A wildlife biologist in Great Smoky Mountain National Park recently discovered a sow black bear and three of her cubs denning 50 feet off the ground inside the hollowed out cavity of an old growth buckeye tree.
Have you checked out the results of this year's Best of the Blue Ridge? Snowshoe Mountain Resort won "Best Ski Resort" in the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic, so we sent a team of winterites with our travel editor, Jess, to find out why.
In 2012, Eric Thompson suffered from a spinal cord injury that has since left him bound to the confines of a wheelchair. Yet that hasn't stopped this former ski patroller and raft guide from staying active in the outdoors.