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Welcome
Welcome to Nemacolin Woodlands Resort, nestled in the scenic
Laurel Highlands of western Pennsylvania – where we’ve taken the
luxury vacation experience to unparalleled levels.

The Hardy family journey began in 1987 with the purchase of the
Nemacolin Resort property. It began with a vision: to create a
world-class resort unlike any other. To create a getaway designed for
couples, families, corporate gatherings – a “something for everyone”
destination.

Many years later, we’re proud to offer several lodging options ranging
from the luxurious AAA Five-Diamond Falling Rock to the comfort
of the Maggie Valley RV Park. We’re equally proud of the activities
that abound.

Our vision, our dream, has been realized. And we strive each day
to bring something new – something fresh – to the experience.
These pages provide information that will make your stay with us
more enjoyable. Please refer to them for assistance with dining
reservations, recreational activities, or any other of the resort’s
amenities. And if there is anything we can do to be of additional
service, please ask.

We look forward to sharing a memorable visit with you.

Sincerely,



Maggie Hardy Magerko
Owner & President
Contents
    4 History

    6 Accommodations

10 Family Traditions

12 Golf

14 Spa

16 Wildlife Academy

18 The Nemacolin Field Club

20 Adventure

22 Activities

24 Winter Sports

26 Dining

28 Shopping

30 Pet Care

32 Corporate Destination




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History
In 1740, a trail was carved        Tudor-style lodge to
through the rugged Laurel          accommodate their vacationing
Highlands between what is          business associates and friends.
now Cumberland, Maryland,          Architect C. W. Balling of
and Brownsville, Pennsylvania.     nearby Fairchance, Pennsylvania,
The trailblazer was a native       designed the building for
Lenae Lenape Indian Chief          Willard Rockwell, his former
named Nemacolin. Assisted by       college roommate. The original
frontiersman Thomas Cresap,        structure, with ten guest rooms,
Chief Nemacolin plotted what is    quickly proved to be insufficient.
still considered to be the most    Twenty-three additional rooms
direct route from East to West.    were added and decorated by
                                   Mrs. Rockwell. The property
Nemacolin’s trail was later        was stocked with a variety of
widened and used by Colonel        game birds and various breeds
George Washington and General of imported and native deer.             Since guests came to hunt primarily in the spring and fall, a golf
Edward Braddock during the         Weekend hunting retreats were       course and tennis courts were added for summer recreation.
French & Indian War. Fort          arranged for Mr. Rockwell’s         Lake Louise and Lake Carol were built in honor of Mr. Rockwell’s
Necessity was constructed near     business colleagues. A trap         daughter and daughter-in- law at the same time. For convenience,
the trail and remains a nationally shooting area and quail walk        an airstrip was added. Off-property, Beaver Creek was being
renowned point of interest today. completed the hunting reserve.       developed into the excellent trout stream it remains today.

In the mid 1800s, Congress                                                                              Mr. Rockwell sold the property
established the first National                                                                           in 1979 to Cordelia Mellon
“High Way” utilizing Nemacolin’s                                                                        Scaife. Ms. Scaife operated the
trail and extended it westward.                                                                         Inn as a private conference
Until the railroads became                                                                              center for two years, then closed
prevalent some fifty years                                                                               it in 1981. In 1982, Ms. Scaife
later, this highway was the                                                                             sold the Inn to Kent Rockwell,
major means of East to West                                                                             Willard Rockwell’s son.
transportation. Today, this
highway is known as U.S. Route                                                                          Kent opened the Inn to the
40.                                                                                                     public as a conference center.
                                                                                                        He added an outdoor swimming
During the 19th century, the                                                                            pool, the first Golden Trout
Laurel Highlands became                                                                                 restaurant and the Maples
a popular and fashionable                                                                               condominiums. After a
retreat for wealthy Pittsburgh                                                                          financial reversal, the bank took
industrialists and merchants.                                                                           possession of the property in
Attracted to the natural beauty                                                                         1986. The Inn remained closed
of the mountains, they built                                                                            until 1987, when it was placed
vacation homes throughout the                                                                           on the auction block. Nemacolin
area. The Kaufmann family of                                                                            was sold at auction to Joseph
Pittsburgh department store                                                                             A. Hardy III, the founder of
fame built the area’s most                                                                              84 Lumber. From the date of
popular home, Fallingwater, in the                                                                      purchase to present day, Mr.
1930s. Fallingwater, Frank Lloyd                                                                        Hardy and his daughter Maggie
Wright’s masterpiece, remains an                                                                        have been, and continue to
outstanding example of Wright’s                                                                         be, committed to evolving the
genius and talent.                                                                                      property into a world-class
                                                                                                        destination.
In 1968, Rockwell International
decided to construct a

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Accommodations
FALLING ROCK
Falling Rock is unsurpassed among the luxury accommodations
at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort. One of only four hotels in
Pennsylvania – and the Pittsburgh region’s first – to receive AAA
Five-Diamond Award, it is quite simply an escape unparalleled.

