Destinations

Paddle among the Great Dismal Swamp’s 112,000 acres

September 1, 2016

If ever a place was misnamed, it’s the Great Dismal Swamp. “Great” it may be — some 112,000 acres spread across southeastern Virginia and northeastern North Carolina — but “dismal?” Hardly. For paddlers and people-powered […]

Destinations

Waterfall Wednesday: Hickory Nut Falls, North Carolina

August 17, 2016

Each week, Recreation News takes you to a new waterfall in the Mid-Atlantic. This week, see Hickory Nut Falls in North Carolina. State: North Carolina Height: 404 feet Location: Chimney Rock State Park According to Chimney Rock State […]

Destinations

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 […]

Contest

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 […]