• Perfect Location

    September is the kickoff of the big elk viewing season in Pennsylvania.  Elk mating season begins in September so both the cows and bulls are much more visible.  They frequent the open fields rather than retreating into the forest during the day.  There is nothing like hearing the bulls bugling with their distinctive sounds and Continue Reading

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  • Downtown “Elk Country”

    Benezette has many attractions close by for your enjoyment.  There are great places to eat and many small businesses to explore.  We will list a few of them for your convenience. In Byrnedale, PA the Elk Mountain Winery has local wines named after our elk and outdoors area.  They have wine tasting, a wine lounge, Continue Reading

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  • Visitors Center

    When visiting Benezette and the wildlife, going to the new Visitor’s Center is a “must-see”. The Elk Country Visitor Center sits on 245 acres on Winslow Hill in Benezette and opened in September 2010, The area is home to the largest elk herd in the northeastern United States.  The 8,400 square foot eco-friendly building has a Continue Reading

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Welcome to the lodge!

We bid you welcome to the home of Sleeping Horse Lodge.

Our Lodge is geared to be a warm “Home away from Home”.  We have all the amenities and comforts of home while still having excitements, new adventures, and great places to explore.  The Lodge is a great place for families to spend quality time together.

The beautiful elk, and other wildlife can be seen in the yards and surrounding areas while relaxing in comfort on either front or back decks or cooking out and sitting by the huge fire ring in the back yard.

Your time here can be spent any way you like!  Choose quiet relaxation or be more active and view the wildlife by hiking, biking, horseback, or four-wheeling, or explore the shops, wineries, and enjoy the fine restaurants, all within easy walking distance of the Lodge.