Travel and Leisure magazine has recognized the Upper James River Water Trail in Botetourt County, as a destination for adventure travel novices, specifically intended for beginning adventurers who want to experience the great outdoors.
Watching the transition from summer to autumn leaves us awestruck. And seeing the leaves blown away as the air grows cold is equally impressive.
From outdoor treasure hunts with a Muddy Squirrel to guided adventure trips down the James River, there’s a group activity to help keep family and friends entertained this holiday season.
Wander along Roaring Run, a waterfall and stream area that flows past an old iron ore furnace, that happens to be on the National Register of Historic Places.
Run, ride, and paddle your way through this epic multi-sport adventure in Buchanan, VA. The Buchanan Tri will include a 2-mile road run, a 13-mile road bike, and a 5-mile kayak. A total of 20 miles of fun!
Is your dad all about outdoor recreation? Would he rather spend the day rambling outside than watching TV? Grab your dad and treat yourselves to a BOCO Father’s Day – outdoor adventure style!
The pools are crowded, the river is filled with paddlers, so what do you do? Why not escape the heat with family, friends, and even pets at Roaring Run Falls.
Dressed in layers, we enjoyed the warming power of the sun as we hit the trail on one of the most popular day hike destinations in the Jefferson National Forest.
The Blue Ridge Parkway meanders for 469 miles and is America’s longest linear park. It offers recreational opportunities galore for gypsy travelers who aren’t on a set timetable and relish stopping and staying awhile.
A 125-acre park with soccer fields, 5k regulation cross-country course, 18-hole championship-level Disc Golf Course and access to an additional 7 miles of natural surface walking trails.