Get Out Features Outshine Adventures Founders, Sunshine and Michelle Loveless
A personal health challenge and a worldwide pandemic aren’t generally considered part of a strong business plan. But for Sunshine Loveless and wife Michelle Dunn-Loveless, these two events have led to a growing business, a renewed love for life and even more exciting changes on the horizon.
How to Travel to New Zealand on a Budget
New Zealand is a bucket list trip for many and often seems unattainable due to distance and cost. In November 2022, we scored cheap flights and found a way to make the trip of a lifetime come true! In this article we break down the total cost of our trip and offer tips on how to travel to New Zealand on a budget.
6 Really Cool Winter Road Trip Destinations in the Southeast
6 really cool winter road trip destinations near Chattanooga (northeast Alabama edition)
11 Best Apps for Hiking and Exploring Outside in 2023
We are big proponents of disconnecting from technology and connecting with nature, but in our modern society it’s difficult to fully disconnect when we carry our smartphones everywhere we go. When used correctly, smartphones can actually help us explore and connect with nature more deeply through the use of built in features like a camera, […]
Local Hiking Guide: 16 Must Do (Winter) Hikes in Chattanooga
Outshine Adventures hiking guide to the best trails and hikes in Chattanooga to try this winter or anytime of the year.
5 Best Springs to Paddle with Manatees in Florida
A close encounter with a manatee is a thrilling experience that leaves a lasting impact. The best and least invasive way to get close to manatees in their natural habitat is by paddleboard. We’ve spent the past three winters traveling to Florida in search of the best places to paddleboard with manatees. Through some trial […]
Almost There Adventure Podcast
We had the opportunity to share our adventures in business and personal stories with hosts of the Almost There Adventure Podcast. During the episode we discuss how/why we started Outshine Adventures, what brought us to Chattanooga, our favorite paddling adventures, the Nickajack Bat Cave, and our new adventure ready campervan that you can rent. The […]
Give the Gift of Adventure
At Outshine Adventures, we believe that the best things in life aren’t really things at all, but experiences that bring people together and connect people with nature. There are few gifts that compare to the surreal experience of paddling scenic waterways, standing up on a paddle board for the first time, witnessing wildlife up-close, hiking under the […]
Learn About Our Next Big Adventure and Why We’re Rebranding in 2021
All good things must come to an end. Or they evolve and grow into something wonderful! We’ve been growing and evolving over the past 4 years and it’s time to Outshine on a new adventure! We wanted you to be the first to know that we’re rebranding and launching our new logo, website and business […]
Let the Adventure Begin!
I dreamed of starting my own business but didn’t know where or how to start. The dream persisted for years, but fear of failure held me back and prevented me from taking the first step. After spending 6 years as a raft guide, trip leader and trainer on the Ocoee River, I felt the pressure […]