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Jun 04, 2013, 08:00 ET

Enjoy The Second Half Of Summer With These Top Ten Things To Do In The Alleghenies

 Make this summer unforgettable. The Alleghenies offers visitors a little bit of everything throughout summer, from July 4th to Labor Day...

Apr 02, 2013, 09:00 ET

Top Ten Things To Do In The Alleghenies This Summer

 This summer, leading up to Memorial Day through July 4th, The Alleghenies offers visitors everything from a motorcycle rally to canopy tours...

Aug 24, 2012, 14:00 ET

Customizable Autumn Tours Abound In The Alleghenies

 It's never too early to begin planning a group outing.  The Alleghenies offer the opportunity to create customizable tours or simply...

Mar 06, 2012, 08:31 ET

Customizable Group Tour Packages Now Available in The Alleghenies

 It's never too early to begin planning a group tour outing.  With The Alleghenies new, fully customizable group tour website, operators...

Jan 11, 2012, 08:30 ET

The Alleghenies Offers Unique Winter Escapes

 This winter, The Alleghenies features winter lodging packages for the hardy outdoor enthusiast with family-friendly skiing (downhill and...

May 02, 2011, 08:30 ET

Top Ten Things To Do in The Alleghenies This Summer

The Alleghenies, a region located in Southcentral Pennsylvania, offers rich history, arts and culture and an abundance of outdoor activities....

Apr 19, 2011, 08:01 ET

Mountain Biking Opportunities Abound in The Alleghenies

The Alleghenies embraces the natural topography of the land to provide first-class mountain biking trails for cyclists, including Pennsylvania's...

Dec 10, 2010, 10:38 ET

Winter Vacation Getaway Packages Sparkle in The Alleghenies

ALTOONA, Pa., Dec. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- As temperatures drop and the snow starts falling, The Alleghenies (www.thealleghenies.com) is 'heating...

Jan 11, 2010, 10:00 ET

The Alleghenies Winter Wonderland, a Wealth of Outdoor Recreation Activities

Winter time in The Alleghenies is the perfect time of year to spend with family and friends enjoying outdoor activities. Located in...

Jun 23, 2009, 09:00 ET

Top Ten Summer Outdoor Recreation Activities

With the official start of summer here, look no further than The Alleghenies for an outdoor adventure. With close proximity to Pittsburgh,...

May 24, 2007, 01:00 ET

The Alleghenies Announces an Outdoor Digital Photo Contest

ALTOONA, Pa., May 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Inspiration comes in many shapes and forms; it could be the beauty of a spring runoff traveling through a...

May 24, 2007, 01:00 ET

The Alleghenies Offer Diverse Hiking Opportunities for All Skill Levels

ALTOONA, Pa., May 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alleghenies have long served as a destination for hikers, given the vast array of trails and terrain...