Pennsylvania September 07, 2017
This Small Town In Pennsylvania Could Be One Of The Most Unique Places In The World
Slip away from the busy highways, bustling shops, and stress of everyday life. Benezette, a small town with just over 200 residents, promises plenty of lush natural beauty, tranquility, and local wildlife. In fact, you’re heading to Elk Country so keep your eyes peeled – or not – for the elk that wander freely around the small town in Pennsylvania.
Pay careful attention as you drive around the quaint town of Benezette. The spectacular natural scenery and wandering elk may just naturally draw your attention.
However, the town advises that all visitors pay attention to and remain on the road. After all...
You'll have plenty of opportunities to view the elk during your time in Benezette.
Start your visit at the Elk Country Visitor Center, which features such attractions as the Discovery Room, the Great Room, and an Immersive Theater. The theater shows a 22 minute, 4D show that gives visitors a unique view of Elk Country.
The Elk Country Visitor Center is located at 950 Winslow Hill Road, Benezette, PA 15821.
Stroll along one of the three trails, each dotted with educational markers, that lead to observation areas. Viewing areas promise sensational views of the elk in their natural habitat.
Snap photos. Admire the view. All trails and viewing areas are open to pedestrians only; pets are not permitted.
Stop by the gift shop to stock up on souvenirs, including shirts, jewelry, books, and other unique items before you continue your adventure.
Climb aboard a horse drawn covered wagon for a unique tour of Elk Country led by the Keystone Elk Country Alliance. Wagon rides run on Saturdays and Sundays from Memorial Day through the end of October.
Sit down for a delicious meal - and an even better view of the roaming elk - at Old Bull Cafe. The family-owned restaurant offers both indoor and outdoor seating, as well as a fire ring to stay warm on those chilled fall nights.
Old Bull Cafe is located at 55 Tuttle Street, Benezette, PA 15821.
Dine on such scrumptious meals as pizza, cheesesteak hoagies, and burgers. Old Bull Cafe also features an assortment of ice cream flavors.
Not ready to leave the tranquility of Elk Country? Check into the Elk Stone Lodge, a rustic vacation home that offers luxury and spectacular views of the local elk.
The charming vacation home, which is within only a few miles of the local grocery store and restaurants, boasts three bedrooms, one bath, and WiFi.
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