Perched above the 18th green of Mystic Rock, our Pete Dye
signature course, this exclusive 42-room boutique hotel was
inspired by the architectural principles of Frank Lloyd Wright.
Lavish amenities abound here – from luxurious bedding and custom
furnishings to a 10-option pillow menu.

Upon arrival, you’ll be greeted by a personal butler, who will attend
to your every whim. A romantic escape? Have your butler draw a
candle-lit bath or arrange a private dinner for two. A golf getaway?
Allow us to book a preferred tee time or two. A corporate
gathering? Malachite, the hotel’s executive board room, and nearby
Horizon Point offer the ultimate in group settings.

Throughout the stay, Falling Rock guests are invited to sip cocktails
in the Amber Lounge, or dine at the exclusive Aqueous, famed for
a superior steakhouse experience. And during idle moments, feel
free to savor all that is Nemacolin Woodlands Resort. World-class
amenities include: Orvis-endorsed fly fishing and sporting clays, Off
Road Driving Academy, wildlife habitats, Adventure Center, and acre
upon acre of spectacular Laurel Highlands scenery. The possibilities
are unlimited; every detail handled to perfection.

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Accommodations
CHATEAU LAFAYETTE
Our 124-room Chateau
Lafayette is luxurious lodging
with classic European flair.
Elegant guestroom décor
includes vaulted ceilings, crystal
chandeliers, and jetted tubs.
Guests are invited to tea in the
grand reception lobby, to enjoy a
fine cigar in the Chateau’s Cigar
Bar, to browse the upscale Hardy
& Hayes jewelry shop or dine in      THE LODGE
Lautrec, the hotel’s AAA Five-       Purchased from the Rockwell family in 1987 by Joseph A. Hardy
Diamond/Forbes Five-Star dining      III, founder of 84 Lumber, the Lodge has evolved from a 33-room
experience.                          vacation home to an elegant 98-room lodging and conference
                                     center. The Tudor-style Lodge offers the warmth of an English
Choose between one king              Country Inn, while providing tastefully appointed, oversized room
and two queen sleeping               accommodations. Guests can relax in one of the many lobby
accommodations. Suites feature       areas, admire the Hardy Family Art Collection or dine in the
an additional sitting area with      outstanding Autumn restaurant.
sofa, arm chair and television.
Both offer an in-room safe,          Each room features one king or two double bed accommodations,
coffee maker, plush spa robes and    as well as a mini-bar for your use. Think relaxed, cozy, casual.
mini-bar for your use.
                                     TOWNHOUSES
For added exclusivity, we            Located within the grounds of the resort, Nemacolin Woodlands
offer accommodations on the          Townhouses are ideal for families or groups of friends who choose
Lafayette Club Level. Featuring      to make themselves at home in a more secluded setting. Each
private access and 24-hour           Townhouse offers either a one-bedroom efficiency or two-
butler service, the Club Level       bedrooms, complete with fully functional kitchen, dining area, living
also offers a hospitality lounge     room, full-size patio or balcony, plus standard guest room features
serving continental breakfast,       and amenities.
afternoon tea and evening
cocktails daily.                     PRIVATE LUXURY HOMES
                                     The Nemacolin Woodlands Luxury Home Collection provides
                                     visitors with space and privacy reminiscent of home. Each
                                     includes full room and bell service. Private butler service is
                                     available for an additional charge.




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Family Traditions                                                      Dad deserves consideration
                                                                       when his day rolls around in June.
                                                                       May we suggest a round of golf
Gather your family and come celebrate with our family!                 on either of the resort’s two
                                                                       challenging courses? Another
Join us as we kick off the spring/summer holiday season with a visit   option: a relaxing day fly fishing
from the Easter Bunny…and our annual Easter Sunday Brunch.             or get his adrenaline pumping at
Adults are invited to relax and savor the extensive buffet menu.       the Off Road Driving Academy.
At the same time, children of all ages will delight in a variety of    Dad will love it!
scheduled activities, including the traditional Easter Egg Hunt.
                                                                       Mid-summer rings Independence
As the calendar moves into May, we invite you to return to             Day filled with Nemacolin
Nemacolin for a buffet redux in honor of Mothers everywhere. In        festivity. Think parade, games,
addition to fine dining, kids can take part in a number of festive      competitions, great food and, of
activities. Afterward, why not treat Mom to a facial at the award-     course, a breathtaking fireworks
winning Woodlands Spa? Or perhaps a jaunt through the resort’s         display.
Heritage Court Shoppes in search of the perfect gift? Our goal: to
pamper mom on Mother’s Day.                                            As the nights grow cooler, treat
                                                                       the kids to one last family bash
Memorial Day Weekend starts the summer off right, and our carnival     before school starts. Labor Day
games and family focus are sure to be good times for all.              – Nemacolin style – includes
                                                                       everything from nighttime mini
                                                                       golf and live entertainment to
                                                                       family relay races and bingo
                                                                       games.

