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You receive the kind, loving gift of a guided trout-fishing excursion from your wife, there’s some pressure to perform. more

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If you've run a road race of most any distance in the region, you likely know Marion Childress more

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Is it true that if it's not photoed and Stravaed, it never happened? more

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And it's bigger and better than ever! more

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These four towns provide the perfect base for outdoor fun. more

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Top 10 spots, plus a look at harder climbs. more

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Hungry Mother Adventures facility borders the state park. more

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The area’s blend of urban and mountain trails provides an ideal riding environment. more

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Does the threat of a brain-eating zombie make you run faster? more

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Matt Allenbaugh has been on duty out on the Roanoke area’s most-used sections of the Appalachian Trail only since April. The 2005 thru-hiker has been out on trails far longer. more

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For the unenlightened, “problems” are not that at all—they’re places where the likes of Aaron Parlier have mapped out how to climb a boulder. more

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Last laugh: the perils of backyard camping. more

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Helping a Blue Ridge Marathoner, and being amazed at the talent and times around him. more

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Michael Morris

The local runner, marathoner, and hiker climbs Africa's tallest peak. more

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David Hungate

Our writer and three great guides make the case. more

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The mountains are full of great climbing, hiking, biking, fishing and more. And also full of great dining-with-view. Combine the two for great fun. more

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it’s spring—time to get the family outside and into the woods. See our list of 10 great Virginia mountain family campgrounds. more

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Julianne Rainone

Mountain-biker Corey Heitz has undertaken lots of outdoor pursuits, including rowing, running and backpacking. But for the go-to these days, it’s the bicycle out on the trails. more

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The lushness of new-season vegetation, combined with snow-melt high flows in streams and some great views make these five hikes perfect for spring. more

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Outdoor news n' notes from LifeOutside Fall 2014 more

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Get a look at the Quick Strides department featured in the Spring 2016 issue of Life Outside. more

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