Fun and Adventure in the PA Wilds
Looking for big trees,
wild rivers, breathtaking scenery, the PA Elk Herd or bald eagles,
meandering trails or native trout fishing? How about state parks,
state forests, the Allegheny National Forest and Heart’s
Content, the Clarion River or West Branch of the Susquehanna River,
lakes and ponds? Toss in easy access to biking, cross-country
ski and snowshoe, snowmobile, ATV and hiking trails, and you have
the perfect place for a getaway full of adventure and fun - Wapiti
a day, or several days, exploring the Quehanna Trail, the Elk
Trail, the Pine Tree Trail or the Thunder Mountain Equestrian
Trail; canoe or kayak the Clarion River or the West Branch of
the Susquehanna River; walk the forests in Hammersley Fork, the
Quehanna Wild Area or Cook Forest; or even try a fly fishing guide
for a unique and memorable experience.
Or see the area with
a road trip on the Elk Scenic Drive, visit the site of the Austin
Dam disaster, travel the back roads to historic Route 6 or the
Pine Creek Gorge, see the wonders of the Kinzua Viaduct or the
PA Lumber Museum or just wander the endless maze of backcountry
roads to find your own special place.
Finally, visit the
PA Elk herd, wildlife and bird viewing areas, or just relax by
a burning fire, listening to nature and enjoying Wapiti Woods'
Area activities and attractions soothe the restless heart
Go to shops for unique
gifts or antiques; golf at any number of challenging and picturesque
courses, visit the wineries along the Groundhog Wine Trail; travel
in the PA Amish Country around Punxsutawney and Smicksburg; take
in the 130 year old Straub Brewery in St. Marys or the Victorian
mansions and homes and quaint shops of Ridgway, the Chainsaw Capital
of the world and home to the annual Chainsaw Rendezvous and the
Appalachian Arts Studio; or experience any number of area festivals
and fairs. Parker Dam State Park and Sinnemahoning State Parks
have numerous outdoor programs and geocaching treasures are sprinkled
throughout the area hills and valleys for those adventurous souls.
A horse trail ride or rented canoe just add to the ways to see
and enjoy the area.
Or consider visiting
the Zippo Factory in Bradford or any number of local towns for
shopping, dining or entertainment. Finally, many quality local
restaurants and taverns offer another option to enhance your enjoyment
while your staying at Wapiti Woods guest cabins.
Check out all of
our "Attractions" pages to learn more about what's available
in the Wapiti Woods area.