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Posted on: June 4, 2021

Keep Cool this Summer in NEPA

Keep Cool in NEPA

By: Megan Schlosser Filak

There’s nothing like that warm summer sunshine! But when it’s time to cool off, Northeast Pennsylvania has you covered. Here are five ways to cool off this summer in Northeast PA:

  1. Ride the rapids- Get out on the...
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Posted on: May 21, 2021

Summer Festivals

Summer Festivals

Northeast Pennsylvania is the place for summer festivals! From foodie festivals to music festivals... you can find them all throughout the summer here in and near Luzerne County. Come hungry and be ready to have a good time at these fun events:

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Posted on: April 27, 2021

Top Ice Cream Shops in Luzerne County

Locals' Top Ice Cream Shops

Northeast Pennsylvania is home to nearly as many ice cream shops as there are ways to eat the favorite summer treat. From a ‘smores sundae to a cone of butter pecan, milkshakes and root beer floats, there is a little something to bring out the kid in ever...

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Posted on: April 7, 2021

Small-Town Getaway, Big on Relaxation

Susquehanna River in Shickshinny

By: Megan Filak

It’s called the “Gateway to the Five Mountains” and just driving down Route 11 in Shickshinny it’s easy to see how it earned its nickname. The small town’s center is surrounded by rolling mo...

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Posted on: March 29, 2021

Top Trout Fishing Spots in Luzerne County

Trout Fishing

Pennsylvania is home to some of the best trout fishing in the world, with a variety of trout found in state waters. Here in Luzerne County alone, there are more than 90 lakes and 130 streams which is why so fishermen are hooked on this part of Northeast P...

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Posted on: March 1, 2020

Easy-To-Reach Trail Leads to Beautiful View

Bear Creek Preserve Green Trail

By Pat Kobela, Guest Blogger

Bear Creek Preserve, located on Route 115 approximately seven miles past the Wilkes-Barre Exchange of the Pennsylvania Turnpike, is a quick reach for day hikers. With easy access the green and yellow trails, are accessible off ...

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Posted on: March 29, 2019

Grab Your Sneakers & Get Ready to Run

Trails to Run

By: Pat Kobela, Guest Blogger

Getting outdoors to stretch your legs can be an important part of any trip, whether you’re traveling for work or for fun. In fact, it’s practically a must with all the beautiful scenery across Northeast Pennsylvania. Running i...

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Posted on: February 14, 2020

7 Reasons to Fall in Love with Luzerne County

Love Luzerne County

By: Megan Filak

Sure we might be a little biased (obviously we really love Luzerne County!), but when it came time to write this blog narrowing down our reasons to just seven was pretty tough. So after some debate, discussion and passionate speeches here a...

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Posted on: April 15, 2020

Get on the Pizza Trail

Pizza

Pizza is a staple in Northeast PA!  Just about every Luzerne County local has a favorite pizza place and will tell you no two are the same. Whether it’s with sweet sauce, fried dough or piled with peppers, served cold, round or square, family rec...

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Posted on: March 22, 2021

Warm Weather Fun!

nescopeck state park

Luzerne County is home to four state parks, along with a variety of other outdoor spaces and nature preserves. Plus with plenty of opportunities for golfing, kayaking, whitewater rafting and other fun stops in Northeast PA, you'll find plenty of ...

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