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Best Helicopter Tours In Pittsburgh

Climb inside, strap on a set of headphones and spend an hour or two just whirling around town. For a brand new perspective on lift vs. thrust, here are the best helicopter tours in Pittsburgh.

09/21/2013

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The Perfect Long Weekend Near Pittsburgh

This list offers Pittsburghers some great destinations that may be too far to experience under normal, two-day weekend conditions. Here is the perfect long weekend near Pittsburgh.

09/14/2013

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Best Places In Pittsburgh To Propose

For anyone ready to take that first step toward wedding bells, here are the best places in Pittsburgh to propose.

08/31/2013

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Best Outdoor Fall Dates In Pittsburgh

Looking for the best way to spend some time with your better half? Here are the best spots for fall dates in Pittsburgh.

08/24/2013

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Best Off-Leash Dog Areas In Pittsburgh

The places on this list are some of the best places to cut loose with your favorite pooch.

08/10/2013

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Best Places For Stargazing In Pittsburgh

For anyone that’s looking for great star-studded spots near the city, you need look no further. Here are the best places for stargazing in Pittsburgh.

08/03/2013

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Best Rafting And Tubing Near Pittsburgh

Grab your paddle and strap on your life preserver; here are the best rafting and tubing adventures near Pittsburgh.

07/20/2013

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Best Weekend Getaways In The Pittsburgh Area

There’s no time like the present to get out and enjoy all the things that make summer special. Here are some of the best weekend getaways in the Pittsburgh area.

07/13/2013

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Best Day Trips For Under $100 In The Pittsburgh Area

Here are the best day trips for under $100 in the Pittsburgh area.

06/29/2013

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Best Paintball Arenas Near Pittsburgh

Whether you’re a seasoned paintball veteran or looking to get your first taste of paintball bruises, the venues on this list are among the best in the tri-state area. Here are the best paintball arenas near Pittsburgh.

06/22/2013

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Best Places For Horseback Riding In Pittsburgh

Saddle up — here are the best the places in Pittsburgh to go horseback riding.

06/01/2013

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Best Budget Fitness Classes In Pittsburgh

If the prospect of joining a gym sends chills up your spine or the idea of committing to a long term membership contract is not your style, then check out some of the places on this list. Here are the best budget fitness classes in Pittsburgh.

05/18/2013

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Out In Style: Most Comfortable Wilderness Retreats In Pittsburgh

If the wilderness fascinates you but you aren’t too keen on properly roughing it, check out these five places to experience nature without, ahem, substituting leaves for TP. Read on to learn about the best nature reserves, state parks and retreats with lovely accommodations for both the ruffian and pampered soul within us all.

04/20/2013

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Ask An Expert: Best Bike Rides In Pittsburgh

Bob McKinney is a lucky man, you can tell just by speaking to him. His passions include bicycles, the city of Pittsburgh, and the Iron City Bikes shop that he owns and operates in the Oakland area of town. He was gracious enough to share some of his favorite spots around the city to ride.

04/06/2013

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Best Flying Adventures In Pittsburgh

There are a number of ways to experience soaring through air well within the city limits. For those with an adventurous spirit and without a fear of heights, here are the best flying adventures in Pittsburgh.

03/30/2013

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