Quick Hits: BIG REC

Outdoor recreation generates more jobs and revenue than oil, coal, fracking, and natural gas. But the outdoor industry is just beginning to flex its political muscle. There’s a powerful new political...

The Latest News for August 2018

Catamount Outdoor Center sells, Bolton Valley brings back downhill mountain biking and a few Vermont athletes brave hordes of jellyfish The post The Latest News for August 2018 appeared first on Vermont...

What’s New for June?

New huts and campsites on canoe trails, a Guinness World Record,  grants for recreation and a Colchester Causeway update. New Canoe The post What’s New for June? appeared first on Vermont Sports Magazine.

Bundyville

In 2014 the federal government rounded up Cliven Bundy's cattle over a matter of unpaid grazing fees. So the Bundy family gathered a posse and took them back, at gunpoint. Two years later, they took over...

Branching Out

Bozeman, Montana-based shoe brand Oboz has a simple plan when it comes to giving back to the outdoors: It plants a tree for every pair of shoes it sells, an effort that, to date, has lead to 1,553,321 new...

Up In Smoke

Cannabis, weed, pot, ganga, dope, reefer, chronic, Mary Jane or marijuana—it doesn’t matter what you call it—Attorney General Jeff Sessions hates it with a fiery passion. He’s even gone so far as equating...

Colorado Calling!

Landing the Outdoor Retailer trade show is a big win for the state of Colorado. The three seasonal shows in 2018 will bring an expected 85,000 visitors and $110 million of annual revenue into the state. But...

The Big Show

In February 2017, the outdoor industry was in crisis. During the Outdoor Retailer trade show in Salt Lake City, Utah, in January, Black Diamond founder Peter Metcalf, always an outspoken voice for...

This Is Acadia

Each year, filmmakers 929Media take a fall trip up to New England from their headquarters in New York City. This year’s choice was Acadia National Park, which they picked for its dramatic landscapes and...

Sandman Triathlon 2017

Sandman TriathlonAugust 20, Aptos Photo courtesy Sandman Triathlon The Sandman Triathlon – a USAT sanctioned event – is one of Santa Cruz County’s oldest triathlons, having its inaugural race way back in...