West Hazleton Vacations
West Hazleton is situated approximately 150 miles (241 kilometers) north of the national capital Washington, and approximately 65 miles (105 kilometers) north of Lancaster.
Visitors commonly use West Hazleton as a base for further explorations. This popular region is blessed with a treasure-trove of wonderful cultural and natural attractions. You'll also find Bear Creek, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the southwest, and Wilkes-Barre 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the south.
While you are staying in West Hazleton, why don't you visit Scranton. Approximately 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the northeast, this regional transport and shopping hub is where you can find Montage Mountain Ski Resort, Everhart Museum and Elk Mountain Ski Area. Steamtown National Historic Site, Marywood University and University of Scranton are good places to visit.
Enjoy Northeastern Pennsylvania in a completely different way. Join the birds and have a go at sky diving. The Northeastern Pennsylvania area provides those in the area with plenty of laid-back pursuits, such as wildlife watching and camping.
For those who intend on arriving and departing by air, it's good to remember that the closest major airport is Scranton International Airport, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the northeast of West Hazleton.