Visit these Outdoor venues, partners and adventures for a chance to win FloydFest tickets and more!
Get Out More Tour
Get Out More is a one-of-a kind mobile tour that brings the pages of Backpacker to life for audiences nationwide. From April to December, Backpacker’s experienced Get Out More road team will travel the country to educate consumers about the skills and equipment they need to Get Out More! Check out these GOMT stops below for a chance to win FloydFest tickets and other goodies!
||4002 The Strand E 530
||402 South Gay St.
|Appalachian Trail Days
|High Country Outfitters
|| 3906 Roswell Rd
||111 N. Main St
||1601 Main Street
|Wild River Outfitters
||3636 Virginia Beach Blvd. #108
||Virginia Beach, VA
|Blue Ridge Mountain Sports
||11500 Midlothian Turnpike #810
|The Nature Foundation at Wintergreen
||3421 Wintergreen Drive
|Nelson County Appalachian Trail Daze
||200 Mosby’s Run
|Nat’s Outdoor Store
||1121 Wilkinson Trace
||Bowling Green, KY
||4600 Shelbyville Road #606
|The Benchmark Outdoor Outfitter
||1555 E. New Circle Rd.
||1961 Chain Bridge Road Space H5L
Great Outdoor Provision Company
Great Outdoor Provision Co. was founded in 1972 and is a specialty outdoor retailer based in North Carolina. With seven stores filled with gear and clothing for life outside, Great Outdoor Provision Co. is committed to personalized retail encouraging consumers to try on, get fitted, compare and contrast, touch and feel product, and interact with staff who know and go outdoors.
GOPC Store Locations:
Chapel Hill, NC,
Blue Ridge Mountain Sports
In 1972, we started with a love & passion for the outdoors. As one of the first outdoor equipment stores on the east coast, our days and our lives were full of hiking, backpacking, rock climbing, kayaking, canoeing, camping and travel.
Blue Ridge Mountain Sports Store Locations:
1624 Laskin Rd
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
1560 South Main Street,
Blacksburg, VA 24060
1125 Emmet Street N.
Charlottesville, VA 22903
11500 Midlothian Turnpike
Richmond, VA 23235
12020 West Broad Street
Henrico, VA 23233
4610 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919
11537 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37934
Memorial Day Celebration May 26th
Join us in celebrating the Memorial Day weekend with a daylong festival on Sunday, May 26th.
Brew Stash Bash June 15th
Enjoy sampling various American craft beers at the 2nd annual Brew Stash Bash on Saturday, June 15th.
This series has been created to showcase the trails in and around the Roanoke Valley and help turn you into a Mountain Junkie. We need more of you to help us feel normal.
- 03/02/13 – 9th Explore Your Limits 5k & 10k
- 03/23/13 – 5th Montvale 5 & 10 Miler
- 04/13/13 – 5th Mill Mountain Mayhem 10k
- 05/04/13 – 6th Trail Nut 10k and Half Marathon
- 06/02/13 – 3rd Conquer the Cove Trail 25k and Marathon
Learn why Roanoke is the best outdoor town on the East Coast. Choose your adventure and GET OUTSIDE!
April 20th – Blue Ridge Marathon
Bad to the Bone
By directing premiere trail- and road-running events, Bad to the Bone Endurance Sports strives to motivate runners of all backgrounds to challenge themselves. For almost 10 years, Bad to the Bone Endurance Sports events have reflected owners Gill and Francesca’s decades-long knowledge and passion for running. From the events, participants can expect excellent quality in the organization, scenic courses, a welcoming atmosphere, and an experience which will never be forgotten.
April 20th is the Bel Monte 50 miler, 50K, 25K
Charlottesville Fall Classic Half Marathon/10K- October 13th
Danger! Zombies! Run 5K- October 27th
Real Girls Run Half Marathon- November 7th