Old Town Farmers’ Market, Rusty Kennedy/Visit Alexandria. 1 FARMERS’ MARKETS Find these outdoor markets across the Capital Region, where fresh produce and locally made crafts are for sale. 2 FROLIC IN A FOUNTAIN Cool off in DC with a sprint through Georgetown Waterfront Park’s spray fountain or at various splash pads around Baltimore. 3 BICYCLE TOURS Pedal around DC with a guided bicycle tour that covers the White House, Washington Monument, Vietnam Memorial and other popular sites. 4 SEGWAY TOURS Several Segway touring companies offer guided excursions to top attractions in DC, Annapolis, Baltimore, Alexandria and Richmond. 5 TRAPEZE SCHOOL Soar through the sky by learning the art of trapeze at TSNY’s Washington, DC studio. 6 CLIMB THE WASHINGTON MONUMENT STEPS Get a workout by climbing the 897 steps to the top of this American icon. 7 MARATHONS & RACES Select from dozens of themed 5Ks, half-marathons and full marathons held annually in DC and cities throughout Maryland and Virginia. 8 HORSEBACK RIDING IN ROCK CREEK PARK Join a gentle horseback riding tour through the forests surrounding the nation’s capital. 9 WHITEWATER RAFTING THROUGH RICHMOND Need to stray out of the city for this wild ride! Richmond’s James River offers a wide variety of rafting opportunities. Hold on to your hat! 10 YOGA HIKES Choose an urban or nature hike led by a yoga instructor for a cardio-based experience in DC and Rosslyn, Virginia. 11 WICKED HISTORY TOURS IN BALTIMORE Take a guided tour of Baltimore’s scandalous past, which includes stops where the city’s most infamous characters once lived. 12 STAND-UP PADDLE-BOARDING IN VIRGINIA BEACH Kayak along the Atlantic coast and take in the excitement of Virginia Beach’s famous boardwalk. 13 TAKE FLIGHT AT RELENTLESS WATERSPORTS On a water-propelled jetpack at Relentless Watersports and sail through the friendly skies above Ocean City. Silver Spring Ice Skating Rink, Clark Vandergrift/Visit Maryland. 14 OUTDOOR ICE SKATING Rent skates and hit the ice at Veterans Plaza’s rink in downtown Silver Spring, Maryland or Reston Town Center in Virginia.
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