June 2012

Trail Mix – June 2012

By BRO Admin | 01 Jun 12
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Check out tasty tracks from Bill Evans, Sonny Landreth, Lettuce and Billy Martin & Will Blades, Chris Smither, Dangermuffin and more!

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Rock ‘n’ roll

By Will Harlan | 01 Jun 12
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Paddling Roll

Upside down and underwater in an overturned kayak.

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Do you support the proposed backcountry fee for Great Smoky Mountains National Park?

By BRO Staff | 01 Jun 12
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Smokey Mountains

Great Smoky Mountains National Park has proposed charging $4 per person per night to camp in the backcountry. Two seasoned Smokies hikers weigh in on the controversy.

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High Five: June 2012

By Jedd Ferris | 01 Jun 12
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June High Five

10 year old rock climbers, bears on TV, Bo Jackson the endurance cyclist and more in June’s High Five.

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Boats and Boards

By Jedd Ferris | 01 Jun 12
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kayaks

Whether you’re seeking wild whitewater or a flat float, check out four rigs for your next wet adventure.

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Southern Superlatives

By Graham Averill | 01 Jun 12
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Southern Superlatives

Where can you find the curviest road, biggest cave, wettest trail, and tiniest Wilderness in the South?

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Triple Play

By Chris Gragtmans | 01 Jun 12
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A paddler attempts three Linville River runs in one day.

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The Math of Summer

By Graham Averill | 01 Jun 12
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Summer SUP

Oppressive heat + paddleboards + riverside bars = summer fun

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Where the Spirit Moves

By Jedd Ferris | 01 Jun 12
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Holy Ghost

Holy Ghost Tent Revival’s journey to rock.

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Float Your Boat

By Chris Gragtmans | 29 May 12
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Float your Boat

The best rivers in the Blue Ridge.

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Squeal with delight on the Chattooga

By Kathryn Stewart | 24 May 12
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chattooga best whitewater

The first river in the South to be designated Wild and Scenic by Congress, the free-flowing Chattooga begins in the Appalachian Mountains of North Carolina as rivulets and rainwater.

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River Right: Special Advertising Section

By BRO Staff | 24 May 12
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River Right

A few of the better destinations and outfitters you should use to explore our local rivers.

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Road Rage

By Robert Grattan | 23 May 12
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Blue Ridge Parkway

Parkway Management Plan Rankles Cyclists

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