Age is just a number for sports group's newest members

Published Oct. 14 2018

Debbie Hightower was thrilled when she heard two new people were joining the SPARC — Sports, Arts and Recreation of...

Case: Q&A the deer-hunting way

Published Oct. 11 2018

You never know what you're going to get when you head into the woods — or reach into the old...

Outdoors notes: Ducks Unlimited event next week at Camp Jordan

Published Oct. 11 2018

New digs are in store for the Chattanooga-area chapter of DU's dinner/auction fundraiser.

Monthly cycling calendar for the Chattanooga area

Published Oct. 11 2018

A list of Chattanooga area cycling opportunities running on the second Thursday of every month.

Tennessee River has shocking amount of microplastics, scientists warn

Published Oct. 10 2018

The Tennessee River has an alarming amount of microplastics that could threaten the health of species in the world's most...

10th Ocoee River Race to be held next weekend, benefit veterans

Published Oct. 8 2018

Paddlers will help more than their physical and mental health next weekend when they take to the rapids for the...

Tennessee River Rescue 30th Anniversary: Chattanooga community unites to clean waterways, tackle city-wide problem

Published Oct. 7 2018

Ten canoes drifted through the morning mist as volunteers from nearby neighborhoods, Ivy Academy and North Chickamauga Creek Conservancy paddled...

Asheville's Luke Paulson wins 2018 Rock/Creek StumpJump 50k trail race

Published Oct. 4 2018

Luke Paulson of Asheville, North Carolina, won the 2018 Rock/Creek StumpJump 50k trail race last Saturday by nearly 11 minutes.

Outdoors Calendar, Oct. 4-11

Published Oct. 4 2018

Interscholastic Climbing League is starting for grades 6-12.

Large Tennessee River cleanup will take place across region Saturday

Published Oct. 3 2018

Hundreds of volunteers will spread across 20 cleanup zones in Hamilton, Marion and Bradley counties this weekend to clean the...

Picchiottino and Whicker do Chattanooga cycling proud at UCI World Championship

Published Oct. 3 2018

At first glance, amateur cycling junkies Jordan Picchiottino and Trent Whicker would appear to be twin brothers from different mothers....

Tennessee Clean Water Network names new executive director

Published Oct. 2 2018

A Tennessee nonprofit dedicated to healing and protecting waters in the state publicly announced a new executive director Tuesday afternoon....


New section of Cumberland Trail opens in Rhea County; state celebrates newest scenic river

Published Sep. 29 2018

A new section of the Cumberland Trail opened Saturday in tandem with a wide-ranging celebration commemorating Tennessee's most recently named...

Ironman cancels swim portion of Chattanooga race

Published Sep. 28 2018

Chattanooga Ironman race officials may have canceled the swimming portion of this Sunday's endurance contest due to this week's heavy...

Flooding alters this weekend's Ironman Chattanooga; event still officially an 'Ironman' race

Published Sep. 27 2018

The world's most famous triathlon will be a two-discipline event in Chattanooga this weekend as race officials announced they are...

Outdoors calendar

Published Sep. 27 2018

Soddy-Daisy chapter of Tennessee Trails Association hikes: Saturday, Cumberland Trail from Leggett Road trailhead to connector loop & back.

Larry Case: Exploring and debunking a few myths of the outdoors

Published Sep. 20 2018

"Myths which are believed in tend to become true." — George Orwell

Youth Mountain Bike Racing series pulls events from Enterprise South Nature Park

Published Sep. 19 2018

A youth mountain biking racing series has pulled all its events from Enterprise South Nature Park after an incident Saturday...

Finalists selected for Walker County 'Shark Tank'-style pitch competition

Published Sep. 18 2018

Three finalists were named for Walker County, Georgia's "Shark Tank"-style pitch competition to being held Thursday at the county's civic...

Grant aims to help make Walker County cleaner

Published Sep. 18 2018

A state grant will help Walker County, Georgia, officials offset some of the cost of the county's new litter prevention...

Lake sturgeon raised at Tennessee Aquarium Conservation Institute released into the wild

Published Sep. 18 2018

A thousand baby lake sturgeon being monitored, fed and raised at the Tennessee Aquarium Conservation Institute were released over the...


Texan grabs big lead in Women's Flying Scot NAC Regatta

Published Sep. 16 2018

Mary Anne Hopper couldn't have had a better first day at the Women's Flying Scot North American Championships Regatta at...

Case: So, you're ready to hunt - but are you really ready?

Published Sep. 13 2018

Here's to having a safe and enjoyable season.