Cumberland Valley is here for you when you are ready to travel again. As we enter the Green Phase of re-opening on June 12, here are some updates that can help you plan your Weekend Easy getaway.

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Artisan Adventure Trail

Cumberland Valley is home to a diverse collection of artists and artisans who share their craft with those who appreciate handmade and homespun. Follow the trail below to find one-of-a-kind items and gifts. Your purchases also serve as unique souvenirs to remind you of your Cumberland…

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RECONNECT - Outdoors

It easy to socially distance along the many picturesque trails that weave through the rich landscape of the beautiful Cumberland Valley. Take a deep breath and savor the quiet moments as you discover scenic overlooks, pretty parks, and historic sites while exploring the great outdoors…

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Bird Watching Hotspots

Half Day Begin your birding journey in Carlisle at Letort Spring Run and Nature Trail to see a variety of songbirds, fishing birds, sparrows, woodpeckers, and hawks. For one of the best views of the Valley, continue to Waggoner’s Gap Hawk Watch which is the premier location west of…

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Swimming in the Valley

During the cooler months we all dream of relaxing by the pool or splashing around with friends and family. One of the easiest ways to beat the summer heat is jumping in the water. Luckily, the Valley has some great swimming holes, including community pools and lakes. State Parks The…

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Garden Centers & Markets

The smell of your favorite flower or the sound of a hummingbird are easy reminders of how beautiful spring and summer are in the Cumberland Valley. Our garden centers and farmers' markets have everything you need to get your yard and house ready for the new season and to bring some…

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Day Hike Sampler

Cumberland Valley, located in the heart of south-central Pennsylvania, is blessed with serene and stunning landscapes that provide a relaxing respite from the daily hustle and bustle. Whether you are a local who just needs to get out of the house or a visitor planning a future trip…

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Ice Cream Trail

You may have been doing more cooking and baking while staying at home, but one thing that you probably haven't been able to make is ice cream. Instead, leave the hard work to the experts, hop into the car, and stop by these locations along the Cumberland Valley Ice Cream Trail. These…

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Family Amusements

Family vacations are for creating family memories. Pack up the kids and don't forget the camera for these unforgettable experiences. Indoor Fun Although every day is a beautiful day in Cumberland Valley, sometimes you're looking for indoor fun. Your family will love exploring our…

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Bikes & Brews

Cumberland Valley is a cyclist's dream with miles of trails along scenic roads, rail trails, and mountain paths. The Valley and its towns are very bike-friendly and our rolling hills and landscapes offer nice ride options to connect from one town to another. A great place to get started…

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