Not feeling ready for 2017 yet? Just remember, it can’t be as bad as trying to survive that winter at Valley Forge in one of these.
And when times get tough, remember — you’ve always got a friend you can rely on.
And the Pennsylvania outdoors will always be there to recharge your spirits.
Near Suscon, Pennsylvania
At Panther Creek Nature Preserve in northeastern PA
At Elk Mountain Ski Area
At Eddie’s Vista in Bald Eagle State Forest
And actually, the New Year was off to a pretty good start, considering Eastern PA finally got some decent snow.
Near York, PA
And these guys caught this.
And even if your Christmas tree’s still lingering in the corner of your living room, these guys at Pittsburgh’s Churchview Farm can take care of that for you.
Cuz honestly, you’re really, really close to getting all your ducks in a row this year.
At Bellefonte Historic District in Centre County, PA
And when all else fails, just follow this Bucks County merlin’s lead and put one foot in front of the other.
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