Top 10 Attractions Near Locust Valley

There is so much to do near Traditions of America at Locust Valley! Locust Valley’s location gives residents the perfect opportunity to go out and explore beyond their active adult community. We’ve rounded up some of the best restaurants, shopping and activities near beautiful Coopersburg, PA.

Outdoor Activities

The Bear Creek Mountain Resort is a great location during any season. The resort offers skiing, snowboarding and snowtubing in the winter, and hiking, biking, boating, disc golf, tennis and nearby golf during the spring, summer, and fall.

The Saucon Rail Trail is 7.5 miles of historic trail. Before it was repurposed as a walking trail, it was the well-known North Pennsylvania Railroad (N.P.R.R.) line. The trail is perfect for walking, running and biking. Visit the Saucon Rail Trail Facebook page to find out more about trail events.

The Lehigh Valley Zoo is a perfect trip for when the grandchildren come to town! The zoo is in the heart of the Trexler Nature Preserve and is home to more than 130 different species of animals with over 340 animals in total! Visit the Lehigh Valley Zoo website to find out about admission.

Arts and Culture

Opened in 1926 in the heart of Easton, the State Theater Center for the Arts is home to a variety of different musicals, concerts and plays. The State Theater offers an exciting calendar of events. To find out more about tickets and shows, visit their website.

The Allentown Art Museum serves as the greater Lehigh Valley’s leading creative institution. The museum offers several exhibitions as well as exciting events. Plan a visit to the Allentown Art Museum here.

With Lehigh University only a short, 20-minute drive away, art buffs have much to explore at the university’s seven galleries with over 17,000 works of art. The exhibitions have pieces from many diverse time periods and cultures, and with free admission, they are a must-see. Find out more about Lehigh University’s Art Galleries here.


Less than 30 minutes from Locust Valley, the Lehigh Valley Mall offers over 130 specialty stores for your shopping lists. Lehigh Valley Mall features three major department stores: Macy’s, JC Penney and Boscov’s, and several dining options to enjoy during your shopping experience.

The Outlets at Wind Creek Bethlehem are a short 20-minute drive from Locust Valley. The Outlets offers more than 15 major retailers and dining options. The Outlets is fun for the whole family, too! When the grandkids come to visit, stop by the Kids Quest and Cyber Quest area for some family-friendly fun.


Date night? Try Easton’s Three OAK Steakhouse. Located in the heart of Easton’s Historic District, Three OAK is an old-fashioned New York-style steakhouse serving traditional steakhouse favorites. Three OAK says their guests can expect delicious steaks, seafood and sides, as well as some classic cocktails, for a wonderful night out.

The historic Brick Tavern Inn is located just down the road from Locust Valley. Offering a rich and varied menu and extensive wine & beer selections, the Brick Tavern Inn provides guest an exceptional dining experience nestled in the charming village of Quakertown.

Join the Fun at Locust Valley!

There is so much to explore in the area surrounding Coopersburg, PA. Become part of our Traditions of America at Locust Valley active adult community: visit or contact us to learn more.

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Top 10 Attractions Near Locust Valley Infographic