It’s Amish Mud Sale season in Lancaster, Pa.

March 10, 2015

You can’t get more authentic ’round Lancaster County than the annual and unique Amish “mud sales” season in small towns all over Lancaster County, held through mid-April. These community auctions benefit local fire companies and […]


Crawford County, Pennsylvania boasts 17,088-acre fishery

March 8, 2015

Pymatuning Lake in Crawford County, Pa., is an incredibly productive 17,088-acre fishery for a variety of warm-water species. Walleyes, crappies, bluegills, and muskies have attracted anglers to the lake for decades. Channel catfish and yellow […]


Consider Smith Mountain Lake for a short getaway

March 8, 2015

Making your plans for a short getaway or extended vacation? Consider Smith Mountain Lake — “Jewel of the Blue Ridge.” Our area’s great natural beauty — from the waters and woods to the Blue Ridge […]


The Trails and Tracks of Allegheny County

October 18, 2014

With its winding roads and scenic getaways, Allegheny County has plenty to offer to visitors seeking authentic mountain and outdoor experiences.  Within the area, the Great Allegheny Passage and its surrounding rail trails provide a […]