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An Odyssey Into America's Dog Obsession

One man and his canine pal cover 13,000 miles in 32 states to discover just how strong our relationship is with man's best friend.

Hannah Weinberger
Aug 11, 2014

Weekend Escape: Assateague Island

In September, when the nights cool and the mosquitoes follow the RVs inland, the salt marshes of ­Assateague Island National Seashore are perfect for a quick fall paddling escape

Lois Parshley
Sep 27, 2012

The Best North American Beginner Surf Spots

The best beaches for practicing your moves offer gentle waves and a no-pressure atmosphere. Here, over 20 of the best beginner breaks in the country to get your feet wet.

Ben Marcus
Jan 5, 2006

Strand Us Here

Is a great beach more than a gazillion grains of sand mixed with sun and water? You bet. Here, the 15 best for families.

Stephanie Pearson
Jun 28, 2002

Delmarvelous

Sampling sea and shore along Chesapeake Bay

Todd Scantlebury
Jun 27, 2002