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So Long Winter - Wintergreen Holds Annual Splash & Dash (Video Included)

So Long Winter – Wintergreen Holds Annual Splash & Dash (Video Included)

[ 0 ] March 22, 2015

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia In what’s become an Ode to Winter, the annual Splash & Dash (or Pond Skimming) was held this past Saturday at Wintergreen Resort. This year’s event included 45 contestants. Thanks to David Brokamp for the video above. Danny Watson of Nellysford successfully makes it over the pond this past Saturday […]

Wintergreen Nature Foundation's Festival Of Trees Begins : 11.21.09

Wintergreen Nature Foundation’s Festival Of Trees Begins : 11.21.09

[ 1 ] November 21, 2009

Devil’s Knob The Trillium House Nelson County, Virginia Hard to belive in just a few short weeks Santa arrives! Folks are getting in the spirit with Wintergreen Nature Foundation’s 11th Annual Festival of Trees. The event runs though next weekend allowing people the chance to actually bid on the trees, wreaths and other Christmas decorations […]

Wintergreen Snow Sports Team Getting Ready For Winter! : 11.10.09

Wintergreen Snow Sports Team Getting Ready For Winter! : 11.10.09

[ 0 ] November 10, 2009

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia Though the slopes don’t have any snow just yet at Wintergreen Resort, they’ve already had a tiny snow back in mid-October. That was just enough to get everyone in the spirit for the upcoming season! Our Paul Purpura, also a ski instructor at the resort, was at this past weekend’s […]

Winds High Up Bring Down A Tree Across Wintergreen Drive : 10.24.09

Winds High Up Bring Down A Tree Across Wintergreen Drive : 10.24.09

[ 0 ] October 24, 2009

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia Winds gusting as high as 35 MPH up at Wintergreen kept crews busy early Saturday morning. The winds knocked down this tree across Wintergreen Drive at Mountain Inn Loop just past the fire department. Not to worry, they had it cut up and moved out of the way quickly! View […]

2nd Annual Chili Cook-Off and Fall Foliage Fest : 10.18.09

2nd Annual Chili Cook-Off and Fall Foliage Fest : 10.18.09

[ 0 ] October 18, 2009

Devil’s Knob Wintergreen Nelson County, Virginia With snow later that night, The 2nd Annual Fall Foliage Fest & Chili Cook Off was more like a Winter festival! But perfect weather to be judging chili! This past weekend’s event was held inside The Trillium House at The Wintergreen Nature Foundation. See you at next year’s 3rd […]

Football Season Opener Tough For Nelson Against Buckingham : 9.5.09

Football Season Opener Tough For Nelson Against Buckingham : 9.5.09

[ 1 ] September 5, 2009

Lovingston Nelson County, Virginia The pre-Fall evening was perfect as The Nelson County High Governors kicked off the season here at home Friday night. Our Paul Purpura hopped down off of the mountain to grab these shots of the game. Unfortunately, the excitement of the crowd wasn’t enough to help the home team score. The […]

Weekend 5K & Orchestra As Part of Performing Arts Summer Music Festival  : 7.20.09

Weekend 5K & Orchestra As Part of Performing Arts Summer Music Festival : 7.20.09

[ 0 ] July 20, 2009

Wintergreen Nelson County, Virginia The Summer Weather could have been better for the 5K Walk-Run Sunday, hosted by Wintergreen Performing Arts. It just one of over 200 events that continues until August 2nd. Our Paul Purpura grabbed these shots from the race and other events taking place over the weekend as part of the festival. […]

St. Andrews Legion Pipes & Drums Fill The Air Over Wintergreen : 7.18.09

St. Andrews Legion Pipes & Drums Fill The Air Over Wintergreen : 7.18.09

[ 0 ] July 18, 2009

Wintergreen Resort Nelson County, Virginia With a bit of crispness in the air this weekend, it was a perfect time for the St. Andrews Legion Pipes and Drums from Richmond to perform in the mountains at Wintergreen Resort. The afternoon performance is part of Wintergreen Performing Arts’ Summer Music Festival. Our Paul Purpura grabbed these […]

Summer Music @ Humpback Rocks Mountain Farm Along The Blue Ridge Parkway : 6.29.09

Summer Music @ Humpback Rocks Mountain Farm Along The Blue Ridge Parkway : 6.29.09

[ 0 ] June 29, 2009

Humpback Rocks Nelson/Augusta County, Virginia As June winds down and the hotter days of July get ready to set in, the music series is underway at Humpback Rocks Mountain Farm on the Blue Ridge Parkway. It’s always cool and comfortable up there! Our Paul Purpura made the journey up onto the parkway this past weekend […]

Rainy Weather Starts The Week, But Fantastic Weather Late Week! : 4.20.09

Rainy Weather Starts The Week, But Fantastic Weather Late Week! : 4.20.09

[ 0 ] April 20, 2009

Nelson County, Virginia After some spectacular weather over the weekend, changes moved in last night after dark. Paul Purpura grabbed the weather shot showing the rain clouds moving in at dusk. The first half of the weekend was perfect. Saturday, not a cloud in the sky, and temps in the low to mid 80’s for […]

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