My visit to Kiptopeke State Park is another reminder that you don’t have to travel halfway across the state to have a great experience. Similar to my recent trips to False Cape, First Landing, and Northwest River, sometimes you find the best experience is literally just down the street or, in this case, across the
This weekend’s outing to Cape Hatteras was being derailed by the approach of Hurricane Ian but the current weather was beautiful so a quick change of plans was in order. In true S24O fashion, I decided to stay very local and hit First Landing State Park in Virginia Beach. It’s only about 7 miles from
I’ve been visiting False Cape State Park for over twenty years doing day trips with the mountain bike as well as a few hikes and trail runs. It’s a great place and, considering it’s only about 15 miles south of the Virginia Beach resort area, makes for a quick getaway and escape from the city.