|Guests of the Jean Bonnet Tavern will find a variety of available activities to engage in during their stay in Bedford County. While a guest at the Jean Bonnet, be sure to wander through the Cabin Shoppe and browse the excellent selection of unique merchandise and gift items. Diners and overnight guests alike will enjoy a stroll through the herb garden. Be sure to stop and meet the newest residents of the Jean Bonnet; Jasper, Blazer, and Butter!
photo by Judy Browne
Shoppers will enjoy browsing the many antique shops in the neighboring town of Bedford and the nearby village of Schellsburg. While in Bedford, be sure and visit the National Museum of the American Coverlet, a year-round institution devoted to American woven coverlets.
The Jean Bonnet's excellent location offers outdoor enthusiasts the opportunity to enjoy two of Pennsylvania's most beautiful state parks. Visitors to Shawnee State Park or Blue Knob State Park can enjoy hiking, swimming, boating, and fishing.
Guests may also enjoy a day spent exploring nearby Coral Caverns, the only known fossilized coral reef cavern to be in existence. Examine a towering fossil wall which contains the fossil remains of coral and other sea creatures buried over 400 million years ago when Pennsylvania was partially covered by the "Great Inland Sea."
If winter sports are your hobby, why not spend a day skiing, snowboarding, or snowtubing at Blue Knob Four Seasons Resort, Laurel Mountain Ski Resort, or Seven Springs Resort? We guarantee to have great food and warm hospitality awaiting you at the Jean Bonnet after a full day on the slopes!
For our guests who come lured by the Jean Bonnet's rich history, may we suggest a day spent enjoying Bedford County's historical attraction, Old Bedford Village?
Looking for a great concert to attend while in Bedford County? Please visit www.bedford.net/arts for a complete listing of performances scheduled for the Bedford County area.
These are but a few of the many activities visitors to the Jean Bonnet Tavern in Bedford County may enjoy. While planning your trip, we recommend that you consult the Bedford County Visitors Bureau for all the great activities available while guests at the Jean Bonnet Tavern!
Innkeepers Shannon and Melissa Jacobs extend to you and your family a warm invitation to explore beautiful Bedford County. We think you'll find it a great place to visit. Come and make a memory at the Jean Bonnet Tavern!
Breakfast was yet another great meal! Our hostess was charming and informative. We plan to enjoy a walk around the lake at Shawnee State Park before taking in the shops in town. Thank you for a delightful stay!
.....T & A
Our first adventure to tackle the Blue Knob Mountain on snowboards. Our bodies are bruised and our muscles are sore. We welcome this canopy's comfort and the tavern's warmth. Tim heard the ghost, Polly, banging in the night! We will be back!
.....Mary & Tim