Nearby Activities

Sylvania Country Lodging is conveniently located near many area attractions, but far enough from to feel like you are in a world all your own. This page lists several area attractions divided by category, including historical, culinary and arts.

Skiing

Ski Big Bear at Mast Hope Mountain

 

Ski Big Bear offers 18 trails, 5 lifts including 2 Magic Carpet lifts, and 650' of vertical. The mountain is covered annually with approximately 50 inches of snow. 15% discount off chair lift for Sylvania guests. 

Elk Mountain Ski

 

Elk Mountain is Pennsylvania's premiere ski resort with 100% snowmaking coverage offering great skiing, snowboarding, as well as Oktoberfest, & Craft Fair in beautiful Northeast Pennsylvania and the Endless Mountains. 

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Hiking & Snowshoeing

National Park Service: Take a Hike!

 

Join the National Park Service and the Lets Move Campaign to get outdoors, get great exercise, and earn a free Upper Delaware Hikes patch. 

Northeast Wilderness Experience

 

Northeast Wilderness Experience offers kayaking, tubing, rappelling, climbing, hiking, biking, and snowshoeing. They approach each adventure with a hands on personal touch creating a unique and memorable experience. 

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Canoeing, Rafting and Kayaking

Lander's River Trips

 

Lander's River Trips has provided canoeing, kayaking and rafting for its clients since 1955. Experience nature at its finest. Eagle watching, hunting, fishing, float trips, all provide a way to reduce stress and have some fun. 

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Boat Rentals and Rides

Lake Wallenpaupack Scenic Boat Ride Tour

 

Guests of the tour boat can sit back and relax on one of our 28-foot or 32-foot patio boats. Enjoy a breath-taking hour-long cruise on beautiful Lake Wallenpaupack as your tour guide describes the area and the history behind this charming lake region. 

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Fishing Guides

Gone Fishing Guide Service

 

Gone Fishing Guide Service offering driftboat fishing trips in The Catskills, Poconos and Upper Delaware River region of New York and Pennsylvania out of Narrowsburg, New York. 

Sweetwater Guide Service

 

Sweetwater Guide Service is centrally located just a few miles from the upper Delaware River in the tiny village of Tyler Hill, Pennsylvania. We can help you plan your float fishing fishing trip while in the Catskill/Upper Delaware Region, offering you the choice of a variety of fishing waters. 
 

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Horseback Riding / Sleigh Rides

Triple W Riding Stables

 

Come and enjoy horseback riding at our peaceful, secluded mountain top setting and enjoy the view! Located at the highest point in the area, we enjoy our spectacular scenery everyday. 570-226-2620 

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Arts & Entertainment

The Cooperage Project

 

The mission of The Cooperage Project is to offer a range of instructive and entertaining activities that will engage, challenge and enlighten. Through a variety of programs, we will inspire people of all ages to both embrace diversity and celebrate shared experience in order to create a deeper sense of community.

Bethel Woods Center for the Arts

 

Bethel Woods Center for the Arts located thirty minutes from Sylvania is the site of the original 1969 Woodstock festival in Bethel NY. The 15,000 seat outdoor peforming arts venue includes top performers in classical, county and rock. 
 

Delaware Valley Arts Alliance

 

Delaware Valley Arts Alliance is located in Narrowsburg New York. View events and shows. 

Wayne County Arts Alliance

 

The Wayne County Arts Alliance is a not-for-profit organization entirely governed by volunteer members, a society composed of artists and people interested in the beneficial effects of the arts. 

Dorflinger-Suydam Wildlife Sanctuary

 

Since 1980, the nearly 600-acre grounds of the Dorflinger-Suydam Wildlife Sanctuary have preserved the natural beauty and wildlife of northeastern Pennsylvania. Home to the nation's largest collection of Dorflinger glass, come see more than 900 pieces of cut, engraved, etched, gilded and enameled crystal. 

