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Hiking—The 10 Best New Pieces of Gear for Spring Treks

Hiking—The 10 Best New Pieces of Gear for Spring Treks
Spring is finally here, which means sunshine and warmer temperatures aren’t far behind. But before you hit the trail for your first hike,…
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How To Hike Safely In Spring—5 Easy Tips

How To Hike Safely In Spring—5 Easy Tips
After a long winter, you’re no doubt itching to get back on your favorite trails, and inspired to explore new ones. But are you spring hiking…
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Winter Hiking—5 Time-Tested Tips For Staying Warm

Winter Hiking—5 Time-Tested Tips For Staying Warm
One of the best things about hiking is that it is an outdoor activity that you can do all year long. So why is that so many avid hikers hang up their…
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5 Amazing Winter Hikes to Take Right Now!

5 Amazing Winter Hikes to Take Right Now!
If you’re one of those hikers or backpackers who puts away your outdoor gear for the winter, you really are missing out on one of the most…
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What is hypothermia? What are the signs?

What is hypothermia? What are the signs?
Vin T. Sparano, as excerpted from Complete Guide to Camping and Wilderness Survival HYPOTHERMIA Hypothermia is one of the major causes of death…
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Layering 101: How to Stay Warm and Comfortable in Cold Conditions

Layering 101: How to Stay Warm and Comfortable in Cold Conditions
The arrival of cold weather doesn’t mean you have to abandon your favorite outdoor activities and wait until the return of warm weather before…
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Snowshoeing: Get Your Family Started The Easy Way

Snowshoeing: Get Your Family Started The Easy Way
Bummed that the summer hiking trails will soon be covered in white? That’s okay…it’s snowshoeing season! Snowshoeing is a great…
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5 Stunning Foliage Hikes in Virginia

5 Stunning Foliage Hikes in Virginia
Virginia’s devastatingly gorgeous foliage is one of the commonwealth’s most spectacular features. With hundreds of hikes to choose from,…
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A Guide to Fall Foraging in the U.S.

A Guide to Fall Foraging in the U.S.
It’s September, and the coming of fall equals an abundance of autumnal harvest…in the woods. Foraging is currently all the rage at top…
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5 Beautiful Scenic Hikes in Virginia

5 Beautiful Scenic Hikes in Virginia
No matter where you find yourself in the Commonwealth of Virginia, you’re never far from an outstanding hiking trail. Mountains. Valleys.…
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5 Energizing Hikes in Virginia

5 Energizing Hikes in Virginia
Virginian hikers enjoy many of the most rewarding trails on the East Coast. When it comes to upping the ante and pushing yourself on a more…
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7 Best Trail Running Spots in Virginia

7 Best Trail Running Spots in Virginia
Trail runners in Virginia have an embarrassment of riches to choose from. Should you head to the beach and the oft-sighted First Landing State Park?…
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7 Best Birdwatching Hikes in Virginia

7 Best Birdwatching Hikes in Virginia
Virginia’s diverse natural habitats, from the beaches on the eastern shore to the mountains and nature preserves, make for a fantastic place…
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5 Great Hiking Trails in Virginia

5 Great Hiking Trails in Virginia
Hiking in Virginia is a regular pastime. Hundreds of hiking trails across our many state parks, national parks, and routes leading through the…
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5 Amazing Weekend Fall Hikes Across the U.S.

5 Amazing Weekend Fall Hikes Across the U.S.
The warm days and crisp, cool nights of autumn make the perfect conditions for a weekend hiking and camping excursion. There is nothing quite like…
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Events Near Hood VA

Virginia Festival of the Book at UVa Central Grounds

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 at 10:00am
University of Virginia Harrison Institute
Charlottesville, VA
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Virginia Festival of the Book at Williams Sonoma

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 at 11:00am
Williams Sonoma at Stonefield
Charlottesville, VA
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Virginia Festival of the Book - Literary Luncheon with Lisa See

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 at 11:45am
Omni Hotel
Charlottesville, VA
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Virginia Festival of the Book - From Page to Stage: The Empty Pot

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 at 1:00pm
Carver Recreation Center
Charlottesville, VA
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Virginia Festival of the Book - Navigating Social Change: Historic Fiction

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 at 2:00pm
Barnes and Noble
Charlottesville, VA
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Virginia Festival of the Book - Chesapeake Requiem

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 at 3:30pm
UVa Central Grounds
Charlottesville, VA
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Virginia Festival of the Book - Voices of Adult Learners

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 at 6:00pm
Portico Church
Charlottesville, VA
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Virginia Festival of the Book - All of Our Rights: America’s Legacy of Inequality

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 at 8:00pm
Paramount Theater
Charlottesville, VA
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Virginia Festival of the Book at UVa Harrison Institute

Friday, Mar 22, 2019 at 10:00am
University of Virginia Harrison Institute
Charlottesville, VA
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Virginia Festival of the Book at Jefferson School

Friday, Mar 22, 2019 at 10:00am
Jefferson School African American Heritage Center
Charlottesville, VA
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Virginia Festival of the Book at CitySpace

Friday, Mar 22, 2019 at 12:00pm
Cityspace
Charlottesville, VA
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