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Maple: Tapping into PA - PA Wilds

Duration: 2 days, 1 night

Experience the maple tradition with the  Annual Maple Weekend in Potter and Tioga counties. The massive two-county festival takes place every March and includes 17 participating farms. Explore as many of the listed maple farms your sweet tooth can handle!


Farm Exploration

Continue your maple adventure weekend with more farms tours, demonstrations, and pure maple products in Potter and Tioga counties. The Annual Maple Weekend gives you an opportunity to delve into farm history, get a behind-the-scenes look at maple production, and see how your favorite maple goods are made in the Keystone State.  

Pine Creek Outfitters

Travel Time: 35 minutes

Experience the natural wonders of the great PA Wilds with the help of Pine Creek Outfitters, which is conveniently  on Route 6 at the entrance to the Pine Creek George. Rent a boat or take a guided rafting, canoeing, kayaking, or biking trip. Hiking shuttles are also available to trek the West Rim Trail and Mid State Trail.

Emerge Healing Arts and Spa/Boutique and Gallery

Travel Time: 15 minutes

Are your muscles sore from all that hard work? Relaxation awaits! Treat yourself and book an appointment in advance at Emerge Healing Arts and Spa. While you’re there, also check out the boutique and gallery, which features a diverse offering of more than 20 local artisans’ handcrafted works, including photography, paintings, sculpture, jewelry, fibers, and ceramics; a selection of Jane Iredale Mineral Makeup, Emerge Botanicals — the store’s signature wild crafted skin care — and organic salon products. The three-story spa overlooks the gaslight boulevard of Wellsboro and offers therapeutic massage, advanced skin therapy, body treatments, natural nails, and an organic salon.

Wellsboro House Restaurant & Brewery

Travel Time: 5 minutes

Relax, refuel, and step back in time   while enjoying a hot meal. Less than a mile away sits the Wellsboro House Restaurant & Brewery, Wellsboro’s microbrewery, where you can enjoy dinner in a renovated 1862 building. Opened in 2008, the relaxed restaurant features a substantial menu and numerous flagship beers on tap representing various styles.

Bear Mountain Lodge

Travel Time: 10 minutes

Conclude your maple-infused getaway with a stay at the Bear Mountain Lodge where modern amenities are embraced by rustic charm. In the morning you’ll be greeted with a in-room brunch basket, replenished daily, which includes muffins, fresh fruit, yogurt, orange juice, trail bars, and hot drinks.