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Resting on 150 acres of nature, River Mountain offers something for everyone -- a good time to connect with your crew, adventures in nature right out your front door, and inspiring spaces to sit back and relax. River Mountain is more than just an overnight, it is a total experience and your journey!
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Main Lodge Lounge
Remote work, watch the game on TV, or meet up with others for a card game -- our gorgeous lounge offers plenty of natural light with views out to the commons and up to Warrior Ridge.
"Big Red" Barn
Our restored mid 19th-century Mennonite barn is the ideal gathering space. From morning yoga, evening ping-pong, and company events, "Big Red" is the perfect combination of hand-crafted beauty in an updated space.
Historic Log Cabin
The restored 1807 historic log cabin serves as our dining hall and breakfast area. The hand-hewn timber, the handcrafted community tables, the crackle of the old fireplace - this is a place to settle in for the evening.
Our yoga platforms rest at the base of Warrior Ridge, along Sweet Root Creek, and look out to Tussey Mountain. Enjoy a class led by River Mountain facilitators or do your own thing on these platforms nestled in Black Valley.
Running parallel to River Mountain's eastern ridge is Warriors Path, the great Iroquois Indian highway from Six Nations country, New York, to the Catawba country in the Carolinas. The historic path along Sweet Root Creek was one of the longest and most heavily traveled land routes in eastern North America, connecting Indian peoples over hundreds of miles.
The Underground Railroad
Black Valley was an active route along the Underground Railroad. Local histories principally credit four, free black residents with leading the aid network in this area: Rev. John Fidler, Elias Rouse, Joseph Crawley, and James Graham. Just to the south of the River Mountain property are 13 unmarked graves of slaves who died traveling the route to freedom.
River Mountain is 2 hours from Washington D.C., the DMV area, Baltimore, and Pittsburgh. We are three hours from Philadelphia and 5 hours from New York City. We're located between Bedford, Pennsylvania, and Cumberland, Maryland, in the heart of the Allegheny Mountains. Our property is secluded and remote, yet easily accessible from the city. Find us at 3600 Black Valley Road, Everett, PA 15537.