Welcome to our Outdoor Adventure, Featured Adventures Section! We hope you find something you will enjoy…
Fly Fishing School, February 28th (9-5pm)
(18+,10+ with adult) Have you ever seen someone elegantly casting a fly rod or watched the movie ‘A River Runs Through It’ and thought “I wish I could do that”? Well now is your opportunity. Come out for a full day of entry level fly fishing instruction. Topics will include gear to get you started, knots, choosing flies, basic entomology, casting, reading the water and will conclude with some time fishing a local stream. Rental rods will be included, bring waders or boots if you have them. 1 year Trout Unlimited Membership and Textbook are included in the price. No experience necessary, but a valid VA fishing license is required to fish.
Date: February 28th, 2015 (9-5pm)
Registration Fee: $49
Register By: February 27th
Chesapeake Bay-Sea Kayaking, May 22nd-25th
Historic Mathews County, VA holds one of the most productive estuaries on the bay. Beginners and experienced paddlers will explore the many treasures these western shore creeks and waterways hold. Prior to the trip, we will learn basic paddling techniques here, and you can take these skills out on the Mathews Blueway Water Trail and the bay itself. We will also visit the bay’s third oldest lighthouse, New Point Comfort, and enjoy wonderful Chesapeake Bay cuisine. All lodging, two meals per day (excluding dinners), equipment, transportation and leadership are provided.
Le Tour de Roanoke, Gourmet Tour- April 7th, 2015
This will be our 10th Tour and we wanted to do something special…hence, le Gourmet Tour. We will start at Underdog Bikes with a Champagne Toast (provided by Underdog Bikes), head to River and Rail for Appetizers, ride along the greenway to Local Roots for a charcuterie assortment and then downtown to Billy’s for your choice of dessert. $40 Fee includes your guide for the evening and the food selections. Don’t forget to BYOB (bring your own bike) or rent from Underdog Bikes for a discounted rate!
Date: April 7th, 2015 (6-8:30)
Registration Fee: $40
Register By: April 3rd
Le Tour de Roanoke- May 12th, 2015
Enjoy an evening of cycling and dining at Roanoke’s greatest local eateries. You will be accompanied by fellow cyclists/foodies to take a sectional tour of the city, stopping at each featured restaurant and sampling the best they have to offer. In total you will ride approximately 5 miles in roughly 2.5 hours and have sampled appetizers, entrees and desserts at a different restaurant. Fee includes your guide for the evening and the food selections. Don’t forget to BYOB (bring your own bike) or you may rent a bike from UnderDog Bikes located at 1113 Piedmont Street SE, 24014.
Date: May 12th, 2015 (6-8:30)
Registration Fee: $25
Register By: May 8th
Le Start… Le Pedal…
Le Appetizer… Le Entree…