Your four-legged family members are always welcomed in Virginia Beach and we want them to enjoy a paw-sitively perfect vacation with you! From the ocean to the bay, and all the dog parks and hiking trails in between, whether swimming, hiking, fetching or joining you for a stand-up paddle SUP boarding lesson, we love seeing coastal pets make the most of their visit. Before you travel, be sure to familiarize yourself with the seasonal restrictions and as always, be mindful of keeping your fur-baby on a leash and cleaning up after them. Before Memorial Day and after Labor Day weekend Allowed on public beaches and boardwalk area anytime. Pets are limited to frolic on the north end of Virginia Beach above 42nd Street and the south end of Virginia Beach in the Sandbridge area before 10 a. During the summer season, dogs are also allowed on the boardwalk from 6 a.
Richmond is the capital of the Commonwealth of Virginia, with roughly years of history. This history, definitely includes robust LGBTQ activism that pushed the envelope and fought for equal rights in the former southern capital. Activists like Shirley Lesser fought the existing sodomy laws that still existed in the eighties and didn't give up.
Virginia offers hundreds of thousands of acres of land for remote camping in state and national parks and forests. Most areas require a permit, available free or for a small fee. Before you set out, brush up on your Leave No Trace basics, purchase a bear resistant canister for your food and let someone know where you're headed.