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 […]

Destinations

Find your perfect river experience

June 4, 2016

Choosing a whitewater rafting destination? Prefer to paddle in calmer waters or laze along in a tube for your adventure? Knowing a bit about the rivers in the region can help you decide where to […]

Biking

Explore the highs and lows of Randolph and Pendleton counties

May 25, 2016

If you’re looking for an interesting getaway within a day’s driving distance from Washington, D.C., consider Randolph and Pendleton counties in eastern West Virginia. Dramatic mountain scenery, railroad excursions, Branson-style theaters, traditional music, Civil War […]

Destinations

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 […]

Culture

On the Radio: Chambers-brr

January 23, 2016

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 Jan. 24, 2016: Chambersburg, Pennsylvania celebrates winter with a festival […]

Destinations

Spend a wet weekend having fun in the Wilkes-Barre area

September 28, 2015

Anyone who has ever traveled north on I-83 through Pennsylvania has probably driven right by Wilkes-Barre without a second thought. The exit is just before the conglomeration of highways that come together in Scranton. The city […]

Culture

On the Radio: Explore Mecklenburg County, Virginia

September 14, 2015

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. This week: Explore Mecklenburg County, Virginia as it celebrates its 250th anniversary.