Scenic

The Breezyview Overlook gazebo at Chickies Rock offers a beautiful view of the Susquehanna River.

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)

Enola Low Grade Rail Trail

History, eagles and great views of Susquehanna all on a flat trail.

Location: Conestoga

Hauer Trout Run Nature Preserve

Cliffs and dipping pools in a deep glen. Summer bliss

Location: Holtwood, PA 17532

Pinnacle Overlook

Eagle-eye view high above Susquehanna River Gorge.

Location: Holtwood

Shenks Ferry Wildflower Preserve

A ravine alive with a riot of color in spring.

Location: Green Hill Rd, Conestoga

Tucquan Glen Nature Preserve

The trail crosses the stream several times. Heaven in summer.

Location: State Route 3017, Holtwood

View from atop House Rock in House Rock Nature Preserve

Views of Susquehanna River Gorge are stupendous.

Location: House Rock Rd, Pequea

View from Chickies Hill on Route 441 looking toward Columbia

Car-only but you’ll swear you’re looking at a sweeping view of the Chesapeake Bay.

Location: West Hempfield Township

Vista from Chickies Rock in Chickies Rock County Park

A long view up and down the might Susquehanna. Don’t look down—you’re on a sheer cliff.

Location: Chickies Hill Rd, Columbia

White Cliffs of Conoy Township on Northwest Lancaster County River Trail

Dolomite cliffs soar high over the Susquehanna.

Location: Conoy

Willow Point at Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area

Watch thousands of migratory waterfowl in spring and fall.

Location: 100 Museum Rd, Stevens