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A Reflection on Harriet Tubman’s Relationship with Nature

“Looking musingly toward a nearby orchard, Ms. Harriet asked suddenly “Do you like apples?”...

Ten Backyard Camping Ideas from Outdoor Afro

Camping does not need to be regulated in the backwoods or at a traditional camp site. You...

The Good Fight for our Humanity, Mother Earth and our Uni-verse

The Good Fight for our Humanity, Mother Earth and our Uni-verse – Taishya Adams My...

Stereotype or Fact? Black People Don’t Camp

Mother and daughter sitting around the campfire at the annual joint campout with Outdoor...

Stereotype or Fact? Black People Don’t Camp

Mother and daughter sitting around the campfire at the annual joint campout with...

Outdoor Afro Welcomes Ashley Williams, Global Marketing Director of KEEN, to its Board of Directors

Oakland, CA –December 10, 2018– Outdoor Afro, a national non-profit whose mission is to...

Go RVing Sponsors Family Fest Field Day – Find Your Away!

Outdoor Afro and GoRVing – Perfect Together On September 29, 2018, one of our good...

An Interconnected Life – A Profile of Myrian Solis Coronel of REI

Myrian and her son, Lucca, doing what they love best – playing and laughing. Myrian Solis...

Integrating Kilimanjaro Training into Daily Life

by Olatunde GbolahanYou ever have that feeling like there is just not enough time in a...

Grasping Possibilities – A Mother’s Motivation for Climbing a Mountain

by Katina Grays My three year old daughter, Seraphina and I have talked about me climbing...

“I Don’t Think I’m Supposed to Be Here” — An Accidental Outdoors Story

To get lost is to learn the way – African Proverb by Alora Jones As a (somewhat)...