                                                                       Thanksgiving is a Nemacolin
                                                                       holiday tradition. You can
                                                                       welcome the holiday season
                                                                       without lifting a finger, while
                                                                       keeping the kids entertained
                                                                       with plenty of fun activities, such
                                                                       as Breakfast with Santa, cookie
                                                                       decorating, Elf Tuck Ins and Light
                                                                       Up Night. Plus the whole family
                                                                       can enjoy delicious Thanksgiving
                                                                       Brunch prepared by our award-
                                                                       winning chefs.

                                                                       The Christmas holiday at
                                                                       Nemacolin is a magical time
                                                                       of year when families and
                                                                       friends gather to enjoy timeless
                                                                       traditions and celebrate the little,
                                                                       yet most meaningful things in life.

                                                                       Ring in the New Year in Style.
                                                                       Nemacolin Woodlands is the
                                                                       ideal place to celebrate the
                                                                       coming of a new year. Whether
                                                                       your focus is romantic or festive,
                                                                       the resort offers options for
                                                                       families, couples or groups of
                                                                       friends.



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Golf
The golf experience at
Nemacolin is as thrilling as it is
relaxing. The resort features
two distinctly unique courses:
Mystic Rock and The Links. Both
provide a challenge; both offer
spectacular scenery and layout.
Enjoy!

MYSTIC ROCK
Golf lover? A round on the
PGA tour-tested Mystic Rock is
a must. Having challenged some
of the best players in the world
– John Daly,Vijay Singh, Tiger
Woods, Phil Mickelson – “The
Rock” stands ready to do battle.

Designed by the legendary Pete
Dye, Mystic Rock plays 7,526
yards from the tips. On any
given hole, players will likely                                            THE NEMACOLIN GOLF ACADEMY
encounter Dye’s strategically-                                             The Nemacolin Woodlands Golf Academy/Nike Tech Center
placed bunkers, boulders and                                               offers a unique balance of golf instruction and club fitting designed
water hazards. A par-72 course                                             exclusively to help your game. Our PGA Instructors (led by PGA
layout – with a 78.3 rating and                                            Master Professional and two-time Teacher of the Year, Dennis
a 152 slope – “The Rock” has          THE LINKS                            Clark) have over 50 years of teaching and club-fitting experience
garnered top honors from Golf         The Links is Nemacolin               and are sure to find a cure for your golfing woes.
Magazine and Golf Digest.             Woodlands’ original golf course
                                      and provides a stark contrast to     Our teaching philosophy is simple: No two swings are alike, so no
Even better, golfers can play from    Mystic Rock. A tricky par-70, The    two lessons should be either. All our instructional programs are
one of several tees on each hole.     Links’ small, undulating greens      individualized based on your swing faults. We will not put you in
A great way to test your ability,     are set against the picturesque      a mold or try to make you swing like the pros. We will take the
while playing to a suitable length.   mountain setting of the Laurel       swing you bring, work with it, help you understand it, and have you
                                      Highlands.                           hitting better golf shots in no time. We understand that, in most
                                                                           cases, you are not interested in qualifying for the PGA or LPGA
                                      At 6,658 yards from the tips,        Tour; you just want to play to your skill level. Now is your chance
                                      reaching most of the holes is not    to do just that!
                                      a problem…but that’s where
                                      the fun begins. Putting these        We have the latest in computerized club-fitting. Our Nike 360
                                      problematic greens can give even     system is designed to determine precisely what golf clubs are right
                                      the most accomplished player         for you. A complete 45-minute to one-hour fitting session will let
                                      fits!                                 you know your exact club specifications.

                                      The Links provides a first-           Finally, every student receives a personalized, take home DVD as a
                                      rate golfing experience that is       reminder of all the things you learned about your game, and what
                                      sculpted through the Laurel          you’ll need to work on for next time.
                                      Highlands where rocks and
                                      water naturally come into play       Whether you just want a quick one-hour tune up or a complete
                                      on several holes. Deep woods,        refresher in one of our mini-school programs, you owe it to your
                                      high rough and lakes surround        game to take advantage of this once in a lifetime opportunity. No
                                      the beautiful fairways with          trip to Nemacolin Woodlands is complete without a stop by our
                                      majestic views of the Alleghenies.   state-of-the-art Golf Academy.

