Author Archive: Ed.

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Finding Balance

Finding Balance

| June 1, 2015

What’s it like to live the climbing life, traveling overseas to summit huge mountains? We ask NRG climber and traveler Pat Goodman.

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Singing in the Rain

Singing in the Rain

| May 9, 2015

You haven’t lived until you’ve hiked in the rain.

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Songbirds Aplenty

Songbirds Aplenty

| May 2, 2015

Spring birding—like, right now— in the New River Gorge is spectacular. Grab your binoculars and turn them up to the trees.

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Tips for the Trail

Tips for the Trail

| April 14, 2015

Turn your ride up a notch with these mountain biking tips for New River Gorge terrain.

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Hiking Trail Guide

Hiking Trail Guide

| April 8, 2015

The New River Gorge has dozens of beautiful, high quality trails for the view-seeking wanderer to the rugged hiker.

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What’s SUP?

What’s SUP?

| March 30, 2015

Wondering what the fuss about Stand Up Paddleboarding is all about? Read here to find out.

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Painting a Small Town Red

Painting a Small Town Red

| March 19, 2015

Art isn’t just for big cities. A Fayetteville artist writes about what inspires her in the small West Virginia town where she lives.

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How To Build an Adventurer

How To Build an Adventurer

| March 6, 2015

A replay of a worthwhile article on getting kids outdoors to learn to do the things we love to do.

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Got cabin fever? Do what Alaskans do.

Got cabin fever? Do what Alaskans do.

| February 24, 2015

Get inspiration from residents of our northernmost state to get out and get some exercise, despite the cold.

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10 ways to find love in the New River Gorge

10 ways to find love in the New River Gorge

| February 14, 2015

What is the best way to meet your match? Get out and do what you love, and there they will be.

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The Moans and Shrieks of Semi-Frozen Trainees And Other Stories

The Moans and Shrieks of Semi-Frozen Trainees And Other Stories

| February 4, 2015

Guide one day and you’ve got a story to tell. Read on for guide tales from the river, trail, zipline, and fishing boat.

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How I Bike Down to 0 Degrees and Like It

How I Bike Down to 0 Degrees and Like It

| January 22, 2015

“Are you not freezing?” “How do you stand riding when it is this cold?” “You are crazy!” I get these comments all the time.

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Solar Power Arrives in Fayette County, WV

Solar Power Arrives in Fayette County, WV

| November 14, 2014

Think solar power is just for out West? Think again. The herd in Fayette County, WV, is producing renewable energy on their rooftops.

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The New River Gorge 50+

The New River Gorge 50+

| October 27, 2014

A perfect way to celebrate fall colors: an epic ride over the New River Gorge Bridge, to Babcock, the banks of the New River, and back up again to Fayetteville in just over 50 miles.

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Bridge Day 2014

Bridge Day 2014

| October 19, 2014

Highlights from annual single span steel arch bridge bash.

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