Justin Forrest

Justin Forrest is an outdoor writer, fly fishing addict, and co-founder of Narrative North—based in Asheville, N.C. He posts pictures of cats and fishing on Instagram sometimes.

Author Articles

Lovely, Dark, and Deep: Riding Snowshoe’s Deepest and Darkest Trails

Shawn Cassel of Snowshoe Mountain and Brice Shirbach of Pinkbike collaborated to make this short film about riding the deepest and darkest trails from the...

Sugar Mountain’s Revamped Downhill Mountain Bike Park

On June 30, and after a $300,000 investment, Sugar Mountain has reopened its doors to mountain bikers. Along with their classic technical terrain, the park...

Fridays on the Fly: 5 Best Fly Fishing Subscription Boxes

What do beef, razors, clothing, bacon, carnivorous plants, and fly fishing gear have in common? You can get boxes of them delivered to your...

Pipe Bomb Found and Detonated in Pigeon River

The Fourth of July is known for fireworks and explosions, but the last thing we think of when celebrating the birth of our fine...

Dane Jackson’s Spring Cleaning

Every year, East Tennessee native Dane Jackson returns home to organize a two-day river cleanup, promoting environmental responsibility and paddling. If you're into whitewater, then...

Trail Tech: 5 Apps To Plan Your Next Hike

These days, the whole point of going out in the woods might be to get away from technology, but these apps will help you...