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April 2011


Best way to travel downriver?

Take part in our Switchback question and you'll be entered to win a camping setup from Blue Ridge Mountain Sports!

Weight Watchers

Ultralight gear for backpackers who aren’t ready to sacrifice comfort.

Can CrossFit Make You a Better Runner?

A growing number of runners are turning to CrossFit Endurance (which combines CrossFit with some running) to get faster and run farther while avoiding injuries associated with over-training.

Ask the Experts: Backpacking

From the proper footwear, to packing a tent, to shelter etiquette, all your backpacking questions answered by the people who know what they're doing.

Bluegrass Boater: Paddling Champ Haley Mills

Haley Mills shared the ups and downs of pro kayaking while she prepares for the World Freestyle Championships to be held in Germany this June.