Category Archives: Hiking & Outdoors

9 Diverse Places to Go Kayaking in Virginia Beach (& Nearby)

Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge

If someone asks what one of the most popular activities in Virginia is, I will repeatedly tell them it is kayaking. This is a guide to the best places to go kayaking in Virginia Beach (and nearby). This guide is aimed at first-timers or people looking for accessible places. Virginia Beach and the Tidewater area […]

12 Waterfalls near Chattanooga Worth Visiting (+ Map!)

Waterfalls near Chattanooga

One of the best things about visiting Chattanooga is that you will get a chance to witness the city’s surrounding nature. These are the most beautiful waterfalls near Chattanooga. Surrounded by an astounding amount of greenery, Chattanooga is situated in one of the most beautiful spots in Tennessee.  These waterfall hikes near Chattanooga will blow […]

12 Best Waterfall Hikes in Virginia That Are Worth Your Time

Crabtree Falls lower section Virginia waterfall

Virginia may not be renowned for its waterfalls, but they definitely do exist and they are in various parts of the state.  This guide shows the best waterfall hikes in Virginia that you’ll want to add to your bucket list. If you have a favorite Virginia waterfall hike that was left off this list, please […]

12 Astonishing Waterfalls near Asheville, NC (+ Map!)

Dry Falls 2

There is no question that Asheville is one of the most beautiful cities in the United States. This is a guide to the best waterfalls near Asheville NC! Asheville is situated in western NC and is a goldmine when it comes to jaw-dropping nature. These Asheville waterfalls just add to the reasons that you should […]

7 Picturesque Lighthouses in Virginia Worth Visiting (+ Map)

Old and new Cape Henry Lighthouses on the water in VA

Are you a lover of lighthouses? This guide walks you through the seven lighthouses in Virginia and details their history and how to visit them (if you’re permitted to do so). We have omitted Virginia lighthouses that are completely off of the land or unable to be visited or seen visibly.  If you have a […]

10 Can’t-Miss Virginia Bike Trails (Including Rails to Trails)

New River Trail State Park bike trail in Virginia in Draper, VA copy

If you’re an outdoor enthusiast, you will love the many Virginia bike trails that exist throughout the state.  The trails vary in level of difficulty and all have a different history behind them. These are the best bike trails in Virginia.  We have excluded mountain biking trails from this guide as we will create a […]