Road Team

As the official road team for Blue Ridge Outdoors and Elevation Outdoors Magazines, getting people excited to go outside and play is our job. Follow along as we take our commitment to the outdoors to the next level by working, playing, and living on the road.. #liveoutsideandplay

Peer Pressure

By Jess Daddio | 13 Jan 15
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What happens when your boss uses peer pressure to convince you to ski your first black diamond run? Well. You just do it.

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Oh the Places You’ll Go

By Jess Daddio | 08 Jan 15
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My top 11 list of places I’d like to visit in 2015. Have any suggestions? Leave a comment!

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A Solo Mission

By Jess Daddio | 06 Jan 15
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A solo mission to celebrate 2015 ends not with a bang but with a whimper. Check out my 6 resolutions for the new year!

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A Look Back at 2014

By Jess Daddio | 31 Dec 14
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One year ago, the Live Outside and Play project was just an idea, a seemingly unrealistic dream of a 20-something-year-old with an itch for something more.

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Road Life 101

By Jess Daddio | 22 Dec 14
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You can follow Travel Editor Jess Daddio at LiveOutsideAndPlay.com.

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Own It

By Jess Daddio | 11 Dec 14
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How a lot of stress and a little fly-fishing helped me realize why it’s important to own your time and find stillness in life.

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Because It’s There

By Jess Daddio | 26 Nov 14
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“Because it’s there.” The words of George Mallory help me reason why we put ourselves through seemingly futile feats, like riding up Snowball Hill.

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The Things I Carried

By Jess Daddio | 21 Nov 14
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I take a good hard look at the things I (unnecessarily) carried in my passenger seat for the past 7 months.

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Halfway Home

By Jess Daddio | 14 Nov 14
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204 days of living on the road means I’m over halfway home! Check out ten moments from the road that never made it on the blog…until now.

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The Act of Rediscovery

By Jess Daddio | 11 Nov 14
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A float down the South Fork of the Holston River teaches me the beauty that can be found in the simple act of rediscovery.

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Me, My Bike, and I

By Jess Daddio | 05 Nov 14
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From riding horses to giving thanks for pain – oh the things that come to mind when it’s just me, my bike, and I.

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BRO-TV: Live Your Adventure

By Jess Daddio | 31 Oct 14
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Sometimes, I’m frustrated that I’m not some rad athlete globetrotting the world, but Eddie Bauer helped remind me why it’s important to live your adventure.

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Kentuckybound

By Jess Daddio | 29 Oct 14
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This past weekend, “Team West Virginia” and I headed south, Kentuckybound and down to hop on some of the world’s most iconic routes in the Red River Gorge.

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Making a Difference

By Jess Daddio | 24 Oct 14
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A comment from a reader makes me revisit my childhood-conceived concept of how to go about making a difference in this world.

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Beer For Gear

By Jess Daddio | 21 Oct 14
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Meet Theresia Hinton, an Asheville Millennial whose Beer For Gear event combines adventure with doing good.

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