Posts from February 2019

Starry Night at Scenic View

A Stargazer's Guide to the Laurel Highlands

Thursday, February 28, 2019 3:00 PM by Allyson Null

The Laurel Highlands is hustling and bustling with bikers , hikers , families , rafters and foodies during the day, but what outdoorsy activity can you do once the sun goes down? Get lost in the stars! While there aren't any dark sky sites in the region, we know a few spots where there is minimal light pollution and not too much tree coverage,…

2nd Brenda Schwartz, Hidden Valley Resort (2)

Four Seasons of Fun

Friday, February 22, 2019 3:00 PM by Allyson Null

Experience four seasons of fun in the Laurel Highlands! Fill your next visit's itinerary with tons of seasonal adventures, from snowshoeing in the winter to zip lining in the summer there’s something for everybody! Spring Once the snow melts, try something new like an exhilarating zip lining or rock wall climbing experience at Nemacolin…

Summit Inn Resort

The Men That Made America: A Fascinating Historic Tour

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 11:00 AM by Stacey Magda

A 4-Day, 4-Night Getaway to the Beautiful Laurel Highlands Legendary and ahead of their time, this tour focuses on the sites, stories and people who made America. Experience national park sites, registered historic sites , the origins of legends and unbelievable history that has shaped the world as we know it. From whiskey and automobiles to…

Spa Getaways

Treat Yourself: Spas of the Laurel Highlands

Thursday, February 14, 2019 1:00 PM by Allyson Null

When was the last time you did something for yourself? If you're overdue, the Laurel Highlands has you covered! Let us introduce you to the region's spas with lush treatments and friendly staff. Block out a few hours of your day to escape the stress of everyday life and spoil yourself. Browse our spa packages page and find yourself a deal…

Masked Singer - Lion

When FX artist Eric Haskell found Tom Savini's Special Make-Up Effects Program at Douglas Education Center , he moved with his wife from across the country to the Laurel Highlands. Ten years later, Haskell's hard work is on display every week and seen by half a billion people on FOX's The Masked Singer. As soon as he graduated, it…

Ohiopyle Ice Flow

7 Things You Need to Know About Ice Fishing

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 11:00 AM by Jim Watson

Looking for something new to try outdoors this winter? How about ice fishing? It may sound cold, but ice fishing in the Laurel Highlands is actually a very energizing adventure. Below are some of the amazing things you need to know about ice fishing. Fishing Gear You will need to put together your fishing gear before sitting out on the cold ice.…

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