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

Waterfall Wednesday: Valley Falls State Park, W.Va.

February 8, 2017

Each week, Recreation News takes you to a new waterfall in the Mid-Atlantic. This week, we’re visiting Valley Falls State Park in West Virginia. State: West Virginia Location: Valley Falls State Park There are four waterfalls at Valley […]

Destinations

Waterfall Wednesday: Dingmans Falls, Pennsylvania

February 1, 2017

Each week, Recreation News takes you to a new waterfall in the Mid-Atlantic. This week, see Dingmans Falls in Pennsylvania. State: Pennsylvania Location: Dingmans Ferry, Delaware Township Height: 130 feet Dingmans Falls is the second highest waterfall in the […]

Biking

Waterfall Wednesday: Cucumber Falls, Ohiopyle, Pa.

January 11, 2017

Each week, Recreation News takes you to a new waterfall in the Mid-Atlantic. This week, see Cucumber Falls in Ohiopyle, Pa. State: Pennsylvania Location: Ohiopyle State Park Height: 30 Cucumber Falls is one of six […]

Destinations

Readers share adventure photos

November 15, 2016

Recreation News readers are getting out and enjoying the Mid-Atlantic’s crisp fall temperatures — and sharing their adventure photos using #LivePlayDo. Use the hashtag on your favorite social network to be featured in the next […]

Biking

Deep Creek still ‘on’ during off-season

October 28, 2016

Deep Creek, Md., may be most well-known for its summer watersports and the slopes it offers skiers during the winter, but the fun doesn’t stop during the off-season. The off-season, mid-October through mid-December in the […]

Breweries

Fall adventures across the Mid-Atlantic

October 17, 2016

It’s been a beautiful fall so far across the Mid-Atlantic, and readers are sharing their photos of their adventures with us using #LivePlayDo. Here’s what readers were up to this weekend: At 5,946 feet, Grandfather […]

Destinations

Waterfall Wednesday: Purakaunui Falls, New Zealand

October 12, 2016

Each week, Recreation News takes you to a new waterfall in the Mid-Atlantic. But, these week we’re going a little bit out of our coverage area to visit a majestic New Zealand waterfall, Purakaunui Falls. Location: New Zealand […]