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Gliding on Water
If you think you’ve seen every type of water craft, look again. The emerging sport of stand up paddle boarding has come to River Country. Stand up paddling (SUP) combines the planing and ride of a surfboard with the glide and paddle style of canoeing. The board glides easily, pushed by a long paddle and the leverage of using the whole body.
As grandparents, you are no doubt always thrilled to see the arrival of those little ones. Whether you have one grandchild or a dozen, when the whole brood descends for their summer visit, here are ideas from some folks who truly revel in their grandchildren’s presence and vice versa.
07.28.2011Welcome to White Stone
Motorists entering or exiting southern Lancaster County can’t miss the town of White Stone. Settled in 1731 and incorporated in 1953, White Stone is a bustling town of 352 residents and 60 businesses covering a square-mile and is proudly known as the Southern Gateway to the Northern Neck of Virginia.
07.28.2011Mathews Maritime Heritage Trail
With more than 200 miles of shoreline to explore, Mathews County is a paradise for kayakers and other boaters. The Mathews Maritime Heritage Trail documents the history of the East River, which had three wharfs that were essential for commerce up until the last century. While huge wharfs are but relics of the past, many historic houses, built with money earned from the water, dot the shore.