Ziplines and Outdoor Adventure at Refreshing Mountain


  • Ziplines and Outdoor Adventure at Refreshing Mountain
  • 455 Camp Road
  • Stevens, PA 17578


  • Primary - (717) 738-1490
  • Toll Free - (888) 353-1490

Refreshing Mountain is a year-round retreat and adventure center that provides family friendly outdoor activities and overnight getaways in Lancaster County, PA. We are just a short drive from many Lancaster and Hershey area attractions, making us a great destination for your family getaway!

Zipline Canopy Tours

The zipline canopy tours at Refreshing Mountain Retreat & Adventure Center are a premier attraction for those looking for something fun to do in Lancaster. Push out of your comfort zone in a way you’ll long remember, climbing through the trees as you take on the challenging Refreshing Mountain zip line courses. We have three courses to choose from:
- Flying V Ziplines - 2 ziplines, 600 ft. long. This is a great test run for those that aren’t sure they want to try the bigger courses.
- Challenge Adventure Tour – 5 zip lines, 9 challenge elements, 1400′ long
- Aerial Excursion Tour – 7 zip lines, 3 sky bridges, 3500′ long, 40′ rappel ending

Click here to learn more and book your zipline tour today!

Outdoor Adventure Activities

In addition to ziplines, our property offers lots of other fun, unique, outdoor adventures. Save money by scheduling multiple packages during the same day (20% combo discounts mid-week, 10% combo discounts on weekends).

- Horse Rides & Farm Animal Experience: Children interact with horses and farm animals while learning safety guidelines for animal interaction and also pet, groom, and feed the animals. Then, kids are given a hand-led horse ride.
- Explorer Package: Get ready for a host of adventure with activities including our Climbing Tower, Pedal Carts, Paintball Targets, and Archery. - Elevated Obstacle Course: New for 2018. Challenge 22 obstacles, suspended 6-25 ft in the air. 2 levels provide a wide range of variety, from easy to intermediate difficulty.
- Nature Center: Explore our Nature Center, which exhibits 30+ native and exotic reptiles and amphibians. Our exhibits are “hand’s on” which means that guests will have a chance to hold snakes, feed turtles, and otherwise interact with select exhibits. During the summer season, checkout our “Snake Feeder Fridays” and also our Reptile Keeper classes.
- Community Pool and Water Play Area: Our seasonal pool is a great add-on to a family adventure day. Cool off on the water slide, in the wet playground or other play areas. Please note that as part of our Family-Friendly atmosphere, we request modest swim suits for guests (1-piece suits for girls/ladies, and no Speedos for boys/men).

These elements are safe, kid-friendly, and perfect for individuals, families, and groups. Reservations are required, and you can book online.

Overnight Getaways

The cabin rentals at Refreshing Mountain offer your whole family a chance to get away, commune with nature, and enjoy some quality family time together. Our 2-bedroom cabins (1 queen, 4 bunkbeds) include a living room, kitchen with microwave and refrigerator, bathroom, linens, WiFi, and A/C and heat. Plus, while here you can enjoy their swimming pool, hiking paths, and campfire. And also available are the zip lines, climbing wall, paintball obstacle course, and more. Rates and availability vary by the season you can check rates and availability here.

School Field Trips 

Are you looking for a fun and educational school field trip option? Bring your students to the outdoor classroom at Refreshing Mountain, where they can experience hands-on outdoor education in a beautiful, natural setting. Nestled in 80 acres of PA woodland, we have options that cater to Earth Sciences, Peer-to-Peer development, and Adventure Education. Our programs are designed for group sizes of 9-20 persons per “class” (and we can multiple “classes” simultaneously for larger groups), guided by professional staff, and developed by professional educators. Choose from one of our half day or full day packages, or customize an event to meet your needs. Click here to learn more about our school field trip options.

Corporate Events

Are you looking to take your organization to the next level or just need a little teamwork tune-up? We offer a variety of team building activities that are perfect for a corporate team building event or even just a fun day away from the office to build morale. With our meeting room rental and on-site dining options you could even combine fun and work by holding your next corporate meeting at Refreshing Mountain. Our expansive property, facilities and on-site activities also make a great venue for your next company picnic.


Refreshing Mountain is built on 80 acres of beautiful Pennsylvania woodland. They are conveniently located just 25 minutes north of Lancaster, 30 minutes east of Hershey and 90 minutes west of Philadelphia. Click here for directions.

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