Daily Dirt: Bristol Fisherman Wins Award, Cycling Center in N.C., J.H. Whitley Acquires Confluence Watersports

23 Apr 14
Daily Dirt: Bristol Fisherman Wins Award, Cycling Center in N.C., J.H. Whitley Acquires Confluence Watersports
This week's Daily Dirt features news on a Bristol man's big award, a cycling center in Winston-Salem, and a new chapter for Confluence Watersports.

Trail Mix: Sam Morrow Speaks

23 Apr 14
Trail Mix: Sam Morrow Speaks
Now living in Los Angeles, Sam Morrow is set to release his new record, Ephemeral, this month. It’s a record that saved it’s writer. Of that there can be no doubt. Just a few years ago, Sam found himself struggling through addiction. All the while, he remained firmly tethered to his music. Music saved his life and he made this record.

Enduro… or as I like to call it, Enduro™

Enduro… or as I like to call it, Enduro™
Enduro — or as I like to call it, Enduro™ — is the new race format sweeping the mountain bike scene. Or is it a rehash of the leftover Super D someone forgot in the fridge way too long ago? Is it the lifestyle racing that mountain bikers can easily grasp as the closest thing […]

2014 French Broad River Festival Almost Upon Us

22 Apr 14
2014 French Broad River Festival Almost Upon Us
The 17th annual French Broad River Festival in Hot Springs, N.C., is coming up next weekend May 2-4, and this could prove to be the best year yet in the long history of this growing tradition.

Trauma Tuesday: Mountain Biking Wipeouts

22 Apr 14
Trauma Tuesday: Mountain Biking Wipeouts
Trauma Tuesday: Mountain Biking Wipeouts features some messy crashes and burns high up on the mountains.

Race Ahead: Bearwallow Beast 5k Trail Run

21 Apr 14
Race Ahead: Bearwallow Beast 5k Trail Run
Located near Gerton, N.C., panoramic view of surrounding mountains, local craft brews, and music from Brushfire Stankgrass reward those who make it to the top.

Tenkara Fishing and Canyoneering in the Blue Ridge

21 Apr 14
Tenkara Fishing and Canyoneering in the Blue Ridge
Blue Ridge Outdoors contributor Graham Averill, BRO's Dusty Allison and Tenkara USA's Daniel Galhardo teamed up with Pura Vida Adventures and braved temps in the 30s and pouring rain to catch North Carolina native brook trout from tiny pools this weekend.

Mountain Mama: Transform Your Daily Grind

21 Apr 14
Mountain Mama: Transform Your Daily Grind
Follow these three steps to add more joy to your work life.
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