Just outside the Lehigh Valley nestled deep within the Pocono Mountains lies a spectacular destination for the entire family. With breathtaking waterfalls, beautiful scenic trails, and so much more, Bushkill Falls is considered the Niagara of Pennsylvania. Hiking the trails and viewing the towering 100-foot Main Falls are not the only activities possible on the expansive grounds of Bushkill Falls. The Pennsylvania Wildlife Exhibit, Native American Exhibit, fishing in Twin Lakes, their variety of gift shops, the Fudge Kitchen for delectable sweets in the Wagon Wheel Pavilion, paddle-boat rides, and miniature golf all await your family at Bushkill Falls!
Bushkill Falls provides families, friends, couples, and nature enthusiasts with an excellent opportunity to experience the splendor and beauty of Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains. Bring some comfortable shoes for a walk over natural pathways as it’s only a short distance to view the Main Falls from the primary observation deck. Three additional hiking trails provide numerous viewing angles of all eight magnificent waterfalls, and the trails are designed to appeal to varying ages and physical conditioning. The trails vary in length and difficulty; the green trail takes about 15 minutes to walk, the red trail spans almost 2 miles, includes all eight falls, and takes over 2 hours to hike, but no matter which trail you choose, natural mountain plants, trees, and flowers cover the area and are just waiting to be photographed and enjoyed by you!
In addition to the hiking and amazing views you will find at Bushkill Falls, you also have the opportunity to commemorate your trip by visiting the souvenir shops where you can find even the most unique gifts. Bushkill Falls also offers a variety of food to satisfy even the hungriest appetites. The Snack Bar serves beverages, burgers, and pizza and for those with a craving for the cool, there’s the Ice Cream Parlor. A trip to the Fudge Kitchen will provide a glimpse at the secrets of expert fudge making, or just the opportunity to savor the results. If you’re a do-it-yourselfer, you can enjoy a family picnic by bringing your own array of food. Bushkill Falls provides a picnic area complete with charcoal grills, picnic tables, and covered pavilions for your family to enjoy.
Discover this magnificent beauty of a place just outside the Lehigh Valley for a family day or a weekend getaway, they promise you won’t be disappointed! The pictures you will go home with will not only be great stories to share with friends but will be memories that will last for years and years to come.
Doesn’t this sound like a place you would like to visit with family or friends?