Skip to main content

Skidmore Reservoir, Virginia






On gorgeous clear day 6/29/2015, the hubby & I went to "Skidmore Reservoir, Virginia" to kayak & to see if the claim on this website was true... "If you would like to fish in one of the most beautiful places in the Commonwealth, then Skidmore Reservoir is the place for you."


Please take a listen to this vlog. We did talk to a local who said this reservoir is normally very quiet and no one around. For some reason this day there was a big girl group there, at least 20 or more. Guess we will have to get back there when it is more calm. it's 118 acres. We are not fisher-folks, but we love a gorgeous lake, reservoir or any kind of body of water. So fun!! What do you think, is this reservoir living up to the claim?  Beth ( :

Comments

It's gorgeous there! I thought it looked peaceful, but I had the speaker turned off. :-)
eileeninmd said…
Hello Beth, it does look like a pretty place. I love the views of the water. Sorry your quiet time was ruined. Great post and photos. Have a happy day!
What a beautiful place to kayak just beautiful. Hug B
It is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful places I've seen!
Lynn said…
It is beautiful reminds me of home (West Coast Canada) , I do love the tip of your red canoe!!
William Kendall said…
Very pleasant! I can see its appeal.
Missy George said…
Gorgeous..You are so lucky to be able to enjoy this beauty
Ruth Hiebert said…
This is certainly a beautiful place.
TexWisGirl said…
sweet blues.
Stephanie said…
Gorgeous views!
Looks just wonderful. Was it a large group of girls, or a group of large girls? Perhaps it was a hen party?!
Beth said…
Beautiful photos, Beth! Hope you are enjoying your summer; it's almost over. :(
Cheryl @ TFD said…
It's very beautiful! That is just my luck...having a peaceful time disturbed by a bunch of giggly girls. lol! Hope it wasn't too bad. Have a nice weekend!
Junkchiccottage said…
Very pretty. So happy you stopped by to read the Spotlight feature today because now I have found your blog. I am a new follower through email. Love your sweet blog.
Kris
Linda said…
All that blue water! Thanks for sharing!

Popular posts from this blog

Fort Clinch State Park, Florida

Fort Clinch State Park, Florida

Just a hop, skip and a jump away from the campsites ...u get this beachfront view, so peaceful. I really enjoy beach walking, it is like you can hear yourself thinking, u can shake out all the silliness and just be YOU! Hey, God it's me Beth (he's showing off you know, I think he does that 'cause he know I have my camera, was that not nice of him? so cool!!) ...I'm 40 any time you wanna slap, ((I know you don't believe in violence, but sometimes it is needed when we are completely not listening or just missing the point??!)) me across the face and tell me what the heck to do, I am ready??! I am able and willing? You are probably super busy, dealing with other silliness going on. I am probably doing okay ... compared to others. I get it ... I'll keep my ears open. Promise! Tell all my loved ones hi, I miss them. Lately, I have been really miss my Grandma, and my Great Aunt. Hope they are treating u good??! Life is good. Bring Spri…

Kayaking it

We really lucked out to go kayaking on this trip while we were staying at Davy Crockett State Park, TN. So you know ... I have yet to fall out of my kayak .... KNOCK ON WOOD ... knock on your head ...whatever!! My hubby this kayaking trip slipped once going into this kayak right off the bat and then the kayaking completely flipped over ...it was a real COLD adventure ...fun but so so cold. & our camping friends ...who don't go kayaking often were wanting to help the hubby but I had it under control ...I had water come up and over the kayak ... I am guessing that would be a good reason to have a skirt on your kayak. Wonder if I could do that on my kind of kayak? Not sure ...but it was so so cold. We made it back all in one piece. 
Thank you for stopping by today. Hope you did enjoy your visit. Thank you for your comments and friendship. ENJOY YOUR DAY!! Be Well & Be Blessed!! Beth ( :

Bicycle Museum of America, Ohio

The Bicycle Museum of America, 7 West Monroe St. New Bremen, Ohio, 45869, (419)629-9249 - http://www.bicyclemuseum.com/
So many bikes, so many unique ones to see and just drool over. Are you a bike fan? If you can remember your childhood, what was the must have bike of that year, I bet it is here in mint condition. So fun!! Harley Davidson made bikes, not just Harleys??! Who knew? So many creators, just so so much history. Are you a history buff, I don't remember all these dates, maybe you could or can? Thank you for stopping by today. Hope you are well. Take Care!!! Beth ( ;