It’s Farm Show Time!

The rolling farmland of Lancaster County serves as a daily reminder of our longstanding connection to agriculture. This month the

A Taste of Lancaster County … In a Basket

If you’ve ever struggled to find the perfect Christmas gift, you are not alone. Many of us labor over this

My Vote for Best of …

During my annual trip to the Outer Banks of North Carolina, I discovered my new favorite eatery: Duck Donuts. Who

Fun on the Farm

The colors are changing, and temperatures are dipping. Autumn is officially here. I’ve got a great destination to find some

Sharing a Ride …

Looking through the Backyard Tourist archive, it occurred to me that I have always started with the assumption that readers

A Celebration of Flight

One Saturday when I was a teenager, my parents gathered me and my siblings for a surprise day trip. We

A Geocaching Convert

What would you say if someone asked you to go on a treasure hunt? For those of us whose hobby

Discover the Barrens

Hidden along the southern border of Pennsylvania are four preserves with a feature that might be unfamiliar to you. These