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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 A new episode of #BROTV dropped today. Check out the multimedia recap of my weekend in the #RedRiverGorge by clicking the link in my profile. #liveoutsideandplay #travelky #kystateparks #climbing
This past weekend, "Team West Virginia" and I headed south, Kentuckybound and down to hop on some of the world's most iconic routes in the Red River Gorge.
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.
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.