Forest Fire Forces North Carolina State Park Closure

A fire that started last Saturday has spread across North Carolina’s Pilot Mountain State Park, resulting in a park closure and round-the-clock, multi-agency mitigation...

Virginia Department of Wildlife Resources Partners with Brewery to Launch New Internship Program

Last month, Devils Backbone Brewing Co. and the Virginia Department of Wildlife Resources (DWR) announced the launch of the state agency’s first-ever paid student...

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The Fall 2021 Go Outside and Play Guide

Special Advertising Section No matter the season, there’s always somewhere to go outside and play in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast. As you’re planning your next...

Craft Mead in the South

Easy to brew, this versatile drink made from fermented honey is gaining popularity in the Southern craft scene. Becky Starr and her husband Ben first...

2021 Top Adventure Towns: Readers Select Best Hubs for Outdoor Recreation in the Blue Ridge

The Blue Ridge boasts plenty of towns with backyard trails and waterways, along with thriving communities that help create access to the outdoors. To...

November 2021: The Top Towns Issue

Read the latest issue for free HERE Departments Field ReportExplore North Carolina’s newest state trail in the rugged Hickory Nut Gorge. The StudioInspired by her native West...

Arc’teryx | Agrium Hoody

Sure, this warm, incredibly packable jacket may cost a bit more than your standard puffy—but we guarantee you will own it far longer. It’s crafted with both performance and sustainability in mind with RDS-certified, 850-fill European white goose down and Bluesign-approved synthetic insulation that provides plenty of loft and bounces back in a hurry after you have scrunched it down into your pack.
 

Don’t Make These Backpacking Blunders

Common Beginner Mistakes to Avoid in the Wild Heading into the backcountry without the appropriate preparation can make you uncomfortable, but it can also be...

Four Under-the-Radar Fall Escapes in the South

You’ve hit the crowded, big-name parks like Great Smoky Mountains or famous mountain towns like Asheville. And yes, those places are busy for a...

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