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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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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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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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Events Near Jamestown VA

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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Acts of Faith Festival​ - Preview: Red Velvet

Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 at 8:00pm
Gottwald Playhouse at Richmond Center Stage
Richmond, VA
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Cookie Classic Run

Saturday, Jan 19, 2019 at 9:00am
Great Dismal Swamp
Chesapeake, VA
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Field Trip - Byrd Park With Wes Teets

Sunday, Jan 20, 2019 at 8:00am
Richmond, VA
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Frostbite 15k

Sunday, Jan 20, 2019 at 9:00am
Amelia Street School
Richmond, VA
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Mud In Your Eye XC Series - Race 3

Sunday, Jan 20, 2019 at 9:00am
Virginia Wesleyan University
Virginia Beach, VA
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Ducks Unlimited - Chesapeake DU Happy Hour

Ducks Unlimited - Chesapeake DU Happy Hour
Thursday, Jan 24, 2019
Big Woody's Bar & Grill, 123 North Battlefield Blvd
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Acts of Faith Festival​ - Preview: Cyrano de Bergerac

Friday, Jan 25, 2019 at 8:00pm
Swift Creek Mill Theatre
South Chesterfield, VA
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Tidewater Striders Distance Series

Saturday, Jan 26, 2019 at 9:00am
Fort Monroe, VA
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GameDay 10K/5k

Sunday, Feb 3, 2019 at 8:30am
City Center at Oyster Point
Newport News, VA
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