Cresco is a great place to base yourself while you are exploring Poconos as some of the city’s star attractions are close. Two attractions that should be on every visitor’s to-do list is the wonderful Crossings Premium Outlets and the iconic Camelback Mountain Resort. Two other interesting attractions that are located within a short distance of Cresco are the Camelback Ski Area and the Promised Land State Park.
If you are travelling with kids, let them run around at the family attractions nearby. Experience a unique wildlife experience at the Claws 'N' Paws Wild Animal Park in Hamlin.
If the sun is shining, follow the lead of the locals who know the area best and head outside to the nearby green spaces. The ecological havens such as Mount Pocono in Mount Pocono, give visitors an insight into the animals and plants that exist in the area.
Head to the mountains around Poconos and enjoy the various wintersports at the Shawnee Mountain Ski Area in Stroudsburg.
Watch local sporting heroes, the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders, battle their opponents at the iconic PNC Field, Moosic. If you want to endear yourself with the locals, wear navy blue, maroon, gold and white, the colors of the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
Finding somewhere convenient to unpack your bags in Cresco is easy. Make reservations for the Mount Airy Casino and Resort, Mount Pocono, the Budget Inn & Suites, East Stroudsburg, or the Chateau Resort & Conference Center, Tannersville.