Monthly Archives: November 2010

Chincoteague & Blackwater National Wildlife Refuges

Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge is located on Assateague Island in Virginia. It is one of the top wildlife refuges in the U.S. and one of the most visited.  Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge is located near Cambridge, Maryland, about 1.5 hours … Continue reading

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Autumn in Blackwater Falls State Park, West Virginia

We visited Blackwater Falls State Park in October 2010.  Blackwater Falls is located in Canaan Valley, near the town of Davis, West Virginia.  The fall color was at its peak in the canyon and around the falls.  Blackwater Falls is … Continue reading

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Black Bears in Shenandoah National Park

Shenandoah National Park is one of the best places in the U.S. to see black bears in their natural habitat!  There are estimated to be 300-500 bears in the park, making it one of the most densely populated areas for … Continue reading

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