PEOPLE

Interviews, profiles and discussion with the leaders and experts of the outdoor industry and those making an impact on the outdoors.

30 Under 30

Blue Ridge Outdoors spoke with 30 people from across the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast, 30 years and younger, who are driving the next generation of outdoor leader...

My Year On The Streets

The Hard Truths of Homelessness I came to Asheville for the mountain biking. I had a communications degree and worked in advertising as a commercial photograph...

Why Am I Up Here?

A Tree-Sitter’s Perspective From 50 Feet Above the Mountain Valley Pipeline. I've lived in the Blue Ridge Mountains for most of my life, often taking for grant...

Chasing Mitchell

Who was Elisha Mitchell—the man who first summited the highest mountain in the East—beyond the short, terrible span of his final moments? In April, I walked up...