DISCOVER YOUR BOLD in Carbon County, PA...
Your Guide to Jim Thorpe, Lehighton, Palmerton, Penn-Kidder, Weatherly, Nesquehoning, Lansford, and Summit Hill.
Upcoming Featured CCEDC Events
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!
Click on Events Below to Register.
- Fri. Mar. 5th: Monthly Small Business Counseling By Appt.
- Thurs. Mar. 4th: Reach Customers with Google
- Wed. Mar. 24th: Get Your Local Business on Google Search & Maps
- Tues. Mar. 30th: Health & Wellness 3-Part Series: Session 1: Healthy Mind
REFER A NEW MEMBER
Earn $50 off your next membership renewal (up to $300 annually) for a membership referral.
Know someone who is looking to grow their business? Let them grow with us! Refer a new member to our membership team, when they sign up for their first year of membership you will receive a $50 credit toward your next renewal. Contact our office for details!
Community & Chamber News
Discover what's happening with local businesses, your Chamber and in our Carbon County towns!
Upcoming Community Events
Things to Learn, Do & See
Immerse yourself in the rich history and countless offerings of Jim Thorpe, Lehighton, Lake Harmony, Palmerton and the surrounding areas of Carbon County, Pennsylvania. Enjoy an abundance of natural resources, breathtaking views and varied landscapes of the Pocono Mountains. Here, you'll find excellent opportunities for outdoor and indoor adventure as well as luxurious relaxation. No matter what your age or taste, you'll be sure to FIND YOUR FUN in Carbon County!
We invite you to explore the pages of this website for visitor resources and area information, visit our FIND YOUR FUN page for important links and highlights to everything that we have for you to learn, do and see. You can also build your trip itinerary online with our Carbon County TripBuilder or download a FREE copy of our "Find Your Fun in Carbon County" Visitors Guide.
To learn more about us, contact the Carbon Chamber at 610-379-5000.
Featured Business of the Month
Escape the indoors and visit us at Blue Mountain Resort! Conveniently located in Palmerton PA, at the tip of the Pocono Mountains. Blue Mountain is best known for premiere Pocono skiing and snowboarding, but offers a ton of adventures all year long!
In the Winter, Blue Mountain is home to 40 ski trails and 16 lifts on 171 skiable acres. The mountain boasts the highest vertical drop in the state at 1,082ft. For heart-pounding family fun, take a trip down one of our 39 snow tubing lanes. Each lane is over 1,000ft- the longest in PA!
Our Green season, April through October, is action packed! Hike our Blue Burn trail, downhill mountain bike, zip line, rock climb or navigate your way through the tree on our high ropes course. Looking to soak in the view a more relaxing way? Take a scenic lift ride to the top of the mountain. From here, you can either ride back down or hike over to Slopeside Pub & Grill, our 4 season full service restaurant. Grab a drink and hangout at one of our fire pits, or treat yourself to a unique Chef crafted entrée, all while taking in endless views of the Pocono Mountains.
Planning an event? Blue Mountain offers both indoor, and outdoor, event space. Our mountain can accommodate events of any size. Work with our Event Planner and award-winning culinary team to “wow” your guests.
Visit skibluemt.com for details on everything Blue Mountain Resort has to offer.
Your Carbon Chamber
The Carbon Chamber & Economic Development Corporation (CCEDC), located in Lehighton, PA is a member-centric organization. No matter what your need, we are here to offer you one-stop solutions and personal support and guidance to help you make your business successful.
From start-ups to multi-million dollar businesses in a variety of industries, our main focus and commitment are to connect you with people, resources and opportunities to help you grow your business sand thrive. And, the best part is that we do all of this in a fun and welcoming environment. There is always something exciting happening every week to help you meet your goals.
As your local Chamber, we are STRONG thanks to our exceptional leadership: board of directors, CCEDC staff and volunteer committee chairs. However, the true strength of the CCEDC comes from our volunteers, sponsors and members. To expand the reach and opportunities for our members and to our organization's STRENGTH, we continuously partner and collaborate with with other like-minded organizations, such as: the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce, the Greater Pocono Chamber of Commerce and the Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce.
We encourage our CCCEDC members to get involved, share their talents, lend their expertise and let their voices be heard. If this sounds good to you, we invite you to click on the JOIN button above or call the CCEDC at 610-379-5000 to meet with our Member Relations Director for more information.
Maybe it’s the outstanding quality of life in Carbon County that attracts so many businesses, or the educated workforce, or the opportunities for companies to thrive. If you’re interested in learning more about doing business here, Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corporation is the best place to start.
Our mission is straightforward: promote economic prosperity. We accomplish that by relocating companies and helping them set up shop. We work to retain and expand businesses with a direct pipeline to dozens of financing programs and loans. If you need real estate, we offer site location assistance. Our access to state, county and municipal governments, combined with a wide range of business partners streamlines your relocation or expansion plans. Other services include economic research and workforce development. If you want to relocate, start or expand a business in Carbon County, come and talk to us first. Put our unmatched access and expertise to work for you.
CONTACT CARBON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT: 610-379-5000 | E-mail