Destinations

Alaska by land: It’s worth the trip

November 1, 2017

What we’ll probably remember most about Alaska is the color.  That’s a pretty bold statement about a state that encompasses nearly 600,000 square miles and includes both glaciers and the tallest peak in North America. […]

Outdoors

Recreation News readers #LivePlayDo

December 22, 2016

Recreation News readers have been sharing their pre-holiday adventures with us on Instagram using #LivePlayDo. Here are some of our favorite photos this week: Dare to explore. Make your life an epic adventure and live […]

Biking

Waterfall Wednesday: Laurel Creek Falls, West Virginia

September 7, 2016

Each week, Recreation News takes you to a new waterfall in the Mid-Atlantic. This week, see Laurel Creek Falls in West Virginia. State: West Virginia Location: Fayette County Height: 25 feet Laurel Creek flows over at least two […]

Biking

Waterfall Wednesday: Crabtree Falls, Montebello, Va.

September 16, 2015

Each week, Recreation News takes you to a new waterfall in the Mid-Atlantic. This week, see Crabtree Falls, Montebello, Va. State: Virginia Location: Nelson County, Virginia – Six miles off the Blue Ridge Parkway near milepost […]

Concerts

Free in D.C.: Outdoor summer concerts

June 11, 2015

Military bands and outdoor summer concerts seem to go together. The Army, Air Force, Navy, and Marine Corps bands have concerts most nights of the week at 8:00pm on the west steps of the U.S. […]