Get Outdoors this Spring with Virginia State Parks
Take the 90 over 90 Pledge!
Pleasejoin us in pledging toaverage 90 minutesa day outdoors over 90 days from March 21 through June 21.Take an active approach to getting some outdoor time this spring.You'll marvel at how you, your family, and nature come alive this springand you'll be ready to tackle even more outdoor fun in the summer.
These anglers are getting in their outdoor time! Take the pledge and average 90 minutes outdoors over 90 days!
You can start your outdooradventures in Facebook page.We are here for you and we want you to spend more time outdoors.
Averaging90 minutes outdoorsover 90 days is a reasonablepledge.It is only 8,100 minutes or just 135 hours of outdoortime over 90 days.That amount of time is less than a 7-day weeklong vacation atVirginia State Parks.It equals less than15single day outings filled with hiking, biking, picnicking, and swimming.
Most Virginia State Parks have traditional playgrounds and some parks like James River State Park even have natural playscapes
Consider the cost of visiting a major amusement park when looking atthe Virginia State Parks nature programs looking for real wildlife in its natural habitat.
For a lot less than $100, you can take a Virginia State Parks.
Most guided canoe and kayak trips are less than $10 per person. However, False Cape State Park(pictured) is $20 per person but includes a tram tour through Back Bay Wildlife Refuge and portions of the park. The paddling season starts in April in southeast Virginia.
Not sure how to get started? Start at our website here.
Instead of watching cartoon shows on TV featuring animated underwater characters, teach your kids how to go crabbing and show them where real crab cakes come from!
Once you make a decision to visit. Be sure to read the blog article about 10 ways to let your children play at Virginia State Parkshere.
Pledge to do your 90 over 90 this springat Twitter!