Tag - Hiking

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Four Seasons of Fun

Friday, February 22, 2019 3:00 PM by Allyson Null

Experience four seasons of fun in the Laurel Highlands! Fill your next visit's itinerary with tons of seasonal adventures, from snowshoeing in the winter to zip lining in the summer there’s something for everybody! Spring Once the snow melts, try something new like an exhilarating zip lining or rock wall climbing experience at Nemacolin…

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Celebrate PA Trails Month!

Friday, September 21, 2018 5:00 PM by Allyson Null

September is PA Trails Month, and where else would you rather celebrate than the Laurel Highlands? The region isn't called an outdoor mecca for nothing. With more than 700 miles of hiking and biking trails waiting in your backyard, there is no excuse to not get outdoors! Regardless if you want to celebrate PA Trails Month by walking, riding or…

Top Things to Do in the Laurel Highlands

There's so much to do in the Laurel Highlands, it can be hard to know where to start! That's why we turned to TripAdvisor to rank the top things to do in the Laurel Highlands. Check out this list as we count down the best Laurel Highlands attractions based on your reviews! 10. Living Treasures Wild Animal Park If you love getting up close…

Instagram Worthy Spots

Watch the Instagram likes roll in! These spots will have your followers jealous and commenting "Where is this?! 😍😍😍" Show off your photog skills with fellow adventurers by using #laurelhighlands! Fallingwater A post shared by Ciara Macioce (@ciara.macioce) on Jun 25, 2017 at 3:07pm PDT Frank Lloyd Wright's…

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Biggest, Largest and Highest

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 1:00 PM by Cassandra Rupert

The Laurel Highlands is home to some of the best attractions in the state, a few even earn a few important titles. Here are a few facts you may not have known about some favorite spots in the Laurel Highlands. Mount Davis The highest point in Pennslyvania, Mount Davis, located in Forbes State Forest in Somerset County, measure 3,213 feet in…

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Summer Bucket List for the Adventurer

Friday, July 7, 2017 10:00 AM by Cassandra Rupert

Have an extreme summer adventure in the Laurel Highlands. From long haul biking and hiking to exhilarating sports and driving courses, you’ll find something for every adventurer. Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail Backpack 70 miles through picturesque valleys and mountains on the Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail. Varying terrain, expansive…

Frank Lloyd Wright

Did you know that there are four Frank Lloyd Wright homes in the Laurel Highlands? Experience Frank Lloyd Wright’s masterpiece, Fallingwater, spend the night in two of only a few Wright homes available for overnight stays, Frank Lloyd Wright at Polymath Park's Duncan House and Mantyla, and explore Kentuck Knob, one of Wright’s…

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Wonders of the Laurel Highlands

Friday, October 7, 2016 12:00 PM by Stacey Magda

A 4-Day, 3-Night Trip The Laurel Highlands is a stunning region comprised of lush mountains, rolling countryside and charming small towns filled with cultural, historic and exceptional places to visit! Experience the natural and man-made wonders that make this area of southwestern Pennsylvania a unique and captivating experience. Day One Be…

Vistas & Views: A Scenic Photography Tour Blog

Vistas & Views: A Scenic Photography Tour

Friday, September 2, 2016 4:00 PM by Stacey Magda

A 3-Day, 2-Night Trip Pack your cameras and be ready to wow your travel and social media followers on this tour loaded with stunning views and one-of-a-kind vantage points from some of the most beautiful places in Pennsylvania and perhaps the entire country. Day One Take a short hike to Beam Rocks Overlook in Forbes State Forest to take in one of…

A Journey of Self: Wellness Retreat Blog

A Journey of Self: Wellness Retreat

Friday, April 1, 2016 9:00 AM by Stacey Magda

A 5-Day, 4-Night Trip There is no greater journey than the journey of self. Achieve a new level of mindfulness as you travel among our serene valleys and mountain vistas. Offer sun salutations, shop at farmers' markets, nurture your spirit with adventure and fantastic food and learn new methods of wellness at our region's renowned…

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