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Three court decisions are a sign of the power of protest

After months of trespassing and hiding from rangers, two hikers completed the Appalachian Trail in June. Their sagas raise questions about what it means to be outdoors in the United States right now.

During a week of historic decisions, the Supreme Court decided that an energy company can drill under the Appalachian Trail

Lucy Parks found trail culture far from fully accepting but refused to let fear stop them from thru-hiking the AT

From Hawaii to the Swiss Alps, what are the epic trips that nobody else is doing? We found a few.

Forget haunted houses and corn mazes. Head out to the woods instead, where the real scares await.

America's parks are confronting the past in an effort to create more inclusive wilderness spaces

Because demoing bikes and gear, exploring great locations, and celebrating afterward with new friends, craft beer, and music is way more fun than riding alone

Believe it or not, there’s still time for you procrastinators to make the most of the last weekend of summer

I'm worse at it than your average tortoise, and yet I persist. Why? Miseries and all, there's no better foundation for my physical and mental health.

There was something about Primland that made Emily Nunn see red—a lavish and expensive outdoor Xanadu situated near her beloved Virginia hometown. Then she went there and had... a pretty good time. Blame the trout stream and the 400-thread-count linens.

After one hiker was killed and another wounded after a weekend attack on the AT, many are asking why something wasn't done about James Jordan sooner

There are more than 10,000 different state parks across the country, many of which have terrain that rivals any national park

New emails reveal how the U.S. Forest Service caved to Dominion Energy in its quest to build a disruptive pipeline along the Appalachian Trail

It's easier than ever to jump on a bus, bike, train, or trolley to climb, paddle, hike, and camp

Hugo was the worst hurricane to ever hit the U.S. Florence could be worse.

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