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A short drive from Jellystone Park™, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania is filled with family-friendly activities to enjoy throughout the year!

1. Amish Village

Located in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch Country, the Amish Village is an authentic look at today’s Amish lifestyle. Located on 12 scenic acres, The Amish Village lets visitors tour an authentic Amish property, including a one-room schoolhouse, barn with farm animals, blacksmith shop, smokehouse market and more.

 

(Photo via lancasterpa.com)

2. Dutch Wonderland

With over 35 rides, attractions, and shows, Dutch Wonderland is a great place to spend time together as a family. Cool off in Duke’s Lagoon water play area and make discoveries at Exploration Island, where dinosaurs come to life!

 

(Photo via lancasterpa.com)

3. Lancaster Central Market

Visit the country’s oldest farmers’ market, Lancaster Central Market, in the heart of Amish country! Regional food specialties include Pennsylvania Dutch sausage, scrapple (a breakfast meat of pork scraps and cornmeal), and headcheese (like scrapple, an acquired taste). You’ll also find preserves, including chowchow (pickled vegetables in a spicy mustard sauce), and bread and butter pickles. The market is also a great place to buy souvenirs.

 

4. Hersheypark

Hersheypark is a popular theme park that features over 60 thrilling rides & attractions, including 11 roller coasters, half a dozen water rides, 24 kiddie rides, live entertainment, fun events, photo opportunities with Hershey’s characters, challenging games, unique shops, and delicious dining. You’ll also find Hershey’s Chocolate World, offering a total chocolate experience.

 

5. Strasburg Railroad

Climb aboard the larger-than-life steam train at Strasburg Railroad and enjoy a 45-minute, round-trip ride through the tranquil Amish countryside to Paradise, PA and back. Marvel at more than 1,000 acres of farm fields as they pass by your window. Disembark and enjoy old-fashioned fun at Groff’s Grove or Leaman Place Grove, convenient recreation areas along the train’s route for mid-way boarding or unloading. Ride aboard the First-Class Cars for an especially memorable experience!

 

Well, there you have it! 5 great reasons to visit Jellystone Park in Quarryville, Pennsylvania! There’s so much to do here at Jellystone Park, you may never want to leave. But our family vacation resort is also a great “home base” for those who want to explore attractions in the surrounding area like Amish Village, Dutch Wonderland, Lancaster Central Market, Hersheypark, and Strasburg Railroad! PLUS, there’s many more things to do in the Lancaster, PA area while you’re here.

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Click the link in bio to view the terms & conditions. Start snapping!
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Click the link in our bio to secure the last spot for this weekend. 🚐☀️⁠⁠
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Click the link in bio to view the activity schedules.
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Read our guide to camping etiquette via the link in bio!
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Save BIG this fall when you book a stay at Jellystone Park™! 🙌 Whether you're looking to add a Thursday or Sunday night to your stay, or would like to stay 4+ nights, we have a deal for you!⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Choose a deal that fits your needs - like $25 campsites, free nights, and 25% off!⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Click the link in bio to view all of our deals. ❤️
...

You may be seeing some leaves 🍁🍂 changing in your neck of the woods...and Jellystone Park™ is THE place to be when colors are in full peak!⁠⁠
⁠⁠
By mid October, our Camp-Resort is set to have vibrant reds, oranges, and yellows everywhere you look!⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Find out when the fall foliage will peak near you via the link in our bio. 🗺
...

Our water attractions officially close after this weekend! This is your LAST CHANCE to book a family getaway and enjoy access to our Water Zone and swimming pools! 💦⁠⁠
⁠⁠
There's only a few cabins left for September 17-19, then we are sold out!⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Click the link in bio to book now.
...

Happy Grandparent's Day! We love helping you make family memories today & everyday. ❤️ ...

Congratulations to Julia Todd for being this year's "Best Vacation Ever" photo contest winner! Our ice cream is a big hit, and we love that you included it in this photo - mess and all! 🍦⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Please send us a PM to claim your $250 in camp credit & $100 gift card to @gorumpl! ⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Thank you to all our campers who participated – we can't wait to see what you come up with next year!
...

The first day of fall is only 2 weeks away, but here at Jellystone Park™, we're already getting started on the fall fun! 🍂 Read our latest blog to see why fall camping is a must for you and your family. Link in bio! ...

Don't mind us, we will be relaxing this Labor Day! 😴 ...

Heading into the long weekend ready to splash the days away! 😎💦 ...

Our Best Vacation Ever Photo Contest ends this Monday, 9/5! Be sure to enter for your chance to win $250 in camp credit and a $100 gift card to @gorumpl! 📸⁠⁠
⁠⁠
STEPS:⁠⁠
1) Take a photo having your best vacation ever at our Camp-Resort!⁠⁠
2) Share your photo on our Facebook page or post on Instagram with @jellystonepa #jellystonepa and #bestvacationever⁠⁠
3) After Labor Day, we will select 5 finalists and you will vote which photo should be this year's winner!⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Click the link in bio to view the terms & conditions. Start snapping!
...

There's only 1 Deluxe RV Site left for Labor Day Weekend, then we are SOLD OUT!⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Click the link in our bio to secure the last spot for this weekend. 🚐☀️⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Pssst - is your favorite site already booked for Labor Day Weekend, but you would like to stay with us when our water attractions are still open? We have weekend availability throughout September! *𝘛𝘩𝘦 𝘞𝘢𝘵𝘦𝘳 𝘡𝘰𝘯𝘦 𝘪𝘴 𝘰𝘱𝘦𝘯 𝘸𝘦𝘦𝘬𝘦𝘯𝘥𝘴 𝘰𝘯𝘭𝘺 𝘶𝘯𝘵𝘪𝘭 9/19, 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘱𝘰𝘰𝘭𝘴 𝘢𝘳𝘦 𝘰𝘱𝘦𝘯 𝘥𝘢𝘪𝘭𝘺 𝘶𝘯𝘵𝘪𝘭 9/19.
...

September is right around the corner, which marks the beginning of our Science & Discovery Weekends! 👨‍🔬⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Join us any weekend from 9/3 - 9/19 for these fun themed activities. This is a great way to ring in the school year!⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Click the link in bio to view the activity schedules.
...

It's #NationalDogDay! ⁠⁠
⁠⁠
We PAWS-itively love our 4-legged campers and have pet-friendly cabins and campsites as well as a Bark Park for them to play in! 🐾 ⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Celebrate your furry friend and bring them along on your next camping trip — book one now with the link in our bio! Woof!
...

Whether you’re planning your end of summer camping trip or looking forward to a fall camping getaway, there’s no better time than the present to review steps on how to be the best camper during your vacation.⁠

Read our guide to camping etiquette via the link in bio!
...