LAST MINUTE SUMMER BUCKET LIST IDEAS
1. Plan a weekend getaway with some of your closest friends.
2. Discover a new lake and spend the day fishing, boating, etc.
3. Go to a state park.
4. Spend a weekend camping with your family.
5. Watch a fireworks show.
6. Go kayaking, canoeing, and tubing.
7. Go to a local festival.
8. Go to a concert or music festival.
9. Go to a Major League Baseball game.
10. Find a new hiking trail and explore it for the day.
Some places to go:
Pennsylvania Dutch Country, better known as Lancaster, Pennsylvania, is an idyllic
place to visit during the harvest season. There are apple orchards ripe for the picking,
corn mazes that hearken back to a simpler time and farmers markets bursting with
homemade baked goods and fresh produce. And just 30 minutes northeast, you’ll find
“Antiques Capital, U.S.A.” in Adamstown, home to over 3,000 antique dealers,
traditional Pennsylvania Dutch cuisine and, of course, that Amish charm.
Shenandoah Valley’s Skyline Drive offers 105 miles of scenic byway surrounded by
stunning views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Virginia. Whether you tackle the sloping,
winding road by bike or car, you’ll encounter plenty of quaint Virginian towns along the
way. Stop in Staunton’s Red Brick District to check out the arts scene or visit
Waynesboro for world-class fishing.
WORLD’S END STATE PARK
Worlds End State Park is situated in a narrow S-shaped valley of the Loyalsock Creek,
just south of Forksville, Sullivan County.
Surrounded by the Loyalsock State Forest, the 780-acre park offers visitors diverse
recreational opportunities within a pristine environment. The rugged natural beauty
coursing through the heart of the Endless Mountains landscape provides many
Major League Ball Clubs:
Your choice: Philadelphia Phillies, Pittsburgh Pirates, New York Mets,
New York Yankees, Baltimore Orioles….all within 4 hours of Benton
MAKE IT A GREAT WEEK!