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  • Someset County Fair Grounds

    Adress:
    7842 Mt. Davis Rd, Meyersdale, PA 15552 .

    http://somersetcountyfairpa.com

     Somerset County Fair -End of August (Dates change year to year.)

    Home of the Somerset County Fair along with other annual events.

  • Great Allegheny Passage

    Adress:
    Meyersdale, PA 15552 .

    http://www.gaptrail.org

    Running through the Trail Town of Meyersdale, PA, the GAP trail is a nearly level, 150 mile route, which winds through the picturesque Laurel Highlands; connecting with the C&O Canal Towpath in Cumberland, MD, creating a 334.5 mile trail from Pittsburgh, PA, to Washington, DC.

  • Burkholder Covered Bridge

    Adress:
    Mason Dixon Highway Garrett, PA 15542 .

    6.6 miles

    Burkholder Covered Bridge was built in 1870 crossing Buffalo Creek in Brothers Valley Township. The structure is 52' long, 12' wide and over 8 ' high. The bridge is open to vehicle traffic. 

  • Meyersdale Historical Society

    Adress:
    527 Main Street .

    0.5 miles

    814-634-8654

    http://meyersdaleahs.com

    Mid-April through the last weekend in October

    Daily 9AM- 4:30PM

    This restored Western Maryland Railway station houses a Visitors Center at the trail head to the Great Allegheny Passage, along with exhibits relating to the area's history, a model train display, rest area, gift shop and programs highlighting the trail and local events and activities.

  • Meyersdale Public Library

    Adress:
    210 Center Street Meyersdale, PA 15552 .

    0.2 miles

    814-634-0512

    http://meyersdalelibrary.org

    M-F 10 AM-7PM

    Sat 10 AM-5PM

    Meyersdale Public Library was established in1939, by the local Women's Club.  The library offers many programs and events through out the year, along with a huge Local and Genealogy collection.

  • Pennsylvania Maple Festival

    Adress:
    120 Meyers Avenue Meyersdale, PA 15552 .

    0.4 miles

    Maple Festival Office- PO Box 222, Meyersdale, PA, 15552

    814-634-0213

    2nd and 3rd weekends in March

    http://pamaplefestival.com 

    The Pennsylvania Maple Festival is an annual festival in Maple City, Meyersdale, PA, to celebrate the coming of Spring, the tapping of the maple trees to produce maple syrup, and the wonder and beauty of the Laurel Highlands. Many events are planned every year, such as the pancake breakfast, car show, and parade. 

     

  • Springs Museum/Farmer's Market/Folk Fest

    Adress:
    1711 Spring Road Springs, PA 15562 .

    11.6 miles

    Museum hours- Wed-Fri 1 PM-5 PM, Sat 9 AM-2 PM

    Farmer's Market-  Saturdays, May 27- Sept. 23, 8 AM-1 PM

    Folk Fest- Oct 6-7, 9 AM-5 PM

    http://springspa.org 

    814-442-4994

  • Flight 93 Memorial

    Adress:
    6424 Lincoln Highway, Stoystown, PA 15560 .

    29.5 miles

    814-893-6322

    http://www.nps.gov/flni/index/htm

    The National Memorial honors Flight 93's passengers and crew for their courageous actions on September 11, 2001.

  • Quecreek Mine Rescue Foundation

    Adress:
    140 Haupt Road, Somerset, PA, 15501 .

    21.1 miles

    http://quecreekrescue.org 

    814-445-5090

    Rescue Site- 8 AM- 8 PM Daily

    The Quecreek Mine Rescue Foundation honors the team of rescue workers and the nine trapped coal miners saved from certain death. The Monument for Life displays artifacts from the rescue, houses a Visitors Center and a park.

  • Jennerstown Speedway Complex

    Adress:
    206 Somerset Street, Jennerstown, PA 15547 .

    29 miles

    814-703-8009

    http:/www./jennerstown.org

    Experience the thunder in the mountains and the thrill of Saturday night races at the Jennerstown Speedway. (You may even see the Red Lantern B&B #8 car on the track!) 

  • Sailsbury Viaduct

    Adress:
    Meyersdale,PA, 15552 .

