Day Trips & Weekend Getaways
Franklin County offers an array of daytrip destinations right at your doorstep. With easy access to I-81, you can get to Harrisburg, PA, Baltimore, MD, Washington, DC, Winchester, VA, Philadelphia, PA, Pittsburgh, and even NYC in hours, in the privacy of your own car.
From most any point from Franklin County, a visit to our nation's capital, and its history, museums, restaurants and airports are an easy 90-minutes away.
The National Aquarium, Inner Harbor, Crabcakes, Orioles, Ravens, neighborhoods....all things Baltimore and the Chesapeake are 90 minutes away. Take some fun country roads through Pennsylvania and Maryland horse country, or jump on the interstate and "get there", a day or weekend trip to Baltimore is a new experience every time.
Train, Plane or just an automobile, there is nothing like a night or weekend in New York City. The energy, the shows, cuisine, culture, people, it is all there. Leave on a Friday afternoon, and still get there in time to unpack and head for a dinner and show, Franklin County is a great place to live and have access to most everything the east coast has to offer within an afternoon's drive.