Top 7 Reasons to Visit Bucks County in Springtime

Time to say goodbye to old man winter and Spring into the outside world! Trees are budding, flowers are blooming, birds are chirping and:

Nockamixon State Park

1. Lake Nockamixon State Park

Lake Nockamixon State Park comes alive with some of the area’s best hiking, biking, canoeing, kayaking, sailing, fishing, horseback riding, picnicking and outdoor activities around.

2. Ralph Stover State Park

Ralph Stover State Park is bustling with hiking, rock climbing, whitewater activities, and fishing all surrounded by some of the most picturesque vistas in Bucks County.

Bucks County Wine Trail

3. The Bucks County Wine Trail

The Buck County Wine Trail invites you to explore one of the premier grape-growing regions on the East Coast. With over half a dozen vineyards and wineries (many offering outdoor seating), take advantage of a fun-filled afternoon of crisp Chardonnays, magnificent Merlots, and captivating Cabs.

4. The Bucks County Ale Trail

The Bucks County Ale Trail will satisfy Ale aficionados, Lager lovers, and Porter pounders alike (with a multitude of IPAs and Sours thrown into the mix). There are so many choices for the craft beer lover along the trail, why not sample them all?

Mercer Museum

5. Discover Doylestown

Doylestown beckons avid foodies, shoppers, and historians to stroll the main and side streets lined with restaurants and outdoor cafes, boutique shops and the outlying historic landmarks of the Mercer Museum and Fonthill Castle.

6. Covered Bridge Tour

Take a ride along the back roads of Bucks County on the local Covered Bridge Tour highlighting the twelve historic covered bridges which remain. Picture perfect throwbacks to bygone times.

The Towpath

7. TowPath

Take a walk on the TowPath, which parallels the Delaware River, and look for the myriad of beautiful wildlife and aquatic life that call the tributary home.

Whichever activities you choose, Bucks County is sure to offer a relaxing, fun-filled adventure!

— Courtesy of Ed and Sherri Bennett