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Traveling in winter is one of the best times to see the attractions of Laurel Highlands. The cold season turns the county into a winter wonderland with caps of snow blanketing the area brightening the panorama and giving it a serene look. Those with physical limitations might find it hard to go through extreme activities but there are less…

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If you made a New Year's resolution, and you've stuck with it this far, here is your guide to completing it in the Laurel Highlands. You can do it, have faith in yourself! If you haven't thought of one yet, consider this your inspiration. Eat Healthy We all know the hardest part of getting fit is eating healthy. But Laurel Highlands…

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Vacation Rentals for a Winter Getaway

Posted on January 9, 2018 1:00 PM by Allyson Null

You don't need a beach and sun to get away and enjoy a vacation! There are many vacation homes to rent for a few days in the Laurel Highlands, even during the blustery winter months. There are small cottages perfect for you and your loved one, a cozy cabin fit for a family weekend trip and cottages big enough for a family reunion!…

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10 Winter Activities for Non-Skiers

Posted on January 5, 2018 2:00 PM by Allyson Null

The cold weather and snow doesn't stop any of the fun in the Laurel Highlands. While winter sports are really popular in the region, skiing and snowboarding isn't for everybody. Check out these 10 activities to keep you busy and having fun this winter, without the skis and goggles. Attend a Winter Festival Events in the Laurel Highlands…

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Highlands Highlights 01.02.18

Posted on January 2, 2018 3:00 PM by Allyson Null

There is always something to do in the Laurel Highlands, even in the winter ! Whether you want to explore in the snow or find an activity to enjoy indoors, you are sure to find something new to keep you busy this season . Playing in the snow is so much fun, and this kiddo has been waiting all winter for a good snowy day. You should bundle up and…

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Welcome the New Year with food, friends and maybe even champagne at one of these awesome New Year's Eve events. The events featured below are only a few, check out our events calendar for the full list. Wherever you choose to celebrate, have fun and be safe. Here's to 2018! New Year's Eve Under the Big Top at Seven Springs Join your…

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Places to Propose in the Laurel Highlands

Posted on December 21, 2017 11:00 AM by Allyson Null

As you may or may not know, it is engagement season! It's true, 43 percent of engagements happen between November and January. If you're getting ready to pop the question, use these few places in the Laurel Highlands as inspiration to find the perfect spot that neither you nor your love will ever forget. Cucumber Falls at Ohiopyle State…

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Highlands Highlights 12.19.17

Posted on December 19, 2017 1:00 PM by Allyson Null

Winter is here! But snow doesn't stop anybody from having fun in the Laurel Highlands. The Instagram posts below show just that. Strap on your snowboard or find a hill and go sledding ! With the Laurel Highlands resorts opening slopes and other activities, this time of the year is exciting for winter sports lovers. It looks like these kiddos…

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Spa Getaways in the Laurel Highlands

Posted on December 14, 2017 1:00 PM by Allyson Null

After all of the Christmas shopping and cooking, treat yourself to a spa getaway in the Laurel Highlands. Below are only four of many places to go to be pampered and feel refreshed. Visit our spa packages page and maybe you'll find a deal ! Woodlands Spa at Nemacolin Nemacolin Woodlands Resort 's spa boasts its relaxing environment and…

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Couple Getaways in the Laurel Highlands

Posted on December 5, 2017 10:00 AM by Allyson Null

A weekend escape with your other half is probably long overdue. It is the perfect time to get away, and there are many places in the Laurel Highlands offering romantic packages . Below are a few, see the rest here ! Huddleson Court’s Romance in the Mountains Take a break from your everyday life and escape to the Laurel Highlands with…

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