Larry Case: An outdoors oasis in the Nevada desert

Published Jan. 28 2016

Once a year, something happens out there in the desert that I do like, and that is The SHOT (Shooting,...

Skiing conditions good across Southeast as storm moves in

Published Jan. 21 2016

As Tennessee declared a state of emergency due to an expected blizzard, ski resorts across the Southeast reported most of...

Case: Muskrat and magazine were life-changers

Published Jan. 21 2016

I once met a muskrat who probably changed my life.


Chattanooga draws rock climbers from afar

Published Jan. 7 2016

The Chattanooga area's prominence in outdoors activities includes rock climbing.

St. Elmo's Spencer Whittier first in USA Cycling title race

Published Jan. 7 2016

Spencer Whittier had an early wake-up call Wednesday in Asheville, N.C., but the cyclist had no complaints about how he'd...

Sponsorships revealed for inaugural Chattanooga Marathon

Published Jan. 5 2016

The inaugural Chattanooga Marathon, set for March 6, has a title and presenting sponsor.

Larry Case's The Trail Less Traveled: Model 31 shotgun remains a treasure

Published Dec. 31 2015

"The old that is strong does not wither." — J.R.R. Tolkien

Petty: Dog training starts with behavior modification

Published Dec. 31 2015

Christmas gifts come in all sorts of ways — sometimes even standing on four legs.

Wild Trails Race Series expanding again in 2016

Published Dec. 24 2015

As the Lookout Mountain 50 Miler and 10k ended a full 2015 season for the Wild Trails Race Series last...

Larry Case: Many work together to make bear hunt special

Published Dec. 17 2015

Guess I better let you know right from the start that I have been a little down about my fellow...

Larry Case's The Trail Less Traveled: Deer management is a plus for hunters

Published Dec. 3 2015

Without a doubt, we (I readily include myself here) can be one of the most stubborn, obstinate and — dare...

12-year-old cheerleader kills 200-pound wild hog

Published Dec. 3 2015

Raleigh Hooper already has racked up two deer in this year's Georgia season.


Larry Case's The Trail Less Traveled: Forget the controversy, try a crossbow if you want

Published Nov. 26 2015

Most of us don't like arguments and controversy, but I have known several individuals (maybe you have, too) who seem...

Larry Case's The Trail Less Traveled: Spirit of the hunt lives on

Published Nov. 19 2015

He pondered not even going this year. That he dared to think this shocked him. In the past 47 years,...

Hager, Turchin win Battlefield Marathon

Published Nov. 15 2015

Jon Hager works as a death investigator and teaches forensic science, but he said it was just a coincidence that...

Larry Case's The Trail Less Traveled: Debating baiting and other hunting ethics

Published Nov. 12 2015

Don't know about you, but I have never been a big fan of the ancient Greeks. I know they are...

Bicyclists stage ride in support of controversial bike lanes

Published Nov. 10 2015

The 'Bikes Mean Business Slow Ride' is slated to begin at 5:30 at Rock/Creek at the Block, according to a...

Head of the Hooch could draw 20,000 spectators to Chattanooga's waterfront

Published Nov. 5 2015

This year's Head of the Hooch will feature an appearance by the Stmpfli Express, a 144-foot-long behemoth made of three...

Larry Case's The Trail Less Traveled: Exploring the mysteries of the rut

Published Nov. 5 2015

Most deer hunters are a little crazy.

Proposed bike park under Olgiati Bridge would be regional trend-setter, expert says

Published Nov. 2 2015

A nationally recognized bike park planner was in town today to meet with the public and local officials about a...

Case's Trail Less Traveled: Newcomers add perspective to fall turkey hunts

Published Oct. 22 2015

I didn't shoot any turkeys last week.

Workers master high-line skills to move Bald River Trail rocks

Published Oct. 8 2015

Most hikers never think about the Pythagorean theorem when making their way along a trail. However, in many cases, someone...

Privateer Yacht Club hosting Masters for MC Scows

Published Oct. 1 2015

Scow now, and how.