Destinations

Susquehanna River attracts outdoor enthusiasts

April 20, 2015

The Susquehanna River, considered one of the most beautiful rivers in America, attracts thousands of visitors each year as it flows through New York, Pennsylvania, and Maryland. Whether it’s boating, fishing, and swimming in the […]

Artists' Studio

Gardens, Galleries, and Grapes’ set to entice visitors

April 16, 2015

Spring in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley sets a benchmark against which all other valleys must be measured. Adding to spring’s natural splendor, the O Shenandoah County Artisan Trail will host “Gardens, Galleries, and Grapes,” April 25–26, […]

Culture

Spring family fun in Virginia’s state parks

April 12, 2015

Virginia’s 38 state parks offer families natural beauty, along with fun, adventure, and even history, and many of them are just a short drive away. Mason Neck is located in Lorton, Fairfax County, on the […]

Culture

On the Radio: Assassination staycation

April 12, 2015

Federal News Radio’s Nicole Ogrysko speaks with Recreation News Editor Marvin Bond about fun things to do in and near the nation’s capital. This week: Washington’s Crime Museum sponsors a walking tour of places associated with […]

Biking

Pick a trail in Fayetteville, N.C.

April 2, 2015

Proudly calling itself “Freedom’s Home,” Fayetteville, N.C., is best known as the location of Fort Bragg, which has the largest military population in the country. Visitors typically tour the impressive Airborne and Special Operations Museum […]