Ellen Kanzinger

Author Articles

The Power of an Invitation

On the Trails with Black Girls Hike RVA We all have that one person who first took us hiking...

If You Give a Town a Trail

Communities across the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast are building more trails than ever as citizens look ahead to the future of local outdoor...

Biking Boom

Since spring shutdowns, cycling has become extremely popular. For those finding a new passion for pedaling, we asked seasoned riders of road,...

Colorful Getaways

Fall Escapes on the Byways and Blueways of the Blue Ridge As the humidity finally gives way to cooler...

Rise of an Industry

Blue Ridge Athletes and Experts Discuss the Evolution of Outdoor Recreation  “Ecosports are here to stay,” then editor John...

Back to the Beginning

A Q&A with the Founders of Blue Ridge Outdoors Each of us seeks out the mountains and the waters...