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Spa                                                                         THE SALON
                                                                            We promise a whole new look! Our Salon experts have mastered
                                                                            the very latest in hair design, nail care and make-up application.
THE WOODLANDS SPA                      FITNESS AREA                         Share your thoughts and ideas…and our associates will do their
Forbes Four-Star, the Woodlands        Afraid an escape to Nemacolin        best to bring them to life. Leave our state-of-the-art beauty
Spa is a haven of peace and            might put a crimp in your            facility with a renewed lease on life!
tranquility; one we’re sure will be    workout routine? Not so. The
an intoxicating retreat from the       Spa’s adjoining 2,400-square-foot    SPA VOYAGE
stresses of life.                      fitness area allows fitness buffs      Embark on a timeless journey around the world at our Spa Voyage
                                       the opportunity for a total body     Kidz Spa. A whimsical setting that invites imaginations to run wild,
Here, we surround you with             workout with Cybex equipment,        Spa Voyage is available for children, ages 5-15, and offers a variety
lush ambience and innovative           treadmills, Stairmasters, Cardio     of age appropriate spa services including: manicures, pedicures,
therapies. Based on the                Theater and free weights.            salon cuts and styles, massages and facials! With each spa station
principles of Feng Shui, our           Additionally, exercise enthusiasts   designed as a specific destination around the world, your child
treatments offer soothing              will love our wide array of          will not only have an opportunity to take part in specific spa
sanctuary for mind, body and           classes including yoga, Pilates,     treatments and services, but also participate in an educational and
soul.                                  aqua aerobics and more.              relaxing experience.

Forty well-appointed treatment
rooms – including three couples’
rooms – are home to nearly
100 rejuvenating treatments and
services. Choose from an array
of massages, body scrubs and
wraps, hydrotherapies, Ayurvedic
rituals, body kurs, facials and skin
care, manicures and pedicures.

Hungry? Guests are invited to
dine in the spa’s Elements Café,
located in the fitness area. Menu
offerings include a variety of
salads, fruit-based smoothies and
wrap-style sandwiches. We invite
you to luxuriate in this inviting,
invigorating world of wellness.

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Wildlife Academy                                                       JAMAICAN DOG SLEDDING
                                                                       Dog sledding at Nemacolin is an
                                                                       experience for the entire family
Lions, tigers and bears, oh my! Our Wildlife Academy is all animals,   and now it’s available year round!
all the time. Guests can share some Nemacolin space with tigers,       Our exclusive team of sled dogs
leopards, wolves and hyenas. A hair-raising experience! Other fun      that call the Wildlife Academy
things you’ll find to do here include:                                  home are jumping at the chance
                                                                       to give everyone an encounter
BACKWOODS TRAIL RIDES                                                  you won’t ever forget. Each 30
Experience the resort’s 2,000 acres the way the original inhabitants   minute ride includes a 15 minute
and settlers of the area did, on horseback. Rides are by appointment   ride and a 15 minute kennel tour.
only.
                                                                       WILD ANIMAL SHOW
PONY RIDES                                                             It’s a circus-like atmosphere with
Each 10 minute ride is by appointment only.                            live animal shows to entertain
                                                                       and educate all ages.
SAFARI TOURS
Your safari tour will begin at the Adventure Center and take you to    BILLY GOAT MOUNTAIN
our wildlife habitats where you can get up close and personal with     PETTING ZOO
our animal family. There’s a quick stop by Billy Goat Mountain to      A wonderful experience for the
feed the sheep and goats, then off to the Wildlife Academy to tour     entire family! Stop by to visit
the smaller, exotic animals that are housed there. Our educational     and feed a variety of animals.
tour is 1½ hour in length and is fun for all ages.
                                                                       WEEKEND NURSERY TOURS
                                                                       Your educational tour includes
                                                                       a guided walking tour of the
                                                                       Wildlife Academy Nursery as
                                                                       well as the chance to interact
                                                                       with a few of the animals.




ANIMAL EXPRESS TRAIN
The tour will leave from the
Adventure Center and head out
to the animal enclosures. You
will see bison, moose, hyenas,
tigers, lions, bear, big horned
sheep and zebra. On this tour
you will stop to feed the sheep
and goats at Billy Goat Mountain.
Each educational tour is an hour
in length is fun for all ages.

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The Nemacolin Field Club
Woven throughout 140 acres           Offerings include:
of woodlands, valleys and            • Novice Hourly Instruction
pastures of the Laurel Highlands     • Hourly Junior Lessons
Mountains, The Nemacolin Field         (Under age 16)
Club complex houses one of           • Youth Shotgun Clinic
the nation’s top sporting clays        (Ages 10-16)
facilities and is the gateway
to some of the finest fishing          Shooting Packages - offer a
streams and creeks in the            variety of shooting options for
Eastern United States.               both day and resort guests.
                                     Packages include targets,         ORVIS® FLY FISHING
THE SHOOTING ACADEMY                 ammunition, gun rental, safety    The Orvis® Endorsed Fly Fishing Center at The Nemacolin Field
Features 35 sporting clay stations   equipment and a Shooting          Club is in a class by itself for anglers of any skill level. Anglers can
spread across three courses,         Academy guide.                    choose from a number of Pennsylvania trout streams including the
towers and a five stand pavilion                                        Youghiogheny River, a waterway that flows north from Maryland
with an integrated Wobble            Air Rifle Range - Test your        and flows into the Monongahela just before it joins with the
Trap Field. The course can be        shooting skills at the Air Rifle   Allegheny to form the Ohio River. There is also Meadow Run,
tailored to challenge everyone       Range with paper targets, steel   Dunbar Creek and Beaver Creak, where browns, brookies and
from the most seasoned wing          targets and for the hot shots…    rainbow trout swim in numbers. From beginners to experienced
shooter to the novice shooter.       moving targets! Catered           anglers, your experience here will be one of a lifetime! Offerings
We invite you to spend an hour       towards beginners and children.   include:
or afternoon on our course. You                                        • Half and Full Day Guided Trips
will be amazed at how much                                             • Fly Fishing Casting Lessons
your confidence grows with each                                         • Fly Tying Lessons
shot. First time shooters are                                          • Float Trips
guaranteed to break targets with
the help of our National Sporting                                      THE NEMACOLIN FIELD CLUB LODGE
Clay Association (NSCA)                                                The Nemacolin Field Club Lodge hosts a retail store, banquet
certified male and female                                               facility and full-service pro shop, making it a perfect venue for
instructors. With private                                              corporate events.
lessons for beginner to advanced
shooters available by reservation,                                     The Nemacolin Field Club is open year round. Hours vary by
clay shooting is a sport for the                                       season. Perfect for group outings!
whole family.

