Blue Mountain Resort, located in the foothills of Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains, announced its exciting outdoor season opening dates. Adventure lovers of all ages can find the right outdoor challenges and thrills at the resort. The Mountain Bike Park invites all levels of bikers to enjoy scenic trails in Pennsylvania’s highest vertical and largest bike park.
All outdoor sports lovers and mountain adventurers will enjoy thrills, relaxation and memory-making action. The following attractions are currently open or plan to open by the end of May.
The resort’s scenically situated camping and glamping offerings are available through October and offer everything camping enthusiasts look for. Guests can also explore the 4.5-mile Blue Burn Hiking Trail.
The resort’s 29 trails of mountain biking serviced by the high-speed Comet Quad Lift opens for season pass holders the weekend of May 13. The resort’s scenic lift up and down the mountain also opens this weekend. You won’t want to miss these rides as they offer some of the best views of the Poconos. Another attraction opening this weekend is the new disc golf course, where players throw a disc at different targets among the mountains.
Starting May 20, a favorite seasonal attraction, Summit Adventure Park, opens, featuring a ropes course, zip line, rock climbing, archery and more. The park also debuts a new attraction, Adventure Cube, a four-sided, open “cage-like” experience with various climbing obstacles.
Can joining Disney Vacation Club help you save on family travel? Well, David’s Vacation Club Rentals, a source for Disney Vacation Club rentals, can provide some insight. Disney travel experts like Melissa Mullett, director of operations, David’s Vacation Club Rentals, provided some tips and insider knowledge on how Disney Vacation Club works.
United Airlines is in the midst of a major initiative to modernize its fleet over the next several years. After first announcing the plan in 2021, planes fitted with United’s signature interior are finally beginning to appear across the airline’s narrowbody fleet of Boeing and Airbus planes. United flyers are sure to notice these enhancements from the moment they step on board: Each new or updated plane sports remodeled seats, seatback entertainment screens for everyone, Bluetooth connectivity and more, all adding up to a better experience on every journey.
Does your road trip crew include young kids? We’ve been there, too, and know keeping everyone busy and entertained makes those long stretches of interstate much more peaceful.
In the market for new luggage? If you’re outfitting your entire family of travelers, you may want to check out some new offerings available at Target from travel brand Atlantic. Atlantic’s new line focuses on making travel more convenient with kiddos, and includes seven pieces to choose from, all made with durable, lightweight, sustainable materials (each item is made from up to 27 recycled plastic bottles).
As the only major U.S. airline to own a flight school, United Airlines already hit a major milestone, and now the carrier celebrates another important — and historic — step as the inaugural class of United Aviate Academy pilots graduates, leading the next generation of aviators. The 51 students in the graduating class were majority, at 80 percent, women and people of color — another stride toward United’s goal of training 5,000 new pilots by 2030 with half women or POC.
Norwegian recently launched the newest addition to its fleet, Viva, with a spectacular debut earlier this month. The ship, launched from Trieste, Italy, and finishing its inaugural run in Lisbon, Portugal, is the second in its Prima Class of ships, set to give family travelers the ultimate vacation experience.