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PARKS and NATURAL RESOURCES
Ricketts Glen State Park
Hiking (Falls Trail is incredible) swimming, boating, nature walks, fishing, hunting, paddle boat rental.
Swimming (Lake Jean has a sand beach. Interpretive programs at park office.
Buy diflucan in Ireland
Phone: 570-477-5675

Worlds End State Park
570-924-3287
Hiking and swimming. Interpretive programs at park office.
Also visit the nearby ‘Haystacks’ for a great swim on the Loyalsock, a great railroad grade hike or bike ride to
the actual swimming spot.

GOLF
Mill Race Golf Course
Benton, PA: 18 hole golf course set in picturesque valley.
Phone: 570-925-2040

FISHING and FISHING SUPPLIES
Fishing Creek Outfitters
Fairmont Springs, PA: Quality fly fishing equipment and clothing. Lessons and guided tours available.
Phone: 570-925-2225

ANTIQUES and SHOPPING DESTINATIONS
Eagles Mere, PA (40 Min.)
Quiet town with restaurants and shops.

Benton, PA (20 Min.)
Collection of many antique stores and antique mall

Bloomsburg, PA (40 Min.)
Columbia County seat and home of Bloomsburg University. Cultural events, restaurants and shops.

Woolrich Factory and Outlet
Woolrich, PA
Famous for clothing. This is the corporate headquarters with an extensive clothing store.

HORSEBACK RIDING
Brace’s Stables (20 Min.)
Jamison, Pa: Horseback riding, riding instructions, pony rides.
Phone: 570-925-5253

www.bracesstables.com

HISTORIC ATTRACTIONS
Steamtown National Historic Site: Scranton, PA
Phone: 570-961-2033

AMUSEMENT PARKS
Knoebels Amusement Park (1 Hour)
Elysburg, PA: Rides, games, swimming pool, and restaurants.
Phone: 570-672-2572

www.knoebels.com

GENERAL STORES and GROCERIE STORES
Red Rock Corner Store
121 State Route 118
Benton, PA (Red Rock)
570-925-5648

Country Fresh Market
Route 487, Benton, PA
570-925-6291

RESTAURANTS
Ricketts Glen Hotel
Great food in Red Rock
221 State Route 118
Benton, Pa. 17814 (actual location is Red Rock)
570-477-3656
www.rickettsglenhotel.net

Central Park Hotel
Central, PA: Casual, American style. Local hunting specimens from pheasant to bear displayed. Bar.
Phone: 570-925-6650

Trail’s End Restaurant
Sweet Valley, PA: Casual, oriented toward local campers. Full menu. Bar. Gift shop.
Phone: 570-477-2556

Inn at Turkey Hill
Bloomsburg, PA: Fine dining in elegant, antique filled atmosphere. Bar.
Phone: 570-387-1500

Jamison City Hotel
Jamison City, PA: Oriented toward hunters and campers. Bar.
Phone: 570-925-6978

Russell’s Restaurant
Bloomsburg, PA: Fine dining in center of college town.
Phone: 570-387-1332

Brass Pelican
Central, PA: Serves lunch and dinner. No alcohol.
Phone: 570-925-5425

ANNUAL EVENTS and TOURS
Oats Bluegrass Festival – When: End of June
Benton PA
http://oatsfestival.com

Bloomsburg Fair, Bloomsburg, PA – When: Last week in September (two weekends)

Benton RodeoWhen: End of June beginning of July
Benton, PA

Hunting SeasonWhen: Fall

Fall FoliageWhen: October and November

Antiquing – When: Great Year Round

WINERIES, BREWERES and CIDERWORKS
Winterland Winery
15 Flat Street
Lopez, PA 18628
570-928-7771
www.thewinterlandwinery.com

Colonel Ricketts Hard Cider Winery
126 S. Third Street
PO Box 604
Benton, PA 17814
570–854–1948
www.colonelrickettshardciderwinery.com

Benton Cider Mill
72 Campbell Road
Benton
PA 17814-7729
Phone: (570) 864-3806

GAS STATIONS
Uni Mart
Benton, PA

OTHER UNIQUE ATTRACTIONS
Forks Farm
Organic farming and demonstrations
570-683-5820

GENERAL INFORMATION
Laundromat: Bloomsburg or Berwick

Hospital:
Bloomsburg Hospital
Phone: 570-387-2111

PA State Police:
Shickshinny
Phone: 570-542-4117

Fire Department:
Fairmont Township Vol. Fire Co.
Phone: 570-477-3333

State liquor store:
Bloomsburg or Berwick

Beer: Benton Beer Barn: Stillwater, PA
Phone: 570-925-6118