Even if the journey is the destination, the Chesapeake Bay has many great places to see and visit. After a great day of sailing here are some of our favorites.
Smith and Tangier Islands, an easy day sail from Reedville.
The target ships
Onancoke, Va. on the eastern shore. www.onancoke.org
Across the Potomac to St. Mary’s City, Md. www.stmaryscity.org
Yorktown, Va., where the Revolutionary War ended. www.yorkcounty.gov/tourism
Cape Charles, the mouth of the bay http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M55hQttmZPs
Norfolk and the Nauticus Museum. www.nauticus.org
The Great Dismal Swamp, use Safari as a”mothership” for a kayak expedition. www.dismalswampwelcomecenter.com
Starting on the Alexandria waterfront, a two day trip down the Potomac to Reedville.
And of course Ocracoke… www.ocracokeweb.com