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Nation’s First 360-Degree Map of an Entire River Charting Right Now on the James River

Oh, the mighty James River. It’s America’s Founding River, an RVA lifeline and our community’s anchor. And for the first time in history, the James is being captured in a 360-degrees view of all its flowing glory! Thanks to local organizations James River Association (a Rocketts Landing–based organization), RichmondOutside.com and Terrain360, the entire 348-miles-long James River is currently being mapped with 3D panoramic pictures — which is a first for any river in the United States. The project traveled right along Rocketts Landing, and intrigued with their story, we had to find out more! Continue reading Nation’s First 360-Degree Map of an Entire River Charting Right Now on the James River

Acadia trails launched on interactive trail website Terrain360

Internet users around the world can now experience the beauty of Acadia National Park through Terrain360.com, an innovative website that allows people to explore outdoor destinations through interactive maps and 360-degree images.

Photographers from Terrain360 — a Virginia-based company — visited Acadia at the end of July to document several popular trails in the park, and the results were launched on Terrain360.com this week. Continue reading Acadia trails launched on interactive trail website Terrain360