On the Cover: Max Patch, a scenic bald mountain in western North Carolina. Photo by David Simchock; David Simchock Photography (DavidSimchock.com)
Heather Anderson sets a speed record in Shenandoah National Park.
What I learned riding a cheap hardtail.
Hit the trail with our picks for the best new hiking gear.
New tunes from Wilco and Explosions in the Sky.
Couples that have thru-hiked the Appalachian Trail together offer advice.
Pull some serious trout with this European fly fishing technique.
National Geographic wildlife photographer Drew Rush shares his secrets.
A trip in the Great Balsam Mountains is full of rookie mistakes.
The South has many great long trails that aren’t the A.T.