Ann Gibson

Winston-Salem, Charlotte, Southwest Virginia, Wilmington, Asheville, Greenville, Charlottesville, Great Smoky Mountains, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Boone

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  1. 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.

  2. Your Downtown Greenville Weekend Getaway

    Greenville

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

  3. 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.

  4. Winter Cragging at North Carolina’s Sauratown

    Winston-Salem

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

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

    Asheville, Charlotte

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

  6. 5 Creative Outdoor Date Ideas in and Around Charlotte

    Charlotte

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

  7. 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.

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

    Winston-Salem

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

  9. Backpacking Crowders Mountain

    Charlotte

    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.

  10. Fall Outdoor Events in Gaston

    Charlotte

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

  11. The Dog Days of Summer in Gaston

    Charlotte

    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.

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

    Charlotte

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

  13. 48 Hours of Adventure in Charlotte

    Charlotte

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

  14. 5 Tips for Winter Trail Running

    Charlotte

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

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

    Charlotte

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

  16. Salem Lake Trail - Trail Running

    Winston-Salem

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

  17. 10 Must-Do Summer Adventures in Winston-Salem

    Winston-Salem

    From SUP to horseback riding to excellent mountain biking, here are 10 summer adventures to check off the list in Winston-Salem.

  18. On the Water in Gaston County

    Charlotte

    From calm flat water to Class III rapids, Gaston County has exciting and scenic options for paddlers all abilities and interests.

  19. Biking the Backroads and Trails of Gaston County

    Charlotte

    Just west of Charlotte, N.C., Gaston County has become a major cycling destination where both roadies and mountain bikers can find incredible rides.

  20. Nat Greene Trail - Trail Running

    Winston-Salem

    The Nat Greene Trail hugs the Lake Brandt shoreline for 3.6 miles, winding through Piedmont woodlands for lake vistas and options to increase running distance on connecting hiking and mountain biking trails.

  21. Eno River State Park - Hiking

    Winston-Salem

    The shallow, rocky Eno River serves as the backbone for a network of 16 hiking trails that hug the riverbanks and climb the ridges of this southern Piedmont river valley.

  22. Rocky Face Mountain Recreational Area - Hiking

    Winston-Salem

    Enjoy expansive views of the Brushy Mountains while hiking at Rocky Face Mountain Recreational Area’s granite dome peak. From moderate nature trails to switchbacks and stair climbs, the area offers trails for any level of hiker.

  23. Paddling Around Winston-Salem: An Insider's Guide to Getting on the Water This Summer

    Winston-Salem

    Paddling in North Carolina isn't all about whitewater or coastal kayaking. Here's how to explore the many spots for paddling around Winston-Salem.

  24. The Best Hikes in Gaston

    Charlotte

    From the top of Crowders Mountain to the trails at the U.S. National Whitewater Center, Gaston County is filled with excellent hiking opportunities for all ages and abilities.

  25. Spring Events in Gaston

    Charlotte

    Road races, trail runs, and paddling events are just some of the outdoor events on the schedule in Gaston County, North Carolina, this spring.