Jess Daddio

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SHOWDOWN AT SNOWSHOE: UCI MOUNTAIN BIKE WORLD CUP FINALS

The biggest event in mountain biking returned to American soil this weekend at Snowshoe Resort.  Mother Nature was...

The Eastern Mountain Lion Mystery

Rumors abound that the cat is back—or that it never left.

(L)earn-a-Bike

In Harrisonburg, Va., bikes are helping sentenced juveniles find a new path. In Harrisonburg, Virginia, when you’re a juvenile charged with a misdemanor, you end...

No Snow? No Problem: 12 Snowless Winter Adventures

Southern Appalachian winters can be woefully devoid of snow, but opportunity for winter adventure is always plentiful.

Bikes for Refugees

In 2015, a photo of the lifeless body of three-year-old Aylan Kurdi, who drowned while he and his family were attempting to cross from...

20 Years of the Shenandoah Mountain 100

Gonnnng. Gonnnng. Mallet in hand, Shenandoah Mountain 100 race director Chris Scott pounds on a gong swinging from his handlebars at 5 a.m. Within...