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Adventure                                                                 ADVENTURE CENTER
                                                                          Energy to burn? A trip to our Adventure Center is a must. Here,
                                                                          we go to great lengths to challenge – from weekend warrior to
OFF-ROAD DRIVING ACADEMY                                                  accomplished athlete. So get outside. Get a workout. And enjoy
What could be more electrifying than taking the wheel of a Jeep®          the magnificent scenery at the same time. The Adventure Center
Rubicon? Perhaps it might be plowing that Jeep® Rubicon through           is located at the Sundial Lodge – one of the resort’s popular
a series of muddy ponds, rocky crossings, ruts, logs, steep climbs        family destinations. All activities are suited for individuals, couples,
and tricky vertical ledges. We’re here to give you that chance. With      families and kids. Safe, supervised fun!
instruction on our challenging courses, drivers will navigate terrain
designed to test any skill level.                                                                             Climbing Wall We challenge
                                                                                                              daredevils to conquer our 50-
OFF ROAD DRIVING INSTRUCTIONAL TRIPS                                                                          foot free-standing climbing wall.
Take the wheel and get ready for a pure adrenaline rush! The                                                  Don’t worry if you’re a first-
trip starts with The Crater – a seven-acre mile-long course with                                              timer. The three-sided wall tests
challenges from start to finish. Be ready to navigate ponds, climbs,                                           beginners as well as advanced
awkward descents and testy moguls. After that, head out onto the                                              climbers. Great for all fitness
Off Road Trails with 20 miles of terrain loaded with every obstacle                                           levels.
imaginable. We’re talking muddy ponds, logs, precarious side slopes,
rock crossings, step inclines and vertical ledges. Think you can handle                                       Ropes Course (Depending on
it? We’re betting you can.                                                                                    course, guests must either be
                                                                                                              5’2” or be able to reach 60”)
OFF ROAD RIDE ALONGS                                                                                          The ultimate in suspended
Don’t want to take the wheel? Don’t worry, with our Off Road Ride                                             adventure. Our elevated ropes
Alongs, guests can ride the vehicle around the Off Road Trails with                                           course will drive you crazy with
one of our instructors.                                                                                       two levels (20 feet and 40 feet)
                                                                                                              and 21 obstacles. Once you’ve
                                                                                                              got it mastered, an exhilarating
                                                                                                              250-foot zip line will send you
                                                                                                              flying through space…and off the
                                                                                                              course. Nothing like it!

                                                                                                              Little Tykes Ropes Course (For
                                                                                                              ages 4 through 8 years old.
                                                                                                              Children must be 48” or taller)
                                                                                                              This is a great way for the little
                                                                                                              ones to be just like Mom and
                                                                                                              Dad. Our miniature course
                                                                                                              consists or two elements and a
                                                                                                              120’ zip line.

                                                                                                              Fat Bird Flyer (Must be 8 years
                                                                                                              or older. Maximum weight 250
                                                                                                              lbs.) Hop on for a thrilling
                                                                                                              ride off our 300 foot elevated
                                                                                                              “volcano” down a 1,060 foot
                                                                                                              cable over a pond!
OHIOPYLE STATE PARK
Nemacolin is your gateway to some of the best river rafting,                                                  Paintball An extreme-energy,
kayaking, hiking and biking in the Eastern United States. Situated just                                       action packed game. Shoot or
a scenic 10 minute ride from the gates of Nemacolin is Ohiopyle                                               be shot; get the bad guys before
State Park (www.dcnr.state.pa.us/stateparks/Parks/ohiopyle.aspx). The                                         they get you. What could be
Park encompasses 19,052 acres of rugged, natural beauty. The focal                                            more fun? Includes 200 rounds.
point of the park is 14 miles of the Youghiogheny River that pass                                             Reservations required. Must be
through the heart of the park. For rafting, hiking and biking tours at                                        12 years old for contact paintball.
Ohiopyle State Park, please contact the Adventure Center for more                                             Ideal for any skill level.
information on our Ohiopyle Adventure Packages.

