Greenville among the nation’s most playful cities

Kaboom!, a national nonprofit organization dedicated to building and renovating playgrounds, named 257 cities and towns as 2017 Playful City USA communities for their efforts to increase play opportunities for children.

First Look: Cancer Survivors Park’s Spirit of Survivorship Bridge

The partial reopening of the portion of the Greenville Health System Swamp Rabbit Trail linking Cleveland Park to Falls Park has been delayed until Saturday, June 3 and here’s why — construction of the second phase of Greenville’s Cancer Survivors Park.

Reopening of Swamp Rabbit Trail sliver delayed

Weather has delayed the partial reopening of the portion of the Swamp Rabbit Trail linking Cleveland Park to Falls Park until Saturday, June 3.

George Hincapie, Jimmie Johnson confirmed for Assault on Mt. Mitchell

The 42nd Annual Assault on Mt. Mitchell presented by Greenville Health System will feature some famous faces.

Cleveland Park master plan on the horizon

A lot has changed since William Choice Cleveland donated a crescent-shaped, 110-acre plot of land to the city in 1924, a move that led to the creation of Cleveland Park.

TD Bank Reedy River Run to celebrate 40th year

The TD Bank Reedy River Run, one of the Southeast’s and the Upstate’s signature running events, will celebrate its 40th year on April 22, 2017, in downtown Greenville.

A guide to the Upstate’s finest parks

From hiking and biking to waterfalls and wildflowers, Upstate parks offer a something for everyone

Why don’t we have a downtown dog park?

As the influx of apartments and mixed-use developments continues downtown, many residents may be wondering about the absence of a specific amenity in the city’s center: a dog park.

The quest to bring back South Carolina’s only native trout

The Southern Appalachian brook trout is making a comeback thanks to a coalition of Upstate conservation groups and government agencies.

Chip and Jackie Batson aim to foster Greenville’s mountain biking community through beer and gear

The husband and wife duo and veteran mountain bikers recently held the grand opening for their new venture, Piney Mountain Bike Lounge, on March 18.

With TreeHugger Customs, Matt McClain has branched out from backyard treehouses

As a child, Matt McClain helped his grandfather work on his farm, a vast 2,000-acre property in central Missouri.

Upstate lands 2018 Bassmaster Classic

The Upstate has once again landed the big one — the Bassmaster Classic. Next year’s GEICO Bassmaster Classic presented by DICK’S Sporting Goods — bass fishing’s version of pro football’s Super Bowl — will be held March 16-18, 2018 at Lake Hartwell with the daily weigh-in at Greenville’s Bon Secours Wellness Arena, it was announced […]

Another Look: The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy

For 20 years, the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy has been looking after the great Pennsylvania city’s most prestigious parks.

Neighborhood parks have needs, too

While Greenville is getting closer to committing money for the construction of City Park on the city’s west side, other neighborhood parks are in need of an infusion of cash as well.