Pit Stops: April

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We want to hang out! That’s part of the reason why we hit the road in the first place. Check back on our blog and social media handles regularly for updates on when and where we’ll be near you, but in the meantime, browse through our April schedule for event presences and meet-ups this month.


April 9
Tallulah Fest: Long Creek, S.C.
Join us April 9th in Long Creek, South Carolina for some of the Southeast’s most classic whitewater paddling and hum-dinging. Boaters, rafters, and river lovers alike will find themselves stitched amongst an enthusiastic river-loving community!

LOAPMeetUp_2016_1April 10
Meet-Up #1: Chattooga River Clean-Up: Long Creek, S.C.
After a weekend of foot stomping and stout crushing, meet Jess and Adam at the Blue Ridge Outdoors Tent/Van for a shuttle to the Chattooga River to cleanup some of the more heavily impacted sections of the river. The first 25 participants that sign up will receive a pair of Farm to Feet socks and also the satisfaction that comes from giving back!!

April 15—17
Down by Downtown: Roanoke, Va.
Square dancers and marathon runners of all ages are invited to join Jess and Adam at the 2016 Down by Downtown Music Festival held in beautiful Elmwood Park, downtown Roanoke. Down by Downtown is held in conjunction with the Blue Ridge Marathon kicking off the morning of Saturday April 16th. Catch a show at the Elmwood Park Amphitheater, Friday and Saturday, as well as at multiple venues through out town.

LOAPMeetUp_2016_2April 16
Meet-Up #2: Hike for the Stars: Roanoke, Va.
If you’re not participating in the Blue Ridge Marathon, and not too exhausted from a night of dancing, come join Blue Ridge Outdoors and Walkabout Outfitters for a hike to the infamous Mill Mountain Star! Meet us at Elmwood Park at the Blue Ridge Outdoors and Walkabout Outfitters booths (site 10) at 8:15am if interested.

April 30
Meet-Up #3: TBD: Fayetteville, W.Va.
Join us with Waterstone Outdoors in the New River Gorge for a day of play and an evening of rocking out!

April 22—24
Tuck Fest: USNWC, Charlotte, N.C.
This three-day event will be sure to leave you exhausted. No matter what your calling to the outdoors may be, Tuck Fest has it. Come join us at the U.S. National Whitewater Center in Charlotte, N.C., for a bike riding, trail running, and eddy catching good time.

Have questions? Email adam@blueridgeoutdoors.com for more information on any of these events or meet-ups! 


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