Kayaking the Shenandoah River

Today Whitney and I headed west to do a day trip from Washington DC and kayaked the Shenandoah River.  We rented kayaks from the Down River Canoe Company, which were pricey at $39/ea, but it did include the transportation 12 miles up river, which gave us just over 5 hours of kayaking time when you… Continue reading Kayaking the Shenandoah River

Washington DC Trip – Day 2

Today we woke up a bit behind schedule and rushed to the airport.  We caught the Amtrack into Washington DC, which was a short trip, pretty cheap ($18) and surprisingly comfortable.  That took us to Union Station, where we purchased a rail pass, and would use the subway for transportation the rest of the day.… Continue reading Washington DC Trip – Day 2