Last minute decisions when the forecasts are more certain can come with some unexpected benefits, like lower prices on unbooked rooms. Here’s a sampling of my winter rambling.
Ice jammed rivers and bays have impacted freighters and tankers, but getaway seekers have also been feeling the effects.
Only one Philadelphia-area spot made the cut.
A mountain of fresh powder, brisk temperatures to put some red in your cheeks and a blast on the slopes can really crank up an appetite.
When days become frigid, my mind turns to the flavors of Spain and the Caribbean. So let’s revive a memory or create new ones near and far.
It doesn’t get much better than this — a double dip for lovers who also happen to be skiers. Here’s where to combine romance with a downhill rush.
A local female captures the beauty of the City of Brotherly Love through photography and blogging.
Where do we find “ski-in, ski-out” lodging at some of our favorite Pennsylvania mountains? Follow me!
On a winter day in 1979, the Shah of Iran had already been deposed. What’s this have to do with skiing? I’ll tell you. I was sitting in a Pocono Mountain Lodge interviewing Jean Claude […]
A pair of recent Pennsylvania chairlift accidents has focused attention on skiing and snowboarding safety. And while there are risks, following the rules and staying alert can minimize those risks.
Camelback Mountain near Tannersville can have you cruising in languid, lazy turns for over a mile or taking a nosedive plunge on a bounty of bumps.
For a nearby, last-minute weekend getaway with winter activities, there’s space still available at many destinations in the Pocono Mountains.
There aren’t too many people who can boast of having a neighborhood ski area, but we can. Suburban Philadelphians count the travel time to Spring Mountain in central Montgomery County in minutes. For me, it’s […]
Is it possible? Snow and a total destination resort, on a single tank of gas in the Pennsylvania banana belt? As a much-quoted snow bunny might say, “You betcha.”
One advantage of Jack Frost is that you don’t stand in line for a lift to get that first run of the day — just boot up and go. Let’s head out for the tour.