Man wading in the Yellow Breeches Creek fishing

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Best Place to Swim in the Valley: Boiling Springs Pool

Summers in the Cumberland Valley can get hot and humid. Some days, temperatures reach the high 90s with 90%+ humidity. Luckily, the Valley has a number of water spots to cool down in. Whether it’s the lakeside beaches at state parks, or vast local pools, residents and visitors can beat the heat in the water of the Valley. While there may be many options, only one could be voted “Best Place to Swim in the Valley.” And the winner is……

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9 Best Biking Trails in Cumberland Valley

A distinctive assortment of biking trails can be found in Pennsylvania’s Cumberland Valley, just a quick drive from Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. The bike routes of Cumberland Valley offer the perfect combination of scenic downtowns, pristine natural habitats and landmarks rich in…

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TCO Fly Shop in Boiling Springs

Although I don’t fish or hike regularly enough to warrant having the great outfit that has purpose, style, UV coatings and a bunch of zipper pockets to stuff important things in; I absolutely love stopping by the TCO Fly Shop in Boiling Springs to browse and buy.I haven’t yet walked in and not walked out with something for myself, my husband or friends and family and yes, even the doggy-friend…

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