Read the latest issue for free here On the cover: Greensky Bluegrass performs at the 4848 Festival at West Virginia's Snowshoe Mountain Resort. Photo by Dylan Langille Departments Field ReportSnake bites are on the rise in the South PerspectiveMore beginners are exploring the outdoors. Let’s welcome them. The StudioA photographer explores the intersection of art and science. Out and BackIf you want to bring employees back to the office, add adventure incentives. GoodsThe right gear to make festivals more fun. Trail MixNew music from the Head and the Heart and Chatham Rabbits. Features Best of the FestsOur guide to the top festivals in the Blue Ridge. Camper QuizWhere’s your ideal campsite? Take our quiz and find out. Upcycling Used GearCreative adventurers are reducing the number of climbing ropes and bike tubes headed for landfills. Georgia’s First National Park?Inside the efforts to create the first national park east of the Mississippi co-created and co-managed by the Indigenous people who once inhabited the land. Backcountry BartendingMix these quick and easy drinks in the wild. Special Sections Camping the Southeast Outdoor Happenings Contest Win a Camping and Gear Giveaway!