September 2016

Bikepacking 101

By Jess Daddio | 16 Nov 17
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Combine biking and backpacking for the ultimate outdoor adventure. Bikepacking guides share tips, tricks, and their favorite regional trips.

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Are Mountain Lions Back in the Blue Ridge?

By Laura Ingles | 26 Sep 16
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Experts weigh in on recent mountain lion sightings and whether the cats are repopulating the eastern states.

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Woman on a Mission

By Eryn Gable | 20 Sep 16
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Maryanne Hitt Leads the Charge to Stop Big Coal.

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The Brewathalon

By Graham Averill | 19 Sep 16
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A team of beer-loving adventurers combine biking, paddling, and breweries (along with an inflatable doll) in a three-day outdoor challenge.

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Fridays on the Fly: 5 Pros from the Blue Ridge Fly Fishing Scene Share Their Secrets

By Travis Hall | 16 Sep 16
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Meet five colorful characters from the Blue Ridge fly scene, including a one-armed fly-tying angler, a classically trained musician, and a fly fishing tattoo artist.

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Trail Mix: Three from the Triangle

By Jedd Ferris | 15 Sep 16
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New Music from North Carolina Roots Acts Chatham County Line, Mandolin Orange, and Hiss Golden Messenger.

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Trust the Hike

By Laura Ingles | 13 Sep 16
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A youth hike leader and her cadre of rain-soaked teenagers discover life lessons that only the trail can teach.

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The Future of Water

By Jess Daddio | 12 Sep 16
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How will climate change affect fishing and paddling on your favorite regional river?

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Gear Fit for a King

By Graham Averill | 07 Sep 16
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Charlottesville pro cyclist Ben King shares his go-to gear.

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Half Ton Thru-Hike

By Tiffany Narron | 01 Sep 16
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Seth Orme was out hiking in Franklin, N.C. one afternoon when he started picking up little pieces of trash along the way.

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The September Issue of Blue Ridge Outdoors is Live!

By BRO Staff | 31 Aug 16
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Bikebacking Basics, Fish Pro Secrets, Mountain Lions Return to the Blue Ridge and Much More!

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