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Video: BMX Olympic Trials

More Videos:<a href="http://www.blueridgeoutdoors.com/content/August-2008/Video:-Fontana-Cliff-Jumping/">Cliff Jumping</a> | <a href=&q...
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Video: Fontana Cliff Jumping

More Videos: <a href="http://www.blueridgeoutdoors.com/content/August-2008/Video:-BMX-Olympic-Trials/">Olympic Class BMX</a> | <a href=...
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GOV’T MULE : MIGHTY HIGH

Warren Haynes—Asheville native, guitar legend, member of the Allman Brothers Band and his own Gov't Mule—is the catalyst behind what has become the hottest ticket on the Asheville music scene: the Warren Haynes Christmas Jam.
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HAPPY TRAILS

MOUNT LECONTE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS &#8233; NATIONAL PARK N.C./TENN. Hiking in the winter gives a whole new perspective to the backcount...
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BIKE BATTLE

<strong><a href="http://www.blueridgeoutdoors.com/bike_battles/bikebattles.php">Click here for photos by Vanessa Emery of USA Cycling Collegiate Mountain Biking Nationals.</a>
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Switchback

SWITCHBACK Should locals keep certain trails a secret from the masses? ONLINE RESULTS YES 72% NO 28% Local trails are the l...
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Outdoor Heroes

Meet five inspiring individuals from the Southeast who left a &#8233; lasting impression on the outdoor world in 2007. SEAN SWARNER&#8233; ...
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CAMPFIRE

Share your outdoor storys 'round the Campfire, a new BRO department featuring reader tales from the trail. Write about your experiences on topics listed below...
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The Highlight Reel

BEST OF BLUE RIDGE OUTDOORS ’07 We polled our readers and asked our staff to select their favorite photos, articles, quotes, and events that appeared in ...
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ASK THE EXPERTS

Does trail running make me slower?&#8233; —Lisa Flores, Washington, D.C.&#8233; In a word? Possibly. Trail running, integrated into a carefu...
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Worst of the Outdoors 07

TOP FIVE BLUE RIDGE BUMMERS BY JEDD FERRIS 1. POWER PLANTING &#8233; Green awareness is at an all-time high in 2007, but so is energy use. ...
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Blue Ridge All-Stars

THE TOP &#8233; ATHLETES OF 2007 SUE HAYWOOD &#8233; COMEBACK KID&#8233; In 2004 Sue Haywood’s Olympic dreams were shattered a...