UPDATE: Despite Saturday’s forecast, the event is still being held. The vendors are being moved inside. Raincoats are encouraged, but be sure to wear closed-toe shoes so you can enter the facility.
Uncharted Lancaster: Safe Harbor Mini-Adventure
Celebrate Safe Harbor’s 91st anniversary by exploring nearby locations as you learn the area’s rich history with this educational mini-adventure. Fun prizes are up for grabs, including Conestoga wagon wooden nickels and Native American replica arrowheads. Return the completed form to the Uncharted Lancaster booth before noon on Saturday, October 1, 2022. Click here to learn more about Safe Harbor’s Fish & Fun event.
What to expect: Explore the various locations near Safe Harbor Dam as you learn the area’s rich history.
What to do: Record the correct answer after visiting each location as specified in the image below. Here’s a printer-friendly PDF version. Get three in a row in any direction (up, down, side-to-side, or diagonally) to win a prize—a Native American replica arrowhead. Answer all nine for a special treasure—an 18″x24″ replica of William Wagner’s beautiful 1821 map of Lancaster County (which typically retails for $25 on my website).
Return the completed form to the Uncharted Lancaster booth before noon on Saturday, October 1, 2022, to claim your prize. If you have poor cellular reception, here’s a limited bandwidth page with only one image.
Distance: Approximately 2 miles round trip on foot for all nine stops (much shorter if you do squares 1, 5, and 9).
What to bring: An internet-connected device with GPS, a comfortable pair of walking shoes, and something to write with.
When: This limited-time adventure runs Saturday, October 1, 2022, until noon.
Where to start: Your adventure at Safe Harbor Dam. 1 Powerhouse Rd, Conestoga, PA 17516. Use the links below to learn each square’s exact location and clue.