Suggested Trip

Turning kayakers into happy campers

Ralph Heimlich is a kayaker and Chesapeake Bay enthusiast who hates to put down his paddle. So when the cold days of the new year stall his watery sojourns, Heimlich does the next best thing: He plans paddle trips for spring.

February 22, 2016

From the Field

Paddle In to Westmoreland

Go with Ranger Lina to Westmoreland State Park as she visits with the all female crew of Virginia’s Youth Conservation Corps. The young women are building campsites that will give paddlers a place to pull over and spend the night on the shores of the Potomac River.

August 6, 2015