Guidebook for Jim Thorpe

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Guidebook for Jim Thorpe

Food Scene

Great bar food in town. Nice covered and heated deck to sit out on. Inside will remind you of Cheers. A locals spot to eat and drink.
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Molly Maguires Pub & Steakhouse
5 Hazard Square
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Great bar food in town. Nice covered and heated deck to sit out on. Inside will remind you of Cheers. A locals spot to eat and drink.
Located in the next town of Lehighton (6 miles away), the food is excellent, 34 beers on tap and the decor is great. An old converted bank with a friendly staff.
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Bonnie And Clydes
111 N 1st St
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Located in the next town of Lehighton (6 miles away), the food is excellent, 34 beers on tap and the decor is great. An old converted bank with a friendly staff.
A nice place to stop for coffee in town
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Muggles’ Mug
79 Broadway
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A nice place to stop for coffee in town
Go for breakfast and sit out on the 2nd story porch that overlooks Main street (Broadway) to view the town
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Broadway Grille + Underground
24 Broadway
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Go for breakfast and sit out on the 2nd story porch that overlooks Main street (Broadway) to view the town
Excellent subs that the locals go.
Tommy's Subs
72 West 4th Street
Excellent subs that the locals go.
A nice place to pick up lunch or essentials only 3 blocks away. Owned and run by a family from up the street on South Ave.
3 Kids Market & Eatery
243 Center Ave
A nice place to pick up lunch or essentials only 3 blocks away. Owned and run by a family from up the street on South Ave.

Entertainment & Activities

Small but nice place for music. Right down the hill from the house.
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The Mauch Chunk Opera House
14 West Broadway
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Small but nice place for music. Right down the hill from the house.
Beautiful setting for music and entertainment. Many better known performers booked there with very reasonable prices.
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Penn's Peak
325 Maury Road
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Beautiful setting for music and entertainment. Many better known performers booked there with very reasonable prices.

Essentials

Located right across the bridge in East Jim Thorpe.
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Jim Thorpe Market
1 River Street
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Located right across the bridge in East Jim Thorpe.

Parks & Nature

Nice friendly reservoir with a beach
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Mauch Chunk Lake Park
625 Lentz Trail
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Nice friendly reservoir with a beach
Beautiful but challenging hike up to view 3 waterfalls. A bike trail runs from Jim Thorpe past the park along the train tracks all the way to Rockport.
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Glen Onoko Falls
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Beautiful but challenging hike up to view 3 waterfalls. A bike trail runs from Jim Thorpe past the park along the train tracks all the way to Rockport.
Nice 21 mile easy bike trail along the Lehigh River
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Lehigh Gorge State Park, Jim Thorpe Entrance
301-319 Main St
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Nice 21 mile easy bike trail along the Lehigh River
Great 5 mile walking or biking trail that runs from the base of our property past the Mauch Chunk Lake to Summit Hill PA.
Switchback Railroad Trail Entrance
20 Hill Rd
Great 5 mile walking or biking trail that runs from the base of our property past the Mauch Chunk Lake to Summit Hill PA.
Great Whitewater rafting trip down the Lehigh River for the family. A gentle ride except during dam releases. Guides are friendly and helpful, with stops in the river for swimming. Lunch is provided at a spot along the way.
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Pocono Whitewater
1519 Pennsylvania 903
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Great Whitewater rafting trip down the Lehigh River for the family. A gentle ride except during dam releases. Guides are friendly and helpful, with stops in the river for swimming. Lunch is provided at a spot along the way.

Sightseeing

Great hour long train ride into the woods for the family.
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Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway
1 Susquehanna Street
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Great hour long train ride into the woods for the family.
A great tour back in time of the Molly Maguires. Many say that the jail is haunted!
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Old Jail Museum
128 West Broadway
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A great tour back in time of the Molly Maguires. Many say that the jail is haunted!

Getting Around

22N is a nice small 3000 ft airport for private aviation. Rental cars available from Enterprise in Lehighton. 15 minute drive from Jim Thorpe.
Jake Arner Memorial Airport-22n
2321 Mahoning Dr E
22N is a nice small 3000 ft airport for private aviation. Rental cars available from Enterprise in Lehighton. 15 minute drive from Jim Thorpe.

Arts & Culture

A small but nice museum that shows a view of the town and area years back. Much history of the man, Jim Thorpe.
Mauch Chunk Museum & Cultural Center
41 West Broadway
A small but nice museum that shows a view of the town and area years back. Much history of the man, Jim Thorpe.
A beautiful inexpensive guided tour of the mansion of Asa Packer, a self made millionaire and founder of Lehigh University. A must see for history buffs!
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Asa Packer Mansion Museum
Packer Hill Avenue
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A beautiful inexpensive guided tour of the mansion of Asa Packer, a self made millionaire and founder of Lehigh University. A must see for history buffs!