QUICK HITS

Richmond plans to build 360-mile trail network Thief steals same bike twice Push-up world record Deer trips runner at cross-country race

CONTRIBUTOR QUESTIONS

Once a month we throw our contributors for a loop with a question about their lives in the outdoors. This time around we inquired about their New Year’s resolutions!

THE DIRT

Coal baron convicted Cancer Survivors Conquer Whitewater

TRAIL MIX

Shovels & Rope’s Surprise Cover Album

GREAT DANE

22-year-old Dane Jackson had a Big Year. What’s on the Horizon Line in 2016?

BEST OF THE BLUE RIDGE

Our eighth annual readers’ choice awards highlight your favorite outdoor destinations, organizations, businesses, people, and events.

SEEING IN THE DARK

Four dark-sky parks in Appalachia offer some of the starriest skies in the South.

IGNITE THE NIGHT

Explore new adventures after dark by moonlight (or headlamp). Night rides, runs, and paddling trips transform the outdoor experience.

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