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Rockledge Lodge and Cottages

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· Blue Ridge Summit, Franklin, Pennsylvania
27 acres hosted by Rachel F.
3 lodging sites
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Built in 1914, Rockledge has a long storied history as a restful, woodland retreat. Located a north of Washington, D.C., Rockledge is conveniently situated in the scenic PennMar region, and provides a great location to explore the many parks and historic sites of the region. Only 2 miles from the Appalachian Trail and the Michaux State Forest, and a short drive from several Civil War sites, including Gettysburg. The property has 25+ acres of woodlands to explore, with an amazing view from the Rockledge at the top of the summit.
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9 ratings · 9 reviews
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Cindy C.recommends
November 25, 2023
Rockledge Cottage 2
Cozy November cabin stay
We enjoyed a late November stay - plenty of heat and cozy evening in!
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Joeseph Y.recommends
October 29, 2023
Rockledge Cottage 1
Rachel did a wonderful job making us feel at home before we even arrived. It's a beautiful location and we stayed in Cottage 2. Wonderful things to do all around the area and we definitely hope to come back again.
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Leslie S.recommends
October 23, 2023
Rockledge Cottage 1
Cute, clean cottage
We loved staying at Rachel’s cottage, and we will be back. There are three cottages, and we stayed in Cottage 1. It was exceptionally clean and very comfortable, with cute decor. There is a coffee maker, coffee grinder, teapot, one burner hot plate, and a heavy duty toaster oven (can actually cook a chicken). We had everything we needed in the kitchen. Rachel was very responsive and helpful. We had no complaints! We recommend the hike from Pen Mar Park on the Appalachian Trail to High Rock (follow the white blazes once you go south on the AT from the park). It was about 6 miles to High Rock and back and included a strenuous uphill portion. You would want sturdy shoes and to be in decent shape. You can also access the beautiful view at High Rock by car if you want to skip the hike.
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Jennifer G.recommends
October 9, 2023
Rockledge Cottage 3
Loved it ! Would happily return.
Wonderful stay at Rockledge. Beautiful setting. Very clean cottage. The wall units worked great for heating the rooms. Plenty of hot water. Adorable kitchen with everything we needed, all seemingly-new, and very useful amenities/ appliances. The cottage was quiet, as well: each cottage is a separate building and only connected by the long porch, something that was not clear to me in the photo. (I thought they were all connected, like a motel strip. Not true.) Rachel & Co. were very helpful in providing a couple “extra” things we asked for, too, and quick to respond to questions through the HipCamp website.
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Trey M.recommends
October 8, 2023
Rockledge Cottage 1
This is a beautiful place. The cabins were so cool with lots of character and lots of space. They overlook beautiful mountains with great sunrise views. We came just before peak fall color change but I bet the leaves will be amazing to see from here. There are tons of easily accessible trails and sites nearby. Pen Mar park is gorgeous and so is High Rock. Definitely recommend!
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Katharine M.recommends
September 16, 2023
Rockledge Cottage 2
Home comfort yet outdoor amenities
Loved the fire pit and the sunrise. Rachel was a wonderful host. She was available when needed and yet also allowed privacy.
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Blue Ridge Summit, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United StatesTraditional, ancestral territory of Susquehannock First Nations according to To respect the Host's privacy, the precise address of this land will be provided after booking
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Hosted by Rachel F.Joined in May 2023
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