Omni Bedford Springs Resort
2138 Business 220
Bedford, Pennsylvania 15522

Bedford Springs Resort Outdoor Activities

Hiking in Bedford

Omni Bedford Springs Resort is the perfect destination to explore nature’s splendor. Enjoy an array of fun activities in the fresh mountain air. 


Located on the front lawn of the resort off of the Frontier Tavern, a welcoming fire pit lit nightly invites you for cocktails and conversation. Enjoy an evening under the stars warming by the fire and roasting a fresh s’more with your friends and family.


  • Complimentary to all Resort guests
  • Cozy blankets available for use at the Frontier Tavern host stand
  • Cozy blankets available for purchase at the Bedford Market ($)
  • S'mores kits available to purchase at the Frontier Tavern ($)
  • Please contact the concierge staff at (814) 624-5642.



Horseback riding will be suspended for the winter and will resume in March 2019.  We will continue to offer private carriage rides at the hotel.  Private carriage rides are $450.00 plus tax for a 45 minute ride and can have up to 6 people. 

Please contact our Activity Coordinators for reservations at (814) 624-5633.


Located on the Resort, Tally Ho Sport Shop books on and off-site outdoor adventures. Rent fishing poles and tennis rackets. Learn more by calling (814) 624-5685.

All activities are weather dependent and are subject to change.


Explore the beautiful property that is home to Bedford Springs by hiking on one of the trails. Whether you are looking for a leisurely walk or a challenging fitness hike, the choice is yours. Don’t forget to take a map and a bottled water when you are hiking.

View Hiking Trail Map (PDF, 9.3 MB)


  • Complimentary
  • Please contact the concierge staff at (814) 624-5642.


Take a hike through history. Take advantage of a private hike with Omni Bedford Springs Resort’s trail guide to some of the most historically significant spots on our beautiful 2,200 acres. Explore all facets of the land from pre-historic times, Native American tribes, to early settlers, healing waters, which have all shaped today’s destination resort and spa. 


  • 60 minutes | $65 
  • Please contact our Activity Coordinators at (814) 624-5633 (spa option)


There’s no better place to meditate than in the great outdoors; no better introduction to this ancient and beautiful practice that’s so relevant and necessary to our modern lifestyles, than through mindful walking. Experience your own private hike with Omni Bedford Springs Resort’s trail guide who is also an experienced meditation teacher. Our guide will take you to some of the loveliest and most peaceful places on our 2,200 acres, and will provide you with practical ways to bring mindfulness and meditation into your daily life. 


  • 60 minutes | $65 
  • Please contact our Activity Coordinators at (814) 624-5633 (spa option)



There’s nothing quite like the rush of mountain biking through the pristine forest. Omni Bedford Springs Resort offers miles of mountain biking trails as well as Cannondale bicycles and equipment. Looking for a more relaxed ride? Enjoy a ride on the roads around the resort or a ride into downtown Bedford.


  • $25 per 2 hours or $45 per day 
  • Contact the Pro Shop x5637
  • Daily 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

View biking trail map (PDF, 9.5 MB)


We offer fly fishing on property at Shoober's Run (stocked trout stream) and Red Oak Lake (spring fed pond), as well as guided fly fishing excursions to local trout streams. Guests (16 years and older) who supply their own equipment and are licensed to fish in Pennsylvania will incur no additional cost for on-property fishing. Pennsylvania fishing licenses can be purchased here.

Spincast Fishing Rentals at Tally Ho Sport Shop:

  • $25 per day
  • $15 per half day (4 hours)

*Pole rental comes with artificial bait

Half Day (4 hours) Guided Excursion:

  • One person: $230
  • Two people: $160 per person
  • Three people: $150 per person

*Call Activity Coordinators at (814) 624-5633 to book an excursion

Full Day Guided Excursion:

  • One person: $315
  • Two people: $230 per person
  • Three people: $200 per person

*Call Activity Coordinators at (814) 624-5633 to book an excursion

Drive Time:

  • Yellow Creek: 30 minutes



Whether you are looking for a new sport or are a seasoned cacher, a fun-filled treasure awaits you at Omni Bedford Springs Resort. With one of our hand-held global positioning systems, combined with your navigational wits, you and your family can set out on an adventure that is fun for all ages. GPS units are available for rental from the Tally Ho adventure shop.


  • $20 per GPS unit (2 hour rental)
  • Rental includes basic instruction, maps, and a list of Geocaches
  • Please contact Tally Ho Sport Shop at (814) 624-5685



It’s time for fun and games! Meet the staff on the front lawn and enjoy getting out to play. Compete in outdoor games and enjoy the outdoors. You’ll have tons of fun watching or playing.


  • Complimentary
  • Please contact the Concierge Staff at (814) 624-5642.

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