Culture

Fort Roberdeau celebrates American independence

June 14, 2017

In the days of the American Revolution, Blair County was on the Pennsylvania frontier. The county, home to the city of Altoona, is still largely rural in nature. Located about three hours from Washington, D.C., […]

Destinations

New GeoTrail will add to existing 39-cache challenge

June 12, 2017

Cambria County, in west-central Pennsylvania, has been a canal port, a railroad, and steelmaking center, and home to immigrants from European countries. But, it is perhaps the three major floods that struck Johnstown, in southern […]

Destinations

In the heart of Canaan Valley

June 8, 2017

The snow that West Virginia’s Canaan Valley is famous for may be a bit unpredictable, but the arrival of spring and summer bring a freshness to the mountain air and a multitude of opportunities to […]

Destinations

3 great ways to enjoy the Cheat River

June 7, 2017

Hold on — the rapids come quick and fast on sections of the river deep within the Cheat Canyon.  This whitewater adventure features Class III, IV, and V rapids on the spectacularly beautiful Cheat River […]