Destinations

Plan a getaway to Raystown Lake

August 9, 2017

Raystown Lake, the largest lake that is entirely within Pennsylvania, has been a prime vacation destination since its creation in 1973. At 8,300 acres in size, it’s ideal for fishing and watersports, with seemingly countless […]

Civil War

Touring Gettysburg like a pro

July 31, 2017

In Gettysburg, the assortment of readily available visitor facilities and guide services enables both casual visitors and dedicated Civil War scholars to meet the people and events from those three historic days in July 1863. […]

Culture

Get a different view of Gettysburg

July 27, 2017

The images of Gettysburg are burned into the consciousness of anyone who has visited the battlefield area: the expanse of grass across which Confederate Gen. George Pickett’s men charged; the rocks of Little Round Top […]

Culture

Five ‘different’ tours in Bedford County, Pa.

July 25, 2017

“We were trying to make things more accessible to the general public,” explained Dennis Tice, who promotes Bedford County, Pa. The county’s two video tours (a third is in production) take advantage of the smartphone […]

Destinations

Going ‘down home on the farm’ means great family fun

July 10, 2017

Our area is filled with opportunities to enjoy “down home fun” on the farm. There’s an abundance of “pick your own” places, but many agritourism businesses are rapidly expanding, offering live entertainment, tours, and fun […]