Phil Morgan

Author Articles

Kayak Building: To Build a Boat

North Carolina Outdoor Guide and Carpenter inspired by Inuit Craftsmanship In 1950, the Canadian government forciblyremoved thousands of Inuit...

First Descent Paddler: Chasing Waterfalls

Michael John Ferraro bags a first descent of Bearwallow Falls and becomes the fifth paddler to plunge down Looking Glass Falls. If you dig WHITEWATER,...

Neko’s Comeback

How did downhill biking phenom Neko Mulally rediscover his mountain biking mojo? He built a bike park. A torrential downpour is pounding Snowshoe Mountain in...

Ride Centers: The Region’s Best Biking Meccas

There’s a revolution taking place in the world of mountain biking. Moab and British Columbia’s North Shore are no longer the centers of the bike...

Quick Hits: The Snorkeler

Kevin Merrill is changing the way we see rivers. Kevin Merrill is happiest in a clear, flowing stream, poking around an eddy with a diver’s...

Outdoor Personality Quiz: Which one are you?

Dirtbag or drifter? Endurance geek or yogi? Urbanite or survivalist? Our 17-question quiz will reveal which outdoor personality you most resemble.