Pittsburgh’s Outdoor Escape is Closer Than You Think – And It’s More Than Just Skiing

Head to the Laurel Highlands and enjoy a premier vacation at Alpine Escape at Hidden Valley Resort.

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This brand-new, luxurious, ground-level condo is located at the top of the mountain next to The Highlands Golf Course. Centrally located it offers the perfect blend of elegance, relaxation, and adventure for all ages. Comfortably sleeps 8, with five beds, 3 bedrooms, and 2 baths. Oversized rooms with everything you will need to get away!

While Hidden Valley Resort boasts a variety of four-season amenities, including a fitness center, swimming pools, tennis courts, hiking trails, and playgrounds. The Alpine Escape is just walking distance to the Highlands Golf Course with Pro shop and Mulligan’s Grill onsite. For those seeking a more relaxed pace, Hidden Valley also offers spa services and yoga classes.


Beyond the resort other regional summertime activities include hiking, mountain biking and kayaking in the numerous local State Parks, with Laurel Hill and Kooser just minutes away. Excellent fishing opportunities in local streams and lakes are around every turn. Notably, Indian Creek is a popular stocked trout stream. It’s a short drive to the most visited state park in PA, Ohiopyle with its waterfalls and natural water slide.  There you will also find the popular Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail ( LHHT).  Other short trips include Frank Lloyd Wright’s UN cultural site “Falling Water”, Laurel Caverns, the historical Braddock’s Grave, Fort Ligonier and boating on the “Yough”.  More adventures await at Living Treasures, Idlewild, and Caddy Shack! Anyone with the opportunity should visit The Flight 93 Memorial. The Laurel Highlands region has a variety of attractions with all the comforts of home.

There is no shortage of outdoor fun to be had!

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When it comes to dining options, take your pick, The Out of The Fire Café, Tree Tops Lounge, and Foggy Mountain Lodge. Visit one of the numerous breweries & wineries. Glades Pike, close by and popular, regularly has live entertainment and lite fare as well!

A terrific location to visit, Seven Springs Resort, July 2nd the Famous Zambelli fireworks, The Ribs and Wings Concert Festival July 14-16, the Wine Festival Aug. 25 – 27 and of course Autumn Fest Oct. 7 – 8, 14 – 15 & 21 – 22. For those looking to try their luck, the Pittsburgh Live Casino is just a short drive away.


This state-of-the-art casino offers a variety of table games, slot machines, and entertainment options. Pittsburgh Steelers Training camp at Saint Vincent College starts July 27 through August 17.  When it comes to entertainment & activities, the Laurel Highlands has no shortage of options.

So, what are you waiting for? Book your stay at Alpine Escape and explore all that the Laurel Highlands has to offer. From outdoor adventures to regional attractions, there is something for everyone in this beautiful corner of Pennsylvania. Learn more.

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