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Activities                                                                  KIDZ KLUB
                                                                            Our innovative club for kids (ages 4 to 15) offers both full and
                                                                            half days of supervised activity and entertainment. They’ll learn…
FALLINGBROOK MINI-GOLF                                                      they’ll play…and, most of all, they’ll never notice you’re not there!
Gather the family! Our 18-hole                                              Children registered for the full day program are served lunch.
layout takes players through
caves, over bridges and under                                                                                  KIDZ NIGHT OUT
waterfalls. Great fun for                                                                                      Kidz Klub goes out on the town.
everyone.                                                                                                      Children ages 4 through 15 will
                                                                                                               enjoy an evening filled with crafts,
BIKING                                                                                                         swimming, games, mini-golf and
Jump on a bike and see the sights.                                                                             movies. They’ll get a kid-friendly
We have a variety of mountain                                                                                  dinner, too. Offered nightly from
bikes and children’s bikes – each                                                                              5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
one fit to the size/age/gender of
the rider. Younger riders – under                                                                              LITTLE TYKES KLUB
age 18 – MUST wear a helmet                                                                                    Kidz Klub for little guys. Our
and are required to show a           TENNIS                                                                    fully-qualified staff will provide
signature of permission from a       If tennis is your game, you’ve                                            children ages 6 weeks through
parent or guardian. Rentals also     come to the right place. Here at                                          4 years with top-rate care and
include Kid Trailer, Comfort Bike,   Nemacolin Woodlands Resort,                                               education. As with Kidz Klub,
and Jogging Stroller.                you will find a variety of tennis                                          Little Tykes can remain with
                                     programs and activities every day                                         us for either half or a full day.
                                     of the week. We offer a variety                                           Those staying a full day will
                                     of programs ranging from private                                          receive lunch.
                                     instruction to youth clinics.
                                     Court fees are complimentary,                                             BABYSITTING
                                     but reservations are required.                                            We’ve got it if you need it.
                                     Fees for instructions and clinics;                                        Call extension 6163 to make
                                     reservations required.                                                    arrangements.

                                     ACTIVITIES CENTER                                                         THE WILDSIDE
                                     A kid-and-family-friendly                                                 Located in the former
                                     resort? You bet! Visitors to                                              Woodlands World complex, The
                                     our Activities Center – located                                           WildSide is an entertainment
                                     next to P.J.’s Ice Cream and Pizza                                        emporium that offers a wide
                                     Parlor – will come across more                                            range of activities for children as
                                     fun things to do than they’ll likely                                      well as adults.
                                     have time for. Here’s a sampling
                                     of what you’ll find here:                                                  The WildSide features an eight
                                                                                                               lane bowling alley, more than
                                     • Children’s indoor swimming                                              65 arcade games, a sports bar
                                       pool, only three-feet deep and                                          and pool tables, indoor climbing
                                       open year round                                                         wall, exotic bird habitat and a
                                     • Ping pong                                                               miniature train display.
ART TOURS                            • Shuffleboard
Enjoy a tour of the extensive        • Croquet                                                                 Private areas are also available
and eclectic Hardy Family Art        • Bocce balls, horseshoes,                                                for children’s birthday parties
Collection. Available daily at         volleyballs, badminton sets and                                         and other social events. The
3 p.m.                                 board games                                                             WildSide restaurant offers family
                                                                                                               food favorites such as pizza,
WINE TASTINGS                                                                                                  burgers, 20 different wings and
Offered Wednesdays and Fridays                                                                                 custom blended ice cream.
at 4 p.m. Private reserve Wine
Tastings on Saturdays at 4 p.m.
(reservations required).

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Winter Sports
MYSTIC MOUNTAIN                      Ski season is December through
Winter blues? Treat yourself to      March (weather permitting).
a little Mystic Mountain magic!
Short lines, skier-friendly trails   SNOW TUBING
and experienced instructors          Close your eyes. Breathe deeply.
make for great family fun. No        You’re about to experience         DOG SLEDDING
snow where you are? No               800-feet of pure snow-packed       For the ultimate in unique, we invite you to climb aboard one
worries. Our state-of-the-art        exhilaration. On a rubber          of our dogsleds. Yes, dog sledding at Nemacolin. Our team of
snowmaking system blankets           tube, no less. Sound like a wild   dogs is raring to pull sledders through the resort’s scenic acres
the downhill slopes and trails –     ride? We think so. Riders must     of wooded wonder. No need for snow, either. Providing the
even during milder conditions.       be at least 42” tall for safety    temperature is below 50 degrees Fahrenheit, dogs can also pull a
No equipment? We have what           reasons. A great way to spend a    four-wheeled Touri cart over bare ground. Either way, it’s a ride
you need. And our professional       snowy afternoon. Reservations      like none other!
staff is always on hand to           required.
lend instruction. This winter
wonderland offers something          CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING/
for everyone. So grab your           SNOWSHOEING
equipment, gather the family, and    Those who prefer low-key
hit the mountain. Here’s some        adventure should consider giving
of what you’ll find to do:            snowshoeing and/or cross-
                                     country skiing a go. Our trails
• Downhill skiing on 10 slopes       offer a hushed, breathtaking
• Snow tubing                        view of the snow-covered Laurel
• Snowboarding                       Highlands.
• Snowshoeing
• Cross-country trails

