A historic and picturesque Pennsylvania town, Lehighton is home to outdoor adventures, museums and vineyards. The Country Inn & Suites, Lehighton (Jim Thorpe), PA makes an ideal home base from which to explore the community.
Local attractions include:
- Pocono Whitewater Adventures & Skirmish USA (6.5 miles)
From adrenaline-inducing whitewater adventures to terrific family fun, out-of-doors excitement awaits in the Pocono Mountains. You can choose from a range of rafting, biking and paintball excursions.
Phone: +1 (800) 944-8392
- Mahoning Valley Country Club (7.8 miles)
Tee up on one of the four sets of tees at this challenging, picturesque course. After a round of golf, you can enjoy a tasty lunch or dinner at the on-site restaurant.
Phone: +1 (570) 818-4411
- Bear Mountain Butterfly Sanctuary (9.2 miles)
Bring your camera, questions and plenty of enthusiasm for the colorful world of butterflies. This butterfly sanctuary includes a flight room, an opportunity to hand-feed the butterflies and a nature-based gift shop.
Phone: +1 (570) 325-4848
- Historic Jim Thorpe (9.5 miles)
Founded in 1816, Jim Thorpe is a charming historic community in the heart of Pennsylvania’s coal mining region. You can tour the Old Jail, take a ghostwalk tour or explore Eckley Miners’ Village.
Phone: +1 (570) 325-5810
- Blue Mountain Ski Area (11.9 miles)
Ask our hotel’s staff about discounted tickets to Blue Mountain, where you can mountain bike, play extreme laser tag, snowboard, snowtube or ski down Pennsylvania’s highest vertical.
Phone: +1 (610) 826-7700
- No. 9 Coal Mine & Museum (16.7 miles)
The train takes visitors 1,600 feet into the mountainside where you can explore the world’s oldest continuously operated anthracite coal mine. Experience the life of a 19th- and 20th-century miner at this must-see historic attraction.
Phone: +1 (570) 645-7074
- Lehigh Valley Wine Trail (various locations)
Tour the nine family-owned vineyards and wineries set in the gorgeous, fertile farmland of Lehigh Valley. For a cheer-filled tour, take advantage of the numerous wine tasting opportunities.