Area Attractions

Our location offers easy access to take in so much of what the surrounding area has to offer.


We are just 12 miles from the beautiful Historic town of Wellsboro, famous for its quaint setting with victorian homes and gas light lined streets. You’ll find an abundance of excellent dining, along with stores, craft shops, hotels and motels plus a number of unique Bed & Breakfast accommodations.

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Tyoga Country Club

Enjoy a round of golf at the Tyoga Country Club, a premier Four Star Golf Digest Rated golf course located a short distance from the center of Wellsboro. The greens and fairways are well groomed and manicured to country club standards, a most picturesque setting, all at a reasonable price. Each golf hole is a challenge and each one has its own unique style that will have golfers use all of his or her knowledge of the game

Tioga Central Railroad

Provides train rides along a scenic route near Wellsboro.

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Pennsylvania Grand Canyon

Canyon view Just a short distance further and you’re along the ridge of Pennsylvania’s Grand Canyon, offering you the opportunity to hike, bike, canoe on Pine Creek - or just take in the fantastic views the canyon has to offer. A three bedroom lodge is available for your enjoyment located on Pine Creek next to the Rails to Trails hiking and biking paved path. As you approach the east rim of the canyon you’ll come to Animaland Zoological Park, a place the kids are sure to enjoy. Hills Creek Park Boating and camping are also available at Ives Run recreational area and Cowanesque Dam. Our staff can arrange off-site connections to these and other area attractions.

Wellsboro Johnston Canyon Airport

Additional access to the area is provided through the convenience of the Wellsboro Johnston Canyon airport, located just 6 miles from downtown Wellsboro with a 3600’ landing strip.

Corning, NY

Just 35 minutes to our north brings you to Corning NY, home to the famous Corning Glass, offering events and tours and plenty of shopping along with the unique shops and restaurants you’ll find in downtown Corning.

Elmira Corning Regional Airport

For commercial flights to the area, the Elmira-Corning regional airport is just 40 minutes from Thunder Ridge, with services provided by US Airways, Northwest Airlink, and Continental Express. These carriers provide service from Elmira-Corning Regional Airport to major international hubs such as Pittsburgh and Detroit.

Big Flats Shopping Mall

The shopping mall is located just 40 minutes from Thunder Ridge for your shopping convenience.