Wapiti Woods is your PA Wilds getaway for a relaxing break …. comfortable and cozy cabin rentals,
surrounded by all the beauty of nature!

Come, stay and enjoy our woodlands, streams, wildlife and all of Mother Nature with the comforts of home in our modern knotty pine guest cabins! Wapiti Woods is nestled in the unsurpassed beauty of Elk County’s Benezette Township along the Bennett Branch of Sinnemahoning Creek and the Elk Scenic Drive. Located in the heart of the PA Elk Range, Wapiti Woods also sits in the center of the PA Wilds providing an ideal base camp to explore the whole area while also offering a place to just hide away or bond with a loved one, family or friends.

Modern cabin rentals, quiet grounds……and nature all around

pictures of the interiors of Wapiti Woods cabin rentalsOur six guest cabin rentals opened in October 2003, with four new cabins added in 2014. Our 10 Guest Cabins provide both comfort and convenience. With a wood burner fireplace in every cabin, comfortable queen and/or single futon beds, full kitchen and furnished sitting and game area, you have a pretty sweet cabin. As a bonus for the romantics, we have five cabins that also have whirlpool tubs that face the wood burner and fit just right for two people.

Your cabin faces a rambling stream and the Moshannon State Forest complete with fire ring, porch swing, picnic table and stand up charcoal grill. Add a gathering area with a picnic pavilion, on-site walking trail along the old Buffalo and Western Railroad bed, horseshoe pitching court and lounging area along with a separate “Shanty” that houses a laundry, TV with VCR/DVD, games, movies and a community phone for local calls. To complete the package, the guest cabin rentals also come with dark skies, a wooded setting, no vehicles to be seen, occasional wildlife like turkey , elk, bear, & deer and an occasional train passing along the active railroad line sitting across the stream from the cabins. And, all topped off with sincere, friendly and polite service.

What about cabin rentals for group gatherings?

Do you need a central location to meet from all corners of the northeast, mid-west and mid-Atlantic? With enough beds to sleep up to 36 people in ten separate guest cabins, Wapiti Woods has hosted small weddings and receptions, reunions, retreats small class trips and other group gatherings to renew old friendships and start new ones. Local caterers can provide meals and local rentals are available for tents, chairs, tables and other items needed to make your event work in any type of weather. Heck, even a day trip for a group canoe trip down the Clarion River would work with easy access to local liveries. Top it off with access to local guides for elk tours or even horse trail rides to give you, and yours, a complete and fun-filled stay.

Contact Wapiti Woods for your getaway!

We all need to find that place to get away to. Our cabins sit in the splendor of the PA Wilds that has activities and attractions for anyone, from the most avid outdoors man or woman to families, history buffs, naturalists, sports persons, shoppers, or inquisitive sightseers.

And, most of all, our Guest Cabins at Wapiti Woods give you a wonderful way to live with the splendor of the great outdoors, the dark skies and the natural wonders all around us. Wapiti Woods has that, and much more. Whether it's an outdoor adventure, carefree family fun, or a romantic hideaway for two, you'll find that get away at Wapiti Woods, Pennsylvania's best wooded retreat. So what are you waiting for? Give us a call or drop us an e-mail today!



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Located at 5186 River Road,
along SR 555 & Elk Scenic Drive,
Benezette Twp, Weedville, PA 15868
814-787-7525 info@wapitiwoods.com

Wondering about the Wapiti? It's
a Shawnee Indian word meaning
"white butt" or elk.

The PA elk herd is centered in and around Benezette in Elk County and the cabin grounds are a regular feeding area for these majestic animals.

butterflies are frequent visitors at Wapiti Woods cabin rentals

click here for more info on these
and other great area destinations

  • Allegheny National Forest
  • Moshannon State Forest
  • Clarion River
  • Susquehanna River
  • Quehanna Wild Area
  • Cook's Forest State Park
  • Parker Dam State Park
  • Sinnemahoning State Park
  • Elk Scenic Drive
  • Pine Creek Gorge
  • Kinzua Dam
  • PA Lumber Museum
  • Trout Fishing (PA's best!)
  • Quehanna Trail
  • Elk Trail
  • Pine Tree Trail
  • Thunder Mountain Trail
  • Pine Creek Gorge

Wapiti Woods
5186 River Road, along SR 555 & Elk Scenic Drive, Benezette Twp, Weedville, PA 15868 * 814-787-7525 * information@wapitiwoods.com