Field Trip October 2021

October 2021 The day is already hot when my parents, my friend, her son, my dogs and I board the Chesapeake Breeze in Reedville, Va., on a late August morning. The air is still and warm, the sun is strong despite the early hour and my skin is already sticky with...

Cover Story August 2021

August 2021 With the dedication of Clinch River State Park in June, the Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation added its 41st park to its system. While all of the parks offer a variety of activities, we’ve highlighted some specific attributes of these...

Explore More July 2021

July 2021 Walking, running or hiking with their dogs is a favorite activity for most dog owners, but as the weather warms up, pastimes involving water become particularly alluring. Stand-up paddleboarding can prove a rewarding, enriching and beneficial activity for...