As travel editor for Blue Ridge Outdoors magazine, getting people excited to go outside and play is my job. Follow along as I take our commitment to the outdoors to the next level: working, playing, and living on the road for one year. #liveoutsideandplay

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 Day 1 at the #RedRiverGorge! The climbing, colors, and community here are spot on! #liveoutsideandplay
Making a Difference
A comment from a reader makes me revisit my childhood-conceived concept of how to go about making a difference in this world.
Beer For Gear
Meet Theresia Hinton, an Asheville Millennial whose Beer For Gear event combines adventure with doing good.
Why Women Need Women
What's better than a weekend spent adventuring? A weekend spent adventuring with your girlfriends.
My Own Worst Critic
A semi-failed sunrise mission teaches me a lesson about being my own worst critic.
Suck It Up
"Go big or go home, don't be afraid of failing, and suck it up." My advice to a group of college sophomores comes in handy this weekend.
Just One More Time
"Just one more time," the infamous last words of a goober trying to surf. Aka, me.
Meet-Up, Hike Out
Some photos from our time at Snowshoe's Freefall Festival. Great weekend to meet-up, hike out, and soak in the fall foliage of West Virginia!
Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine

Your guide to hiking in the Southeast, biking in the Blue Ridge and Appalachian adventures from the Highlands to the Piedmont.