Joe DeGaetano

West Virginia, Southwest Virginia, Washington, Birmingham

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  1. The North Bend Rail Trail: 36 Bridges, 13 Tunnels, and a Whole Lot of History

    West Virginia

    Running from I-77 near Parkersburg to Wolf Summit near Clarksburg, the 72-mile North Bend Rail Trail crosses over 36 bridges and through 13 tunnels.

  2. Best Climbing Areas in West Virginia (and We're Not Talking Just NRG)

    West Virginia

    West Virginia is a climber’s Almost Heaven—and the New River Gorge may get the fame, but it’s far from the only great climbing area in the Mountain State.

  3. An Overview of the Fly Fishing Scene in Southwest Virginia: Some of the Best in the State

    Southwest Virginia

    Southwest Virginia features some of the best fly fishing on the East Coast, featuring a staggering number of choices for anglers.

  4. Cranberry Glades - Hiking

    West Virginia

    One of West Virginia's premier hiking areas, Cranberry Glades will amaze beginner and experienced hikers with its wild beauty and serene nature.

  5. Cranberry Backcountry - Mountain Biking

    West Virginia

    Mountain bikers with an adventurous spirit will fall in love with the remote nature of the trails in the Cranberry Backcountry area. A perfect spot for multi-day bikepacking.

  6. Coopers Rock State Forest - Climbing

    West Virginia

    Home to hundreds of boulders, this area along the rim of the Cheat River Gorge is a bouldering paradise.

  7. North Fork Mountain Trail - Trail Running

    West Virginia

    Rocks, roots, rhododendron tunnels, and endless views of the surrounding countryside will have you grinning from ear-to-ear on this epicly challenging adventure run.

  8. Coopers Rock State Forest - Trail Running

    West Virginia

    The variety of terrain and the amazing views make Coopers Rock State Forest a perfect spot for trail runners to get in an easy run or a hardcore workout.

  9. Cross-Country Skiing in the Cranberry Wilderness

    West Virginia

    One of the largest wilderness areas on the East Coast, Cranberry Wilderness has remote and technical trails that are a fun adventure for cross-country skiers.

  10. Think You Could Bike the Entire Shenandoah Valley Wine Trail?

    Washington

    The Shenandoah Valley Wine Trail travels approximately 200 miles and passes 19 different vineyards in west central Virginia, providing an excellent biking adventure.

  11. Climbing with Seneca Rocks Mountain Guides

    West Virginia

    Seneca Rocks is a natural playground for Mid-Atlantic rock climbers.

  12. An Insider’s Guide to the Virginia Creeper Trail

    The Virginia Creeper Trail has helped transformed southwest Virginia into a must-visit destination for outdoor enthusiasts

  13. 10 Best Hikes in Southwest Virginia

    Discover theses scenic hikes that are making southwestern Virginia a destination for outdoor lovers.

  14. Slatyfork - Mountain Biking

    West Virginia

    Slatyfork is an adventurous mountain biking destination that more advanced riders will love exploring.

  15. Babcock State Park - Trail Running

    West Virginia

    Babcock State Park is a trail runner's dream destination, with a variety of beautiful trails to explore.

  16. 8 Reasons You Should Plan a Vacation to Southwest Virginia

    Southwest Virginia offers amazing outdoor experiences to go along with incredible music, craft beer, and farm-to-table restaurants

  17. North Fork Mountain Trail - Mountain Biking

    West Virginia

    Located between the iconic Spruce Knob and Seneca Rocks in West Virginia, the North Fork Mountain Trail is the premier mountain biking trail in West Virginia, and one of the best on the East Coast.

  18. A Guide to the West Virginia Mountain Bike Association Race Series

    West Virginia

    The WVMBA has helped grow mountain biking during the past 30 years by introducing people to some of the East Coast’s best trails for MTB.

  19. Blackwater Canyon Trail – Mountain Biking

    West Virginia

    Blackwater Canyon Trail offers plentiful options for mountain bikers

  20. Mountain Biking in the Cranberry Wilderness

    West Virginia

    Cowpasture Trail and Kennison Mountain Trail should be on more WV mountain biker's radar.

  21. 5 WV Adventure Festivals Not to Miss

    West Virginia

    Here’s a list of the 5 can't-miss festivals that will keep you going long after the party ends

  22. Channel Your Evil Knievel Downhill Mountain Biking at Snowshoe Ski Resort in the Summer

    West Virginia

    Mountain biking at Snowshoe is a lot like going to a big-kid amusement park. And fun factor is magnified ten-fold because you are in control of how rowdy the ride gets, so let your inner Evil Knievel out to play!

  23. 5 Days in the New River Gorge with Kids

    West Virginia

    The New River Gorge isn’t just for adrenaline junkies. It’s a great place for family vacations, too. These 5 family-friendly activities cover everyone's taste for adventure.

  24. West Virginia: Tailor-made for Bikepacking

    6 of the best bikepacking regions in the Mountain State.

  25. Rail Trail Heaven: Travel WV By Bike

    West Virginia

    Ever been bike touring? Grab your cycle-friendly camping gear and hit the mountain rail trails.