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Chattanooga Zoo moves forward with biggest expansion yet

Zoo officials are in the middle of another fundraising campaign

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High Point and Rock/Creek host community speed climbing competition Oct. 10.

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5-Points 50 Getting ‘Kinder’, but not Gentler

Now in its third year, the Lula Lake Land Trust 5-Points 50 mountain bike race will be going to Kinder Garden this fall.

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Hijack the ChattaJack

The ChattaJack 31 has quickly become a crown jewel of RiverRocks.

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Mullens Cove Loop draws StumpJump’ers (and regular runners, too)

Mullens Cove Loop Trail is great for a challenging but shorter distance run you can burn on a weekend.

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Get in on the action: RiverRocks 2015

Every October, Chattanooga welcomes fall with a celebration of our rich outdoors culture.

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Sole Survivor

Millions watched a North Georgia man crush an epic survival challenge on Vancouver Island. In the end, he returned home with his sanity intact — and one hell of a story.

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The American Crow

Chances are you have seen a murder. That is, a murder of crows.

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Milfoil dilemma offers no simple solution

“The public is part of the solution to keep invasive species out of the Tennessee River system.”

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I AM AN ECOSYTEM: Part Quinque

According to mycologist William D. Starrett, there are three kinds of people who care about mushrooms: those who want to eat them; those who want to get high; and those who want to learn more.

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Off the Beaten Path

It comes with the wind. You know the one, the first crisp breeze that makes the beauty of fall become so tantalizingly real.

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Closest Place to … Catch a View

There’s no better way to catch a glimpse of the area’s beautiful changing leaves than getting outside and hitting the trails.

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Friends in low (and high) places

Kevin Calhoon has seen 350 different bird species in Tennessee.

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Celestial Company

I’ve always had an appreciation for the night sky. When I found myself feeling utterly alone in another country, I started a love affair with it.

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Booming Bass Yakkers

Kayak fishing is a low-cost sport for many who want to try competitive fishing.

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October, highlighted by the Great Community Camp-Out at Greenway Farms, is the perfect time to camp.

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Outdoor Chattanooga launches Interscholastic Archery League

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Cool Gear for Cool Weather

It’s the most wonderful time of the year for hiking — if you have the right gear.

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The Choice to Live

Susan G. Komen cancer survivors commit to being fit.

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I AM AN ECOSYTEM: Part Quattuor

We put the canoes in the water at dusk.


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