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Memorial Day Weekend Activities in Ohiopyle

10 May

Summer has arrived in Ohiopyle! Temperatures soared well over 80 degrees this weekend. Ohiopyle looked and felt more like July than May. The beautiful weather really got us thinking about Memorial Day weekend, the big summer kick-off holiday. Ohiopyle Guest Houses and Yough Lake Campground are close to full occupancy. Good news, though! There is […]

Big News: We are opening a campground near Ohiopyle!

17 Feb

We are SUPER excited to announce that we are opening a campground this April on the Youghiogheny River Lake approximately 12 miles from Ohiopyle, PA. We recently entered into a partnership with the United States Army Corps of Engineers – Pittsburgh District in leasing 55 acres currently known as the Tub Run Recreational Area. The […]

Tis the Season… Fall Festivals hit the Laurel Highlands

22 Sep

One of my favorite things about the Fall is the Fall festivals happening in the Laurel Highlands. And, in my opinion, the best are yet to come! Up first is the Springs Folk Festival in Springs, Pennsylvania at the Springs Historical Society. This festival showcases “an exceptional array of quality handcrafted items – truly one-of-a-kind […]

Labor Day Weekend Festivities in Ohiopyle, PA

20 Aug

It’s hard to believe that Labor Day weekend is right around the corner! It has been another great season here at Laurel Highlands River Tours and Outdoor Center. But, it’s not over yet… And there’s lots of fun stuff to do in Ohiopyle to celebrate the holiday! This Labor Day weekend will see the return […]

Fourth of July in Ohiopyle!

25 Jun

In preparation to celebrate our country’s independence,  we thought we would share with you some the local Fourth of July events and activities. Fayette County will be celebrating Independence Day on Sunday, July 6, on the grounds of the Uniontown Mall. Fireworks will take place at dusk! In addition, there will be lots of fun children’s […]

Rock Climbing in Ohiopyle State Park — A Family on Top of the World

19 Jun

Whether you live nearby and want to explore your own backyard, or if you’re coming from far away to see new places and meet new faces…you’re guaranteed to find a fresh way to reconnect with your family at Laurel Highlands River Tours. If you’re a mother or father, aunt or uncle, consider rock climbing or […]

How to Zip-line at Ohiopyle Zip-line Adventure Park

28 May

What is the Ohiopyle Zip-line Adventure Park? We are often asked, “How does your zip-line adventure park work?” Or we get the question, “What exactly is a zip-line adventure park?” Well, rest easy because here are all the answers! By adding the term “Adventure Park” to zip-line it should notify you that it’s NOT just […]