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Rivah Fare: Watermen’s Restaurant
There’s a lot of heritage behind the name—Watermen’s Restaurant. Some area visitors think it means waterfront dining. In fact, the place is landlocked just east of Heathsville. Ask residents and they’ll tell you “watermen” are the men who make their living on the water.
08.01.2013Menhaden Fishery: Here’s how it’s done
On Sunday, June 23, I spent a night on the steamer Rappahannock and witnessed a good day of fishing the following day when the crew caught over one million menhaden.
08.01.2013Golf: Tee up for challenging greens and scenic views
Golfers from almost everywhere visit Rivah Country to play, and no wonder—the Northern Neck and Middle Peninsula are home to some of the most beautiful golf courses anywhere. Rolling countryside, richly fertile grounds, and scenic waterways make golf courses around here something to be envied.
08.01.2013Young Farmers Day at the Farm Museum
Summertime in Rivah Country brings "down on the farm opportunities" for kids and families. While the event is geared for those ages 12 and younger, mom and dad will enjoy some of the craft demonstrations borrowed from Rice's Hotel/Hughlett's Tavern such as quilt-making and blacksmithing.