Outdoor+Travel

4 Hot Drinks for the Chilly Trail
Outdoor+Travel

4 Hot Drinks for the Chilly Trail

by Anna Fletcher Well folks, it’s officially December – winter is coming! Asheville has already seen its first snowfall, and we are all gearing up for more to come. The plunging temperature and increasing threat of snow mean one thing:  hiking, camping and backpacking are all about to get coooold! And [...]

A Beginner’s Guide to Longboarding
Outdoor+Travel

A Beginner’s Guide to Longboarding

***Note from ENO:  Drew Lewis is a longboarder and adventurist who is embarking on a journey from Atlanta, GA down to the East Coast Greenway with the goal of breaking Rob Thomson’s World Record of Longest Journey by Skateboard – 7,555 miles. With his longboard as his only form of [...]

7 Simple Rules of Dating a Surfer
Outdoor+Travel / Outdoors Tips

7 Simple Rules of Dating a Surfer

by Justin Fricke aka JustinTheWeekendWarrior Disclaimer: This is meant to be some sort of a humorous manifesto of dating a surfer. These are only a few of the lessons learned and heard over the course of 15 years and should be taken with a grain of salt. I’m not singling women [...]

Ultralight Backpacking
Outdoor+Travel

Ultralight Backpacking

by Samarth Vasisht  Ultralight backpacking is a branch of backpacking that has grown tremendously over the past 5 years, especially with the advent of new, lighter and stronger materials. Ultralight means a lot of different things to different people; but it’s important to keep in mind that staying “ultralight” is more [...]

Twelve Days of Winter Camping Equipment
Holiday Wishes! / Outdoor+Travel

Twelve Days of Winter Camping Equipment

by Ted Levin The holidays are coming; and while others are singing the “Twelve Days of Christmas,” campers will be crooning to this version: On the first day of camping, My true love sent to me A hammock to tie to a tree! Believe it or not, there really is [...]