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Canoeing on the Delaware with Edge of the Woods Outfitters

Saturday, May 23, 2015

BUSHKILL, PA (SUMMER 2015) – Encounter first-hand the natural beauty of the Pocono Mountains on a paddle down the scenic Delaware River located in the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area then stay at The Villas and Fernwood Resort in the Poconos after your float. The Resort's canoeing getaway river package includes two night midweek studio villa stay and two canoeing vouchers starting from $174 per night. Gina Bertucci, spokesperson for the Resort, said, "The crystal clear water, spectacular rock formations, lush mountains and abundant wildlife quickly inspire you with their natural beauty. It is extremely relaxing and an amazing way to experience the river. Edge of the Woods Outfitters provides the experience and they have received many accolades for their great customer service and desire to have guests truly enjoy the beauty of the river."

            The Villas and Fernwood Resort are a 400 acre four season vacation retreat located in the heart of the Pocono Mountains. In addition to canoeing, it offers on property amenities within walking distance to your villa that include Pocono TreeVentures aerial ropes adventures course, Pocono Zip Racer dual 1,000 ft racing zip lines, Blue Lightning all season tubing, golf on an 18 hole par 71 course, indoor and outdoor pools, live entertainment at Wintergreens Patio Grill with lakeside outdoor dining, a video game area, daily scheduled activities, massage, a fitness center, bumper boats, hiking at Bushkill Falls, horseback riding, festivals at Shawnee Mountain, paintball, and miniature golf with packages that include The Crossings Premium Outlets, Mt. Airy Casino, and Camelbeach. Bertucci said, "Whether you just want to sit by the pool, have dinner and see a show, canoe through the National Park, take a trail ride, zip through the trees or shop, we have made it easy and affordable with our stay and experience the Poconos packages."

To reserve a canoeing package, call the Fernwood Reservations staff at 888-337-6966 or go to for a complete selection of packages. The Resort is located on Route 209 in Bushkill, PA adjacent to the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. Bertucci concludes, "With so much to do in the Pocono region and our close proximity to New York and New Jersey, summer is an ideal time to plan your getaway. Golf a few rounds, attend a summer festival like the Pocono Chicken Wing Off, the PA State Craft Festival, and the Garlic Fest, or go shopping at one of the many antique stores. However you define relaxation, we have the perfect location and package to make it a reality."

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