If you’re looking for an enjoyable way to spend an afternoon, consider a quick trip to the Amish Country in Guthrie, KY. Just 30 minutes north of Clarksville, TN, the region offers a charming day trip destination where you can shop, explore, and indulge.
Day Trip Delights
There’s no shortage of shopping discoveries to be made in Guthrie, KY, an idyllic little patch of Amish Country just half an hour away from Clarksville. When you arrive, you’ll want to do some exploring on foot. You’ll likely uncover your own favorite destinations, but here are a few spots you shouldn’t miss.
- Schlabach’s Bakery – This Amish family-run bakery is a favorite draw for fresh sweet treats and delicious baked goods. This town mainstay is so popular, in fact, that a line forms as soon as the shop opens. Cakes, cookies, doughnuts, fried pies, breads of all kinds … Schlabach’s has it all, and you’ll love it all. “Get there early before they sell all the favorites,” advises customer John Dean. “The best homemade goodness this side of Lancaster, PA.” Schlabach’s is located at 6225 Guthrie Road.
- Penchem Tack Store – Located just a mile and a half away at 7925 Guthrie Road is an equestrian’s dream store. Beyond the comprehensive selection of all things horse-related, Penchem also sells leather goods, accessories, and a huge and eclectic array of merchandise. Says one customer review, “Tack paradise, well stocked and great staff with wonderful knowledge.”
- Country Pantry – Keep going down that same stretch until you reach Country Pantry at 9115 Guthrie Road. This worth-the-trip store sells a huge array of fresh eggs, grass-fed beef, cheese, milk, bulk foods, kitchenware, spices, and much more. There’s so much to see here, in fact, that you should set aside some time to take it all in. You’re sure to leave with at least a few things you didn’t even realize you needed.
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Whether you’re headed to Guthrie, KY, to enjoy a leisurely shopping spree in Amish Country or across the country on an extended family vacation, you’ll want to make sure your vehicle is ready to get you there in ultimate comfort. If you’re ready to trade up to a new road tripper, we have just the place to go for a great selection and amazing deals. Located right in the heart of Clarksville, James Corlew Chevrolet has a fantastic inventory of new Chevrolet models and used vehicles from a variety of other popular brands. Explore our vehicles online and then visit our dealership when you’re ready to test drive your favorites. Then head out for new horizons and fun adventures in style.
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