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Hiking Safely on the Hills

SAFE WALKING TREKKING OUTDOORSIf you are contemplating a long distance walk, or indeed a day walk, on the any of the high level routes in the UK, such as The Pennine Way, for the first time, between October and May, please be aware that you are embarking on a test of your endurance and stamina, especially when carrying a backpack.Each stage in a long distance walk involves a period of several hours spent outdoors, often in isolated and remote locations and sometimes at altitudes above 400 metres, in possibl;y rain or snow.

Backyard Camping Trip

Are your kids begging you to take them camping, but you just can't find the time to take them on a camping trip? Or would you like to introduce your kids to the fun of camping for the first time, but aren't sure if they will enjoy it, or might get scared? Either way, camping out in your backyard will be a fun way to spend the evening and night with your kids.Get the kids involved in setting up camp in your backyard.

The Benefits of One Day Hiking Trips

Do you like to take one day hiking trips? Do you want to take hiking trips on trails near your home? One day hiking trips have a number of advantages. They are great for the recreational hiker.

Dancing With Whales

We've all heard about whalewatching from boats or shore, and a few companies are now offering the possibility of actually swimming and snorkeling with whales in the wild. Is this a good thing?Some whalewatching operators in the Kingdom of Tonga, South Pacific islands, advertise the possibility of swimming and snorkeling with humpback whales during the cetacean's annual migration from July to October.

Hiking from Your Own Home

Picture this. You are stuck at home knee deep in household chores.

Take a Hiking Pole on Your Next Hike

It is the downhill ski racing competition of the winter Olympics. You watch a ski racer zoom down the slope manoeuvring through the ski gates.

Gambling Isnt the Only Thing to do in Las Vegas

Do you think the only thing to do in Las Vegas is gamble? Would you believe that there are a multitude of great hiking trails in a place where all-you-can-eat casino buffets are par for the course? Southern Nevada is chock full of great hiking trails ready to be discovered. Hiking areas near Las Vegas include: Red Rock, Mt.

Join the American Hiking Society

Have you taken up hiking as a new form of family recreation? Are you a serious hiker that spends hours on challenging trails? Do you want to find a way to become more involved in hiking across the nation? Hikers of any background will want to check out the "American Hiking Society". This society is an alliance of local hiking clubs and provides a wealth of resources and activities for hikers of any background.

Hard Labor Creek State Park Earned Its Name

One afternoon during a trip across the country in our fifth wheel, we were racing the sun to an RV park before sunset. We were driving through Georgia and convenient RV parks near the highway were sparse.

San Diego Beach Hikes - Cardiff to Carlsbad

San Diego offers a bevy of interesting hikes. With the average home price being around $500,000, they better be interesting!To unwind, I typically stop on my way home from work to hike from Cardiff to Carlsbad on the beach.

Yachats, OR: An Outdoor Lovers Paradise on the Oregon Coast

There is something about a town tucked between the mountains and the sea. Often, it feels like one has reached the far end of the world when he or she arrives in a place like this.

Wal-Mart Camping And Other Free Places

"Do you know about Wal-Mart camping?" We didn't know, but the old man at the campground in Florida insisted WalMart not only allowed RVs and vans to park overnight, but encouraged it. "Free camping," he told us, and we didn't wait long to take advantage of this new knowledge.

New Technologies in Camping and Outdoor Clothing Enhance the Outdoor Experience

Camping is an excellent way to explore and experience the outdoors. The weather needn't be an obstacle to what sorts of climates and places you might trek to.

Camping - Get Those Tents Up!

Have you ever thought you might like to try a totally different vacation? Is the cost of your vacation this year a problem? Did you know that a week long Camping Vacation for a family of four can work out to under a $1000.That sounds pretty good eh! Can you smell that fresh air go on fill your lungs with it and oh! what's that lovely smell, somebody's cooking up a treat.

Kenya Safari Top Five National Parks

The Kenya safari circuit is one of the best in Africa containing national parks and game reserves that consistently provide great wildlife sightings and experiences coupled with high quality accommodation.But within the country itself there are certain areas that are better than others to safari in.

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Friluftsliv: The Nordic concept of getting outdoors
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Whether or not the weather outside is frightful, these 12 podcasts about the outdoors are filled with harrowing adventures, fulfilling travels, and meditations and explorations of nature. 1. “Out There”. Personal stories about our close relationship ...

Houston Chronicle

Outdoors enthusiasts should check this holiday gift list twice
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Outdoors: Take caution to social media, outdoorsmen
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Communication technology has made doing this job a lot easier than when I started writing the Tribune-Herald outdoor column 16 years ago. Back then, internet and cell phone technology were slow and unreliable, and getting something as simple as a photo ...

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Outdoors with Bud - Watch and listen for hunting success
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Sometimes the key to deer hunting success can be a simple matter of two things that I consider very crucial. Those two things have been paramount many times to allowing me to attach a tag to a deer. Sure, many other steps have to play a part, such as ...

Midland Reporter-Telegram

Review: Ally Outdoors
Midland Reporter-Telegram
Walking through the sliding doors of the Ally Outdoors facility, what comes into view is not the expected sight of a retail gun store. Visitors walk through an elegant open entryway, past a trendy cafe, and into a well-lit showroom with high-quality ...

The Great Outdoors: AMC adventures make great gifts
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The Appalachian Mountain Club's guide to winter activities is out and something new has been added: a snowshoe adventure for those of you that have hit the big 50. This adventure will take place from Jan. 9-11. For those of you who are into snowshoeing ...

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The Independent

Library mural brings outdoors indoors
The Independent
I wanted it to look like part of the outdoors, but organic, not cartoonish,” she said. Cosper looked at his preliminary sketches and was sold.“He got it. It looks like you could step into the picture and start playing.” The spare landscape — grass, a ...

Wandering herd of deer caught on video in Eastport
Bangor Daily News
Deer hang out on a lawn and cross the street in Eastport recently. Town residents have been dealing with nuisance deer issues as the sizeable herd wanders about, causing traffic problems and eating plants. Tess Ftorek of Eastport posted a video to her ...

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Johnson Outdoors posts 4Q profit
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RACINE — Johnson Outdoors Inc. on Friday reported fiscal fourth-quarter net income of $589,000, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. The Racine-based company said it had net income of 6 cents per share. The outdoor gear company ...
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