Join new columnist Larry Case on The Trail Less Traveled

Published Sep. 3 2015

It's best just to be honest from the start.

School's in; Chattanooga area kids have outdoors options, too

Published Aug. 27 2015

Outdoor Chattanooga is expanding its youth focus this fall with a middle school and high school archery league to go...

Pikeville's Worthington wins archery world title

Published Aug. 13 2015

Bobby Worthington takes spectacular photographs of wildlife and nature scenes. He writes books and provides seminar instruction, and he does...

Local yacht club keeps sailing on

Published Aug. 6 2015

In the past decade, Chattanooga has made its name as an outdoors sports destination.

Interactive: ride with Triple Crown winner American Pharoah

Published Jul. 31 2015

Take a ride on the back of the nation's most beloved winning horse and winner of the coveted Triple Crown,...

Backpacker 'Tipi' takes to the trails

Published Jul. 23 2015

Most backpackers seldom spend more than a week on a trail before returning to civilization. An exception to that is...

Miltary veterans among SPARC water day first-timers

Published Jul. 19 2015

Angel "Tony" Alvarez was knocked out of two wars 31 years apart while serving with the U.S. Army.

Chickamauga Lake drops in Bassmaster Magazine national rankings

Published Jul. 16 2015

After a couple of years among the nation's 10 best lakes for bass fishing, Lake Chickamauga took a bit of...

Caving 101: how to cave like a pro

Published Jul. 10 2015

Chattanooga's own Sunny Montgomery takes a hard look at the do's and don'ts of exploring the underground wonderlands below the...

Bat cave canoe trips in Nickajack Cave are popular local offering

Published Jul. 9 2015

To the bat cave, paddler!

Hull's 'Southern Sportsman' show wins 2015 Telly

Published Jul. 2 2015

Benny Hull bills his "Southern Sportsman" television program as America's longest-running "all-species" fishing show.

Perfect weather: Atlanta man, Birmingham woman win Chattanooga Waterfront Triathlon

Published Jun. 29 2015

Even though he lives less than two hours away in Atlanta, this weekend was the first time Chris Douglas visited...

Deadline is Tuesday for Mud Run discount entry

Published Jun. 25 2015

Anyone interested in splashing or slogging through the 2015 Chattanooga Mud Run has five more days to save money on...

Officials plan to make Chattanooga Marathon a world-class event

Published Jun. 19 2015

Leveraging Chattanooga's Outside magazine win as America's "Best Town Ever," city officials on Thursday unveiled what they envision as a...

'Major sporting event' Chattanooga Marathon to begin in March 2016

Published Jun. 18 2015

Chattanooga's version of the Boston Marathon will be unrolled next March.

Shooting just one of Emily Phillips' many skills

Published Jun. 18 2015

In addition to squeezing a huge volume of school, work and volunteer activities into her life, Emily Phillips is very...

Tennessee hecklers to marathon runners: what are ya'll running from?

Published Jun. 16 2015

Imagine you're jogging. It's a peaceful early June morning, and you're headed for a turnaround. Then you hear something. That...

Bulls, Mojo split first-place games and more Chattanooga region sports news

Published Jun. 16 2015

Austin Hutchison and the Cleveland Bulls ended the Charleston Mojo's nine-game winning streak with a 6-1 victory Sunday in a...

Wooley wins Lake Chickamauga bass tourney with 92 pounds for four days

Published Jun. 15 2015

DAYTON, Tenn. — The difference between first and second place in the Walmart FLW Tour at Lake Chickamauga presented by...

Neal, Peek in final round of FLW Tour on Lake Chickamauga

Published Jun. 14 2015

DAYTON, Tenn. — Michael Wooley of Collierville, Tenn., didn't take long to set himself up for a splendid chance at...

Wooley takes FLW tour lead; Neal remains fourth

Published Jun. 13 2015

The three grand divisions of Tennessee are represented in the top nine of the Walmart FLW Tour bass tournament on...

McDonald leads, Neal fourth on Chickamauga

Published Jun. 12 2015

Thursday was a good day all around for Walmart FLW Tour fisherman Billy McDonald of Greenwood, Ind.

High Point coaches part of gym's attraction

Published Jun. 12 2015

The highly rated High Point Climbing and Fitness gym in downtown Chattanooga will be the center of attention for youth...