September 2011

Blue Ridge Parkway Highlights

By Graham Averill | 01 Sep 11
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Blue Ridge Outdoors - Blue Ridge Parkway Highlights Map

The Blue Ridge Parkway is full of expansive views, cultural waypoints, and natural wonders. Check out this list of the highlights.

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Roanoke, VA

By Jedd Ferris | 31 Aug 11
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Blue Ridge Outdoors - Happy Trails - Roanoke, VA

There’s not much an outdoor junkie can’t do in Roanoke.

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25 Years of Widespread Panic

By Jedd Ferris | 31 Aug 11
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Blue Ridge Outdoors - Front Porch - Widespread Panic

Before taking an indefinite hiatus, the Southern rockers are blowing it out.

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New Idea

By Graham Averill | 31 Aug 11
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Blue Ridge Outdoors magazine - New Idea: Proposal for the New River National Park

A grassroots proposal aims to turn mining sites into the New River National Park.

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Fat Dad Challenge

By Graham Averill | 31 Aug 11
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Blue Ridge Outdoors - The Fat Dad Challenge

In a community of super-fit athletes, one author comes to terms with his own physical mediocrity.

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The Ultimate Tourist

By Graham Averill | 31 Aug 11
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Blue Ridge Outdoors - September Gear - Multi-day bike tour gear

Key items for a multi-day bike tour.

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Top Ten Toughest Trail Runs in the Blue Ridge

By Jedd Ferris | 31 Aug 11
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Blue Ridge Outdoors magazine - Dirty Deeds: Toughest Trail Runs in the Blue Ridge

It takes strong legs and an iron will to get you over the hills and through the woods at these toughest trail races in the Blue Ridge.

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101: Intro to Climbing

By Graham Averill | 31 Aug 11
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Blue Ridge Outdoors - 101: Intro to Rock Climbing

Crucial info to help you rock your first climb.

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Does Cycling Cause Impotence?

By Graham Averill | 31 Aug 11
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Blue Ridge Outdoors - Does Cycling Cause Impotence?

Riding a bike certainly doesn’t help your sex life.

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Trailhead Shorts: Adventures, Ultra Race of Champions and a 5K World Record

By BRO Staff | 31 Aug 11
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Blue Ridge Outdoors - Shorts: News and notes from around the region

News and notes from around the region.

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Hiking Class

By Graham Averill | 31 Aug 11
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Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine - Hiking Class

Middle schoolers embark on a simulated cross-country trek.

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Energy Miles

By BRO Staff | 31 Aug 11
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Blue Ridge Outdoors magazine - September - Energy Miles

Elite Harrisonburg, Va.-based rider Jeremiah Bishop is ready to host a race of his own.

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Minority Report

By Suemedha Sood | 31 Aug 11
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Blue Ridge Outdoors magazine - Minority Report

Why are minorities largely absent from the outdoors?

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Q&A: Sasha Digiulian

By Graham Averill | 30 Aug 11
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Q&A with Sasha Digiulian, one of the strongest climbers in the country.

She’s the strongest climber in the country, and she just graduated from high school.

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The First Recreation Forest

By Graham Averill | 30 Aug 11
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North Carolina designates Dupont State Forest the state's first Recreational Forest.

North Carolina designates Dupont State Forest the state’s first Recreational Forest.

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