Catch Up with the Family at Skytop’s Fall Events

Oct 25, 2023

As the leaves begin to change and the crisp autumn air settles in, there’s no better time to plan a family getaway to Skytop Lodge. Nestled in the heart of the stunning Pocono Mountains, Skytop Lodge is the perfect destination for a memorable fall retreat. In this blog post, we’ll take you on a journey through Skytop’s exciting fall events, from the vibrant celebrations of Columbus Day weekend to the charming Fall Festival and the exhilarating Country Weekend. 

Columbus Day Weekend Extravaganza

Kickstart your fall adventures with Skytop Lodge’s Columbus Day Weekend Extravaganza. Running from October 6th to October 9th, this event-packed weekend promises fun for the whole family with activities including:

  • Guided Bike Tours
  • Archery Lessons
  • History Tours
  • Axe Throwing
  • Fitness Classes
  • Nature Hikes
  • Fall Themed Arts and Crafts
  • Paint & Sip

Begin your weekend with a journey through the mesmerizing Pocono Mountains. Skytop Lodge offers guided tours that lead you through the vibrant colors of fall. Marvel at the breathtaking landscapes as you explore the forests, valleys, and hillsides ablaze with hues of red, orange, and gold.

Then get in touch with your creative side with our arts and crafts sessions. Whether you’re a budding artist or just looking to have some fun, you’ll have the chance to create unique fall-themed crafts to cherish as souvenirs. Bring out your inner artist as you decorate pumpkins in various shapes and sizes. It’s a great way to bond with your family and embrace the spirit of the season.

Indulge in a delicious Columbus Day BBQ, complete with mouthwatering grilled specialties, sides, and desserts. Enjoy your meal amidst the stunning autumn scenery. Dance the night away to live music performances that capture the essence of fall. Whether it’s a folk band or a jazz ensemble, the entertainment is sure to delight guests of all ages.

Fall Festival Fun

The Skytop Lodge Fall Festival is a highlight of the autumn season, and it’s a free event that’s perfect for the entire family. Taking place on October 15th, this festival celebrates the beauty of fall in all its glory. Climb aboard a charming hayride that takes you through the picturesque countryside. Witness the vibrant fall foliage up close and make lasting memories with your loved ones.

No fall festival is complete without a pumpkin patch. Let your little ones pick out their very own pumpkins, perfect for carving or decorating back at the lodge. Plus, enjoy the sounds of the season with live music performances. From acoustic folk to lively bluegrass, the music will have you tapping your feet and clapping your hands.

Savor the flavors of fall with a variety of food vendors offering seasonal treats. Additionally, explore the craft market for unique gifts and souvenirs. Keep the kids entertained with games and activities, from apple bobbing to face painting. There’s something for every age group to enjoy.

Country Weekend Retreat

If you’re looking for an authentic taste of the countryside, Skytop Lodge’s Country Weekend, held October 20-22, is the event for you. This weekend retreat offers a delightful escape into rural charm. Experience the flavors of the region with farm-to-table dining options. Enjoy fresh produce and local ingredients prepared by our talented chefs.

 Put on your boots and get ready for some line dancing fun. Our experienced instructors will have you kicking up your heels in no time. Then gather around the bonfire as the sun sets and share stories with family and friends. Roast marshmallows and create delectable s’mores to savor by the fire.

Family Reunions and Gatherings at Skytop Lodge

Fall is not only a season of vibrant colors and exciting events but also the perfect time for family reunions and gatherings. Skytop Lodge offers a range of amenities and services to make your family get-together unforgettable.

  • Spacious Accommodations: Choose from a variety of accommodations, from cozy rooms to spacious cottages and even private lodges. There’s room for the whole family, no matter the size.
  • Dining Options: Skytop Lodge offers a diverse range of dining options, from casual to fine dining. Enjoy delicious meals together at one of our restaurants, and even arrange private dining experiences for your group.
  • Activities for All Ages: Keep family members of all ages entertained with a wide range of activities, from hiking and golf to spa treatments and adventure courses. There’s something for everyone to enjoy.
  • Customized Gatherings: Skytop Lodge’s event planning team can help you organize a personalized family reunion or gathering. From themed parties to team-building activities, we’ll tailor your event to your preferences.
  • Scenic Backdrops: The Pocono Mountains provide a stunning backdrop for your family photos. Capture beautiful memories against the vibrant fall foliage, and cherish these moments for years to come.

As the leaves change and the air turns crisp, Skytop Lodge transforms into a haven of fall festivities and family-friendly fun. From the excitement of Columbus Day weekend to the charm of the Fall Festival and the rustic elegance of Country Weekend, there’s no shortage of reasons to visit Skytop Lodge this autumn. And if you’re considering a family reunion or gathering, Skytop’s amenities and services are perfectly suited to create lasting memories with your loved ones amidst the stunning beauty of the Pocono Mountains. Come embrace the beauty of fall at Skytop Lodge, where unforgettable experiences await your entire family.