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6 Of The Best Hiking Trails Around Washington, DC

Being near the Blue Ridge Mountains, Shenandoah Valley and having Appalachian Trail not far away makes Washington, DC a great location for those who love the outdoors and enjoy hiking. 809 more words

Sudir Raju

Forest Bathing

The woods and the ocean are my peaceful places, and less than a few miles from my house, lies Rock Creek Park, where one day I met Melanie Choukas-Bradley, and now I enjoy my walks even more.  109 more words

Judy Licht Photography

WAYS TO LOSE THE WEIGHT YOU GAINED OVER THE HOLIDAYS AND IMPROVE YOUR LIFE

This is the time of year many people have joined a gym, vowing to regain the shape of their youth even if they have to stop eating Pringles and Mountain Dew for a while. 716 more words

An Urban Oasis in D.C.

By Linda Tancs

Officially authorized in 1890, Rock Creek Park in Washington, D.C., is the third national park to be designated by the federal government. This 1,754-acre city park has over 32 miles of hiking trails and paths, a planetarium, Civil War fortifications, mills and colonial houses. 85 more words

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Favorite Film Finds of 2017

This post was written with Heidi Holmstrom.

In the past year, staff in the motion picture preservation lab handled millions of feet of film. Films might come to us for inspection and repair, photochemical duplication, or digitization. 1,052 more words

Motion Pictures

Excursion: Northwest DC Garden Hike

What better way to take advantage of the Fall colors, then via a walking tour highlighting DC’s beautiful gardens? 385 more words

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