BOOK NOW ~ or call ~ 570-226-2993

Wayne County Tourism

A Guide to Wayne County Tourism

The Hawley, PA home of The Settlers Inn is in the playground of the Pocono Mountains: Wayne County. Tourists seek out Wayne County for its unsurpassed natural environment and quaint, historic towns. Wayne County’s proximity to New York City and other urban centers make it a natural choice for an escape from the fast paced […]

Black Bear Film Festival

What You Need to Know about the Black Bear Film Festival

On the way from New York City to Hawley, PA is the Victorian-era town of Milford, PA. For the 15th year, Milford will host the Black Bear Film Festival October 17-19, 2014. The Black Bear Film Festival celebrates unique, independent cinema as well as the conservation of the Pocono Mountains region: its clean air and […]

Sullivan County NY

Have a Blast in Sullivan County NY

Sullivan County in the Catskill Mountains of New York is a close neighbor to the Pennsylvania home of The Settlers Inn. Northeast of our Inn and across the Delaware River, Sullivan County NY has been a popular vacation spot since the 1800s. The area gained increased popularity between the 1920s and 1970s for the hundreds […]

Alice's Wonderland

Alice’s Wonderland: Not Quite Your Disney Classic

Did you know that Alice’s Wonderland is tucked away in Pennsylvania? The Settlers Inn innkeepers visit there often but not to see the Cheshire Cat, Tweedledee or Tweedledum. They’re seeking an adventure of a different sort. If hiking, biking, skiing or other outdoor adventures are your magic elixir, the place to begin is wonderland! Halfway […]

Delaware Water Gap

Explore the Delaware Water Gap

There is nothing in the world like New York City! Skyscrapers, taxi cabs, subways, business meetings, loud and busy streets, millions of people… In one sense, New York City can be wonderful and in another, it’s draining and burdensome. In order to maintain one’s mental, emotional, and physical health, planned trips to wide open spaces […]

The Woodstock Museum

The Woodstock Museum at Bethel Woods is a Blast from the Past

Believe it or not, just 33 miles from The Settlers Inn’s front door is what was once Max Yasgur’s 600 acre farm. To many people, this probably means nothing upon first glance. However, once people understand that Max Yasgur, a local dairy farmer in 1969, was the very person who opened his cattle pasture in […]

Pike County PA

The Waterfalls of Pike County PA

There are many majestic waterfalls all along the Delaware Water Gap as the Delaware River’s many tributaries make their way from their source to their mouth. While doing so, they must fall with the decline in elevation as they exit the Pocono Mountains, thus creating many spectacular places to see water cascading from higher points […]

Lackawaxen River

Lackawaxen River: A Private View at The Settlers Inn

It’s hard to imagine as one stands along the shady shores of the Lackawaxen River at The Settlers Inn that this tranquil waterway was once a bustling canal used to transport anthracite coal and other goods from the high-pitched mountains of Pennsylvania to the bustling streets of New York City! It’s true! Once anthracite was […]

Hawley PA restaurants

Hawley PA Restaurants Worth Visiting

While staying with us at The Settlers Inn, you’ll definitely want to experience some of these incredible Hawley PA restaurants. Our small hamlet, nestled in the majestic Pocono Mountains and flanked by the grand Lake Wallenpaupack is home to some terrific and critically acclaimed eateries that you must try! Whatever your cuisine preference, there’s sure […]

PNC field

PNC Field Open for Second Season

Since the late nineteenth century, baseball has been known as the All-American pastime. With a rich and diverse history, its predecessors are well documented in France, England, and Belgium. It was when our ancestors first came to the United States that they brought their various versions of this game and it morphed into what we […]

Page 1 of 212