Cumberland Valley Visitors Bureau 

Carlisle and the the surrounding towns of Shippensburg, Mechanicsburg and Boiling Springs have something for every visitor.  If you enjoy fishing, hiking, shopping, biking, touring historic sites and dining in some of the finest restaurants, you can find it here.

Outdoor Recreation

Appalachian Trail -

Bike Trails

State Parks -

Gifford Pinchot State Park, Michaux State Forest, Pine Grove Furnace State Park

Fly Fishing - TCO fly shop in Boiling Springs

Golfing - Mayapple, Carlisle Barracks golf course


Cumberland County Historical Society

Kings Gap Environmental Education & Training Center

US Army History & Education Center

Gettysburg Battlefield and Visitor Center

Cars and Motorcycles Events

Carlisle Collector Car Shows -

We are 15 minutes from the Fairgrounds (@ 7 miles)

Harley-Davidson factory in York (free tours daily)



Dickinson College -

We are @ 6 miles from the College (@12 minutes)

Penn State Dickinson School of Law -

Messiah College -


Allenberry Playhouse and Dinner Theatre

Carlisle Theatre


Antique stores, outlets, flea markets, yard sales, auctions and more

If you want to find something unique, try The Village Artisans Store in Boiling Springs.

Festivals and County Fairs


The Green Door - Home of the Central Pennsylvania Swing Dance Club


We have restaurants for every palate from Chili's and Applebees to local favorites such as The Boiling Springs Tavern and Rustic Tavern.

Around the Area

Gettysburg (1/2hour), Lancaster (1 1/2 hours) and Hershey (1 hour) are easy day trips from our Bed & Breakfast.

Tour of the Neighborhood