Home - Blog

Improve McAfee and Get an Iconic Shirt 

The Roanoke Appalachian Trail Club is raising funds to help the Appalachian Trail Conservancy purchase a property that is adjacent to the McAfee Knob trailhead parking lot, and they need your help. Purchase a McAfee […]

Read More

Craving Live Music? 

5 Points Music Sanctuary has put together a physically distanced, outdoor concert event that you bike to. 

Read More

Lake Moomaw Open Water Swim Is One-of-a-Kind Event 

** UPDATE: As of 7/23 this event canceled. But you should still go do the swim on your own 🙂 The Lake Moomaw 1 Mile Open Water Swim is on Saturday, Aug. 1, and with […]

Read More

Run or Bike the Distance of the Blue Ridge Parkway 

Looking for the next thing to keep you motivated and active? Why not bike, run, or hike all 469 miles of the Blue Ridge Parkway? 

Read More

5 Questions with the New Owners of Roanoke Mountain Adventures

Jeff and Bethany Todd recently bought Roanoke Mountain Adventures, which offers gear rentals and has an outdoor gear consignment shop. The full-service outfitter has guided and self-guided outdoor adventures for mountain biking, road cycling, paddleboarding […]

Read More

Share Your Thoughts on the A.T. Pedestrian Bridge 

Here’s your chance to weigh in on what the McAfee Knob pedestrian bridge will look like. 

Read More

How to Do The Love Float

The Love Float is a self-guided tubing trip on the Roanoke River that ends at Starr Hill Brewery.

Read More

So Much Summer Fun at Explore Park

Camping. Fishing. Hiking. Zipping. Biking. Tubing. Eating.   That’s a lot of “ing” that you can participate in at Explore Park. Plus, there’s also climbing, sunning, birding, and more. 

Read More

Keep Water Cold, and Coffee Hotter (Hydro Flask Giveaway) 

A message about coffee (and a giveaway) from Roanoke Outside’s Pete Eshelman: If there is one thing we like around here it is coffee. It ranks up next to water in level of importance. And […]

Read More

The U.S. Senate Needs to Hear from You 

Do you ride bikes?  Do you want to see safety and accessibility improvements made for biking and walking? 

Read More

Create Your Own Land Adventure

Get Started

Powered by Roanoke Outside