The Lancaster Ale Trail

Welcome to the Lancaster County Ales Trail. Bring this guide - and your ID, of course - with you as you explore the brewing scene around Lancaster, sampling locally crafted potables along the way. Learn about the brews, and maybe even find a new favorite. Let this handy site guide you as you sip your way across the county. Or reference it for your future craft-drinking adventures in Lancaster.

Pick up your copy at the Discover Lancaster Visitors Center or download a copy here.

Happy sipping!

Lancaster Ale Trail

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Rumspringa Brewing Company
3174 Old Philadelphia Pike, Bird-in-Hand, PA 17505
(717) 768-7194

Columbia Kettle Works
40 N. 3rd Street, Columbia, PA 17512
(717) 342-2374

Cox Brewing Company
50 Veterans Drive, Elizabethtown, PA 17022
(717) 449-9926

Funk Brewing Co.
28 S. Market Street, Elizabethtown, PA 17022
(717) 366-4352

Swashbuckler Brewing Co.
2775 Lebanon Road, Manheim, PA 17545
(717) 665-7021

Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant
781 Harrisburg Pike, Lancaster, PA 17603
(717) 291-9800

Stoudt's Brewing Company
2800 North Reading Road, Adamstown, PA 19501

Pour Man's Brewing
284 S. Reading Road, Ephrata, PA 17522
(717) 466-6144

Tied House Lititz
27-31 E. Main Street, Lititz, PA 17543
(717) 568-8085

Twisted Bine Beer Co.

93 E. Main Street, Mount Joy, PA 17552
(717) 928-4214

Union Barrel Works

6 North Reamstown Road, Reamstown, PA 17567
(717) 335-7837

Columbia Kettle Works 2nd Gear Taproom
112 N. Water Street, Lancaster, PA 17603
(717) 553-5091

Big Dog Craft Brewing

1559 Manheim Pike, Lancaster, PA 17601
(717) 517-7466

Spring House Brewing Company
209 Hazel Street, Lancaster, PA 17603
(717) 984-2530

Mad Chef Craft Brewing
2023 Miller Road, East Petersburg, PA 17520
(717) 690-2655

Moo-Duck Brewery
79 S. Wilson Ave, Elizabethtown, PA 17022
(717) 727-3791

Troegs Brewing Company
200 E. Hershey Park Drive, Hershey, PA 17033
(717) 534-1297

Appalachian Brewing Company
55 N. Water Street, Lititz, PA 17543
(717) 625-0300

St. Boniface Brewing
1701 W. Main Street, Ephrata, PA 17522
(717) 466-6900

Levengoods of Lancaster
104 West King Street, Lancaster, PA 17603
(717) 509-0938

Fetish Brewing Company
201 Rock Lititz Boulevard , Suite 22, Lititz, PA 17543
(717) 917-0974

Our Town Brewery
2252 North Prince Street,Lancaster, PA 17603

Pig Iron Brewing Co.

40 E. Front Street, Marietta, PA 17547
(717) 604-1161

Raney Cellars Brewing Company
11 Manor Avenue, Millersville, PA 17551
(717) 584-5085

Thistle Finch Distillery

417 W. Grant Street, Lancaster, PA 17603
(717) 478-8472

Lancaster Distilleries
112 N. Water Street, Lancaster, PA 17603
(717) 774-7487

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