Bradford County

In 1771, scores of immigrants settled along the banks of the Susquehanna River in Bradford County. They found a serene setting, rolling landscape and endless opportunities. Now over 200 years later, so will you!

Bradford County (use  Wyalusing picture in shopping and loom of French azilum in heritage)

Mile Markers: 245-290

Tourism Region: Upstate PA & Endless Mountains

“Do 6” things to do in Bradford County:

1.Visit the French Azilum Historic Site, where French colonist hoped to bring Marie Antoinette.

2.Imagine yourself floating down the mighty Susquehanna River as you stop to catch the view at the Wyalusing Rocks Overlook.

3.Enjoy a day on the water at Stephen Foster Lake, named after the famous composer and onetime local resident. The 75-acre lake is in Mt. Pisgah State Park and provides fishing, boating and skating fun.

4.Explore the Bradford County Historical Society Museum, housed in an 1871 jail, to learn about life here.

5.Listen to locals tell the history of the area on your cell phone as you follow the “Quilted Corners of Wyalusing”, a Barn Quilt Self-Guided Driving Tour.

6.Take a leisurely stroll along the river on the Merrill Parkway Susquehanna River Walking Trail in Towanda.

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Bradford County Tourism Promotion Agency

1 Elizabeth Street Suite 9

Towanda, PA 18848