Do you want to experience an unforgettable adventure while in the Laurel Highlands? If so, we know just the place for you! Wilderness Voyageurs offers fun and exciting rafting trips as well as scenic bike rides. Whether you want to explore the area from water or land, they have you covered! Read on to learn more about their fabulous trips and plan your visit today.
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Explore the Laurel Highlands with Wilderness Voyageurs Tours
What Is Wilderness Voyageurs?
There’s nothing like following the guidance of locals while exploring the Laurel Highlands. If you want to make the most out of your outdoor adventure, we highly recommend Wilderness Voyageurs. They’re the best local company when it comes to whitewater rafting, biking, fishing, kayaking, and more. Did you know that they’re the oldest and most experienced outfitter on the East Coast? Since 1964, Wilderness Voyageurs has curated magical outdoor experiences for the whole family. Get ready to make some unforgettable memories!
If you like the way the world looks from a bike—peaceful, beautiful, unspoiled—then you’re going to love Wilderness Voyageurs’ bike tours. Explore the gorgeous scenery of the Laurel Highlands as you bike along with your group and guide.You can even stop for a delicious picnic under the shade of the trees!
How about a water adventure? Wilderness Voyageurs offers first-class white water rafting tours that you’re going to love. Venture down the beautiful Youghiogheny River in Ohiopyle State Park, for example! Meet your river guides at the rafting center, put on your helmet and life jacket, and climb into your raft for a day full of fun!
What About Hiking?
While you’re on Ohiopyle State Park, why not enjoy the numerous hiking trails it offers? This great area offers some of the best hiking in Pennsylvania—it’s perfect for beginners and experts alike. The Ferncliff Trail is one of our favorites, especially for beginners. You will love walking along the river and even seeing some waterfalls along the way. For a more advanced experience, the Baughman Trail is ideal. Soak in the beauty of nature during your ascent and top it off with a jaw-dropping view of the Youghiogheny River Gorge from Baughman Rock at the top!
Nature or Comfort? Enjoy the Best of Both Worlds at Oak Lodge!
Oak Lodge is a wonderful place to stay with your loved ones when you want to explore the Laurel Highlands. Our property is one of the top B&Bs in the region and offers high-end accommodations in a rustic-chic atmosphere. After a fun day rafting or biking, you can come home and relax surrounded by scenic views of the pond and rolling hills.
Take a look at our rooms! They all boast unique and elegant decor. To enhance your outdoor experience of the Laurel Highlands, choose to stay in one of our cabins in the woods! Sip on a glass of wine by the gas fireplace, take a hot shower in the modern bathroom and dream the night away on your plush mattress. You’ll wake up the next morning feeling refreshed and ready to enjoy our delicious homemade breakfast! Our pancakes include our own homemade Maple Syrup (you can even purchase a bottle to bring home)!