Lancaster County is full of natural beauty. Here’s where to find some of the best vistas nature has to offer. (Click the headlines for more information)
History, eagles and great views of Susquehanna all on a flat trail.
Cliffs and dipping pools in a deep glen. Summer bliss
Location: Holtwood, PA 17532
Eagle-eye view high above Susquehanna River Gorge.
A ravine alive with a riot of color in spring.
Location: Green Hill Rd, Conestoga
The trail crosses the stream several times. Heaven in summer.
Location: State Route 3017, Holtwood
Views of Susquehanna River Gorge are stupendous.
Location: House Rock Rd, Pequea
Car-only but you’ll swear you’re looking at a sweeping view of the Chesapeake Bay.
Location: West Hempfield Township
A long view up and down the might Susquehanna. Don’t look down—you’re on a sheer cliff.
Location: Chickies Hill Rd, Columbia
Dolomite cliffs soar high over the Susquehanna.
Watch thousands of migratory waterfowl in spring and fall.
Location: 100 Museum Rd, Stevens