March 2014

Let the Fly Fishing Season Begin

By Beau Beasley | 23 Mar 14
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The trees have shaken off their snowy mantles. It’s that time of year again, the fly fishing season. Check out these lesser known streams to start the spring off right.

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Kelly Parham: Giving Part of Yourself

By Graham Averill | 22 Mar 14
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Kelly Parham is a 57-year-old bike shop owner, husband, and father of two who donated a kidney then rode 3,000 miles on his stationary bike.

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Laid-back Lodging for Outdoorsfolk

By Aaron Bible | 22 Mar 14
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Here’s a look at our top hippie lodging picks in the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic for all you dirtbags out there.

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Whiskey Nation: Small Batch Whiskeys Made in the Blue Ridge

By Graham Averill | 21 Mar 14
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In the last few years, several craft distillers in Virginia and North Carolina have begun producing small batches of whiskey, bourbon, and rye that have been winning awards and winning over the palates of whiskey aficionados.

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A Tail of Two Teresas: Dogs that Save Lives

By Jess Daddio | 17 Mar 14
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Two Teresas share more than just a name and an occupation. Check out their stories on two dogs that not only changed their live, but saved another.

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Winter Paddling Wonders

By Charli Kerns | 17 Mar 14
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While hibernating inside seems like the perfect way to spend winter, here are a few things you’ll discover if you opt for some winter paddling instead…

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Spring Into Beer: Pairing Local Seasonal Beers with Food

By Graham Averill | 13 Mar 14
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Our spring beer guide features eight exciting seasonal releases and suggestions for local foods that pair well with each beer. Cheers!

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Being Buddy Backpacker

By Jess Daddio | 13 Mar 14
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Five-year-old Christian Thomas—a.k.a. Buddy Backpacker— recently became the youngest person to hike the entire Appalachian Trail.

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The March 2014 Issue of Blue Ridge Outdoors is Live!

By BRO Staff | 04 Mar 14
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The March 2014 issue of Blue Ridge Outdoors magazine is live and on newsstands now across the region. Fly Fishing, beer, and dogs. What more could you want?

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