Team Building Retreats at Fernwood Resort in the Pocono Mountains
Fernwood Resort works with team leaders to create a memorable, vibrant and totally effective event for clients through team building.
The success of your organization relies on the cohesiveness of your team. A basic definition of a team is a group of people working together towards a common goal. Your teams understanding of the process and the clarity of its common goal will help to insure success. Our staff can coordinate different teambuilding events for your organization. The programs below can help to revitalize and bring your group together utilizing our challenging and entertaining programs.
Spend the day up in the trees while you climb, balance and zip through the 66 elements of the Pocono TreeVentures ropes course. Great for all levels of outdoor enthusiasts from beginner to expert, the family outdoor aerial forest adventure offers five courses of varying levels of difficulty. Each course consists of “bridges” between tree platforms that are constructed of rope, cable and wood configurations that challenge you with aerial tightropes, swinging log steps, moving platforms and rope net climbs. Be prepared to see the world from above with the highest point of the advanced course being over 30 feet off the ground. $40 /per person, per two hour session.
Pocono Zip Racer
Soar through the trees at speeds reaching 40mph on two 1,000ft racing zip lines. Guest will walk up to the starting platform to prepare for an unforgettable ride. $18 one ride/person/$5 for additional rides. We can run about 20 guests in 30 minutes.
Experience the thrill of snowtubing year-round at Blue Lightning tubing. The only all season tubing facility in the Pocono Mountains. The attraction includes a newly constructed Magic Carpet lift with two 400 foot tubing lanes. Ride to the top of the tubing hill on a moving carpet while holding a tube. At the top, walk off and start tubing by sitting down on the tube and gliding down on the special Neveplast runs that allow tubing without snow or water. $14/person per hour *14 days advance notice is needed to plan team-building activities. Guarantees are required 72 hours in advance. A minimum of 12 people is required. Prices are based per hour per person (Each facilitator will be $20/hr).
Minute To Win It
The group will be evenly divided into teams. Each team will attempt to complete timed challenges based upon the TV show Minute-To-Win-It. Such as Make Me a Sandwich, where one member of the team will hold a paper plate in their mouth as the other team members attempt to stack slices of bread. Points will be given for each team. The team with the most points at the end of all challenges wins! Please allow about 90 minutes for this event ($35.00 per person).