No trip to Pennsylvania is complete without a stop at Big Mountain! Located at the summit of Tuscarora Mountain in Buchanan State Forest, the area offers breathtaking views and plenty to explore. It’s the perfect destination for any day trip! Here’s what you’ll discover when you visit Big Mountain in Pennsylvania.
After you explore Big Mountain in Pennsylvania, come enjoy a relaxing stay at the French Manor Inn & Spa. Located in the heart of the Northern Pocono Mountains, our bed and breakfast is surrounded by natural beauty. Be sure to request your free Vacation Guide for a complete list of area attractions. It’s full of information about the best dining, activities, and things to do during your stay with us!
How to Get to Big Mountain in Pennsylvania
There’s nothing like a scenic drive through the mountains, and the Pennsylvania countryside boasts some of the most beautiful landscapes in the country. No matter where you are coming from, you’ll enjoy gorgeous scenery on your way to Big Mountain. Once you get there, you can take route 30 all the way to the summit. When you reach the top, you will follow a winding dirt road north to the Big Mountain Lookout. The drive is worth the incredible views you will find from this 2,458 ft. summit. Words just don’t do it justice, you’ll have to come see it for yourself!
Hiking Trails in the Tuscarora Mountains
Big Mountain offers so much more than just incredible views. There are also miles and miles of wooded trails that you can explore in the area as well! Branching off the Appalachian Trail, the Tuscarora Trail offers 250+ miles of hiking trails with varying terrain. Whether you opt to stroll down picturesque walking paths or traverse rocky landscapes, there is something for everyone. The area is also a great place for wildlife viewing, so make sure to bring your camera. You may spot whitetail deer, wild turkey, or even a black bear!
Come Home to Our Enchanting Stone Chateau
When it comes to lodging in Pennsylvania, no place compares to French Manor Inn. Our Poconos bed and breakfast sits atop Huckleberry Mountain and is close to all of the best skiing, hiking, and area attractions. It’s the perfect place to relax and unwind after an exciting day at Big Mountain. Each of our luxurious rooms features top-notch amenities to ensure that your stay is a relaxing one. No matter which of our lodging options you choose, you can enjoy your own private balcony, fireplace, and Jacuzzi tub.
Our on-site amenities include our premium Le Spa Foret services, indoor saltwater pool and hot tub, and our Pocono inn restaurant. We also offer a wide variety of seasonal specials and packages to enhance your stay, including our popular Couples Mountain Spa Retreat package. Check our availability and let the French Manor Inn be your home-away-from-home. We can’t wait to hear all about your adventures at Big Mountain in Pennsylvania!