Our restaurants, shops, attractions, and hotels welcome you to Cumberland Valley. However, as COVID-19 cases rise and fall due to variants, local businesses and organizations may continue to implement mask policies or encourage individuals to continue to mask. We encourage visitors to seek and heed the latest expert guidance and take the precautions necessary for all of us to stay safe. By following updated recommended public health guidelines and showing our respect to the people around us, we can minimize the spread of COVID-19 and help keep local businesses open. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.

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Cumberland Valley

Looking for the latest and greatest in the Cumberland Valley? You'll find it here. Discover what's new in the area, explore our diverse downtowns, find the perfect planning tools, and uncover what makes this a unique destination.

Cumberland Valley is conveniently located in the number one visited region in Pennsylvania. We are surrounded by popular destinations like Hershey, Harrisburg, Lancaster, York, and Gettysburg and 30 minutes from Harrisburg International Airport and Amtrak. Our hub location allows you to experience more with every visit and our easy accessibility to New York City, Washington D.C. and Baltimore makes getting here effortless.

If you are searching for a reason to visit, it won't take us long to convince you. Cumberland Valley is known for its scenic beauty, downtown charm, friendly atmosphere, and easy-to-navigate location. Only here can you zip down the highway to discover another walkable downtown or travel up a mountain road to beautiful scenic vistas, all before you've even had lunch. So go ahead, and plan your Weekend Easy getaway to Cumberland Valley. The hardest part is returning home.

Charming Lodging in the Cumberland Valley

Cumberland Valley’s lodging options make it easy for you to find your home-away-from-home during your visit. Our hotels fit every style and budget and our unique B&Bs are a great choice for travelers... Learn More

Carlisle: A Historic Small Town

Carlisle is one of 20 nominees in USA Today’s 10 Best Historic Small Towns. All nominees have small populations of less than 25,000 but are rich in fascinating history. Show your support for Carlisle by... Learn More

Camp Michaux and Sunset Rocks: History, Vistas and More

Purple Lizard Maps is an independent cartographic design firm dedicated to making beautiful maps of beautiful places for people who want to get the most out of their recreation. They immerse themselves in the... Learn More

New Locations Along the Cumberland Valley Beer Trail

The Cumberland Valley Beer Trail launched in April 2017 with 15 participating locations. With the newest digital passport now available, the trail has expanded to 30 locations -- from Shippensburg to Harrisburg --... Learn More

Rediscover the Simple Pleasures of Travel in Cumberland Valley

This National Travel and Tourism Week (NTTW), there is more reason than ever to celebrate the collective strength and promising future of the U.S. travel and tourism industry. The 39th annual NTTW takes place from... Learn More

6 Reasons Why Fly-Fishing is Special to Cumberland Valley

Cumberland Valley has been described as one of the first published places to fly-fish and this area continues to be world-renowened for the quality of its fishing. There are countless reasons people visit Cumberland... Learn More

Top 10 Events: May 2022

The spring festival season is in full swing with events celebrating gardening, the arts, delightful wines, delicious food, and more. And, be sure to check out suggestions to help you celebrate Mother's Day in... Learn More

Truly Unique Cumberland Valley B&Bs

Cumberland Valley B&Bs are truly unique! Bed & Breakfasts often promote their unique history, style, location, or amenities. Each B&B in the Cumberland Valley offers at least one truly unique quality... Learn More

Tips for Backpacking & Camping in the Cumberland Valley

Cumberland Valley is a beautiful natural location with abundant and easily accessible outdoor recreation opportunities. Outdoorsy travelers enjoy the wide-open spaces away from the crowds. With that in mind, here... Learn More

2022 Cumberland Valley Beer Trail

Raise a pint, the 2022 Cumberland Valley Beer Trail launches April 26, 2022! Since 2017, the Beer Trail has been promoting craft breweries, cideries, distilleries, and wineries in Cumberland Valley. The free digital... Learn More

Must-See in Cumberland Valley

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