12 awesome things to do in Bellefonte PA

Match Factory Bellefonte

Bellefonte is the quintessential Pennsylvania small town.  From its grid city road plan with “the Diamond” at its center to the iconic county courthouse to picturesque Talleyrand Park and its Victorian architecture, Bellefonte is postcard-perfect. Nearly anyone can find something to love about this quaint Victorian town offering historical and…

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Biking the C and D Canal Trail

delaware and Maryland State Line

Biking the C and D Canal Trail from Chesapeake City, MD to Delaware City, DE is a wonderful way to enjoy the outdoors. At 28-miles round trip (14-miles each way), the scenic canal trail anchored by two historic cities is easily feasible for an afternoon ride or a full day…

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Best road trips from DC for adventurous travelers

Despite vaccines and a reduction of illness, it’s looking like travel for summer 2021 and beyond is likely to be kept closer to home. But no worries, if you live in the Washington DC area or anywhere in the mid-Atlantic region for that matter, you will have loads of options…

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Shred 7 of the best mountain bike trails (MTB) in Pennsylvania

While Pennsylvania may not rank as one of the top states for mountain biking trails in the US, it is a natural destination for a mountain biking getaway. Pennsylvania which translates into “Penn’s Woods” after William Penn, is graced with sylvan landscapes, rolling hills and evens some thrilling descents making…

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Kayaking among the Ghost Fleet of Mallows Bay

Kayaking Mallows Bay

After a week of perfect autumn weather, the mercury plummeted to a bitter 22 degrees. But my goal for the day was to kayak among the Ghost Fleet of Mallows Bay. And secondary to that was attendance at the dedication of a section of the Potomac River as a National…

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