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Spas

The Lodge at Woodloch

 

This extraordinary respite for mind, body and spirit is nestled in Pennsylvania's lake region. You will find superb amenities with every conceivable choice for contentment and challenge available to you. 

Apple Day Spa and Salon

 

We believe that each visit to our Salon is an investment in yourself and should be a comfortable and valuable experience where each client receives a quality service performed consistently and conveniently. 

Utopia Salon and Day Spa

 

Utopia Salon and Day Spa consists of talented, professional people who care for your total well-being and want you to feel pampered from head to toe. 

Himalayan Institute

 

Two Floors of New and Expanded Collections of jewelry, books, aromatherapy products hand-woven carpets and art. Classes in yoga, cafe, music. 

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Historical

Roebling Bridge

 

Built in 1847 for the Delaware and Hudson Canal, it was designed by and constructed under the supervision of John A. Roebling, future engineer of the Brooklyn Bridge. 

Grey Towers National Historic Site

 

Grey Towers is the ancestral home of Gifford Pinchot, first chief of the US Forest Service and twice Governor of Pennsylvania. 

National Parks Service

 

People from all around the world visit national parks to experience America's story, marvel at the natural wonders, and have fun. 

Steamtown National Park


Steam engines excite the senses, Steamtown keeps their stories alive! Feel the heat from the firebox. Hear the bell and whistle. Smell the hot steam and oil. Feel the ground vibrate under your feet. 

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Golf & Fun Centers

The Country Club at Woodloch Springs

 

Woodloch's spectacular, 18-hole, championship, par-72 golf course winds its challenging way over 6,579 yards of fern-carpeted forests, lush wetlands and broad upland meadows. With four sets of tees on every hole, all levels of play can be accommodated. Advance reservations required. 

Cricket Hill Golf Club

 

Dave and Fred Mancuso invite you to come and enjoy Wayne County's only 18-Hole golf course. Located near the Tree Farm and open to public -18 hole Golf course. 

(570) 226-4366

Costa's Family Fun Park

 

Costa's Family Fun Park offers bumper boats, go karts, miniature golf, water slides, laser tag, a golf driving range, batting cages, video games, dining, Hershey's ice cream and more.

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Nature Centers & Zoos

Claws 'N' Paws Animal Park

 

Animals in large naturalistic enclosures. You will see wild and beautiful creatures including white tigers, wolves, bears and snow leopards. 

Lake Wallenpaupack Preserve

 

The Eagle Institute is a nonprofit volunteer organization dedicated to the protection of the bald eagle and other birds of prey. We promote habitat conservation and stewardship ethics. 

Delaware Highlands Conservancy


Conserving our natural heritage and quality of life in partnership with landowners and the communities of the Upper Delaware River region. Together we protect working farms and forests, clean waters, wildlife habitat, and sustainable local economies. 

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Wineries

Three Hammers Winery

 

We are a small family winery located in Hawley, PA. By blending history, scenic ambiance and beautifully crafted artisanal wines, we hope to create a memorable experience for you to enjoy. Three Hammers Winery is more than a historic farmhouse, tasting room, and 15-acre property. It is an experience – a chance to sip history dating back to 1820. For in that year, three brothers named “Hammer” built this farm and worked it throughout their lives. It is with great honor that we dedicate our efforts as vintners to creating a friendly gathering place for all who enjoy tradition and wish to sample the fruit of a truly unique terroir.
We open Wednesday – Monday  11:00 am-6:00 pm Closed on Tuesdays .   Cheers!

Westfall Winery

 

Westfall's founder and chief winemaker, Dr. Georgene Mortimer began the art of winemaking by growing up in a house where home winemaking was a multigenerational family activity. 

Antler Ridge Winery


Antler Ridge has a simple philosophy: Create the best wines and offer them at a fair price while providing our customers with the best experience possible when they visit any one of our stores. 

