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Old 07-18-2016, 11:33 AM   #1  
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Default Trout Streams near IAD or Where Should I Live

Hey Y'all.

Any insight on a town driving distance to IAD that features trout fishing? The wife and I are looking for a change. Basically, as close to a ski/mountain town feel as possible, as in lots of outdoorsy stuff going on and hopefully some good food etc.

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Fly fishing.
Hiking/Running trails.
Good schools.
(Please Lord) affordable.

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Old 07-18-2016, 12:05 PM   #2  
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Maybe Cumberland, MD or Deep Creek Lake. You'd also find some places in West Virginia. We don't say y'all around here.
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Hey Y'all.

Any insight on a town driving distance to IAD that features trout fishing? The wife and I are looking for a change. Basically, as close to a ski/mountain town feel as possible, as in lots of outdoorsy stuff going on and hopefully some good food etc.

Factors:
Fly fishing.
Hiking/Running trails.
Good schools.
(Please Lord) affordable.

Thanks all.
If this is what you're looking for you should move to Denver...
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If this is what you're looking for you should move to Denver...
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Affordable
Or less unaffordable.
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Old 07-19-2016, 12:46 PM   #6  
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Thanks for the input guys. (the Y'all think was not referencing anything geographic)

I'm looking for the ski town 'feel' obviously not going to find any 14k peaks out East.


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Any Richmond folks here?
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Any Richmond folks here?
Have fun driving on 95.
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CHO or ROA. No mountain feel in RIC.
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There's a small stream over by Midway filled with blind mullet.
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Mt Holly Springs and possibly Boiling Springs PA. Yellow Breeches is a famous fly fishing stream. Winter driving over south mountain and the traffic on 270/70 might be a factor. Both towns are near Harrisburg and Carlisle PA.
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