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April 2023: Outdoor Family Issue

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On the Cover: Photo by Kurt Schachner/courtesy of Snowshoe Mountain Resort


Field Notes

If your pack is too heavy, you need a gear “shakedown.” 

Field Report

Two ultrarunners set Fastest Known Time on South Carolina’s Palmetto Trail.

The Goods

The best gear for kids. 

The Out and Back

I’m done trying to be elite. It’s ok to be an alright guy.

Trail Mix

New tunes from Jason Isbell and Wednesday.


Hiking with Babies

Trail-loving parents share tips for hiking with little tyke.

Wild and Quiet

Find some peace and solitude on these lesser-known backpacking routes.

The People’s River

The South River Water Trail is restoring Atlanta’s forgotten river.

Take Your Pic

A pro cyclist turned wildlife photographer offers tips for taking great pics. 

Neighborhood Adventures

Caring for an aging parent keeps an avid explorer close to home.

Faces of the James

While doing research for his new guidebook, an author is inspired by the strangers he encountered along Virginia’s iconic river.

Go Outside and Play Guide

We did the planning for you—here are six go-to Adventure Itineraries

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