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Posted on: January 14, 2022

Igloo Dining in Luzerne County

Beaumont Inn Igloo

Dine under the stars this winter in cozy, heated igloos! Many restaurants here in Luzerne County offer guests the option to skip the dining room and eat in private igloos for an unforgettable experience.

Plan your next night out in an igloo at one of these...

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Posted on: January 17, 2022

All aboard! Celebrating Our 25th Anniversary with Move to Historic Train Station

Train Station

January 17, 2022

Today, the Luzerne County Convention & Visitors’ Bureau notes its 25th anniversary. It officially opened on January 17, 1997.

 

These days, the bureau goes by a simpler name: Visit Luzerne County. And for those of us t...

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Posted on: November 3, 2021

Finding Friluftsliv in Luzerne County

Winter

By: Megan Filak

A long-standing tradition in other parts of the world, more people across the United States are now discovering the benefits of friluftsliv.

Say what?

Pronounced “free-loofts-leev,” friluftsliv roughly translates to “open/ free-air living.” I...

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Posted on: November 2, 2021

How to Dress for the Cold

Dressing for the Cold

By: Megan Filak

Finding “friluftsliv” is key to enjoying winter. Friluftsliv, which roughly translates to “open-air living,” is the Nordic concept of spending time outdoors in all seasons to experience what fresh air...

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Posted on: March 29, 2021

Top Trout Fishing Spots in Luzerne County

Trout Fishing

Pennsylvania is home to some of the best trout fishing in the world, with a variety of trout found in state waters. Here in Luzerne County alone, there are more than 90 lakes and 130 streams which is why so fishermen are hooked on this part of Northeast P...

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Posted on: March 1, 2020

Easy-To-Reach Trail Leads to Beautiful View

Bear Creek Preserve Green Trail

By Pat Kobela, Guest Blogger

Bear Creek Preserve, located on Route 115 approximately seven miles past the Wilkes-Barre Exchange of the Pennsylvania Turnpike, is a quick reach for day hikers. With easy access the green and yellow trails, are accessible off ...

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Posted on: March 29, 2019

Grab Your Sneakers & Get Ready to Run

Trails to Run

By: Pat Kobela, Guest Blogger

Getting outdoors to stretch your legs can be an important part of any trip, whether you’re traveling for work or for fun. In fact, it’s practically a must with all the beautiful scenery across Northeast Pennsylvania. Running i...

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