The Adventure Center
Take your next getaway to a higher level at
Skytop Lodge's Adventure Center!
Skytop Lodge's Adventure Center!
Discover an uplifting array of activities with your friends and family, from a 38- foot rock climbing wall with six faces of varying levels of challenge, to our Old Western Town paintball course, featuring everything you need for extreme thrills. Soar through the treetop zipline challenge course. Splash your paddles as you kayak in shimmering Skytop Lake or nearby whitewater rafting. Get on a roll and explore over thirty miles of scenic forest biking trails, most with drops and banked turns. Need more? Heed the call of the wild in a wilderness class, or play lost and found in-style on our unique geocaching course. No matter what kind of adventure you’re looking for, Skytop Lodge is the perfect place to
Live the Adventure!
Watch a short video on our exciting Adventure Center!
Come Live the Adventure
with these thrilling adventures:
|Treetop Zipline & Challenge Course
Soar through the treetops nestled in Skytop’s 5,500 acre Pocono Mountain estate. The course is securely suspended 10 to 50 feet off the ground with a total course length of over 3,000 feet!
Paintball is an exhilarating, fast paced sport that is quickly becoming a favorite across the nation. The featured activity of the Adventure Center, paintball is a great way for anyone 10 and up to release some stress and unlock their inner warrior. Several different fields are featured, ranging from natural environments to themed battlegrounds. So gather your friends, family and coworkers...and shoot at them.
Give your family a new sense of freedom and adventure. We feature a 33-foot, custom-built wall with a real rock look and feel. Our six-sided wall progresses from beginner to advanced climbing challenges, which allow for climbers of all ages and abilities to take part in the excitement. Each climber is belayed and instructed by an Adventure Center staff member. Sessions start every hour, on the hour. Classes are also available for those who want to learn the proper safety information, equipment and skills to become a more avid rock climber.
Indoor laser tag is an excellent activity for groups of all ages and a great way to enjoy some family fun–rain or shine. The field features inflatable bunkers resembling oil drums, wooden crates, walls and even an army tank. Each player uses an interactive Barracuda laser tag gun in games that vary from free-for-all battles to team play. Private games are also available.
Learn to conquer the rock gardens, bridges, and tight turns of Skytop’s mountain biking trails. Go ride with an Adventure Center instructor or rent a mountain bike for your own personal riding experience. The class and rental fee both include an approved mountain biking helmet, which is required when using any of the mountain biking trails at Skytop.
Experience a day of pure outdoor fun on the nearby Lehigh River Gorge. Your exclusive 4-hour rafting adventure includes dozens of fun-filled rapids, fabulous wilderness scenery, a scrumptious on-river Skytop boxed lunch, and the personal attention of your very own river guide. You’ll laugh. You’ll scream. And you’ll soak yourself silly on this awesome whitewater rafting trip...made even better by a special whitewater dam release! That means extra water, bigger rapids, and more fun than ever! There are lots of Class II and Class III rapids, which mean plenty of action for experienced rafters and great fun for first-timers, too!
Limited space and limited dates – reserve soon!
|Kayaking, Canoeing, Stand-Up Paddleboards
Explore the majestic shores and waters of Skytop Lake with the basic instruction of our staff. Learn about boating safety, basic strokes, boat design, turning, bracing, and re-entering a swamped boat. Be sure to wear clothing and shoes that you won’t mind getting wet. Hour-long canoeing, kayaking, and padleboarding classes are offered, and the minimum age is 13 years of age.
|Wilderness Skills Class
Classes offered by the Adventure Center staff cover an array of survival skills, from fire building to the use of medicinal plants and improvised shelter construction. Every class is different and can be customized to cover the topics and the skills that interest each individual group.
|Geocaching and GPS Basics
Explore the basics of navigating with a Global Positioning Satellite unit in a 30-minute class. Then discover the delights of Geocaching as you use your new skills to find Skytop’s hidden caches. Minimum age is 13 years old without an adult participant.
|Outback UTV Tours
Experience our 5,500 acres on a guided Outback UTV Tour. This unique adventure will take you on an exploration of a variety of wildlife and foliage, including breathtaking views form West Mountain and Indian Ladder Falls. Learn interesting facts from your tour guide that make Skytop a truly unique destination. Tours available from 1-2 hours.
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