Press Room

Welcome to Camelback Resort, home to Countless Adventures in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania. Below you'll find a collection of information releases that highlight new and exciting developments at the resort.

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PRESS RELEASE ARCHIVES

The Kartrite Hotel and Indoor Waterpark Marks Major Construction Milestone with Completion of Texlon Roof

May 21, 2018

MONTICELLO, N.Y. (May 21, 2018) – The Kartrite Hotel and Indoor Waterpark, the latest project from the creators of Camelback Resort, recently celebrated a major construction milestone with the completion of its Texlon roof. The two-acre vegetation-rich indoor waterpark is slated to open in early 2019 on the Resorts World Catskills property.

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USA TODAY NOMINATES AQUATOPIA AS CONTENDER FOR BEST INDOOR WATERPARK

May 18, 2018

Tannersville, Pa. (May 18, 2018) – Camelback Lodge & Aquatopia Indoor Waterpark, the Poconos’ premier adventure destination, is a contender for Best Indoor Water Park in the country. From the hundreds of indoor waterparks nationwide, Aquatopia was among just 20 indoor waterparks chosen by an expert panel for inclusion in USA Today’s latest 10Best Readers' Choice travel award contest.

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CAMELBEACH HONORS THE U.S. ARMED SERVICES AS IT OPENS FOR THE SEASON ON MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

May 8, 2018

Tannersville, Pa. (May 8, 2018) –  Saturday, May 26, 2018 kicks off the summer adventures at Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark, Pennsylvania’s biggest outdoor waterpark. Located in a picturesque setting at the base of Camelback Mountain, Camelbeach is packed with adrenaline-inducing slides and relaxing attractions for guests of all ages.

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‘CAMELBACK GIVES BACK’ PARTNER, PAIGE MORE, HONORED AS QVC WOMAN OF THE MONTH

May 4, 2018

Tannersville, Pa. (May 4, 2018) – Earlier this year, Camelback Resort partnered with Paige More, co-founder of The Breasties and former Emmy award-winning “Good Morning America” producer, to host twenty breast cancer survivors and previvors for a wellness retreat weekend. Last week, More was honored on-air as part of QVC’s annual Brave is Beautiful campaign for her role in creating both an online and offline support community for women affected by cancer and their loved ones.

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U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT RANKS AQUATOPIA #1 INDOOR WATERPARK IN PENNSYLVANIA

April 11, 2018

Tannersville, Pa. (April 11, 2018) – Camelback Lodge & Aquatopia Indoor Waterpark was ranked among the 30 top indoor waterparks in the world—and #1 in the state of Pennsylvania—by U.S. News & World Report. Aquatopia offers year-round family fun to guests and visitors at Camelback Resort, the Poconos’ premier adventure destination.

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NEW JERSEY MOM WINS $7,600 WORTH OF PRIZES AS CAMELBACK'S FIRST ‘ADVENTURE OF A LIFETIME’ SWEEPSTAKES QUARTERLY WINNER

April 9, 2018

Tannersville, Pa. (April 9, 2018) – Camelback Resort, the Poconos’ premier family adventure destination, has announced the first quarterly winner of its “Adventure of a Lifetime” Sweepstakes, Randi Sullivan of Raritan, NJ. 

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Sam Adams Big Air with Olympic Medalist Scotty Lago

February 5, 2018

Olympic Medalist, Scotty Lago at Camelback Resort
for the Sam Adams Big Air Freestyle show 
Sat. Feb. 10th 

Tannersville, Pa. – Feb. 5, 2018 - Camelback Resort and the famed Boston Beer Company, Sam Adams, announce the return of the “3D Air & Après Freestyle Show” on Saturday, Feb. 10. The night time on-snow spectacular combines the thrill and technical skills of Olympic & X-Game skiers and snowboarders, alongside cutting-edge 3D projection mapping and animation. 

Starting at 6:00PM on Saturday, February 10th, Olympic Medalist, Scotty Lago will return to Camelback Resort to show off the high-flying skills that won him a bronze medal in the snowboard halfpipe at the 2010 Vancouver Winter Games. Camelback Resort is excited to welcome several of the industry’s most talented and highly medaled athletes who will perform awe-inspiring, high-flying aerials across a 30+ foot gap throughout the show. 

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Adventure of a Lifetime Sweepstakes

January 22, 2018

New Kartrite Hotel & Indoor Waterpark at Resorts World Catskills to Make a

Big Splash with Launch of $250,000 Year-Long Sweepstakes  

 “Adventure of a Lifetime” Sweepstakes will feature premium prize giveaways as an exciting lead up to The Kartrite’s grand opening.

 

MONTICELLO, N.Y. (Jan. 22, 2018) – As an exciting prelude to its much anticipated early 2019 grand opening, the new Kartrite Hotel & Indoor Waterpark at Resorts World Catskills is launching the “Adventure of a Lifetime” Sweepstakes. This year-long contest, hosted at www.camelbackwin.com, launched on Jan. 17 and will run through Dec. 31, 2018.  In total, the giveaway prizes will have a value of $250,000.

The “Adventure of a Lifetime” Sweepstakes provides participants with opportunities to win at three separate prize levels – the Epic Instant Win Prizes as part of the ‘Spin to Play,’ a large quarterly prize, and one final grand prize – the “Adventure of a Lifetime.” Visitors to www.camelbackwin.com who submit their full name, email address, home state and zip code of residence will be automatically entered into the Sweepstakes.

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The New Kartrite Hotel & Indoor Waterpark

January 16, 2018

Camelback Resort Owners to Open

The Kartrite Hotel & Indoor Waterpark

                                                                             

The Kartrite brand celebrates the spirit of exploration and the rebirth of the Catskills
as an international destination.

MONTICELLO, N.Y. (Jan. 16, 2018) – Ken Ellis and Arthur Berry III, co-owners of the Poconos’ premier adventure destination, Camelback Resort, have announced their next widely anticipated project. The Kartrite Hotel & Indoor Waterpark is being built on the Resorts World Catskills campus located in the Town of Thompson, N.Y. Set to open in early 2019, The Kartrite will feature two acres of exhilarating four-season indoor waterpark space and a luxury hotel with 324 exquisitely designed guest suites.

 

Ellis and Berry are recognized nationally as the innovators behind the award-winning Camelback Lodge & Aquatopia Indoor Waterpark located in Tannersville, Pa. Their newest development provides an opportunity for them to raise the bar for family-friendly adventure once again.

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Coaster Addict visits Camelback

August 24, 2017

Poconos are Home to Epic Entertainment Oasis

A decade ago, the Camelback Resort in the beautiful Pocono Mountains in Pennsylvania could have been a location that was not well-known by amusement park enthusiasts across America. With the incredible development that has completely transformed this park in the last decade, however, anonymity is not a likely trait for this park to maintain. Known for over one half of a century as a ski resort with over thirty trails and more recently two terrain parks, the resort has been diversifying its entertainment amenities to guests at a rapid rate.

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