Philly Social Sports is a blend of sports and old-school socializing that relies on social media to enhance the face-to-face experience.
There is a thrill-a-second alternative to skiing or snowboarding on a winter mountain getaway.
Rick Buckman — owner of Spring Mountain ski area in Montgomery County, Pa. — says he has about half the trails open, thanks to yeoman efforts by his staff at all hours.
By John McDevitt PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Starting the new year off on the right foot, more than 400 state parks throughout the United States are hosting free guided hikes on New Year’s Day, showcasing what […]
Big Boulder Park can have eyeballs bulging with its stunning summit view overlooking Big Boulder Lake and a pristine countryside of lakeside cottages and evergreen forest.
It’s embarrassing to be flopping around in the snow like a beached whale, trying to get up after taking a spill on skis. Here’s a word of advice for the novice.
This time of year, some days feel like winter, and then right back into fall.
Not all CrossFit programs are created equal. For an experienced athlete, choosing the best option may be easy, but for the newcomer or novice, these are the best CrossFit gyms in Philadelphia.
This L-shaped extension will start at Monkevitch Playground, in the shadow of I-95, and go down past Pulaski Park to Lewis Street, wrapping around the fruit distribution center and city dump.
“Skateboarding is an art form, a way of life, and a very important part of Philadelphia’s culture and creative economy,” says Claire Laver, executive director of Franklin’s Paine Skatepark Fund.
“We take a group of individuals and we put them through a challenging, adventure-based experience,” says Katie Newsom Pastuszek, executive director of Outward Bound Philadelphia.
If you have an oak tree on your property, you’ve noticed that the acorns started dropping early this year, and all too often.
Dr. Harry Augensen, professor of physics and astronomy at Widener University, says scientists have been interested in transits of Venus for centuries.
“This charity ride is for Neighborhood Bike Works,” says Jim Wiley, a local businessman and avid cyclist. The program, he explains, shows kids how to build their own bicycle from scrap parts.
With Memorial Day on the horizon, Jay Lloyd tries to beat the getaway crowds.