| Jan 17, 2011
| 10:57 AM
I'm back from a well-deserved vacation. Before I get to my link for today, I'll just thank everyone for their contributions regarding my blog entry about gifts women really want for Christmas. There were some great ideas there, and I......
| Jan 17, 2011
| 10:57 AM
I don't ordinarily do restaurant reviews, particularly since my wife and I don't go out all that often. But we had such a great time Wednesday night at the Bear Creek Mountain Resort, and the scene was so perfect for......
| Feb 2, 2011
| 2:35 PM
The hottest thing in running is not a new shoe or energy drink. It's mud. And fire. And other things that get in the way of running but manage, for some, to make racing more fun.
Obstacle-course events that send participants into mud pits and under...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 9:49 AM
Bear Creek Mountain Resort in Mac Cungie, PA is snowsports fun in the heart of the Philadelphia suburban counties area at its best.
A resort with a ski mountain that has a resort with a hotel that possess a distinctive union of rustic and modern...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 6:30 AM
Although you've barely put away your bathing suits, the folks at nearby ski and winter resorts have been preparing, almost since the last snow season ended, toward this winter.
No, we don't have 15,000-foot mountains that climb above the tree line, but...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 5:53 PM
Weather tempertures that were cold enough to make snow finally roll through the the suburbs of Philadelphia. The website of Bear Creek Mountain Resort, home to Philadelphia closes major snowsports resort states, brings your goggles. This resort is joining...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 5:52 PM
Wednesday's winter weather proved to be a godsend for area ski resorts. Snowmaking reached full bore at Bear Creek and Blue Mountain as both resorts scurried to make up for snowmaking time lost to warm weather.
Snowguns were blasting fresh powder along...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 1:17 PM
As Martin Luther King, Jr weekend approaches across the snowsports resorts of the East. They are ready for the skiers, riders, and tubers of the long holiday weekend.
Pennsylvania Seven Springs Mountain Resort, Hidden Valley Resort, Bear Creek Resort,...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 5:04 PM
The kids are off from school on Monday. Teachers are off. Federal and state employees are off.
And area ski resorts are open and will be hoping for a rebound.
The Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend is one of the big ones for ski mountains...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 6:30 PM
By mid-January, most cold-weather lovers are basking in the delights of frosty breath, frozen cheeks and runny noses and are all bundled up to take part in their favorite winter activities.
Area ski resorts have witnessed an increase in patronage since...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 4:30 AM
Depending upon where in the East you are is whether you have more opportunities of windows to make snow. It's when the temperatures drop long enough for the snow sports resorts to make snow. New England resorts have had those opportunities plus some...