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Specialty Shops

Wallflower


A mini-department store boutique with contemporary women's clothing, kids clothing, jewelry, crabtree and evelyn, glassware,art prints, tiffany lamps,fountains,candles,webkinz, furniture, willow tree, and so much more! 

Old Lumberyard Antiques

 

Two buildings of 10,000 square feet and over 40 Antique dealers are filled to the rafters with 18th, 19th and early to mid 20th century furniture, paintings, glass, pottery, linens, rugs, jewelry, advertising and so much more.

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Restaurants

The Settlers Inn


Discover simple pleasures at the Settlers Inn — a bed and breakfast lodge in the Lake Region of Pennsylvania's Pocono Mountains. 

Patisserie du Jour


The Patisserie provides our patrons fresh ground coffee, espresso, lattes, cappuccino, French " au chocolate", organic Chai's and teas. 

The Heron

 

The Heron is a new restaurant with a menu based upon modern American cuisine that leverages the tremendous agricultural resources of the region and focuses on seasonal and sustainable provisions. 

Water Wheel Cafe and Bakery


Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Located in a restored 19th century water powered mill. Contemporary and Vietnamese cuisine. 

The White Owl Steakhouse

 

The White Owl Steakhouse has the best steaks and seafood in the area. Take your pick of one of our delicious steaks, seafood or pasta dishes. We offer daily specials.  Start your meal off with an appetizer and save room for dessert and coffee to end your meal.

Hotel Fauchere


The Delmonico Room at the Hotel features classic cuisine while Bar Louis serves lunch and dinner with innovative dishes in the bar bistro setting. 

The Boat House Restaurant

 

Whether you are looking for lunch, dinner, a late night snack, or just meeting friends after work, we've got something for everyone at the Boat House! 

The Overlook Restaurant


Only 15 minutes from Tree farm, patrons can enjoy small plates and full entrees that are perfect for sharing and the freshest farm-to-table meals combined with the renowned spirit of hospitality that you’ve come to expect from the Woodloch Family.

The Laundrette

Wood fired, naturally leavened - aka sourdough - individual pizzas. Inventive salads & vegetable dishes. Organic hot dogs. Homemade desserts. Coffee & Tea. All ingredients local and organic wherever possible. Delicious cocktails, wines and beers. Top flight sound system. A view of the Delaware like no other….

Glass Bistro and Bar


Located at Ledges Hotel with amazing view of waterfall and three tiered deck dining. 

Matthew's on Main


Located in the charming town of Callicoon. Using fresh local produce, cheeses and meats as much as possible. 

Hotel Wayne


Home of Pennsylvania small town hospitality Centrally located in Honesdale, the county seat of Wayne County, serving classic menu open for lunch and dinner. 

The Carriage House


Built in the early 1900's and recognized as a designated landmark, The Carriage House's cuisine is built on the basic cooking method from the old days where Grandma's recipes are combined with the newest cooking trends. 

Peter's Restaurant


Chef owner Peter Jajcay creates and warm dining ambiance where he creates his own unique recipes. 

Greshams Chop House


Located On Lake Wallenpaupack and includes deck dining that features steaks, seafood, Italian specialties, sandwiches and salads. 

The Alpine Wurst House and Restaurant


Huge selection of meats and homemade sausages- full size deli and Imported products, breads, cheeses and specialty foods. 

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Local Farms & Markets

River Market


River Market is where "Old Country Charm Meets Modern Convenience," bringing back the kind of customer service of yesteryear that we all long for! 

Wayne County Farmers Market


A weekly marketplace for farmers and producers throughout Northeastern PA and Southern NY to sell their produce and goods. 

Paupack Blueberry Farm


Paupack Blueberry Farm is located in Paupack, PA and is a buy or pick your own blueberry farm owned and operated by the Coutts family since 1964. 

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Local Waterfalls

There are may incredible waterfalls near Sylvania Tree Farm. These pictures, taken by one of our guests, are just some of the falls you will find. Click each image for a full size view.