Articles written by: Courtney Lambert

I enjoy free diving, competitive swim, biking, paddling, traveling the world, a nice glass of wine, sand in my hair and salt on my skin.... oh yea, and I write a little bit as well.

6 Romantic Outdoors Ideas for Valentines Day
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6 Romantic Outdoors Ideas for Valentines Day

Valentines Day is just around the corner and what better way to show your significant other some lovin’ than getting dirty in the great outdoors? Ditch the flowers/tacky jewelry route and try a dose of adventure instead- here are 6 Valentines Day outdoor activities and destinations. Find a Private Island […]

Environmentalists Rally Against Winery to Save the Redwoods
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Environmentalists Rally Against Winery to Save the Redwoods

It’s redwoods vs. red wine in Sonoma County, CA where climate change is prompting the destruction of forests to make way for wineries. And environmental groups are not too thrilled about it. The majestic redwood forests found throughout northern California and southern Oregon are home to trees over 2,000 years […]

ATC to Premier Appalachian Impressions
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ATC to Premier Appalachian Impressions

The Appalachian Trail will be hitting the big screen in October, with the premier of the Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) film, Appalachian Impressions, showing in 15 cities nationwide. The film is part of the ATC 2013 membership drive, A Journey of 2,000 Miles: the Appalachian Trail with the goal of gaining 2,180 […]

Atlanta OWN-IT: Q & A with Candi Gaul and Seth Wolf
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Atlanta OWN-IT: Q & A with Candi Gaul and Seth Wolf

Millennials are making a difference when it comes to getting others loving the outdoors by hosting OWN-IT Summits in their cities. OWN-IT’s are two-day events filled with outdoor activities and project planning to address obstacles that are keeping young people in their communities from getting out and about. They are […]

2013 ON National Congress: Q & A with Edd Duran
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2013 ON National Congress: Q & A with Edd Duran

Outdoor Nation wrapped up its 4th annual National Congress in June, where millennials from across the nation gathered together in Washington D.C. to speak out about outdoor issues that need to be addressed. They spent two days meeting and working with national decision makers, impacting the youth of America in […]

Get Out and Active with Outdoor Nation’s 2013 Summits
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Get Out and Active with Outdoor Nation’s 2013 Summits

Outdoor Nation wants to get you rockin’ out with nature, and with their  innovative, one-of-a-kind Summits, millennials are  speaking out for present and future generations about learning, loving and appreciating an active life outside. If you haven’t heard of Outdoor Nation’s Summits, then it’s time to get in the loop. […]

Spreading the Love of Adventure: Q&A with Splore’s Lindsay Malone
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Spreading the Love of Adventure: Q&A with Splore’s Lindsay Malone

Have you heard of Splore? If not, you should, because this not for profit organization is doing huge things; sharing their love of the outdoors with disabled individuals of all ages with some of the most badass wilderness programs and special events ever created- and I don’t mean easy walks […]

ATC Launches Appalachian Trail Video Contest
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ATC Launches Appalachian Trail Video Contest

Pop quiz- Do you love the Appalachian Trail? Are you active in the Appalachian community, volunteer in the preservation of the trail, are an avid hiker or a passionate artist? If you answered yes to at least the first question (and by golly, you better have said yes!) then read […]

America’s Endangered Rivers: Q&A with Amy Kober
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America’s Endangered Rivers: Q&A with Amy Kober

There’s nothing like a river. Whether paddling, swimming or fishing, they are so much more than just a pretty sight. Rivers create an extraordinary and essential network, connecting town to town, land to land and people to people. But the truth is, we take these vital waterways for granted. With […]

The Climate Declaration: Q&A with BICEP Policy Director Anne Kelly
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The Climate Declaration: Q&A with BICEP Policy Director Anne Kelly

Large businesses that are part of the advocacy coalition BICEP (Business for Innovative Climate and Energy Policy) are taking giant strides towards addressing climate change in America. After president Obama’s recent speech where he announced plans for action, multi-billion dollar enterprises such as The Weather Company, Akamai Technologies and Mars […]