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Erin Gifford

10 Fall Outdoor Adventures in Virginia

Fall is a great time to get outside for an adventure in Virginia. The temps have cooled and the leaves are ready to put on a show. Get ready to get up, get out, and savor all that’s great about fall in Virginia, whether on a bike, in a kayak, or on a sightseeing steam train. Let’s go. 1. Bike the…

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10 Stunning Wineries Near Shenandoah National Park

Let's be honest, it's hard to beat a glass of wine after a hike, especially at a bucolic vineyard with wide-open views at one of the best wineries near Shenandoah National Park. Imagine settling in to an Adirondack chair, glass of award-winning wine in hand, savoring wondrous mountain views…

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A Road Trip on the Wilderness Road in Southwest Virginia

The pages of your history books will absolutely explode to life when you set your GPS for the Wilderness Road in Southwest Virginia. Also known as U.S. Route 58, this famed 100-mile stretch of highway follows the path once traveled by westward-bound settlers in the 1700's. Back then, frontiersman…

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Family-Friendly Field Trips Across Virginia

For many children across Virginia, distanced learning has become the norm for this year. They're learning about science, history, art and a handful of other subjects from behind a computer screen. Still, there are ways to bring these subjects to life. We're talking about fields trips. Yes, field…

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