Ellen Kanzinger

Author Articles

Where Do We Go from Here?

Outdoor recreation advocates, event producers, and retailers discuss how the pandemic is affecting outdoor recreation in our region and where the industry...

Adventures in Isolation

Staying Active Outdoors in the Age of Social Distancing  Across the Blue Ridge and around the world, people came...

On the Water – 2020 Southern Paddling Guide

As summer heats up, there’s no better way to cool down than exploring the waters of the Blue Ridge. With increased access...

How to Safely Go Outside 

Photo by Ellen Kanzinger As states begin to lift restrictions and parks are reopening, we encourage folks getting outside...

Top Marks

2020 Adventure College Contest Winners A West Virginia University student on one of...

Invasion of the Invasives

The spotted lanternfly is a landscape-level invasive pest, feeding on more than 70 plant species. Photo by Lawrence Barringer, Pennsylvania Department of...