Travel and Outdoors

How well do you know this Highland Park hidden gem?
Explore the proposed changes, fill out a survey to share your thoughts, and shape the official Transit Strategic Plan
We’re highlighting the best kid-friendly activities that the River City has to offer — complete with art classes, animal encounters, and outdoor fun.
The draft plan highlights strategies to improve multimodal transportation in Richmond over the next 5-10 years and beyond
Prepare for winter weather in Richmond, VA with these seasonal temperature and precipitation outlooks.
Advanced tickets are required to explore the millions of lights throughout the gardens
The 43-mile trail is set to be a north/south companion to the Capital Trail in Virginia
Buz and Chloe Pemberton have outfitted their Glen Allen home, the Saguaro Hill estate, as a Southwestern oasis for 40+ years.
Richmonders can now apply to join the group until Dec. 4
The “streetcar suburbs” that changed the River City city forever
Local organizations team up for tree planting
The James River Association released its State of the James report for 2023
Family-friendly options for parking lot candy collection
Polar bears, pumpkin patches, and apple cider donuts are just a few reasons why NC is worth a road trip this fall.
Tree planting, pruning invasive plants, and local park tours are just a few ways Richmonders can get involved with a week of Arbor Day honors
Street sweeping starts this week and lasts into March 2024. Here’s your need-to-know local info.
Tips for transportation, timing, and getting the most out of the folk festivities
Northside community center packs a lot into one building
The university-commissioned study includes recommendations for more speed tables, high-visibility crosswalks, and bump-outs.
Whether you want to walk outside to see the leaves, or are down for a day trip, we’ve got you covered with how to enjoy all the autumnal colors.
Whether you’re a pumpkin spice fan or want to have some hauntingly good times, the River City has plenty of fall fun in store.
Discover what Prince George, VA has to offer this season.
We’ve got the recs you need to plan a perfect fall getaway in Johnston County, NC.
A recent report on post-pandemic bike trips shows Richmond on the rise
Richmond Community Center has more than meets the eye
When complete, the multi-use trail will run from Petersburg to Ashland
The Downtown Transfer Station replaces on-street transfer hubs
Take the survey to see several alternative designs and give your input on bike lane infrastructure near VCU
Fences were removed and temporary landscaping is complete at the traffic circle intersection of Monument and Allen avenues
Four acres on Dock Street will be permanently conserved and provide public access to James River
Good news for Richmond.
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