A kayaker makes his way down a waterfall at Great Falls Park in Virginia on Monday, Nov. 12, 2012. The park was free to the public in honor of Veteran's Day weekend, and with the mild weather and a day off of work, lots of people came out to enjoy some fresh air. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

Photo by: BARBARA L. SALISBURY

A kayaker makes his way down a waterfall at Great Falls Park in Virginia on Monday, Nov. 12, 2012. The park was free to the public in honor of Veteran's Day weekend, and with the mild weather and a day off of work, lots of people came out to enjoy some fresh air. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)