Outdoor Recreation

Parks, Fishing & Miscellaneous

Cowan’s Gap State Park
In Nearby Fort Loudon, PA.

Caledonia State Park
Just east of Chambersburg off US 30. Swimming, hiking, fishing, golf.

Pine Grove Furnace
North of the above Caledonia park. Swimming, picnics areas, great hiking with mountain views.

Kings Gap Environmental Training and Education Center
Hiking and other facilities.

Conococheague Creek
Some of the regions best trout fishing is just across the street on the campus of Wilson College. Pennsylvania fishing license is required!

Chambersburg Skydiving Center
A full-service skydiving center just up the road at the Franklin County Regional Airport.

 

Golf

All are just a short 15 minute drive away.

Greencastle Greens
New 18 hole public course in nearby Greencastle, PA.

Majestic Ridge
Oldest 18 hole public golf course in Central PA.; very scenic, built in and around a mountain top.

Penn National Golf Club
Features two 18-hole championship golf courses.

Rocky Spring Golf Course
An “easy to walk” 9-hole course with no water hazards or blind spots.

Links of Olde Scotland
Shippensburg, PA – Enjoy one of the top 100 best driving ranges in the U.S. as well as the Best 18-hole mini golf course in Central PA.

Cluggy’s Family Amusement Center
Fun for the whole family! Enjoy mini golf, go-carts, off-track betting, a skate park, batting cages and more!

(There are 36 courses within and hour driving distance.)

 

Skiing

Whitetail Ski Resort
The areas leading attraction. Just down the road in Mercersburg, PA.

Ski Liberty
Near Gettysburg. Mountain resort and cross country skiing.

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