Looking for the toughest running challenges in the South? These eight ultras will take you to the edge.
It took ten years of dedication and backbreaking work, but the Tennessee Wilderness Act finally passed in December. How did conservationists pull it off—especially in this political climate?
Two nine-year-olds and their parents spend a weekend on the slopes with a professional guide from Snowshoe. The biggest lesson of all: keep it fun.
New programs in the South are making the camps more accessible, affordable, and adventurous for kids of all ages.
In one of its newest state park, Tennessee plans to build a large road on a steep mountainside in Rocky Fork, home to some of the wildest and most pristine lands in Appalachia.
Courtney Dauwalter RAN 279 Miles in Big Backyard Ultra and outlasted all but one competitor.
The ultra-motivated Hardrock champ, Iraq vet and adventurer discusses the sources of his inspiration.
What happens when a massive $6 billion pipeline tries to cross an iconic footpath? In a modern-day David vs. Goliath showdown, the trail wins.
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Canyon Woodward runs the Appalachian Trail across frosty Max Patch, N.C.
Photo by Justin Costner
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