Clay Abney

Clay Abney

Clay Abney is a PR guru and freelance writer living in the "wild and wonderful" state of West Virginia, where he spends his days trail running, mountain biking, hiking, and working when the mood strikes. At 47 (the new 26), he still competes in multi-day races and is always looking for his next great adventure!
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Culture

The Best Tailgating Gear for 2018: Grills, Games, and More

Tailgating can be (and often is) an all-day affair. Having the right gear can make or break your game day festivities.
Outdoors

White Water Rafting the Rapids of the Gauley River in West Virginia

It's officially Gauley River rafting season — here's everything you need to know.
Travel

Avoid the Masses and Take an Expedition Cruise to a Far-Flung Location

What sets expedition cruises apart from conventional cruises? The opportunity to explore unique destinations around the world.
Outdoors

6 Mystical Old-Growth Forests Around the World

"The clearest way into the universe is through a forest wilderness," says John Muir.
Outdoors

5 Lesser-Known U.S. National Parks You Need to Visit

Did you know that some of the more obscure U.S. national parks are just as majestic as the popular ones, yet receive only a fraction of the visitors?
Culture

5 Most Common Running Injuries: Tips on Treatment and Prevention

The human machine is a complex system of bones, tendons, ligaments, and muscles, but even with the best preparation and training, this machine is subject to break down.