Man wading in the Yellow Breeches Creek fishing

Travel Blog


Earth Day in Cumberland Valley

Earth Day is April 22, 2016. Celebrate and honer the day on April 23, 2016 by attending an educational and fun event and learning how you can do you part to protect our environment. Mechanicsburg 8th Annual Earth Day Festival April 23, 2016, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Downtown Mechanicsburg…

Continue Reading

Five Reasons to Shop at Whistlestop Bookshop

I never thought I'd say that one of my favorite shops is a bookstore, but Whistlestop Bookshop is definitely a favorite! I fancy it so much that I've decided to not purchase books anywhere else. Here's why: Up until a year ago, I shamefully thought that shopping at an independent…

Continue Reading

Shopping Local at Miss Ruth’s Time Bomb

Shopping at Miss Ruth’s Time Bomb is an experience and it always brings a smile to my face. It’s quirky, eclectic and unpredictable fun! Guys and gals, teens and up, you’ll find something to connect with in Miss Ruth’s Time Bomb. You'll find affordable one-of-a-kind vintage, retro and…

Continue Reading

Paulus Orchards - Bring on Fall

Fall at the Copenhaver home officially begins when we've made our annual visit to Paulus Orchards. This year the weather was on our side. It was a beautiful day! There were a ton of people, but because everything is so spread out it never felt overwhelming. They have the perfect mix of…

Continue Reading

Holmes Cycling & Fitness

Holmes Cycling& Fitness in Camp Hill has the area’s largest selection of bicycles and accessories, and fitness equipment. If you are in the market for any of these products it just makes sense to make them your first stop…it will probably be your only stop. When you shop at Holmes, you…

Continue Reading

SkyZone for Toddlers

For any parents wondering if SkyZone Indoor Trampoline Park is appropriate for 3 and 4 year olds, I'm happy to say it is. My 3-1/2 year old girls were invited to a birthday party at SkyZone and I must admit I was a little hesitant to take them, but I'm glad I did. The entire operation…

Continue Reading

A Downtown Staple - Carlisle House B&B

When you stay at the Carlisle House, a Select Registry Inn, you learn the true meaning of hospitality and quality service. From the moment you enter the charming 1826 building, located in historic downtown Carlisle, you will be welcomed with warmth and friendliness. For nearly 11 years…

Continue Reading

Free E-Newsletter

Stay in the know about Cumberland Valley PA happenings, including upcoming events, special promotions and insider travel tips by signing up for the monthly newsletter.

Sign Up