Unique Christmas Activity: Zipline Through a Winter Wonderland

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It’s one thing to look at Christmas lights, it’s another thing to fly through them!


Looking for something unique for you and your family/friends to do this holiday season in Lancaster?

Refreshing Mountain Retreat and Adventure Center in northern Lancaster County is bringing back their Christmas lights with three new ways to enjoy, a high-flying zipline thru the lights, a drive-thru of the lights, or a stay in their warm and cozy cabins- or all three! This is a Christmas event you won’t want to miss.


Refreshing-Mountain-Fire-SnowWith over 8 miles of Christmas light strands this year, you can choose two different Adventure Options you can take a ride on 2 separate ziplines and fly through a wooded winter wonderland.

Added to the ziplines are the elevated obstacle course with 22 challenges or the giant swing (35 ft pendulum swing!) all decked out in Christmas lights.

After you’re done, stop by the café and grab a warm beverage and food, the perfect complement as you sing Christmas carols by a toasty campfire.

A perfect Christmas activity in Lancaster County for teens and adults, even kids ages 5 and up can experience the fun of ziplining!

 For only $39/person (save $13), you’ll get:

  • 1 Ticket: “Flying V” Ziplines (2 ziplines) in Christmas lights
  • 1 Ticket: 22 Elevated Obstacles with Christmas lights
  • Campfire area with Christmas music
  • Free Hot Chocolate
  • Walk around to see the Christmas decorations in select areas of the property



Refreshing-Mountain-Christmas-Lights-2New this year, drive-thru Christmas lights and support local non-profits serving the community while you do. Each weekend Refreshing Mountain will feature different local non-profits. At the end of the drive-thru is the option to donate to the non-profit, at the end of the weekend Refreshing Mountain will give 100% of the proceeds raised back to the non-profits. Enjoy thousands of Christmas lights in the comfort of your car. Vehicle registration can be found on their website.

Cozy Cabin Stay-Whether you’re coming from near or far, this is the perfect Christmas getaway. All of the cabins are festive and decorated with lights. Enjoy the lights by zipline as well and save 15%. To cap your time off, drive 5 min to a local Christmas Tree farm in Lancaster where you can ride in a wagon, choose your tree, and take it home with you!



Thursday-Sunday: Nov. 27 – Jan. 10 from 4:30 pm – 8:30 pm.
Monday- Wednesday: Dec. 28 – 30 from 4:30 pm – 8:30 pm.

Zipline and Drive-thru experiences start times: every 30 minutes. Advance registration required – book now!



Refreshing-Mountain-Christmas-CabinsRefreshing Mountain Retreat and Adventure Center
455 Camp Rd, Stevens, PA 17578 – Get directions


What are you waiting for? Reserve your spot now and bring your family or a group of friends and experience Lancaster County’s most unique Christmas activity!



*Blog post submitted by Refreshing Mountain Retreat


Refreshing Mountain Retreat and Adventure Center

455 Camp Road
Stevens, PA 17578

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