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Smith Mountain Lake, located in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, offers plenty of opportunities for recreation on and around the water. Visitors to the area can head onto the lake for boating, fishing, swimming, and other water activities. The picturesque location of the lake with the mountains in the background makes for the ideal vacation. You can even rent a vacation rental on the lake with Premier Vacation Rentals if you want to be close to all the action. The following are some of the ways to spend your time on Smith Mountain Lake.
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Hike To These Waterfalls In North Georgia

Posted by Leland On June - 25 - 2017ADD COMMENTS

North Georgia offers a beautiful warm and woodsy setting for those who are looking for a different kind of outdoor adventure. There are several waterfalls in the area that are worth the hike to get to them. Especially if you’re vacationing at a bed and breakfast in North Georgia, you can enjoy the beautiful scenery and relax in your accommodations in the evening. Here are the best waterfall hikes to experience in North Georgia.

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The Best Hiking Trails In The Laurel Highlands

Posted by Leland On June - 15 - 2017ADD COMMENTS

The Laurel Highlands in Western Pennsylvania has some of the best hiking trails in the entire state. Hiking through the Appalachian terrain, you’ll come across deep rocky canyons, laurel-covered cliffs, and vibrant wildlife everywhere you go. Complete your Pennsylvania hiking trip with a stay at the rustic Oak Lodge, just a short drive from all these trails. With thousands of sprawling acres of natural beauty, it can be difficult to decide on which route to take. We’ve compiled a list of the best hiking trails in all of the Laurel Highlands for all levels of difficulty.

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Exciting Water Sports You Have To Experience

Posted by Leland On June - 1 - 2017ADD COMMENTS

If swimming and kayaking are the only water sports you’ve ever done in your entire life, then you’re missing out on a LOT! Imagine gliding across the lake at 20 miles per hour. Or maybe riding on a tube as you pass over waves brought on by the motorboat towing you. These activities are not necessarily dangerous; just be smart and follow rules or take lessons beforehand. Once you experience the incredible thrill of speed and water combined, you gain yourself a priceless summer you’ll never forget.

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Best Spots For Salmon Fishing In Alaska

Posted by Leland On May - 18 - 2017ADD COMMENTS

Alaska is the largest state in the U.S. in terms of geographic area, containing over 6,500 miles of coastline, 3,000 inland rivers, and an estimated 3 million lakes. The 49th state an undeniable fishing paradise, both commercially and recreationally. With so much available fishing, the different freshwater species are almost limitless, but as has been the case for well over a century, the unchallenged “King” of Alaska’s abundant fish population is the highly sought-after salmon.
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Outdoor Things To Do In Palmer, AK

Posted by Leland On May - 8 - 2017ADD COMMENTS

Known as the center of Alaska’s agriculture industry, Palmer is a great spot to vacation if you’re looking to visit The Last Frontier. This small town is perfect for a quiet vacation with plenty of things to do. While hiking may be the number one outdoor activity in Alaska, there’s even more to experience. Here are some outdoor things to do in Palmer, AK during your next visit.

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Top 5 Greatest Football Stadiums in America

Posted by Leland On April - 13 - 2017ADD COMMENTS

Top 5 Greatest Football Stadiums in AmericaAmericans live and breathe football. In fact, we’re the only country that seems to actually care for the sport. Other countries even use the name for a different sport altogether and refer to ours as “American football”. Still, it’s important to us, and football’s biggest day, the Super Bowl, is the single most watched event in the country. While the teams compete against each other for titles, glory, and their chance to make it to this grand event, their backers are in a different sort of battle. Stadiums bear the names of their team’s biggest supporters and sponsors, and if those sponsors want to look good and please fans, their stadium better be among the best.

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Your Guide to Whale Watching in Cape Cod

Posted by Leland On March - 3 - 2017ADD COMMENTS

Besides the picturesque landscape, Cape Cod draws thousands of tourists every year for whale watching. The largest mammals on Earth definitely deserve an audience as they migrate past coastal points, feed near the coast or swim in inlets. These ocean creatures are as elusive as they are beautiful, so you might want to read our guide first before embarking on a whale-watching excursion.

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The Best Golf Courses in Albuquerque, NM

Posted by Leland On February - 15 - 2017ADD COMMENTS

Albuquerque, New Mexico is one of the most diverse and best golfing destinations. If you love to golf, Albuquerque has hundreds of courses to fit any golfer’s desires. You can find lush, amenity filled resorts or desert and mountain view courses. Some of top courses in Albuquerque were designed by golf course legends such as Scott Miller and Ken Dye. Here are a few of the best golfing spots in Albuquerque.

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5 Scenic Hikes Near Nashville, TN

Posted by Leland On January - 25 - 2017ADD COMMENTS

There’s more to Nashville, TN than a bustling music scene. Areas around Nashville are home to beautiful rock formations and waterfalls, perfect for a scenic hike. For outdoor enthusiasts, Nashville is the place to be. Try these five hikes for your next Nashville vacation.

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