Waterfall Wednesday: Babcock Mill Falls, W.Va.

March 30, 2016

Each week, Recreation News takes you to a new waterfall in the Mid-Atlantic. This week, see Babcock Mill Falls, West Virginia. State: West Virginia Location: Clifford Height: N/A According to its website, Babcock State Park offers its guests […]


Fish the Blue Ridge

February 29, 2016

A free guide to the greatest fly-fishing spots in Southwest Virginia is available for the asking. Your Guide to Great Fly Fishing in Southwest Virginia’s Blue Ridge Highlands provides detailed maps and descriptions of the […]


Waterfall Wednesday: Gunpowder Falls, Maryland

February 10, 2016

Each week, Recreation News takes you to a new waterfall in the Mid-Atlantic. This week, see Gunpowder Falls State Park, Maryland. State: Maryland Location: Harford County Height: 25 feet Established in 1959 to protect Gunpowder River and the Big […]


Recreation News readers #LivePlayDo

January 25, 2016

Recreation News readers are sharing their adventure photos on their favorite social media accounts with the hashtag #LivePlayDo. Here are some of the most recent entries. Monthly, we’re giving away prizes to one random winner […]


How do you #LivePlayDo?

January 14, 2016

Submit your adventure, outdoors and travel photos using hashtag #LivePlayDo on your favorite accounts, or submit it using the form. Prizes distributed monthly. Right now, we’re giving away lift passes to Jack Frost, Big Boulder, Shawnee […]

Cruise Corner

Photo Gallery: A Locaboat holiday cruise

December 29, 2015

Read part one of this story here: Floating through Holland’s canals as captain of your own yacht What does your favorite vacation involve? Relaxation? Adventure? Learning? Time together? Perhaps it’s a balanced mix of all of […]


The Great Dismal Swamp provides exciting excursions

September 18, 2015

  The Great Dismal Swamp: What a strange name for more than 112,000 acres of real estate. And, that number doesn’t even include 3,100-acre Lake Drummond, located in the heart of the swamp. Covering southeastern […]