Chattanooga boy is one of the best young climbers in the nation

Published Feb. 16 2018

Hugo Hoyer hung from a 16-foot bouldering wall at High Point Climbing Gym, dangling halfway up above the mats below....

Chattanooga area outdoors calendar, Feb. 15, 2018

Published Feb. 15 2018

Winter Workshop Series: Today, Bike Maintenance 101, 6-7:30 p.m., Outdoor Chattanooga, Coolidge Park.

Chattanooga voted one of the top Ironman cities, again

Published Feb. 13 2018

Chattanooga once again ranked highly in the annual Ironman Athletes Choice Awards.


Snow Queen: Kim dominates to take gold in women's halfpipe

Published Feb. 12 2018

Chloe Kim's coronation is complete.

Trailblazing: How the Chattanooga region's trails are built and maintained

Published Feb. 12 2018

Mason Boring and Clayton Morgan held adjoining handles of a perforated lancetooth two-man saw, pulling the more-than-70-year-old piece of equipment...

USA's Jamie Anderson defends Olympic gold in blustery slopestyle final

Published Feb. 12 2018

Jamie Anderson defended her title in Olympic women's slopestyle snowboarding on Monday, surviving blustery and treacherous conditions at Phoenix Snow...

Chattanooga area outdoors calendar, Feb. 8, 2018

Published Feb. 8 2018

Winter Workshop Series: Today, Bikepacking 101, 6-7:30 p.m., Outdoor Chattanooga, Coolidge Park.

Fixing the flume: Repairs to Ocoee River structure just getting started [photos]

Published Feb. 7 2018

Through a post-rain haze on a foggy Wednesday morning, the Ocoee River's wooden flume sat as it has for more...

Chattanooga area golf course superintendent wins top conservation award

Published Feb. 2 2018

A local golf course supervisor will receive a conservation award next week in San Antonio at one of the nation's...

Case: Hey hunters, the fun is only beginning

Published Feb. 1 2018

Just about this time every year, most outdoors writers do the same thing and publish a column or article about...

Chattanooga area outdoors calendar, Feb. 1, 2018

Published Feb. 1 2018

Winter Workshop Series: Today, Fishing 101, 6-7:30 p.m., Outdoor Chattanooga, Coolidge Park.

'Gnarly' downhill mountain bike course opens in region [video, photos]

Published Jan. 28 2018

Eleven rugged men equipped with pick axes, shovels and a chainsaw made an arduous descent down the extraordinarily steep slopes...


Young Tennessee racer debuts on the small screen

Published Jan. 27 2018

Carter Davison made history at Lonesome Pine Raceway in 2017. Now fans have a chance to follow the young Elizabethton...

Environmental education course gets kids out of the classroom [photos]

Published Jan. 27 2018

About a dozen Ivy Academy students gazed across a thriving ecosystem in a shallow marsh near a pull-off on the...

New hiking trail to open in Chattanooga area this weekend

Published Jan. 26 2018

A new hiking trail climbs the eastern edge of Prentice Cooper State Forest, ascending more than 1,000 feet with two...

Disabled Air Force colonel from Cleveland, Tenn., gets to ski again

Published Jan. 25 2018

In the early 2000s Shawn "Norm" Pederson was the lead pilot for the Thunderbirds, the spectacular precision flying team of...

Chattanooga area outdoors calendar

Published Jan. 25 2018

Winter Workshop Series: Wilderness First Aid part 2 is today from 6-7:30 p.m.

Dalton, Ga., man to be featured on Discovery Channel

Published Jan. 24 2018

John Hitchens has lived an eventful life and one that producers for a Discovery Channel show want to highlight.

Government shutdown won't close National Parks

Published Jan. 19 2018

National Parks and other federal public land will primarily remain open even if the government shuts down tonight, according to...

Case: Taking a shot at the 1911 vs. Glock debate

Published Jan. 18 2018

Some people like to argue. You know this is true, and you know people who do it. Maybe you are...

Chattanooga area outdoors calendar

Published Jan. 18 2018

Winter Workshop Series presents Wilderness First Aid today and Jan. 25.


Norfolk Southern says oil spill cleanup complete, but Hamilton County commissioner demands more

Published Jan. 17 2018

Cleanup of a spill that dumped more than a thousand gallons of oil into Citico Creek is complete, according to...

Group believes budget cuts will hurt Superfund cleanup in Chattanooga

Published Jan. 17 2018

A group of small business owners in Tennessee is questioning the Trump administration's commitment to Superfund cleanups and raising concerns...