In October of 2015, I trekked in Nepal with nine American friends. Vinayak Jay Malla was the guide for our group of ten. Over the course of our 100-mile trek, all of us came to admire, respect, and genuinely like Vinayak. He and I have stayed in touch, and my friendship and admiration have only… Continue reading Interview with Vinayak Jay Malla Nepalese Mountain Guide and Everest Summiteer
Join us for this month's Fly Tying Class focusing on Soft Hackles. Guest Tyer, Ronnie "Grumpy" Howard, will be teaching this class. This class is $10, and spots are limited. Give us a call at (615) 321-4069 to save your spot behind a vise!
Join Cumberland Transit for an evening with Jennifer Pharr Davis. Jennifer's hour-long program will involve story telling, slides shows, readings from her book, giveaways, and Q&A. Following the program, Jennifer will be signing copies of The Pursuit of Endurance, which Kirkus Reviews has called "a captivating narrative guidebook that will inspire readers to test their own limits, on the trail and off.” THIS EVENT IS FREE. Reserve your seat online or give us a call at (615) 321-4069.
Lori, a long-time CT staffer and footwear expert, will lead a discussion on outdoor footwear, the anatomy of trail shoes and how to decide which shoe is best for you. With all the options there are these days, shoe shopping can be tough. The purpose of this clinic is to help simplify and answer questions. "If the shoe fits..." has never been easier. Following the discussion, you will even have the opportunity to get your foot measured by our staff.
Join us for a morning of trail cleanup at Long Hunter State Park! We will have coffee for everyone and a chance to demo a couple different Salomon hiking shoes. To save your spot, give us a call at 615-321-4069.
Join us for a screening of The Smog of the Sea, a documentary that chronicles a research expedition through the Sargasso Sea and makes an artful call to action for rethinking single-use plastic.