LAKE REGION- Die-hard golfers of all abilities are invited to the upcoming Annual Ice Tee Golf Tournament, sponsored by and taking place at Ehrhardt’s Waterfront Restaurant, on Rt. 507, overlooking Lake Wallenpaupack. Major sponsors for this event are to date are Ehrhardt’s Waterfront, Crystal Cabin Fever and Yuengling.

Other sponsors to date include Comfort Inn/Pocono Lakes Region, Honesdale National Bank, Wallenpaupack Veterinary Clinic, Mike’s Auto Towing & Service, Inc., Gresham’s Chop House, Woodloch, Lake Region IGA, The Dime Bank, Deli Central, Guenther’s Ski Haus, Lake Wallenpaupack Scenic Boat Tours, Rex Brand Tree Experts, Lake Region Beer Store, and Baer’s Sports Center.

Two 9-hole challenging courses will be created, complete with tree lined fairways, greens, water traps, obstacles, and roughs. Golfers will receive a colored golf ball plus a scorecard and map illustrating the course layout, and each participant is restricted to playing with two clubs and one putter. Tee times will begin at 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Sunday. "Green Fees" are a non-refundable donation of $20.00 per person in advance; $25 on the day of the event.

Golfers may also participate in the "Closest to Wally" driving contest. Prizes will be awarded to the golfers who land the closest drive to "Wally Paupack", the snowman-mascot of the Pocono Mountains’ Lake Region, as well as the "craziest" sled and "wackiest" hat. Spectators welcome!!!!

The awards ceremony is scheduled to take place at Ehrhardt’s Waterfront at approximately 3 pm, complete with prizes, 50/50’s and giveaways.

Prize donations, gift certificates and tee sponsors are needed. The cost to sponsor a one of a kind ice sculpted tee sign featuring the business name is just $75.

To obtain registration forms, tee times, or more information on entering the tourney, call the Pocono Lake Region Chamber at 570-226-3191 or e-mail