| Feb 19, 2014
| 2:52 PM
Disney Cruise Line has been sailing to Alaska for several years, but 2014 will bring a new nine-night cruise that calls on Sitka, Alaska.
Today, Disney Cruise Line Port Adventures Manager Arnaldo Zanonato announced details of some of the port...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 4:11 AM
GLOUCESTER — Funding for a state park on the York River and Aberdeen Creek that's been nearly nine years in the making is being sought by local legislators to begin constructing amenities to include trails, camp sits and cabins and coveted water...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 8:52 PM
In this age of environmental awareness, boaters have come a long way thanks to fuel-efficient hull designs and low-emission motors.
There are even greener ways to get out on the water and both ends of the spectrum are on display at the Miami...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 1:00 PM
At the request of Gov. Martin O'Malley, the Maryland General Assembly is considering legislation to expand 14 of Maryland's existing wilderness areas and add nine new ones, increasing by nearly 22,000 acres the state's Wildlands Preservation System ("...
| Feb 15, 2014
It wasn't a picture-perfect day for outdoor exploring.
In the midst of a recent cold snap, temperatures were in the 40s, the sky was overcast and a drizzling rain soaked the boardwalks at Rainbow Springs State Park in Dunnellon. Only a handful of people...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 5:20 AM
My bike ride on the Richland B&O Trail in north-central Ohio got off to a pretty shaky start.
I pulled into the trailhead parking lot off state Route 97 between Bellville and Interstate 71 in southern Richland County. Several other bicyclists were there,...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 7:37 PM
EDEN, N.C. — Pete Harrison dipped his kayak paddle into a gray stain on the bank of the murky Dan River. He pulled out a sticky gob 4 inches thick.
"That's pure coal ash," he said.
Harrison, a lawyer with the Waterkeeper Alliance, was kayaking...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 5:42 PM
MOUNTAIN PINE RIDGE FOREST RESERVE, Belize — As Hummingbird Highway carves away from Belize's resort-laden sands, pavement dissolves into rutted dirt tracks and the dense jungle canopy starts to press in from all sides. The tallest buildings pushing...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 2:13 PM
Kevin McClarren brought his son to the Baltimore Boat Show on Thursday, and 7-year-old Nathan was antsy and fidgety until they found the American Fly Fishing Schools' Simul-Cast Pond in the back of the Baltimore Convention Center.
While Al Zlata, a...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 8:46 AM
Anne Arundel County
Abrakadoodle Art Education
June 23-Aug. 22
Art camps for children at local convenient locations. The most comprehensive art program that...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 6:21 PM
European river-cruising, a rarity among American travelers 20 years ago, continues to grow rapidly on the waterways of the continent, with dozens of vessels on the water, more being built and some companies expanding into Asia and beyond. Along the way,...