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Yes, Black People Like Camping
May 1, 2018

Yes, Black People Like Camping

There’s a common misconception that black people don’t love wild places. Latria Graham, a southerner with deep connections to farms, rivers, and forests, says the problem isn’t desire but access—and a long history of laws and customs that have whitewashed our finest public lands.
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The Adventure Therapy Cure for  Sex-Trafficking Survivors
May 1, 2018

The Adventure Therapy Cure for Sex-Trafficking Survivors

When you take former sex-trafficking victims into the wilderness for a few days of roughing it, know this: they’ve seen worse. Florence Williams goes on a trip organized by Atlanta-based She Is Able and learns that one size of adventure therapy does not fit all.
Yeah, Urban Thru-Hiking Is a Thing
May 1, 2018

Yeah, Urban Thru-Hiking Is a Thing

An energized group of explorers are bringing the spirit of wilderness through hiking to American cities. Record-breaking distance trekker Liz Thomas and others are altering how we see urban spaces and inviting folks new to the outdoors along for the fun.
Fishing Saved Chad Brown's Life
Jun 16, 2015

Fishing Saved Chad Brown's Life

Chad Brown put down a gun and picked up a fly-fishing rod. The Navy veteran turned gear designer now wants kids and vets to heal each other on the great American waters that saved his life.
Reshaping Conservation
The Tribes vs. Donald Trump
May 1, 2018

The Tribes vs. Donald Trump

Last December, when the Trump administration announced its decision to shrink Bears Ears National Monument, a crack team of Native American attorneys armed themselves with a lawsuit that ensured tribal voices will lead the legal battle to overturn it. Abe Streep reports on a historic case that will reverberate for generations.
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