90 minutes from NYC, 2 hours from Philadelphia,
            and worlds away from the average getaway.

Things to Do - Nearby Recreation


Shawnee Mountain is the closest major Pocono ski area to metro New York City and Northern New Jersey. With 23 varied slopes and trails, eight lifts, a 3000 ft. terrain park and half-pipe for snowboarders, and a snow tubing park, Shawnee can satisfy every member of your family! There are “Learn to Ski”, “Learn to Snowboard”, and “Skiwee” programs for every age so come join the fun. Shawnee boasts 100% snowmaking and grooming, a full service rental and repair shop, multiple food and beverage outlets at both the base and summit lodges.


Golf options at The Legacy Collection include the historic Shawnee Country Club’s 27-hole Tillinghast designed course that has played host to PGA and NCAA championships, the Tillinghast Golf Academy is where PGA Class A Pros provide instruction in both individual or group lessons, and the Practice Facility with its Chip & Putt of 6 par 3 holes of varying length, Driving Range, and Putting Green.  Use of the Practice Facility is complimentary for guests of The Legacy Collection and buckets of range balls are available for purchase.

Spa Shawnee and Salon™

The Asian-influenced Spa Shawnee provides an interaction where personalized attention and professional care are combined perfectly to create a totally memorable and rejuvenating experience.  Spa services include individual and couple massage, body treatments, hydrotherapy, facials, and manicure/pedicure in addition to a full-service salon.


Enjoy fishing on the legendary Delaware River, famous for its seasonal runs of Shad, Stripped Bass along with strong resident populations of trophy Small Mouth Bass, Walleye, Channel Catfish, Yellow Perch, Rock Bass, Blue Gill and Muskellunge.  Quarter, half, and full day guided fishing trips and full equipment are available.

Canoe, Raft, Kayak

River trips are available for all levels of experience. Whether you have all day or a few hours, we have a package to fit your schedule. Transportation to and from drop-off and pick-up locations is provided by the Delaware River Discovery Center.


Use of the Shawnee tennis courts is complementary for guests of The Legacy Collection, and the personal concierge can reserve a court time.


A private sandy bank and sundeck along the Delaware River and an Olympic-size heated indoor pool nearby provide both seasonal and year-round options for guests to enjoy a swim during their stay.


Numerous trails for novice and experienced hikers alike run through the picturesque hills and river valleys of the Appalachian Mountains that surround the resort.  Trails and hikes include the McDade Trail, the Appalachian Trail, and many others in the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. 


Use of the outdoor sand volleyball court is complimentary for guests of The Legacy Collection.

Mountain Bike

Take your mountain bike to one of our beautiful nearby trails in the mountains and enjoy the scenery. Lessons and guided trips are available through DRDC.


You can also relax along the water’s edge and merely breathe the fresh air.


From antiques, crafts, and fabulous upscale outlet shopping the Poconos has the store for you.

The Crossings Premium Outlets has 100+ Brand name stores with 0% Pennsylvania sales tax on clothing.

Old Engine Works Market Place sells antiques and collectibles and over 125 friendly dealers.

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800-SHAWNEE (742-9633)

Presenting the Legacy Collection at Shawnee on Delaware. A luxury vacation experience in a natural setting. We've created spacious new cottages on the banks of the Delaware River, finely appointed with our own exclusive Arts & Crafts furniture and the finest amenities. Enjoy golf where the legendary Sam Snead hit the links. Relax in front of your own private fireplace, or take in dinner at The Gem and Keystone Brewpub™ and a show at the playhouse. Welcome to a resort like no other. Reserve online now or call 800-SHAWNEE (742-9633).


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