Images from the Outdoor Adventures Issue — September-October 2020

Deal Island, MD

Photo by Jay Fleming

For 60 years, iconic skipjacks have raced in the waters of Tangier Sound during Labor Day weekend. This year’s festival was postponed due to Covid-19, but a smaller race of 10-12 skipjacks is scheduled for September 26 at Long Wharf in Cambridge.

Gargatha, VA

Photo by Jay Fleming

The sun sets brilliantly on a pair of surfers who’ve just paddled back to shore after a full day of riding excellent waves in the Atlantic Ocean.

Wachapreague, VA

Photo by Jay Fleming

A boater navigates one of the many small creeks that empty into Swash Bay — one of five bays connected by area marshland that boasts hundreds of tiny tributaries.