East Stroudsburg, PA is located in the woods of the Poconos region of the state. Homes in the area range from the quaint cape cod designs in the Penn Estates to stately brick-faced colonials in the Marshalls Creek area to more contemporary designed homes in the Stroudsburg school district with large windows to view the beautiful hills and forests of Pennsylvania. A townhome in the Blue Mountain Lake Estates offers a cozy community and gorgeous green walkways for pleasant neighborhood strolls.
In East Stroudsburg, you can enjoy all four seasons. The fall and spring are particularly dramatic with their intensely colored foliage. In the fall, the neighborhoods are streaked with flame red, orange, and yellow trees. The crisp air invites families out of doors to enjoy apple orchards, pumpkin patches, and the local produce from nearby farmland. Locals and those from surrounding areas come to the Shawnee Mountain during the height of fall foliage in East Stroudsburg for the Autumn Timber festival. The festival is a celebration of wood crafting, chainsaw sculpture, live music and local food and craft vendors. In the spring, the long-awaited thaw from winter rewards the patient observer with blossom-covered trees and bushes. Most notably, the Residents of East Stroudsburg enjoy access to vast hiking trails and beautiful camping areas.
This area is more than just a hiker’s dream, East Stroudsburg is a vibrant community with plenty of amenities for convenient shopping and easy commute to local blue and white collar facilities which employ the residents of the area. Located just two hours east of Hershey with its exciting amusement park under two hours from New York City, East Stroudsburg is home of a branch of The University of Pennsylvania, numerous parks, a public pool, and a golf course. Many parks offer beautiful ponds and other water features along the Brodhead Creek. The local borough provides annual leaf collecting to help keep the yards tidy in fall and snow removal for winter road maintenance. Residents of this lovely corner in Pennsylvania enjoy country access to beautiful ski areas in the Shawnee Mountain in the winter and kayaking on the Delaware River in the summer. From movie theaters to art museums, adorable antique shops and friendly pubs, the atmosphere in East Stroudsburg is pleasant and friendly. For the outdoor adventurer, East Stroudsburg offers Pocono Treeventures with zip line courses, several golf courses, and even a skydiving center. Those looking to relax and those looking for adventure can find what they are looking for in East Stroudsburg near the Worthington State Forest in eastern Pennsylvania.