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Fernwood Resort Offers Autumn Harvest Festival Package in Partnership with the Pocono Environmental Education Center

Saturday, September 15, 2012

BUSHKILL, PA (September 2012) - Fernwood Resort is offering a fall Harvest Festival package within the Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC) in Bushkill, PA that includes accomodations at Fernwood Resort and the PEEC Harvest Festival. Gina Bertucci, spokesperson for Fernwood Resort, comments, "The annual Harvest Festivals throughout the Pocono Mountains are a great time to relax, appreciate nature's bouty and get out into the great outdoors."

PEEC is located within the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area which offers 68,000 acres of pristine woodlands, rivers and streams. Bertucci continues, "Fernwood borders the National Recreation Area which allows us to offer guets special programs that center around the National Park." The Harvest Festival will be held on Saturdeay, September 15, 2012 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm and will feature animal presenters, arts and crafts, hands-on learning situations, conservation exhibits, live music, local food, and a tricky tray.

Package includes admission for four to the Harvest Festival and two night weekend villa accommodations starting at just $144 a night. The Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC) is located within the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area just minutes from Fernwood Resort. The Center was created for students, teachers, families, Scouts, birders, botanists, photographers, hikers and anyone else interested in learning about the natural world in a natural and informal setting. For PEEC information go to their website at

Fernwood Resort is a 400-acre four season resort located in the Pocono Mountain. It offers golf on its 18-hole par 71 course, indoor and outdoor pools, live entertainment, Wintergreens Patio Grill, a video game area, horseback riding, massage, miniature golf, hiking in the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, canoeing on the Delaware River, paintball, a fitness center, bumper boats, and daily scheduled activities. Pocono attraction packages are also offered that include The Crossings Premium Outlets, Mt. Airy Casino, the Pocono Environmental Education Center, Shawnee Mountain Festivals, and Bushkill Falls.

Bertucci concludes, "PEEC's programs help create experiences that put guests in touch with nature and the beauty of the Pocono Mountains. We have put together these special packages to make it easy to participate. We have all the amenities of a four-season resort making it possible to take a mini-getaway that combines the resort luxuries with the opportunity to hike and play in the National Recreation Area." For Fernwood package information, go to or call 888-FERNWOOD.