ABOUT VACATION RENTALS IN LAKE ARIEL
The Lake Ariel area near Pocono Mountains has long been a vacation spot for those fleeing from nearby cities. The area was once popular as the 'honeymoon capital of the world'. The Lake Ariel area spans over 2,400 square miles of lakes, mountains, rivers, and forests. Your vacation in the Lake Ariel area can include hiking, skiing, swimming, kayaking, water skiing, snow canoing, golfing, para sailing, fishing, snowmobiling, sailing, and bicycling.
Winter enthusiasts can head to the Poconos Mountains for the skiing, snowboarding and snowmobiling. Camelback Ski Resort is the largest ski area in the region. This area and its 32 trails are served by 12 ski lifts. There are learn-to-ski and rental packages available. Another popular winter playground near Lake Ariel is the Shawnee Mountain Ski Area, There are 9 lifts and 23 trails. Snowboarders have their own half pipe and terrain park where they can practice their passion. At Claws 'N' Paws Wild Animal Park, you can get close to over 120 exotic species of animals.
The Houdini Museum near Lake Ariel is reportedly the only museum in the world devoted entirely to Harry Houdini. Inside the museum, you can see displays of Houdini's famous escapes, and demonstrations about how his famous escapes worked. Fishing, canoing and kayaking are also popular pastimes in the Lake Ariel area. Anglers and boaters will find Lake Wallenpaupack on the border of Wayne and Pike counties thrilling.