Ellen Kanzinger

Author Articles

Best of the Blue Ridge 2020

The sun rises over Grandfather Mountain. Photo by Best of the Blue Ridge photographer winner Leslie Restivo. DISCLAIMER: We...

Colorful Trails: The Intersection of Art and Nature

Sachi Rome's "If I were a Bird (looking for Peace)," located on the Atlanta BeltLine. Photo by The Sintoses, reprinted with permission...

Women’s Wednesday: It’s a Mother-Daughter Thing

Rosie Koskovich got her start doing trail maintenance with the Ozark Trail Association in Missouri. She was a long time hiker and...

Clearing the Path: Behind the Scenes with the Trail Maintainers

Photo by Ellen Kanzinger Whether a trail is one mile or 1,000 miles, in a city or in...

Mountain Getaway Guide: Unique Lodging of the Blue Ridge

The Thorny Mountain Fire Tower in Seneca Rocks State Forest, W.VA., offers accommodations 65 feet off the ground.

Back in the Saddle

Ellen Kanzinger rides her bike around the neighborhood. Photo by Rachel Stone A Newbie Bike Commuter Faces Her...