Waterfall Wednesday: Looking Glass Falls, N.C.

August 10, 2016

Each week, Recreation News takes you to a new waterfall in the Mid-Atlantic. This week, see Looking Glass Falls in North Carolina. State: North Carolina Height: 60 feet Location: Pigsah National Forest According to Asheville, N.C., tourism, Looking […]


Enter to Win: A week in The Outer Banks

July 31, 2016

This contest has ended. See our latest contest here. Enter the form below for your chance to win a one-week stay for four in a 5-bedroom vacation home in Duck, N.C. Amenities at the home include a […]


Landmark Watergate hotel reopens

July 28, 2016

I was excited when I knew I would be checking into the Watergate Hotel.  Imagine, I’d be in the area where history was made on June 17, 1972. That day a break-in was discovered at […]


It’s summer in the Mid-Atlantic

July 26, 2016

What are Recreation News readers up to this week? Find out in our #LivePlayDo adventure roundup! Submit your own photos by using #LivePlayDo on your favorite social network. You might find your photo featured in […]


Readers visit the Mid-Atlantic’s weekend hotspots

July 16, 2016

Recreation News readers are exploring places all over the Mid-Atlantic this week, and they’re sharing their adventures with us. This weekend, here’s what readers are up to: 1. Boating in D.C.  Reader @tntammy kayaked the Potamac […]


On the Radio: Fringe with benefits

July 16, 2016

Federal News Radio’s Nicole Ogrysko speaks with Recreation News Editor Marvin Bond about interesting things to do in and near the nation’s capital. Week of July 17: Broaden your horizons as you check out risk-taking […]


Waterfall Wednesday: Cavern Cascade, Watkins Glen

July 13, 2016

Each week, Recreation News takes you to a new waterfall in the Mid-Atlantic. This week, see Cavern Cascade in Watkins Glen State Park, N.Y. State: New York Location: Watkins Glen State Park Height: 60 feet The main waterfall […]