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#LoveInTheHighlands Highlights

Posted on February 12, 2018 4:00 PM by Allyson Null

You can definitely feel the love in the Laurel Highlands! If you didn't hear, we asked our followers to share their sappy Laurel Highlands love story on Instagram using #LoveInTheHighlands to be entered to win a romantic prize package. Over 12 days, love birds from across all three Laurel Highlands counties shared their photos and stories.…

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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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Highlands Highlights 11.14.17

Posted on November 14, 2017 4:00 PM by Allyson Null

This is my favorite time of year . The temperature is dropping, the fall foliage is gorgeous and comfort food is being served. Take a look at some awesome Instagram photos who used #laurelhighlands ! A fall drive through the Laurel Highlands will not disappoint. This shot shows a stunning roadside view of the red and yellow leaves. Take the scenic…

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Highlands Highlights 10.10.17

Posted on October 10, 2017 1:00 PM by Allyson Null

The leaves are finally starting to change colors in the Laurel Highlands, and the beautiful weather is complimenting the views! It is the perfect time to get out and explore, or take a scenic fall drive and bring the pups with you too! The Barronvale Covered Bridge, which crosses the Laurel Hill Creek in Middlecreek Township, is 162 feet 3 inches…

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Highlands Highlights 10.03.17

Posted on October 3, 2017 1:00 PM by Allyson Null

Despite the Indian summer weather, fall is officially here! Since the weather is still so beautiful, adventurers everywhere are continuing their expeditions in the Laurel Highlands, farmers markets have stocked their pumpkin supply and Highlanders are attending awesome fall festivals! This little tot is in search for the perfect pumpkin, which he…

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Highlands Highlights 09.19.17

Posted on September 19, 2017 10:00 AM by Allyson Null

From volunteer work to biking and hiking, folks in the Laurel Highlands took advantage of the Indian summer weather by exploring the Laurel Highlands this past week. An Eagle Scout troop spent their entire summer, more than 300 hours, restoring this helicopter at the Vietnam War Memorial at Lynch Field in Greensburg. We honor you for your time and…

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Highlands Highlights 09.12.17

Posted on September 12, 2017 1:00 PM by Allyson Null

The weather may feel like fall, but fall isn't officially here for a few more days! These six Highlanders took advantage of the perfect weather and went exploring in the Laurel Highlands. Cucumber Falls is possibly the most-photographed place in the Laurel Highlands, and for a reason, it is totally breathtaking! Adventure through Ohiopyle…

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Highlands Highlights 08.29.17

Posted on August 29, 2017 10:00 AM by Allyson Null

It was a great week for exploring, and our fellow Highlander adventurers definitely took advantage of the beautiful weather that continued into the weekend to take a camping trip in the Laurel Highlands. This week's Instagram photo winner set out in the Laurel Highlands and photographed high and low, and snapped this photo of the vivid shades…

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Highlands Highlights 08.23.17

Posted on August 23, 2017 10:00 AM by Allyson Null

It's all about the pups this week! From dogs who participated in Mutts on the Mountain to hounds who took hikes with their people, they're all going to make you say "awh!" This weekend, Seven Springs hosted Mutts on the Mountain, an obstacle course for pups of all shapes and sizes. With assistance from their owners, the dogs had…

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Highlands Highlights 06.26.17

Posted on June 26, 2017 12:00 PM by Cassandra Rupert

We love the amazing photos you share every week exploring the Laurel Highlands. Once again this week, the Laurel Highlands is bustling with summer fun. #OptOutside and find your own adventure on the trail, river, or mountains. Use #Laurel Highlands on your posts and tag us @LaurelHighlands_pa and you might be featured next week. This weekend, the…

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