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Pennsylvania’s Steamtown Offers Glimpse of Railroad Heyday

Steam rises around you. A giant turntable revolves. Excitement sim­mers in your chest.

It might sound like you’re danc­ing the night away at a trendy club, but the turntable before you (used for posi­tion­ing loco­mo­tives) isn’t manned by a DJ, and here, steam cre­ates power not ambiance.

Win The Ultimate Family Road Trip With Virginia’s Blue Ridge Parkway Sweepstakes

The Virginia “Go Green on the Blue Ridge Parkway Sweepstakes” is the chance to win the ulti­mate fam­ily road trip. Visitors to www.Virginia.org/BRP can enter to win a seven-day, six-night vaca­tion for four, com­plete with air­fare, a hybrid rental car from Enterprise Rent-A-Car and overnight stays at Virginia Green hotels, resorts and cab­ins. The sweep­stakes is open to U.S. res­i­dents 21 and older and runs through November 1, 2010.

Exploring Yellowstone National Park by Snowmobile

As one of the first and arguably most pop­u­lar national parks in the coun­try, Yellowstone National Park can be a bit over­whelm­ing for first-time vis­i­tors. Togwotee Mountain Lodge, located right out­side the park near Jackson, Wyoming, offers guided trips that show­case the best of Yellowstone. With var­i­ous tours to choose from, guests can rely on […]

U.S. Highway 25E Receives National Scenic Byway Designation

The stretch of U.S. 25E from Cumberland Gap to Newport, called “East Tennessee Crossing” by the local orga­ni­za­tions who pro­mote tourism, received des­ig­na­tion as a National Scenic Byway on October 19, 2009.

Top 10 Ways to View Ohio’s Fall Foliage

With Ohio’s peak fall foliage sea­son nearly upon us, now is the per­fect time to plan an Ohio get­away that offers a new per­spec­tive on how to view the blaz­ing reds, yel­lows and oranges through­out the state. Whether you are inter­ested in exhil­a­rat­ing out­door activ­i­ties or are look­ing for a bird’s-eye view of the land­scape, Ohio has a num­ber of ways to enjoy the fall foliage sea­son. For addi­tional ideas and get­aways cre­ated to max­i­mize Ohio’s fall foliage and to view the lat­est fall color report, we encour­age trav­el­ers to check www.DiscoverOhio.com and click on the Autumn Adventures icon. Ohio’s fall sea­son truly is too much fun for just one day!With Ohio’s peak fall foliage sea­son nearly upon us, now is the per­fect time to plan an Ohio get­away that offers a new per­spec­tive on how to view the blaz­ing reds, yel­lows and oranges through­out the state. Whether you are inter­ested in exhil­a­rat­ing out­door activ­i­ties or are look­ing for a bird’s-eye view of the land­scape, Ohio has a num­ber of ways to enjoy the fall foliage sea­son. For addi­tional ideas and get­aways cre­ated to max­i­mize Ohio’s fall foliage and to view the lat­est fall color report, we encour­age trav­el­ers to check www.DiscoverOhio.com and click on the Autumn Adventures icon. Ohio’s fall sea­son truly is too much fun for just one day!