As you visit friends and family during the holiday season, please take a few minutes to appreciate what makes life in the PA Great Outdoors region so special. Take a minute to notice the spectacular scenery with stunning mountains, rivers, and forests. Enjoy the small towns and the many homes adorned with sparkling lights and decorations. Carry on family holiday traditions with loved ones. Appreciate the wide-eyed excitement and innocence of children. Share stories, love, and laughter. Remember those who protect our nation. Offer to help those who are in need. Relax and soak in the season. From everyone at the PA Great Outdoors Visitors Bureau, have a very Merry Christmas.