Blue Mountain Ski Area

(As the weather moderates, an outdoor lunch at the base of the slope is not out of the question.  Jack Frost file photo by Dave Figenshu)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Spring Skiing in the Poconos

So, what is this thing called “spring skiing”?

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/12/2015

(Blue Mountain's "mountain cams" were showing plenty of skiers and plenty of snow on the slopes this week.)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: One of the Longest Ski Seasons In Memory

This brutal winter has provided a bonanza for at least one group of getaway seekers: skiers and snowboarders will be snow-sliding right into spring.

03/20/2014

(Slalom skiing at Blue Mountain.  Image provided by Blue Mountain)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Downhill Racing in the Poconos

With Olympic fever heating up, a weekend getaway to the local ski slopes can fuel your own alpine fantasies.

01/23/2014

Photo Credit: Thinkstock

Best Races In Philadelphia That Go Beyond Running

For the serious amateur athlete, the challenge of triathlons, mudders and other running competitions that feature a something-extra challenge, there are a number of events scheduled in Philadelphia and surrounding areas this summer.

06/29/2013

Tough Mudder - Tri-State

Top Competitions To Get Dirty In Philadelphia

As a competitor in athletic events, sweat and some dirt and grime go with the territory. For a muddy good time, check out these events in Philadelphia.

04/13/2013

(Credit: www.skibluemt.com)

Top Winter Road Trip Destinations Near Philadelphia

The Poconos are well-known for their winter sports, but the mountains aren’t the only ones with winter fun this year. These are the best road trip destinations near Philadelphia.

11/30/2012