    1.5 miles

    The Salisbury Viaduct is a railroad bridge in Meyersdale, PA, built in 1912, now used as part of the Great Allegheny Passage. The bridge was decommissioned in 1975 and converted for biking and hiking in 1998

  • Seven Springs Mountain Resort

    Adress:
    777 Waterwheel Drive, Seven Springs, PA, 15622 .

     23.9 miles

    http://www.7springs.com

    800-452-2223

    An all season, family resort, home to skiing, mountain biking, golf, swimming, rental units, as well as a myriad of festivals and events, such as Mud on the Mountain, Mother Earth News Fair, and Wine fest. 

     

  • Hidden Valley Resort

    Adress:
    1 Craighead Road, Hidden Valley, PA, 15502 .

    25.8 miles

    http://hiddenvalleyresort.com 

    814-443-8000

    An all season, family resort includes golfing, skiing, Spa, indoor pool, rental units and many events through out the year. 

  • Meyersdale Windfarm

    Adress:
    Meyersdale, PA, 15552 .

    The Meyersdale Wind Farm is a wind farm located in Meyersdale, Somerset County, Pennsylvania with 20 NEG Micon/Vestas 1.5 MW wind turbines that began commercial operation in December 2003. The wind farm has a combined total nameplate capacity of 30 MW, enough to power about 10,000 homes.

  • Amish Countryside

    Adress:
    Meyersdale, PA, 15552 .

    Visit the many Amish owned shops and businesses in and around Meyersdale. From farm fresh produce to hand-crafted treasures, take home a piece of the Amish country side. 

  • Big Savage Tunnel

    Adress:
    Meyersdale, PA, 15552 .

    12.2 miles

    The Big Savage Tunnel is a formerly abandoned railway tunnel located southeast of Meyersdale, Pennsylvania. The Big Savage Tunnel is part of the Great Allegheny Passage. It was originally built for the Connellsville subdivision of the Western Maryland Railroad. It is the longest tunnel on the Great Allegheny Passage.

  • CSX Railway

    Adress:
    301 High Street, Meyersdale, PA,15552 .

    Perfect for Train Watchers, Red Lantern Bed & Breakfast is located beside an active CSX railway. Watch from a comfy seat in the back yard or the railroad bridge adjacent to the property. 

  • Laurel Highlands Hiking Trial

    Adress:
    124 Main St. Ohiopyle, PA 15470 .

    Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail

    The 70-mile hiking trail stretches along Laurel Mountain from the picturesque Youghiogheny River at Ohiopyle State Park to the Conemaugh Gorge near Johnstown. Seasoned backpackers challenge themselves on the steep, rugged areas of the trails. Casual hikers enjoy areas that are reasonably level and pleasant for walking.

    The trail is the main feature of Laurel Ridge State Park. It traverses state parks, state forests, state game lands, other public lands, and private lands. The Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail is a major segment of the Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail, a network of trails between the mouth of the Potomac River and the Allegheny Highlands.

  • High Point Lake

    Adress:
    High Point Lake, Pennsylvania, USA .

    13.4 miles

    Located a short drive from Red Lantern B&B, near Mt. Davis, the highest point in PA, High Point Lake is a 338 acre impoundment owned by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and managed by the Fish and Boat Commission. High Point Lake provides great fishing for Large and Smallmouth Bass, Walleye, Northern Pike, Yellow Perch, Black Crappie, Bluegill, amd Bullhead. Boating at the lake is limited to electric and un-powered boats; two launch ramps are available as well as parking facilities. Fishing tournaments are hosted annually. 

  • Mt. Davis Pennsylvania High Point Trail

    Adress:
    Mt Davis, Elk Lick Township, PA, USA .

    9.3 miles

    www.alltrails.com

     

    5.4 miles long, this trail is located along the highest point in Pennsylvania.

     

  • Somerset Scenic 6

    Adress:
    Somerset County, PA, USA .

    www.somersetscenicsix.com

    Take a motorcycle ride on one of these great trips.

    Flight 93 Loop

    Coal Heritage Loop

    Mt. Davis Loop

    Pike and Ridge Loop

    Mason Dixon Loop

  • Somerset Historical Society

    Adress:
    10649 Somerset Pike, Somerset, PA, USA .

    20 miles

    814-445-6077

    www.somersethistoricalcenter.org

    A 150 acre rural history museum, located in Somerset, PA. Also the headquarters of the Somerset Genealogical Society of Somerset County. Check website for annual events and happenings.