Snake Bites Are on the Rise in the South

Snake bites are on the rise in Southern states, particularly North Carolina. In 2018, the state reported the highest number of snake bites in...

Camper Quiz: Find the Perfect Spot to Pitch a Tent 

Finding the right campsite isn’t always easy. So we’ve created a quiz to match you with the ideal place to sleep under the stars....

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A Bigger Tent

More beginners are exploring the outdoors. Let’s welcome them. I remember when I started educating myself on all things outdoors. It was before the proliferation...

2022 Blue Ridge Festival Guide

Festivals are back. After two years of cancellations and capacity reductions, many of the best events in the Blue Ridge are set to make...

Women Rock Powersports | International Female Ride Day

One writer finds healing during International Female Ride Day, the global movement to empower women who drive motorcycles, ATVs, and other motorized off-road vehicles. Alone...

Hiker Rescued After Falling Headfirst into Outdoor Toilet

Losing your phone stinks—just ask the woman who had to be rescued from a public toilet while trying to retrieve hers. Local fire departments...

Petzl | IKO CORE

Weighing only 79 grams, The IKO CORE features a patented AIRFIT headband that requires very little compression for a stable fit. Made of hydrophobic and semi-rigid materials the AIRFIT headband doesn’t absorb rain or sweat and is easily adaptable right out of the box into a freestanding lantern and is collapsible for storage. This 500 lumen headlamp is optimally balanced because of the rear-mounted battery pack and doesn’t require a bulky pig-tail cable. Sold with the Petzl CORE rechargeable battery, the IKO CORE is designed around the HYBRID CONCEPT that allows standard AAA batteries to be used without an adapter.

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