Travel Services

The Alleghenies has partnered with eight Convention & Visitors Bureaus throughout the region to provide group tour planning assistance. If you have any questions or need additional guidance in creating your unique group itinerary, please don’t hesitate to contact our county CVB representatives for the answers you need to plan the perfect getaway.

The Alleghenies’ partnering Convention & Visitor Bureau contacts are ready to assist you with any additional questions you may have about planning your group tour. Just contact the CVB representative in the county where most of your tour takes place.

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Our Staff

Altoona Region

Mark Ickes  |  814-943-4183

“We invite you to come and Explore all Altoona, Blair County has to offer to group tours. ”


Bedford Region

Johnstown Region -- Karen Soliday

Johnstown Region

Karen Soliday, Special Event & Volunteer Coordinator  |  800-237-8590

"I enjoy working with groups to make their experience visiting Johnstown memorable. I believe that an important part of that process is making sure that the itinerary flows smoothly and works within the time allotted by the tour operator. I have designed tours for groups with special interests, as well as working with operators who have an existing tour."


Juniata River Region

Raystown Lake Region -- Vickie Smith

Raystown Lake Region

Katrina Ormsby, Visitors Center Manager  |  814-658-0060 or toll-free 888-729-7869

"Katrina coordinates all field trips and bus tours for the Huntingdon County Visitors Bureau, including working with HCVB members outside the Raystown Lake Region Visitors Center on tours with multiple stops."

State College Region -- Shirley Smith

State College Region

Brenda Hall, Sales Manager  |  814-231-1401, ext. 305

"Brenda offers vast knowledge of the area and is eager to help plan your next tour to the region."