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Finally, it’s Biking Season

In many cities and towns across the United States, summer is the season for partaking in outdoor fun, like having a picnic, playing baseball or riding a bicycle. 614 more words

Washington DC

the calm after the storm

there was a bit of a thunderstorm in dc yesterday evening – and theres nothing like lightning in the sky to make you wanna jump in the bed and cozy up with a good movie youve seen a billion times. 145 more words

16th Street

Dozens of strangers help save man

A freak accident Monday night in the District, a massive tree falling, seemingly randomly on a car, crushing the driver.  The person was seriously hurt, but not killed, and it could all be thanks to the heroic efforts of some good Samaritans. 327 more words


Nikki versus the Bike

Just like riding a bike. Once you know how to do something, you’ll know how to do it forever. Easy peasy.

But you know what’s not “just like riding a bike”? 1,886 more words

Outdoor Adventure Saturday

July 4th in the Nation's Capital

“This is gonna be the best part of my day”, I thought as I drove through the deserted DC streets. Normally at 8:30 am on a Monday, the DC beltways are packed with people grumpy to be returning to work, bleary eyed, balancing coffee on their thigh as they casually but aggressively cut in front of my car. 1,026 more words


Pinehurst Branch Trail Loop (Rock Creek Park, DC)

While firmly within the District of Columbia, Rock Creek Park’s “wild northern section” sees relatively sparse use due to its distance from the city center. 1,287 more words

Moderate Hikes