Yellow Breeches Creek . . .
The Yellow Breeches Creek is more than a
beautiful, pristine boundary between Cumberland and York Counties, the
Breeches is rich in history, it is a nationally acclaimed treasure
for trout anglers, and is a favorite among canoers, kyakers, and
tubers. Cumberland County has devoted a useful site with maps,
history, and natural education components:
County website for Yellow Breeches
. . .
Cottage Brook is in the Mechanics burg Area School District
, recently recognized as one of the top School Districts
(Patriot News 10/21/2007 C8) www.mbgsd.org
Upper Allen Township . . .
Cottage Brook is located in the village of Grantham, in the
township of Upper Allen. Upper Allen was recently recognized as
second in growth in the five county
region of the midstate
since the 2000 census through 2007.
Patriot News July 11 2008 Section B-1
Upper Allen Township website
Skiing . . .
Cottage Brook is just minutes away from Ski Round Top, a
regional favorite for skiers and snow-tubers. www.skiroundtop.com
Shopping . . .
Cottage Brook is less than 10 minutes from Capital City
and Camp Hill Malls. www.shopcapitalcitymall.com
Travel . . .
Cottage Brook is about five minutes away from the
PA Turnpike, and only 3 minutes from the on ramp of US 15. Center
City Harrisburg's Amtrak is 15 minutes away, Gettysburg and York are
about 35, and Carlisle is about 20 minutes away. Harrisburg
airport is reached in about half an hour, BWI about an hour and a