| Jul 12, 2012
| 1:24 PM
Lenox, Mass. — Travelers come to the Berkshires in western Massachusetts for the mountains and the museums, the camping and the theater, the just-off-the-boil summer days that fade into cool evenings and single-blanket nights. But most of all they...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 5:52 PM
More than 20 emergency responders, some on all-terrain vehicles, scaled South Mountain to Weverton Cliffs as a storm arrived Sunday afternoon to rescue a hiker on the Appalachian Trail who was having trouble breathing due to the heat, emergency services...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 9:28 AM
On a day when most people are inside, by the fire, staying warm, there's a group of hearty hikers who won't let the weather deter them. Such was the case on the coldest day of the winter in southwestern Virginia; when the temperature failed to rise out...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 5:15 AM
We now know how a South Bend man who disappeared while hiking the Appalachian Trail died.
The autopsy shows Scott Lilly died from suffocation. His body was found August 12 in Virginia by other hikers.
The FBI calls his death suspicious. They are...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 6:18 AM
The Top Five
A tribute to the King
Elvis Presley tribute artist Kevin Booth will perform. 6:30 p.m. Friday at Cozy Restaurant, 103 Frederick Road, Thurmont, Md. $13; $1 of the ticket price goes toward a snack bar or dinner. Food is not included in...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 2:49 PM
Trainfest Winter 2012
Model train sale for railroading and model railroading. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. today. Washington County Agriculture Education Center, 7313 Sharpsburg Pike, south of Hagerstown. $4; free for ages younger than 12. Call 301-800-9829, email...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 12:56 PM
1. Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow
Hancock’s Winter Festival will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 11, at Widmeyer Park, West High Street, Hancock.The main event is the snow sculpture contest for individuals, families and groups. There...
| Feb 5, 2012
| 3:57 PM
David Startzell’s legacy as executive director of the Appalachian Trail Conservancy for 25 years was buying thousands of acres to protect the national scenic hiking trail, and get it off public roads and private property.
“He brought us...
| Jan 26, 2012
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| Jan 25, 2012
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| Sep 22, 2012
| 10:49 AM
For those looking to get outdoors before going indoors to watch the Orioles and Ravens on television Sunday, the Appalachian Trail Conservancy wants you.
As part of the National Public Lands Day, the ATC Visitor Center in Harpers Ferry, W.Va., is hosting...