A Man and the Forest

He, of course, owns a truck, and it’s got a camper top on the back. He owns a dog, too; he’s an outside canine; the pup’s name is ‘Banks,” and he roams and runs yet is sure to listen to his best...

Mayhem in the Mountains

Ken Dague Nine years ago, late summer 2007, naturalists, college students, hippies and adventurers joined me for a four-day excursion into east-central West Virginia. The program was called Mayhem in the...

Women’s Cycling Clinics Offered in Elkins

Women in the Elkins area have the opportunity to learn new skills and participate in group rides as part of Liv Cycling Clinics. Local bike shop co-owner and racer, Mandi Riddle, is conducting a series of nine...

Trail Log #2: Hendrick Camp Trail

By Nicole Wyatt It greets you as soon as you step outside: while you close your eyes with the first breath outdoors, the rich earthy scent of moss covered soil mixes with the dewy smell of recent rains...

Fox Forest: A Community Resource

When I first scrambled up the hillside adjacent to Scotts Ford a few springs ago while running with my friends, I had no inkling that a few springs later the trails we stumbled on would become a community...