Stories

  • 5 Winter Sports You Wouldn't Expect to Find in the Midwest

    The Midwest is well known for its intense winters, but perhaps less well known for these intense winter sports.
  • Winter Stargazing: A Heads-Up Guide for Winter Campers and Backpackers

    From Orion to the Seven Sisters, here's what to look (up) for to get the best winter stargazing.
  • Discover a Midwest Oasis in Forest Glen Preserve, Illinois

    Hike wilderness trails in the middle of the Corn Belt.
  • 5 Ways to Beat the Cold on Winter Hikes

    Follow these expert tips to remain warm and comfortable on Alabama trails in winter.
  • 10 Best Fall Walleye Hotspots

    Explore the 10 Best Fall Walleye Hotspots in America with Field & Stream
  • Ohio River Islands: Middle Island - Hiking

    One of 22 islands in the Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge Middle Island has more than 3 miles of easy trails for visitors to explore. Great for families.
  • Scaredy Cats: How to Catch Giant Flathead Catfish in the Fall

    When conditions are just right, the autumn action for big flatheads is so good, it's frightening
  • 4 Rookie Mistakes Made by First-Time Backpackers

    Avoid these rookie mistakes to better enjoy your first backpacking trip.
  • 10 of the Best Trail Races for Fall

    With cooler temperatures and a stunning palette of colorful landscapes, autumn is a great time for a trail race. Here, 10 of the best trail races for fall.
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  • Find Your Perfect Long Trail Pace

    Hike with efficiency, speed, and intention, and you’re sure to accomplish your thru-hiking goals. Here’s how to plan your pace and fight lollygagging tendencies to reach the terminus before winter does.
  • 48 Hours of Adventure in the Great Smoky Mountains

    Part of the Appalachian Mountain strand, Great Smoky Mountains National Park spans the Tennessee-North Carolina border, and with a deep history and rich culture, the Smoky Mountains really are a special place.