Trail Running, Venture Ready

Ambassador Kyle Jacobson No Business 100 Race Report

100 miles Three weeks ago I ran 100 miles for the first time.  It has taken me a long time to process the entire experience. The inaugural No Business 100 was held on October 14th.  The course is a single loop  that starts from the Blue Heron Mining Community near Stearns, Kentucky and traverses the… Continue reading Ambassador Kyle Jacobson No Business 100 Race Report

Backpacking, Camping, Hiking, Uncategorized, Venture Ready

FINDING WATER IN THE DESERT

By Kern Ducote It is incredible when you stumble around a corner to find the most lovely pool of dark shaded water towards the back of a slot canyon. You cannot help but be overcome with gratitude and happiness. When I stumbled on this particular pool, it had been 50 hours since the last time I… Continue reading FINDING WATER IN THE DESERT

Camping, Hiking, Outdoor Women, Uncategorized, Venture Ready

TWO NIGHTS IN TUOLUMNE MEADOWS, YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK

When my husband and I traveled across the country to spend a few days in Yosemite National Park, we expected seclusion, quiet, and a departure from reality. Unfortunately, we weren’t prepared for how populated and tourist-heavy the park would be in Yosemite Village. After two days and one night seeking solace on busy trails and… Continue reading TWO NIGHTS IN TUOLUMNE MEADOWS, YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK

Climbing, Uncategorized, Venture Ready

Phil’s Finds

After spending the last 6 years working in Utah and taking advantage of the infinite outdoor adventure opportunities, I’ve moved to Nashville to start another chapter in my life. The 1,631 mile drive was not the first time I’ve traveled across the country to search for new life experiences. It was a little nerve racking,… Continue reading Phil’s Finds

Outdoor Women, Venture Ready

CHICKS LIKE ME: CT TRAIL RUNNING RETREAT REVIEW

Two weekends ago, just after turning 45, I finally had the opportunity to go to “camp.” I was never able to attend camp as a kid, and the Cumberland Transit Trail Running Retreat was my birthday gift to myself. My friend Cheryl Moss and I left Clarksville around 4:00 p.m. for the hour and twenty-minute… Continue reading CHICKS LIKE ME: CT TRAIL RUNNING RETREAT REVIEW