Positively Philadelphia: Valley Forge National Historical Park Remains A Hot Summer Destination For ManyIn December of 1777, George Washington led a weary Continental army into Valley Forge, and for the next six months during a very difficult winter, the hills along the banks of the Schuylkill River would serve as the army's home.
Top Spots Near Philadelphia To Watch The Geminid Meteor ShowerHere are five spots to view the Geminid meteor shower in the Philly area, all of them less than two hours from the city limits.
5 Most Scenic Walking Trails In PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia offers excellent scenic walking trails that are not only challenging at times, they will also add a little beauty into your day.
Top Spots For Bird Watching Near PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia-area bird watchers have plenty of options when it comes to seeing birds in their natural habitat. Read on for five of the top spots for bird watching near Philadelphia
Covered Bridge In Valley Forge National Historical Park Closed Due To DamageThe “Knox Covered Bridge” carries Yellow Springs Road over the Valley Creek. Originally built in the mid-1800s, it carries about 2,000 cars per day.
Top Spots To View Wildlife Near PhiladelphiaYou'll see plenty of historic buildings, monuments and museums in Philadelphia, but the City of Brotherly Love and its surrounding areas are also home to a good many parks, open spaces and other top spots for viewing wildlife.
Top Family-Friendly Bike Trails In PhiladelphiaMore than 200 miles of trails wind through Fairmount Park, and Valley Forge and Ridley Creek offer additional trail networks just outside Philadelphia. So dig out those helmets and riding gloves from the closet, pack up the kids and get ready for some bike-riding fun at these top family-friendly bicycle trails around the City of Brotherly Love.
Top Family Hikes In PhiladelphiaHere are the top family hikes in and around Philly that will take you out of the concrete jungle to a world of natural beauty.
Top National Parks Near PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia is rich in U.S. history and culture, qualities which are reflected in many of the nearby national parks. Here are a few that top the list for Philly residents and visitors alike.
Top Spots To Go With Your Family For the Weekend In PhiladelphiaFinding a fun spot to take the family on the weekend is a cinch in the City of Brotherly Love.
Top Spots For Fall Colors In PhiladelphiaThe changing leaves greet Philadelphia residents and visitors alike with a kaleidoscope of blazing color, enticing them to visit these popular spots for taking in the colors of fall.
Tredyffrin Township Faces Legal Action Over Sewage Spills In Valley Forge ParkTwo citizens groups say they're ready to take Tredyffrin Township to court over a series of raw sewage spills in Valley Forge National Historical Park.
Five Reasons To Visit Philadelphia In The FallFall is the perfect time to plan a visit to the City of Brotherly Love. From Center City to Valley Forge, visitors to Philadelphia will soak up history as they take in the colors and sights of the season.
Police: Norristown Man Electrocuted While Attempting To Steal Copper WiringAuthorities say Norristown a man was killed while attempting extract copper wiring from high-voltage electrical box in Valley Forge National Historical Park.
Jay Lloyd's Getaway: The Nearby Schuylkill River TrailWant to avoid traffic and crowds this holiday weekend, but still get into the great outdoors? Here's an ideal getaway just minutes from home.