The Blooming Grove station in northeastern Pennsylvania is reopening to the public exactly two months after a sniper opened fire, killing a trooper and seriously wounding another.
Now that it’s getting colder and the leaves are starting to fall, experts say the advantage could soon shift to law enforcement.
“The Pocono Mountains is 2,400 square miles,” a spokeswoman points out, “so this region of northeast Pennsylvania is roughly the size of Delaware.” The search area is about ten square miles.
Police say the search area in the Pocono Mountains largely remains the same as the past two days but has moved slightly to the southeast.
It’s not easy to find a summer getaway spot in the Pocono Mountains that doesn’t ring with the enthusiastic sound of children. But recently, we discovered one.
With Olympic fever heating up, a weekend getaway to the local ski slopes can fuel your own alpine fantasies.
If you like the idea of snow-filled getaways in scenic mountain settings but aren’t in the mood for skiing, how about some unique alternatives?
It’s the age of the Mountain Cam!
It was a start to one of the earliest seasons in recent memory. As a cold snap set in, Big Boulder opened its terrain parks before Thanksgiving and other Pocono resorts weren’t far behind.
There’s a reason that Pennsylvania has been tagged as “banana belt skiing” country.
With cooler weather on the horizon, maybe it’s time for another Poconos golf getaway!
We’ve arrived at the week when area tourists who are seeking thinly populated getaway destinations get their wish.
It’s an aerial obstacle course in a pristine section of the Fernwood Resort. Pocono Tree Ventures lets anyone in reasonably good shape see the world from treetop level.
“All our instructors love kids. They love teaching,” says Rick Buckman, who owns and operates Spring Mountain.
Mother Nature can be fickle this time of year, but Pocono mountain ski areas have lots of alternatives if there is no blast of winter before the big holiday week.