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Morning in the Mountains
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Morning in the Mountains

As the summer comes to a close I couldn’t think of any better way to celebrate than with a sunrise hike to one the prettiest overlooks in Virginia. Located along the Appalachian Trail, in the small town of Catawba, McAfee’s Knob is one of the most photographed overlooks on the [...]

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Climbing and Dancing on City Hall

An unexpected twist to scaling a building, or should I say,  a series of twists (the Waltz). And that’s not just any building either, that’s City Hall. Bandaloop dancers Amelia Rudolph and Roel Seeber performed this dance while suspended from the air during the Art + Soul Festival in Oakland, California. [...]

Backpacking the Big Belts
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Backpacking the Big Belts

Most kids view the end of the summer with dread and some teachers may too. For me, I look forward to the end of the summer. The end of the summer signals not only new beginnings with a school year, but also marks itself with an epic weekend backpacking trip [...]

Weathering the Storm- Nature of Leadership Camping Experience
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Weathering the Storm- Nature of Leadership Camping Experience

During my first year of college I went through many classes. Most of them were your typical boring college classes, but during my second semester of college I took a Nature Leadership class that completely changed my view of class and nature. Going into the class I was excited, but [...]

AK Summer – Tatshenshini Rafting & Port Alexander Fishing
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AK Summer – Tatshenshini Rafting & Port Alexander Fishing

Six years in the works, I was fortunate enough to spend the month of July in Alaska doing two of the things I love the most.  Whitewater rafting and fly-fishing.  Before I started in outdoor education I worked with a great individual who had a grand idea one day.  We [...]