Snowbird Trip Diary:
RV Trail New York to Florida
Jonestown & Lancaster County, PA
Day 3 - Exploring Amish Country
More rain falling today. Where was it when the farmers needed
In spite of the rain we decided to tour some of the scenic back roads
Lancaster County. Some small towns and beautiful farms for sure.
thing always stands out in this area, whether in the towns or
the country roads, the buildings are nearly right up to the
Most were built back in the horse and buggy days, I'm sure, when
could have predicted a road wide enough for a few hundred
We did stop for lunch at a restaurant that came highly
is called the Oregon Dairy Country Restaurant and Buffet in
PA. A town from Jack's past working life that doesn't conjure up
warm fuzzies for him, BUT, that aside, we both rate this
restaurant the full 5 stars. The buffet featured over 80 items,
including homemade salads, fried shrimp and all of the Regional
like pork & sauerkraut, mac & cheese, turkey/chicken & dressing,
stewed tomatoes, stuffed peppers, potato filling, smoked sausage,
rice & shrimp. The dessert bar featured strawberry cheesecake,
bread pudding, warm blueberry cobbler, watergate, chocolate
mousse, plus a generous portion of hand-dipped ice cream.
Of course we fit some shopping in also!
That's about all for this day. Tomorrow will be a travel day
West with an overnight stop in Donegal, PA.
We'll be back in a day or two to report on our 2-day stopover
planned for Zanesville, Ohio. (Now that just has to be a party
Slightly damp, but having fun,
on the road,
Niki, Jack, & K.C.
Oregon Dairy Country Restaurant & Buffet, Lititz,
Lickdale Campground, Jonestown, PA