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Dining                                                                    THE CADDYSHACK
                                                                          The Shack is back! Located on the Links Golf Course, the
                                                                          CaddyShack is a casual fare restaurant serving mouthwatering
Consider, if you will, a hierarchy of dining options – from formal, fine   barbeque. Guests can also enjoy a selection of cocktails and beer
dining to burgers and billiards. Nemacolin has gathered the very          at the CaddyShack Bar. CaddyShack is open for lunch and dinner.
best and brightest to bring elegance to the special occasion; fun
and festivity to the family gathering. No matter the preference, our      THE TAVERN
Restaurant Collection is sure to satisfy. Bon appetite!                   Nemacolin’s version of a traditional English-style pub. Dine in
                                                                          the bar, or sidewalk café-style near the 8,500-gallon free-standing
LAUTREC                                                                   saltwater aquarium. Fun for the kids!
Housing authentic prints of Post-Impressionist artist Henri de
Toulouse-Lautrec, this AAA Five-Diamond/Forbes Five Star                  Open year-round, The Tavern
restaurant offers modern American cuisine with a French flair.             serves lunch and dinner daily.
Patrons will appreciate an ingredient driven menu – one which             Both menus feature a variety
changes daily. Artistic extras include tableside food presentations,      of sandwiches, salads, pastas,
custom champagne carte and cheese carte service. Additionally,            seafood and steaks. When the
Lautrec offers both a 7 and 12-course tasting menu – each selection       dishes are cleared, why not shoot
part of the varied progression of dishes.                                 a game of billiards? A perfect
                                                                          way to unwind! (billiard room is
Lautrec is also host to our elaborate weekly Sunday Brunch. Jackets       for guests age 21 and over)
are requested for gentlemen; evening wear is appropriate for ladies.
Reservations are highly recommended. Children under 12 years old          PJ’S ICE CREAM & PIZZA
may not find Lautrec’s cuisine and style of service to their liking.       PARLOR
                                                                          A 1950’s style ice cream and
                                                                          pizza parlor located near the
                                                                          Activities Center. P.J.’s offers
                                                                          kids from 1 to 91 a selection
                                                                          of pizzas, salads, sandwiches
                                                                          and old-fashioned ice cream
                                                                          floats. Enjoy these treats while
                                                                          sitting in a vintage automobile
                                                                          booth. Open daily May through
                                                                          September and Thursday through
                                                                          Sunday September through May.

                                                                          CASUAL FARE
                                                                          A variety of outlets featuring
                                                                          casual fare are also available
                                                                          seasonally from the home style
                                                                          breakfast and lunch offerings at
AQUEOUS (Seasonal)                                                        The Gazebo to the old west flare
Dine in Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired style…with a panoramic view           at the Hitchin’ Post Saloon.
of the spectacular Laurel Highlands. The property’s AAA Four-
Diamond restaurant, Aqueous is an upscale steakhouse experience in
a contemporary setting. Resort causal attire is acceptable.

AUTUMN
Warm, relaxed, casual. Located in the Lodge, Autumn’s dinner menu
favors a relaxed pace; a chance to enjoy a leisurely repast. With a
regional cuisine featuring the finest ingredients found in local farms,
the menu selections are designed to create a multiple course meal.
Accompanying wines are suggested with each course.

For breakfast? Search the menu for out-of-the-ordinary selections.
The perfect place to savor the company of family and friends!
Resort casual attire is acceptable.

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Shopping
It’s hassle-free shopping. No       To complement the eight stores
crowds, no lines. We’ve got it      located in our Heritage Court,
all… right here at Nemacolin.       we offer additional retail outlets,
Whether you’re in the market        scattered throughout the resort:
for an unusual necklace, a unique
piece of artwork, or a signature    • The Cigar Shoppe in Chateau
golf shirt, we’ll help you find        Lafayette
what you’re looking for!            • The Spa Boutique in
                                      Woodlands Spa
HERITAGE COURT SHOPPES              • The Nike Golf Shop at
Imagine you’re riding along           The Links
historic US Route 40…on             • The Mystic Rock Golf Shop
your way to Nemacolin. Each         • The Pro Shop at The
store you see; each building          Nemacolin Field Club
you pass tells a story. Each is     • The Sundry Shop in the Lodge
part of a rich history central      • Hardy & Hayes in Chateau
to the Farmington area. We’ve         Lafayette
fashioned our Heritage Court        • Chateau Signature in Chateau
Shoppes after the historic            Lafayette
landmark sites you’ve passed        • The Pro Shop at The Field Club
along the way. Each one is
complemented by an attached         Gift-wrapping, room delivery,
plaque, citing the building’s       special orders and shipping to
history. Inside, you’ll find a top   any destination in the United
selection of men’s and women’s      States are offered for our guests’
fashions, casual logo clothing,     convenience. The Heritage
accessories, unique gift items,     Court Shoppes are open daily.
children’s toys, kitchenware and    For added convenience, shop
seasonal items.                     online at nemacolin.com.

