Ellen Kanzinger

Author Articles

Our Own Adventure

Exploring Local Creeks, First-Time Campouts, Long-Distance Treks, and Trail Maintenance—Four Families Share How They Go Outside and Play Together in the Midst of the...

Inspired by Nature

Manipulating Moss with Bri’Anna Horne When an artist uses nature as a subject, time, in its constant march forward, is present in every piece. The...

Racing into 2021

How Event Directors and Athletes are Preparing for Another Uncertain Season of Competition The weather was terrible, the kind that makes an already tough 100...

Breaking Barriers to Entry

The Tennessee-based Abundant Life Adventure Club Leads Outings Focused on Creating a More Inclusive Community in the Outdoors. Sitting by the waterfall, Tiffany Lipscomb deliberately...

2021 Best of the Blue Ridge

Our Tenth Annual Readers’ Choice Awards Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine’s tenth annual Best of the Blue Ridge Awards includes over 100 categories that highlights readers’...

Searching for Remnants of the Past

Relic Hunter Evan Woodard Recovers What’s Lost and Forgotten From unmarked railroad spurs and children’s toys to more common items like oyster shells, glass bottles,...