Find Out More About Lackawaxen, PA Real Estate & Lifestyle!
If you are currently in the market for a primary residence or a secondary home in the picturesque Poconos Mountains, be sure to explore Lackawaxen, the largest and northernmost township in Pennsylvania. Lackawaxen got its name from the Indian word for “The Place Where Two Rivers Meet.” The township is bounded to the east by the Delaware River, which joins with the Lackawaxen River at Lackawaxen Village. Residents
Fun and Interesting Things to Do in Lackawaxen
There are a lot of fun and interesting things to do in the area, especially if you enjoy history and the outdoors. Popular attractions include Ski Big Bear at Masthope, the Zane Grey Museum, and the Roebling Aqueduct Suspension Bridge.
- Ski Big Bear is a skiing and snowboarding resort located in Masthope. While open to the public, Ski Big Bear is an amenity of the Masthope Mountain Community and Masthope property owners receive a seasonal pass as part of their annual community dues. Ski Big Bear offers 18 trails, 7 lifts including 2 Magic Carpet lifts, and 650′ of vertical. The mountain is covered annually with approximately 50 inches of snow and offers trails for all skill levels from beginner to double black diamond.
- Zane Grey Museum – Once the home of Zane Grey, a prolific writer of western novels, the Zane Grey Museum is a favorite destination in Lackawaxen among history and literature buffs. The museum is now owned by the National Park Service. Guided tours of the museum are offered seasonally and the popular Zane Grey Festival is held each year in the township. You can spend the day exploring the lovely house and grounds and the beautiful scenery.
- Roebling Aqueduct Suspension Bridge opened in 1849 as an aqueduct connecting two parts of the Delaware & Hudson Canal (D&H). It has since been converted to carry automotive traffic and pedestrians. The bridge (connects Minisink Ford, NY and Lackawaxen) and stands as a landmark for one of the oldest suspension bridges in the U.S. John Roebling designed the wire cable suspension structure, which was later used as the prototype for the Brooklyn Bridge. You can either drive or walk across the historic bridge and take in the picturesque view of the Delaware River.
Discover Masthope Mountain Community in Lackawaxen
Masthope Mountain Community offers a serene, mountain setting and a wide range of activities for the entire family. Built around Big Bear Ski Area, the biggest draw to Masthope is skiing, where homeowners enjoy a full-service ski area with beautiful slopes and a ski lodge. In addition to skiing Masthope homeowners a vast array of recreational amenities, activities, and seasonal events for the entire family. From motorboating and personal watercraft, swimming at the lake, a heated pool, horseback riding, tennis and basketball courts, picnic areas, parks, the Summit Restaurant, and so much more – Masthope has something for everyone!
Wintertime activities include downhill and cross-country skiing, snowboarding, tubing, skating, tobogganing and ice fishing. Homebuyers will find a wide range of Masthope properties to select from. Whether you’re interested in Masthope new construction homes, established Masthope lakefront homes for sale, Masthope lake rights homes for sale, and Masthope land for sale., you’re certain to find Masthope real estate that’s ideally suited to your lifestyle and needs. For more information about living in this desirable community, please give Masthope REALTOR® – Alicia a call today! 570-470-5076
Perfect for a primary residence, a family weekend retreat or vacation home, Lackawaxen, and Masthope Mountain Community are conveniently located just a few hours drive of New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, and much of Pennsylvania.
Work With the Best Lackawaxen and Masthope REALTOR® – Alicia Kowalik
As a licensed, full-time real estate agent and resident of Lackawaxen herself, Alicia Kowalik is very familiar with the area and knows the local market inside and out. Alicia can help educate you on the best properties for sale in Lackawaxen and Masthope as well as help you evaluate the features, benefits, and amenities of your favorite choices.
Offering over 7 years of local experience, Alicia is your best resource for finding the right property in Lackawaxen and Masthope and securing an offer. Alicia’s knowledge of the area, the most recent market trends, and the top builders in the region allow her to pass on valuable insider information to her clients. When you work with Alicia, you’ll have a local expert on your side who will be there protect your interests, advocate for you, and do whatever it takes to facilitate a smooth and successful transaction.
Get the process started today by giving top REALTOR® – Alicia Kowalik a call at 570-470-5076 or fill out the online contact form and she will be more than happy to answer any questions you may have about Lackawaxen homes for sale and Masthope Mountain Community real estate.