Blue Ridge Outdoors: by Travis Hall  Tucked away in the remote stretches of Southwest Pennsylvania, the Laurel Highlands span 3,000 square miles of Fayette, Somerset, and Westmoreland Counties. Whether you’re looking for extreme adventure on class IV whitewater rapids, a meandering day on the area’s famed bike trails, spectacular natural scenery, or world class resorts, this mountainous region of Southwest P.A. definitely deserves a spot on your list of places to visit in 2017. This is how you do 48 Hours like a local. Read the Full Story Here