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Layering 101: How to Stay Warm and Comfortable in Cold Conditions

Layering 101: How to Stay Warm and Comfortable in Cold Conditions
The arrival of cold weather doesn’t mean you have to abandon your favorite outdoor activities and wait until the return of warm weather before…
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A Guide to Fall Foraging in the U.S.

A Guide to Fall Foraging in the U.S.
It’s September, and the coming of fall equals an abundance of autumnal harvest…in the woods. Foraging is currently all the rage at top…
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5 Beautiful Scenic Hikes in Kentucky

5 Beautiful Scenic Hikes in Kentucky
Kentuckians take a lot of pride in the wilderness and preserving the natural world for future generations. After all, Kentucky is one of the most…
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5 Energizing Hikes in Kentucky

5 Energizing Hikes in Kentucky
There’s nothing more exhilarating than being out in the great outdoors and challenging yourself with a brisk hike in one of Kentucky’s…
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5 Great Hiking Trails in Kentucky

5 Great Hiking Trails in Kentucky
Hiking unfamiliar trails that have long been admired and loved in Kentucky are part of the state’s hidden treasures. For excellent,…
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5 Amazing Weekend Fall Hikes Across the U.S.

5 Amazing Weekend Fall Hikes Across the U.S.
The warm days and crisp, cool nights of autumn make the perfect conditions for a weekend hiking and camping excursion. There is nothing quite like…
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4 Easy Ways To Enjoy Mountain Biking On Your Vacation

4 Easy Ways To Enjoy Mountain Biking On Your Vacation
If you’ve been on a vacation to an outdoor destination in the past few years, you’ve likely noticed a new phenomenon: cycle paths, single…
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10 Tips For Going Ultralight on the Trail

10 Tips For Going Ultralight on the Trail
One of the hottest trends in hiking and backpacking over the past few years has been the shift toward going ultralight on the trail. Typically, this…
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Pack Your Backpack the Right Way in 5 Easy Steps

Pack Your Backpack the Right Way in 5 Easy Steps
Learning how to properly pack a backpack is a true art form that every outdoor enthusiast should master. Whether you’re heading into the…
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Hiking Boots—Six Great Choices Your Feet Will Love

Hiking Boots—Six Great Choices Your Feet Will Love
Proper footwear is one of the many keys to a successful hike. Here are six boots that will coddle your heel and arches while performing admirably on…
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Antler Hikes-A Fun, New Way to Day Hike with Kids

Antler Hikes-A Fun, New Way to Day Hike with Kids
Taking your family on an antler hike puts a new twist on spring day hikes and sharpens everyone’s abilities to observe what’s around them…
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Backpacking the backcountry

Backpacking the backcountry
The backcountry: An isolated or remote area that only the most intrepid of campers will retreat to. Skipping out on the designated campsites and…
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Hiking safety in the winter

Hiking safety in the winter
If solitude is what you’re after, winter hiking can be very enjoyable. Most hiking trails are never crowded during the colder months. If you…
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Holiday gift ideas for hikers

Holiday gift ideas for hikers
The holidays are the perfect time of year to get all of the equipment the hiker in your life has been dreaming about! From trekking poles and…
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What you need to know for securing an emergency rescue

What you need to know for securing an emergency rescue
Vin T. Sparano, as excerpted from Complete Guide to Camping and Wilderness Survival RESCUE The survivor can dramatically improve his chances of…
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Events Near Freeburn KY

Christmas on the Country Music Highway Half-Marathon and 5K

Saturday, Dec 1, 2018 at 8:00am
Paintsville, KY
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R.K. Hindman Gun Show

Saturday, Feb 16, 2019 at 9:00am
Knott County Sportsplex
Leburn, KY
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Logan Area, WV

Logan Area, WV
Saturday, Mar 2, 2019 at 5:00pm
Wilkinson, WV
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Southwest Virginia, VA

Southwest Virginia, VA
Saturday, Mar 9, 2019 at 4:00pm
Oakwood, VA
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Clinch Mountain Longbeards, VA

Clinch Mountain Longbeards, VA
Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 at 5:30pm
Richlands, VA
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Jack Martin Chapter,WV

Jack Martin Chapter,WV
Saturday, Apr 6, 2019 at 5:00pm
Pineville, WV
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Mingo Beards & Spurs, WV

Mingo Beards & Spurs, WV
Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 6:00pm
Delbarton, WV
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