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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 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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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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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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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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4 Easy Ways To Enjoy Mountain Biking On Your Vacation

4 Easy Ways To Enjoy Mountain Biking On Your Vacation
If you’ve been on a vacation to an outdoor destination in the past few years, you’ve likely noticed a new phenomenon: cycle paths, single…
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10 Tips For Going Ultralight on the Trail

10 Tips For Going Ultralight on the Trail
One of the hottest trends in hiking and backpacking over the past few years has been the shift toward going ultralight on the trail. Typically, this…
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Pack Your Backpack the Right Way in 5 Easy Steps

Pack Your Backpack the Right Way in 5 Easy Steps
Learning how to properly pack a backpack is a true art form that every outdoor enthusiast should master. Whether you’re heading into the…
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Hiking Boots—Six Great Choices Your Feet Will Love

Hiking Boots—Six Great Choices Your Feet Will Love
Proper footwear is one of the many keys to a successful hike. Here are six boots that will coddle your heel and arches while performing admirably on…
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Events Near Ivor VA

First Day Hike Activities

Tuesday, Jan 1, 2019 at 10:00am
Chippokes Plantation State Park
Surry, VA
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Hair of the DoG 5k & Kids' Fun Run

Tuesday, Jan 1, 2019 at 10:00am
Colonial Williamsburg's Merchants Square
Williamsburg, VA
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Resolution 5K

Tuesday, Jan 1, 2019 at 10:00am
Mount Trashmore City Park
Virginia Beach, VA
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4th Annual Resolution 5K

Tuesday, Jan 1, 2019 at 10:00am
Mount Trashmore City Park
Virginia Beach, VA
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First Day Hike at Merchants Millpond State Park

Tuesday, Jan 1, 2019 at 10:30am
Merchants Millpond State Park
Gatesville, NC
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New Year's Day 5K

Tuesday, Jan 1, 2019 at 11:00am
Hamptons Golf Course
Hampton, VA
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Garden 2.019 Fun Run

Tuesday, Jan 1, 2019 at 4:00pm
Norfolk Botanical Garden
Norfolk, VA
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Mud In Your Eye XC Series - Race 1

Sunday, Jan 6, 2019 at 9:00am
Bells Mill Park
Chesapeake, VA
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RVA Delta Waterfowl Shocking the Shirley

RVA Delta Waterfowl Shocking the Shirley
Monday, Jan 7, 2019 at 12:00am
Charles City, VA
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Freezer Burn 5K

Saturday, Jan 12, 2019 at 9:00am
Mount Trashmore Park
Virginia Beach, VA
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Menchville Winter Chill 5K

Saturday, Jan 12, 2019 at 9:30am
Menchville High School
Newport News, VA
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Schock And Shivers 5K

Saturday, Jan 12, 2019 at 10:00am
Oak Grove Lake Park
Chesapeake, VA
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Dogwood Chapter, VA

Dogwood Chapter, VA
Saturday, Jan 12, 2019 at 5:30pm
Sutherlin, VA
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Ducks Unlimited - Franklin DU Annual Dinner

Ducks Unlimited - Franklin DU Annual Dinner
Thursday, Jan 17, 2019
Southampton Agri-Civic Center, 25374 New Market Road
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