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  2092 Long Level Road Wrightsville, PA  17368


A new tradition at Shank's Mare! Forget the shopping crowds and spend the day with the family hiking the river hills. Support a worthy cause at the same time!

Cost: $ FREE
Join us for our 2018 Dining & Learning Series themed "Myths, Mysteries & Revelations on the Susquehanna" as we welcome local artist and photographer Stephen Pidcock as he presents his program on the eerie faces of the Susquehanna. Steve kayaks the river and captures these "faces" with his camera. You will be amazed at the results of this unique and eerie art. Enjoy dinner in The Rookery with Steve's program following as you enjoy coffee and dessert.

Cost: $ 40.00
Grab your dog, dress for the weather, and head out on a guided dog friendly hike in the river hills. Hot lunch follows.

Cost: $ 20.00
Make sure you know enough to buy your second kayak or SUP the first time!

Check this free clinic out for ways to navigate into the world of kayak and stand-up paddleboard fishing.

Before the season begins, learn what you should know to have a safe and fun adventure on the water.

Learn the do's and don't's of safely loading and hauling your paddlesports gear.

Shank's Mare's 2018 Fall Winter Dining & Learning Series theme is "Myths, Mysteries & Revelations on the Susquehanna" Join us as Civil War author Scott Mingus Sr. relates stories of actual events that occurred in York County during the conflict that divided our nation in the 1860's. Scott's presentation follows a delicious dinner in The Rookery as you enjoy coffee and dessert.

Cost: $ 40.00
Escape from the PA winter to the FL sun and paddle the waters of the Great Calusa Blueway. Great house, great food, and all your equipment. Why not join us!

Cost: $ 2,600.00
Shank's Mare's 2018 Dining & Learning theme is "Myths, Mysteries & Revelations on the Susquehanna" . Welcome Stephen Runkle to our program as he presents another chapter in the fascinating history around the Susquehanna. Learn why our river was so integral in protecting those who were responsible for the birth of our nation. Enjoy a delicious dinner with presentation following over coffee and dessert.

Cost: $ 40.00