Hitting the trails

 Now that summer is over we are going to do our best to get back to some regular blogging!  Our focus of course will be to keep folks motivated on getting outdoors as a family.  It's always amazing to see how far campers progress over the course of a week long mountain bike camp. Like anything it takes practice and dedication to...
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Things To Do In June

 Every month I include some things to do outdoors around Virginia for my column in the Richmond Times Dispatch.  Click Here to Check out this month's column.  With the water levels the way they are in the rivers, please be careful out there. Hopefully things will start to settle down here soon.  The cobia fishing should be good ...
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Pumphouse Park to South of the James Farmers Market

‚ÄčIf you are looking for a fun hike in Richmond on a Saturday morning try parking at Pumphouse Park and hiking over to the South of the James Farmers Market in Forest Hill Park .  A great way to do this is to have two cars. Drop one at Forest Hill Park First then drive back across the Nickel Bridge to the Pumphouse Parking lot.  You will s...
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Shad Fishing on the James River in Richmond

Shad: Where to go and what to do when you get there *the high water has the river a little off but with a little luck there may still be a week or two of shad fishing toward the end of the month.  The run of Hickory and American shad up the James to the fall line in Richmond is truly something special. With spring finally starting to show hers...
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