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June 2013


Pedal Power: Best Long Distance Rides in the Blue Ridge

The BRO guide to the best long-distance rides on road and trail.

The French Broad River Threatened By Toxic Waste

The scintillating, curvesome French Broad River—a source of drinking water and recreation for millions—is threatened by toxic waste.

Beyond the Edge: Life and Death on the River

The tale of living to paddle and death on the river.

The Notch: Creek Boating for the First Time

Our new travel editor, Jess Daddio, is a top-notch whitewater paddler, but she wasn't always a bomber boater. Here she describes one of her first class-IV runs.

Kayak on the Fly

Fly fishing from a kayak is a smarter, steathier approach.

Lynne Cox: Cold Water Queen

Lynne Cox has swum in the coldest, most remote places on earth. What is her secret? (Hint: It’s not just her physiology.)