West Virginia winters offer more than just downhill skiing

December 10, 2017

West Virginia is renowned for fantastic skiing at four mountain resorts: Canaan Valley, Timberline, Winterplace, and Snowshoe. These resorts boast an annual snowfall of up to 180 inches a year, and consistent cold temperatures allow […]

Adventures in Taste

Garrett County, Maryland, promotes craft-made cuisine

December 8, 2017

Maryland’s Garrett County has embraced the motto “Buy fresh; live well; buy local.” On a culinary tour through Maryland’s westernmost county, gastronomes can visit and enjoy nearly 100 specialty producers, farms, growers, and restaurants featuring […]

Family Travel

On the Radio: Head toward the lights

December 4, 2017

Federal News Radio speaks with Recreation News Editor Marvin Bond about interesting things to do in and near the nation’s capital. Week of December 3: Check out the Symphony of Lights and other regional holiday light displays you can […]


Virginia slopes poised for winter

December 1, 2017

The calendar may not say winter quite yet, but Virginia ski resorts are poised to deliver the white stuff with or without nature’s help. They’ve also created great packages with discounted rates to lure folks […]