Side Quest: Governor Dick Observation Tower

Explore the boulder-filled forests of Clarence Schock Memorial Park at Governor Dick as you prepare to…

Side Quest: Visit the site of Mt. Gretna’s proposed Maximum Security Prison

In October 1938 ground was broken near Mt. Gretna to build an escape-proof maximum security prison.…

Can you help unravel the mystery of this Riverview Cemetery structure?

A recent expedition along the Conestoga River near Riverview Cemetery revealed this puzzling stone structure. Can…

Side Quest: Artifact hunt for a Mason Dixon Line stone marker

This side quest has you doing an artifact hunt for one of the Mason-Dixon line stone…

Side Quest: Journey to the watery center of Tobe Run Lair

This side quest has you exploring the watery lair of Tobe Run. The lair lies hidden…

Side Quest: Norman Wood Bridge Culvert

Speak,¬†friend, and enter. Did I find a possible entrance to the Mines of Moria? This side…

Side Quest: Conestoga Trail cool off

If the summer heat has you down and you need to cool off, look no further…

Race Against Time! Exploring the abandoned Kingsley Tower before its destruction

A Fourth of July weekend road trip turned into a race against time as I attempt…

Side Quest: Visit one of Lancaster’s oldest structures – Byerland Mennonite Meetinghouse

Most Lancastrians know that the Hans Herr House is the oldest building still standing in the…

Side Quest: Conestoga Navigation Company’s Lock #6 in Safe Harbor

Hidden in Conestoga River Park along River Road in Safe Harbor is Lock 6 of the…

Side Quest: Explore the ruins of the Colemanville Water & Power Company Dam

Colemanville Hydroelectric Plant on the Pequea Creek and photos of its March 1926 dam breach.

Side Quest: Explore the wreckage of the Safe Harbor Christmas train accident

What happens when a freight train collides with a 3-ton boulder? Train engineer William Neway found…

Side Quest: Goff Run Culvert

For those brave enough to venture below the Enola Low-Grade, scores of beautiful tunnels and culverts…

Side Quest: Conestoga Boulevard Tunnel

This tunnel tucked beneath Conestoga Boulevard channels water into the Conestoga River

Side Quest: Forgotten Structure of the Susquehanna

Less than 100 feet from the Susquehanna River nestled beside the Columbia and Port Deposit Railroad…

Side Quest: ‘In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit’

I half expected to see Bilbo Baggins pop out of this Hobbit hole. What do you…

Side Quest: Can you find the Ents living in the River Hills?

If you know where to look, metal munching Ents hide in plain sight among the trees…

Side Quest: Behold Grubb Run’s Mysterious Stone Giant

If you hike the wildflower trail deep in Bausman's Hollow, you will eventually spot this mysterious…

Side Quest: Suzy’s Hole Geocache

If you are looking for a side quest to round out your Pequea Trolley Adventure, try…

Side Quest: Quarryville’s South Fork Big Beaver Creek Culvert

For those brave enough to venture below the Enola Low-Grade, scores of beautiful tunnels and culverts…