Davis Lakes Blog

Tee Off at a Local Golf Course in Suffolk, Virginia

Posted by Davis Lakes on Apr 11, 2016 2:47:35 PM

Whether you are looking to tee off at a PGA recommended fairway or just a little bogey golf at a local course, Hampton Roads has a course for you. There are more than a dozen places to play a round, and another dozen different driving ranges. Here are a few that are nearest to us at Davis Lakes Campground:

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Topics: Tips, Activities, Technology, Traveling

Virginia Loves Big Birds: Meet 11 Large Species of the Chesapeake Watershed

Posted by Davis Lakes on Feb 26, 2016 12:27:13 PM

Who doesn’t love to see little visitors to our bird feeders? I enjoy watching little birds visit the Vitex tree outside my kitchen window. I regularly get cardinals, eastern bluebirds, tufted titmice, blue jays, house finches, and Carolina chickadees, but they aren’t my only visitors. I’ve seen a Cooper’s hawk on my fence and a Great Blue heron on my pergola. And somewhere nearby is a pair of nesting bald eagles that create huge shadows when they do their fly-bys.

The Chesapeake watershed is the permanent home and to many large birds and the seasonal retreat for others. These include raptors, water, and wading birds. We also have wild turkeys!

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Topics: Eco-Friendly, Tips, Campground, Activities

Backyard Birds: 7 Ways to See More of Them this Winter

Posted by Davis Lakes on Feb 6, 2016 10:00:00 AM

Whether you are year-round RVer, taking an off-season cabin holiday, or are surviving the winter at home, seeing birds out your window can brighten your day. Before the trees or flowers show their first buds, birds are out and actively preparing for the spring.

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Topics: Eco-Friendly, Tips, Campground, Activities

Road Trips with Kids: Caution! This Vehicle Makes Frequent Stops

Posted by Davis Lakes on Dec 25, 2015 1:00:00 PM

Kids and traveling, whether by car, van or motorhome, can be a challenge. To create an enjoyable adventure for the whole family, don't plan the route or the destination(s) in a vacuum. Get the whole family involved and make your trip memorable, make your trip fun, and yes... make it educational.

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Topics: Tips, Activities, Traveling

Camping with Children: 5 Top Tips

Posted by Davis Lakes on Dec 12, 2015 10:00:00 AM

It’s becoming increasing obvious that getting out into nature and unplugging from our daily technology filled lives is imperative for our overall wellbeing. This is especially true for kids. Camping can be a wonderful way for families to reconnect and recharge.

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Topics: Tips, Campground, Activities

Are You Looking For A RV Fall Getaway?

Posted by Davis Lakes on Sep 19, 2014 10:34:00 AM

Do you need to get away for a few days? Just think about spending some time outdoors enjoying the beautiful fall colors, cool temperatures, bonfires,and amazing sunsets. Doesn't that sound relaxing? You can enjoy all of that and more at Davis Lakes Resort. Bring your RV or stay in one of our cozy cabin rentals and enjoy all of the comforts of home while you are away. Not only can you enjoy the scenery and relax but you can also join in on all the fun we have at the resort.

Check out the great events we have coming up this fall.

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Topics: Campground, Activities