Jim Thorpe Vacations
Jim Thorpe is located 65 miles (105 kilometers) northeast of Lancaster and 150 miles (241 kilometers) northeast of Washington, the capital of the United States of America.
From big-ticket tourist hotspots to lesser known nooks and crannies, Northeastern Pennsylvania is brimming with things to do and see. Two places within a relatively short distance of Jim Thorpe are Long Pond, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the southwest, and Conyngham, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the southeast.
Allentown, is another good place to explore. It is about 20 miles (32 kilometers) from Jim Thorpe and offers a wide range of things to see, for example Allentown Fairgrounds, Cedar Creek Park and Coca-Cola Park. Soldiers and Sailors Monument, Trout Hall and Philip and Muriel Berman Sculpture Park are just a handful of the other interesting attractions that await.
Those searching for adrenaline and adventure should get their fix by joining a four-wheel driving or hiking adventure. When it gets cold, go to the Jim Thorpe area. Grab your woollen hat and scarf and try the wintersports here. Try skiing or snowboarding.
When it's time to say farewell to Jim Thorpe, head to the nearest major airport located in Allentown, 20 miles (32 kilometers) away.