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Lancaster, PA is home to many things, including Jellystone Park™ Quarryville! Knowing this, it’s probably no surprise that the area sees many visitors throughout the season. People here love to explore the restaurants, attractions, and history…but did you know that there are many other fun things to do while you’re in town? Whether you’re looking for beautiful nature, a thrilling afternoon, or a relaxing evening, there are numerous ways to spend the day! Keep reading for 5 great things to do in Lancaster while visiting Jellystone Park™.

5 best things to do in lancaster

Theodore A. Parker III Natural Area

One thing we love about Jellystone Park™ Quarryville is the gorgeous wooded setting that surrounds our Camp-Resort. Looking to connect with nature even more? Check out the Theodore A. Parker III Natural Area. This area is great for hiking and discovering wildlife! Plus, it’s located just 5 minutes away from Jellystone Park™ – talk about a win-win!

ZooAmerica

Committed to the conservation of North American wildlife and habitats, ZooAmerica is a great place to learn about the various species that inhibit our country. Located in Hershey, Pennsylvania, this zoo is only an hour away from Jellystone Park™ and is a good, educational stop on your road trip. Learn about numerous different animals like the mountain lion, bald eagle, sandhill crane, and pronghorn!

5 best things to do in lancaster

Dutch Wonderland

Known as Pennsylvania’s best theme park, Dutch Wonderland is an attraction you won’t want to miss while you’re in the area – especially for adventure seekers! With over 35 rides, attractions, and shows, families of all ages will love the thrilling rollercoasters, tropical waterpark, and various carnival rides. Stop by for the day as this theme park is only 30 minutes away from our Camp-Resort!

The Amish Village

Only 25 minutes away from Jellystone Park™, The Amish Village is a great educational experience perfect for both kids and parents alike! Located in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch Country on 12 acres of land, The Amish Village offers visitors a once in a lifetime experience – you can learn about the history of the Amish from the Amish themselves! Choose from 3 different Amish Tour experiences and start learning!

5 best things to do in lancaster

Lancaster Central Market

Established in 1730, Lancaster Central Market is your one-stop shop for all things local! From fresh bread and aged cheese, to homemade ice cream and local produce, you’ll love the variety this place has to offer. The 30 minute drive from Jellystone Park™ will be worth it – you may even find some items that will go great over the campfire! Yum!

Between all of these incredible attractions near our Camp-Resort, you’re guaranteed to never hear the words “I’m bored” during your vacation. There’s something for every family member to enjoy in Lancaster, PA, and we encourage you to try something new for your next visit! To see more attractions near our Camp-Resort, be sure to visit our Places to Go page! If you’re ready to start planning your next Pennsylvania getaway, book now! We’ll see you soon!

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Yogi Bear™ and friends can't wait for more camping adventures. Only 10 more days until opening day! 🐻 ...

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Mother’s Day is around the corner, so show mom some love with a trip to Jellystone Park™! ⁠⁠
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Ready to book? Check rates & availability via the link in our bio.⁠
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From increased serotonin levels to fresh air and exercise, camping offers many health benefits! ☀️⁠

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Link in bio.
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The bears are patiently waiting for hibernation to end! If you still need to book your 2021 getaway, click the link in our bio to browse availability and book your stay. ❤️
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