Destinations

In the heart of Canaan Valley

June 8, 2017

The snow that West Virginia’s Canaan Valley is famous for may be a bit unpredictable, but the arrival of spring and summer bring a freshness to the mountain air and a multitude of opportunities to […]

Destinations

Get outdoors in Harford County’s three state parks

May 6, 2017

Harford County’s three state parks combine an unusual variety of water activities, trails for hiking, mountain biking, and horseback riding, and history to hold attraction for just about everybody. Susquehanna State Park, located along the […]

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Rockbridge County is home to explorers

May 1, 2017

In Lexington, Buena Vista and Rockbridge County, Va., we beckon enthusiasts, entrepreneurs, and professionals to get outside and play in our rugged back yard. There is a wealth of information and a host of experiences […]

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Waterfall Wednesday: Apple Orchard Falls, Virginia

April 12, 2017

Each week, Recreation News takes you to a new waterfall in the Mid-Atlantic. This week, see Apple Orchard Falls in Virginia. State: Virginia Location: Buchanan Height: N/A Apple Orchard Falls is one of Virginia’s tallest and most […]

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Smith Mountain Lake shoreline great for recreation

March 17, 2017

Smith Mountain Lake, located in the newly designated Virginia Mountains Region, is an amazing area with shoreline covering Bedford, Franklin, and Pittsylvania counties. What’s not to love about a clear glistening lake with 580 miles […]

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Chesapeake, Va., boasts 22 miles of fishing waters

March 17, 2017

With 22 miles of both fresh and salt waterways, including the Intracoastal Waterway, stocked lakes, and even opportunities for kayak fishing, the biggest problem for anglers in Chesapeake, Va., is deciding where to fish next. […]

Fall

Blue Ridge Mountains memorable fishing location

March 17, 2017

Long known for an abundance of scenic beauty and a variety of outdoor recreation, Southwest Virginia also offers a memorable angling experience for fishing enthusiasts of all ages. Showcasing 18 premier fishing locations in a […]

Fall

County of Bath, Virginia offers fishing opportunities

March 17, 2017

Nestled in Virginia’s Western Highlands, the County of Bath is home to outstanding recreation and fishing in the George Washington National Forest, Douthat State Park, Lake Moomaw, Dominion Back Creek, and the Cowpasture and Jackson […]