Destinations

On the Radio: Put your money down the ocean

March 23, 2017

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 March 19: Reserve your room at the beach in Ocean […]

Fishing

South River Fly Fishing Expo planned

March 23, 2017

The South River Fly Fishing Expo is April 22–23 at Constitution Park, on the South River in Waynesboro, Va. Admission is only $10 for adults and kids under 16 are free. Guest presenters for 2017 […]

Destinations

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 […]

Destinations

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 […]

Fall

Fishing opportunities abound in West Virginia

March 17, 2017

Mid-Atlantic anglers find West Virginia to be the wilderness nearby. Called the “Mountain State,” West Virginia offers more than 20,000 miles of streams and more than 100 public fishing lakes. From family vacations to expeditions […]

Culture

Virginia’s Eastern Shore Artisan Trail offers variety

March 14, 2017

Seagulls, solitude, and sunlight on water all lend themselves to a place where artistic expression is alive and well. Virginia’s Eastern Shore Artisan Trail features 120 artists and businesses spread along the 70-mile coastal peninsula. […]

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Culture

Spring festivals draw visitors to Lewes

March 1, 2017

Lewes is a great Southern Delaware resort town filled with charm and history. The best time to visit is during one of the many festivals. One favorite is the annual Lewes Tulip Celebration, April 6–15. […]

Delaware

Find a place to enjoy at the beach this year

March 1, 2017

When making your vacation plans for 2017, consider visiting a destination not too far from home and full of surprises — Coastal Delaware. From Fenwick Island to the beaches of the Delaware Bay, quaint seaside […]