Best Day Trip to Cucumber Falls

Cucumber Falls

How to Make the Most out of Your Trip to Cucumber Falls in Ohiopyle

Make your Pennsylvania vacation unforgettable when you visit Cucumber Falls in Ohiopyle State Park! This stunning waterfall is one of the most precious gems of the park, and it’s an absolute must-see for any nature lover out there. Take a long hike through the woods in the early morning light, hear the birds singing all around you, and make your way to the lovely waterfall. You can share a magical moment with your loved ones and relax near the flowing water! After a fun day, come home to Oak Lodge Bed and Breakfast and get ready for your next adventure. Don’t think twice – start packing your bags today!

Hike in Ohiopyle

There are so many beautiful hikes to enjoy in Pennsylvania, and one of the best is the trek to Cucumber Falls in Ohiopyle. The 19,000 state park is one of the largest in the state and offers several hiking options depending on your level of determination. The most popular route is the 4-mile journey from Cucumber Falls to Cascade Falls. This trail begins along the Youghiogheny River and takes you past stunning water slides at Meadow Run Creek. Your hike ends at Cascade Falls, a smaller but longer-drop waterfall.

Have a Picnic by the Waterfall

After all that effort, head back to Cucumber Falls for a scenic picnic. Pick a spot on the rocks so you can enjoy a view of the falls while you eat. The cave structure around the waterfall makes the 30-foot drop look even more mesmerizing. Enjoy a delicious sandwich and let the beauty of your surroundings take over you. Listen to the flowing water and watch for the kayakers paddling by you. If it’s hot enough, you can even go for a swim!

Tip: The rocks around Cucumber Falls are very slippery, so use caution.

Time to Relax

End this beautiful day with a relaxing treatment at our spa! There’s nothing better for your muscles than a neck, back, and shoulder massage. We offer several great services, including:

  • Swedish massage
  • Head and foot massage
  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue muscle massage

All massages must be booked in advance at our Whispering Woods Spa, so make sure you include a treatment with your room reservation! We guarantee you will not regret it.


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