Lehighton is a borough in the Coal Region, near Jim Thorpe, Allentown and The Lehigh Valley, in the state of Pennsylvania in the United States of America.

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Trattoria 903

Italian Cuisine All of the food at the Trattoria 903 in Jim Thorpe is made from fresh ingredients that are bought locally or in New York City. The extensive menu includes appetizers (fried calamari and mussels marinara), salads, sandwiches and paninis and pasta. Entrees include chicken or veal parmigiani, chicken or veal francesse, linguini with clams and tortellini with prosciutto and mushrooms in light cream.

Altered Nightmares

An indoor walk through haunted factory with live actors and paranormal activity. Open weekends in October for the Halloween and Fall Foliage Season, as well as select summer nights for our Ghost Hunts. The building was constructed more than 110 years ago, and was used as Sawmill, Silk Mill, Textile Mill, and an assortment of other uses. Come celebrate everything haunting with us.

The Woods Campground

Is a membership-only gay and lesbian, clothing optional campground, exclusively for those 18-and-over, located on 100 private acres with a five acre lake, pool and spacious camp sites.

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Blue Mountain Resort

In Palmerton, is about 15 minutes from Lehighton and features several ski hills and a 21 lane snow tubing area. Also notable are the 39 trails, 14 lifts and 6 terrain parks.

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Dorney Park and Wildwater Kingdom

A large park known for roller coasters and many other rides, waterpark with slides and wavepool, and special Halloween events. 30 minutes from Lehighton by car.

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Pocono Whitewater Rafting

April-October. Rates start at $31.95. Water on the Lehigh River is very shallow during most of the year.

The Number 9 Mine and Museum

In nearby Lansford. Travel into a real coal mine and learn about the area's coal mining past.

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Bake Oven Campground

On Rte. 895 south of Lehighton. Scenic campground located in East Penn Township.

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At the Lantern Inn. An elegant restaurant serving Italian food.

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At Skirmish USA Paintball, in nearby Jim Thorpe.

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The Lantern Inn

Jim Thorpe

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The Inn at Jim Thorpe

Jim Thorpe

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Mahoning Inn

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