Rock Climbing in Charlottesville

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Adventurers, thrill-seekers, and outdoor enthusiasts are right at home in the rolling hills and mountains of Charlottesville. However, with colder days approaching, adrenaline junkies will soon be confined to the indoors. But don’t worry! For those who love all things adventurous or those who want to try something new, you’re in the right place. Charlottesville is home to both a … Read More

Hit Your Stride This Fall with the Best Running Gear

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As the humid days of summer come to a close, and the brisk fall air approaches, it’s the perfect time to get into running! Whether you’ve run through the heat, or you want to start something new, it’s important to have good running gear. Although there is plenty of high-quality running gear out there — from shoes, to clothing, to … Read More

Hit the Greens at Golf Courses in Charlottesville

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The lush, rolling hills of Charlottesville make it a prime location for golf courses. Sprawling green fairways and beautiful country clubs are the perfect backdrops for a round of golf. Whether you have time for 18 holes or prefer to hit the driving range for a quick bucket of balls, there are plenty of golf courses in Charlottesville.  Birdwood Golf … Read More

Paddle Boarding in Charlottesville with Rivanna River Company

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Once an ancient Hawaiian sport, paddle boarding has become increasingly popular over the past decade. Paddle boarding isn’t just reserved for the beach, either. You can pretty much paddle on any large body of water, including rivers and lakes. Similar to a surfboard, you stand on the paddle board while using a paddle to propel yourself forward. Not only does … Read More

Barre Studios in Charlottesville That You Need to Try

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A challenging combination of ballet, yoga, and pilates, barre is a form of exercise that can help improve flexibility, tone muscles, and improve core strength. Barre will give you a complete full body workout that will definitely make you break a sweat. The great thing about barre is that it is low impact — meaning that you will get a … Read More

Best Hiking Trails Near Charlottesville

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Charlottesville may be known for its abundance of breweries and vineyards, but did you know that some of the best hiking trails in Virginia are located near the charming town? Before you head out to taste some refreshing beer, be sure to check out some of the area’s hiking spots to enjoy the Blue Ridge Mountains first hand. The mountains … Read More

Spinning Studios in Charlottesville

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Are you looking for a fun new way to get some exercise in without running on the dreaded treadmill? Then give spinning a try! There are several spinning studios in Charlottesville, all within close proximity to Arden Place’s luxury apartments. Spinning, a form of indoor cycling, is a killer workout that will leave you drenched in sweat. Stationary bikes may … Read More

Staying Hydrated: Tips & Tricks

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Ever since you were little, you’ve been told to drink your water. As a kid, you may have resented drinking your daily dose of H2O, but water is an essential part of any healthy diet! Whether you prefer ice-cold water or like it room temp, staying hydrated is vital to keep your skin glowing and your body working the way … Read More

Hot Yoga Studios in Charlottesville

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Namaste! Have you recently been experiencing stress and need a way to unwind and relax? Yoga is not only a great way to get some exercise in, but it also helps relieve stress. But what about hot yoga? Whether you are a passionate yogi or want to try something new, hot yoga offers a fun and challenging twist on traditional … Read More