Kooser State Park in western Somerset County, Pennsylvania, gets overlooked thanks to the many other impressive state parks nearby like Ohiopyle State Park and Laurel Hill State Park. However, for those looking for a beautiful and peaceful state park to visit, it’s a nice destination….
When you think of the Harrisburg area, it’s likely that destinations like the State Capitol and Hersheypark come to mind. However, there are also many great opportunities for outdoor recreation and hiking near Harrisburg, PA. Recently, I had a chance to go out and visit…READ MORE
I’ve traveled all throughout Pennsylvania, and I’m not sure that I’ve visited many places that are seemingly more out of place than Columcille Megalith Park near Bangor, PA, in the very northern reaches of the Lehigh Valley. This privately-owned park features a series of large…READ MORE
There are many great local parks in Pennsylvania, but few are as beautiful as Sweet Arrow Lake County Park in Pine Grove. Located in Schuylkill County about 45 minutes north of Harrisburg, Sweet Arrow Lake County Park is home to a scenic lake, miles of…READ MORE
When I first visited State College, I was told that if I hadn’t been on Mount Nittany’s hiking trails, I hadn’t truly visited State College. So, on a later trip to the area, I decided to do just that. Located just outside of downtown State…READ MORE
There are many great spots in western Pennsylvania’s McConnells Mill State Park. Some are well known, like McConnell’s Mill Covered Bridge and Hell’s Hollow Falls. However, there are other spots that aren’t even featured on the park map. Breakneck Falls is one of the latter….READ MORE