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  1. A Quick & Dirty Guide to the Best Biking in Gaston


    Filled with scenic country roads, rugged singletrack, and urban bike trails, Gaston County, North Carolina features plenty of cycling options perfect for endurance athletes, weekend warriors, families with kids in tow, and everyone in between.

  2. 10 Reasons to Stay in Gaston County on Your Next Charlotte Business Trip


    If kayaking alongside great blue herons or running through forested trails sound like a good way to end your workday, then choose Gaston County as home base for your next Charlotte business trip.

  3. An Insider's Guide to Crowders Mountain State Park


    Crowders Mountain State Park is a nugget of natural beauty amid the explosive growth around Charlotte, North Carolina. Expect to find incredible hiking, mountain biking, and paddling—plus some of the best scenic views of the region.

  4. An Insider's Guide to the Catawba River


    The Catawba River in Gaston County, North Carolina, is one of the top paddling destinations in the region. You can paddle more than 30 miles on the designated Catawba River Blueway, which are easily navigable by kayak, canoe, and stand-up paddleboard.

  5. Your Guide to a Multisport Weekend in Burke County

    Charlotte, Winston-Salem

    Your guide to hang gliding, hiking, biking, paddling, and more in North Carolina's Burke County.

  6. Crappie Fishing in Lake Wylie


    Lake Wylie, which straddles the border between North and South Carolina, features a healthy crappie population that draws anglers from all over the southeast.

  7. The Gaston County Bucket List


    Ready for some adventure in 2017? These events in Gaston County, N.C., will put your body to the test in a spectacular setting.

  8. 7 Rookie Mistakes Beginner Mountain Bikers Should Avoid

    Birmingham, Huntsville, Mobile, Montgomery

    If you're getting into mountain biking, avoid these seven rookie mistakes.

  9. The 8 Best Spring Hikes Within 3 Hours of Charlotte

    Asheville, Charlotte, Winston-Salem

    Within a few hours of Charlotte you'll find everything from peaceful forest strolls to heart-pounding Blue Ridge ascents.

  10. Your Downtown Greenville Weekend Getaway


    Plan a weekend of relaxation, outdoor recreation, family fun, and everything in between in downtown Greenville.

  11. Curling in the Carolinas

    Charlotte, Greenville, Wilmington

    Curling is a unique combination of athleticism, balance, strategy, and teamwork, and it's catching on in the Carolinas.

  12. Winter Cragging at North Carolina’s Sauratown


    Sauratown in North Carolina is home to some of the best winter climbing in the Southeast.

  13. A Quick & Dirty Guide to North Carolina Ice Climbing

    Asheville, Charlotte

    Ice climbing in North Carolina is more accessible that you might think.

  14. 5 Creative Outdoor Date Ideas in and Around Charlotte


    Think out-of-the-box this year to hike, bike, and romance your way into your Valentine's heart.

  15. How to Access the Appalachian Trail from Charlotte: 4 Great Section Hikes in 4 Different States

    Asheville, Charlotte

    In North Carolina you'll find easy access to day hikes and weekend backpacking routes on the Appalachian Trail.

  16. A Quick & Dirty Guide to Winston-Salem’s Trail Running Scene


    A guide to training programs, local clubs, and other resources to help you plug in to Winston-Salem's trail running scene.

  17. A Family Guide to the NC Kids in Parks Program

    Charlotte, Winston-Salem

    North Carolina's Kids in Parks Program is a great resource for families who are new to outdoor activities.

  18. Backpacking Crowders Mountain


    These camping sites at Crowders Mountain State Park are an excellent way to enjoy the park with amenities you won't normally find in the backcountry.

  19. Fall Outdoor Events in Gaston


    Enjoy the Fall in Gaston with these great outdoor events to test your endurance and enjoy the outdoors.

  20. The Dog Days of Summer in Gaston


    You'll find a huge variety of dog-friendly activities in Gaston County, North Carolina—from trails and dog parks to restaurants and running events.

  21. Hiking, Biking, Camping, Fishing & Paddling in North Carolina’s 4 National Forests


    North Carolina’s national forests offer world class hiking, climbing, mountain biking, and backcountry camping,

  22. 48 Hours of Adventure in Charlotte


    Your guide to 48 hours of outdoor adventure and great food, drinks, and entertainment in Charlotte.

  23. 5 Tips for Winter Trail Running


    Charlotte's mild winters and trails near downtown make it easy to train outside in all four seasons.

  24. How to Put Together the Perfect Snowshoeing & Cross-Country Skiing Trip Near Charlotte


    If you're in Charlotte, you can take a day trip to the mountains of western North Carolina for great snowshoeing and skiing.

  25. Salem Lake Trail - Trail Running


    Trail running on Salem Lake Trail, a wide, moderate, seven-mile lakeshore loop, offers something for every level of runner.