Pocono golf…

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Poconos Hotels with Pools

There's nothing that says vacation like hanging out at the pool! In the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania, our enormous indoor waterpark resorts are must-visit destinations for aquatic lovers of all ages, but the list doesn't stop there. Many different Poconos hotels with pools feature fabulous splash spaces and relaxing spas…

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Winter Beyond the Slopes

The Pocono Mountains has been a top ski destination for decades, but there's so much more to winter in the Poconos than just action on the slopes. Come experience all the region has to offer this snowy season…

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