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Rocky Fork Preview: Appalachia at its Finest

The 10,000-acre watershed is home to the region's cleanest water, rarest species, most secluded hiking and biking trails in the region, and a new state park. It also could be home to a controversial new RV park and road if park developers have their way. Two new resources provide new insights into this spectacular spot in Southern Appalachia.

Quick Hits: National Parks get Trashed during Government Shutdown

Plastic straws are officially banned in D.C. On January 1, 2019, Washington, D.C. became the second major U.S. city to ban plastic straws in restaurants...

Biker Crash: Hit and Flipped

Tom Tedesco, a Virginia Commonwealth University student and a Trip Leader for the Outdoor Adventure Program there, had his easy going Saturday flipped on...

Quick Hits: Zombie Deer + Armadillo Invasion

Chronic Wasting Disease in deer spreads to Tennessee Wildlife officials in Tennessee are implementing an emergency plan after at least 13 deer in Fayette and...

Fighting For the Outfitters

Outfitters from around the country convened in Daytona Beach, Fl. at the beginning of December to swap stories, learn tips, and catch up with...

Quick Hits: Doctors Prescribe Hikes + New Life for Old Coal Mine Sites

University of Washington research indicates doctors may someday prescribe hikes Researchers at the University of Washington have embarked on research that could one day allow doctors...