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Pet Care
PET PROUD
A PET PROUD® facility incorporates pets into the daily activities
of the family by promoting health, wellness and physical activity.
Nemacolin Woodlands Resort is proud to be the first resort in the
world to receive the designation of PET PROUD®. Now, the entire
family (even the furry ones) can enjoy the life experiences available
at Nemacolin.




                                                                        WOODLANDS ANIMAL CARE CENTER
                                                                        The Woodlands Animal Care Center opened in November 2009
                                                                        as a full service animal care facility. Woodlands Animal Care
                                                                        Center serves as a complete hospital, canine rehabilitation facility
                                                                        and training center. The facility focuses on the Human Animal
                                                                        Bond in all realms of treatments including pet wellness screenings,
                                                                        preventive medicine, dental care, routine surgeries, geriatric
                                                                        medicine and more.
NEMACOLIN WOOFLANDS
PET RESORT & SPA                                                        For more information, please visit woodlandsanimalcarecenter.com.
Nemacolin Wooflands is the
region’s premier resort and
spa. For more than 20 years,
Nemacolin has been a world-
class resort for humans, so we
know a thing or two about
how to treat guests. We have
incorporated those same high
standards of quality, excellent
customer service, and top-notch
facilities to now bring you world-
class animal care.

Nemacolin Wooflands provides
lodging, daycare services,
hydrotherapy, a state-of-the-art
grooming salon, outside exercise
areas, massage therapies and
more! It’s the best way to treat
your Golden Retriever like gold,
make your Beagle feel regal
or let your feline know she’s
fabulous.

For more information, please
visit nemacolinwooflands.com.

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Corporate Destination
Nemacolin offers a distinct            Additionally, The Chateau and
mix of casual and luxurious;           Lodge house six Nemacolin
an intriguing complement of            Rooms, six Sequoia Rooms, The
business and pleasure. The             Hardy Boardroom, Joseph’s and
Farmington resort boasts               the Club Room – each designed
AAA Four-Diamond lodging,              to provide a customized
cuisine, amenities, activities, and    experience.
service throughout. Additionally,
Nemacolin features a number            Those seeking the utmost
of meeting facilities – each with      in luxury and group
on-site Conference Service             accommodations are invited to
Managers, catering services, and       experience Falling Rock, an AAA
state-of-the-art audio/visual          Five Diamond Award recipient. A
equipment.                             42-room boutique setting, Falling
                                       Rock caters to the corporate
What better setting in which to        community – with the hotel’s
hold an out-of-office meeting           intimate Malachite serving as an
or corporate conference than           executive “boardroom away from
the 3,000 acres of Nemacolin?          the boardroom.” A few steps
What better way break free of          away, guests will find the grand
the boardroom? A short drive           Horizon Point, a 17,200-square-
from all points in the Mid-            foot meeting and social venue
Atlantic and Northeast regions,        designed with the same Frank
Nemacolin plays host to many           Lloyd Wright-inspired décor of
Fortune 500 companies. The             Falling Rock.
resort provides ample space,
all-inclusive meetings pricing, and
a professional staff to help pull it                                       To break up a day of meetings, guests are encouraged to
all together.                                                              participate in the resort’s team building programs. Perhaps a
                                                                           competitive round of Survivor? A trip through the ropes course?
Groups can take advantage of the                                           Each activity helps foster teamwork; each “event” brings creativity
resort’s Executive Conference                                              and enthusiasm to the most serious of corporate outings.
Center – conveniently located in
Nemacolin’s Tudor-style Lodge,                                             And after the meetings adjourn for the day? All resort amenities
and easily accessible from the                                             are available to group guests. Why not a round of golf on the PGA
adjacent 124-room French                                                   Tour-tested Mystic Rock? A dip in the pool? A treatment in the
Renaissance Chateau Lafayette.                                             resort’s award-winning Woodlands Spa? Sporting clays? Off-Road
The center offers 23 meeting                                               Driving? Fly fishing?
rooms, an exhibit area, a business
center, and two ballrooms –                                                One can only imagine the possibilities.
both of which can be divided
to accommodate any party size.
And a 200-seat lecture hall is
the perfect site for educational
presentations and training
seminars.




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     1001 Lafayette Drive
     Farmington, PA 15437
     nemacolin.com




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