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Why Hiking is a Good Recreational Activity

Why Hiking is a Good Recreational Activity

| September 30, 2013 | Reply

Are you interested in doing something fun and exciting on a day that you may have off from work or a weekend that you may have no plans? If you are and if you are like many other Americans, there is a good chance that you may be interested in doing something recreational. If you […]

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Hiking Trails: How You Can Choose the Best One

Hiking Trails: How You Can Choose the Best One

| September 26, 2013 | Reply

Are you interested in going hiking? Whether you would like spend one day hiking or five days, you will need to find a hiking park to visit and a hiking trial to hike. Although you can choose to go on any hiking trial that you want, you may want to take the time to find […]

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Tips To Make Sure Your Hiking Adventure a Safe One

Tips To Make Sure Your Hiking Adventure a Safe One

| September 21, 2013 | Reply

Are you, your family, your friends, or your romantic partner planning to take a hiking adventure soon? As you likely already know, hiking can be fun and exciting, but it can be dangerous at the same time. Of course, there are a number of different steps that you can take to protect yourself on your […]

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What You May Want to Bring With You on Your Next Hiking Adventure

What You May Want to Bring With You on Your Next Hiking Adventure

| September 17, 2013 | Reply

Are you interested in going on a fun filled hiking adventure? If you are, you are definitely not alone. In the United States, a large number of individuals enjoy hiking, often whenever they get the chance to do so. Although there is a good chance that you may have gone hiking before, there is also […]

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Should You Buy or Rent Your Camping Gear

Should You Buy or Rent Your Camping Gear

| September 14, 2013 | Reply

Are you planning on taking a camping trip in the near future? If this is your first time going camping, you will need to get camping gear to take with you, as you may not already own it. While your first impulse may be to head on down to your local sports store, did you […]

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Top Tips For Choosing a Hiking Trail

Top Tips For Choosing a Hiking Trail

| September 8, 2013 | Reply

Are you interested in going on a hiking adventure? Whether that hiking adventure will last for a few hours or a whole weekend, you will need to choose a hiking trail. When it comes to choosing a hiking trail, you need to remember that you have a number of different options. No matter where in […]

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Should You Plan Your Next Hiking Adventure in Advance?

Should You Plan Your Next Hiking Adventure in Advance?

| September 3, 2013 | Reply

Are you interested in taking a hiking adventure? Whether you want your next hiking adventure to only last a few hours or last as long as a few days, you may want to start thinking about planning your next hiking adventure in advance. Although it is nice to hear that you should plan your next […]

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Camping – Why It’s The Ultimate Family Vacation

Camping – Why It’s The Ultimate Family Vacation

| August 30, 2013 | Reply

Are you and your family interested in taking a family vacation soon? If you are, have you already decided what you would like to do or where you would like to go? If you have yet to decide what you would like your next family vacation to be about, you may want to take the […]

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Why You Should Create a Checklist for Your Next Hiking Trip

Why You Should Create a Checklist for Your Next Hiking Trip

| August 25, 2013 | Reply

Are you in the mist of planning a hiking adventure for yourself, a group of your friends, or your family? If you are, have you made a hiking checklist for yourself? If you have yet to make a hiking checklist for yourself, you may want to think about doing so. Hiking checklists are ideal for […]

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What to Consider When Choosing a Campground

What to Consider When Choosing a Campground

| August 21, 2013 | Reply

Are you interested in taking a camping trip? Whether you are interested in going camping alone, with your family, with your romantic partner, or with a group of your friends, you will need to find a campground to camp at. While many individuals just choose to go camping at the nearest campground, you may want […]

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Camping in a Tent or a Motor Home: Which is Best?

Camping in a Tent or a Motor Home: Which is Best?

| August 13, 2013 | Reply

Are you interested in going on a camping adventure? If you are, you are definitely not alone. In the United States, camping is often referred to as a popular pastime. One of the many reasons why camping is so popular is because of all of the choices that you have. One of the many choices […]

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Going for Hiking and Backpacking Trip?

Going for Hiking and Backpacking Trip?

| April 28, 2013 | Reply

Take these Tips with You! 1.) Shop for a good quality backpack. A hiker can forget his map, compass, flashlight, and knife but he can never leave without his backpack. Invest on a quality backpack that fits you. “Fit” meaning, when you wear it, you are comfortable with it. Thick shoulder straps and extra padding […]

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So What’s Exciting With Alaska Hiking

So What’s Exciting With Alaska Hiking

| April 25, 2013 | Reply

So What’s Exciting With Alaska Hiking…Everything! If you are anywhere near Alaska, you might probably have thought of what excitement you would be facing once you step its land. It’s like nowhere else, truly a unique spot for hikers. It simply has everything. If you are a mountain hiker, there are good trails for you. […]

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Medicinal Plants That Backpackers Should Know

Medicinal Plants That Backpackers Should Know

| April 24, 2013 | Reply

Why learn about medicinal plants? Certainly, backpackers shouldn’t leave the first aid kit home, but it can be useful and interesting to know a few plant medicines too. Whether you are someday in a survival situation, or you just lost your first aid kit and have a terrible headache, wouldn’t it be nice to find […]

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Top Five Essentials – Equipment Used for Hiking

Top Five Essentials – Equipment Used for Hiking

| April 22, 2013 | Reply

Well of course man has long ago abandoned his leathery footwear in exchange with good looking ones and he has also long forgotten that he has instincts which he could use in the wilderness. Now that there is still continuous quests to attempt and conquer the wilderness, he returns with more sophisticated equipment that helps […]

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A Guideline for Colorado Hiking

A Guideline for Colorado Hiking

| April 21, 2013 | Reply

Colorado hiking implicates great hiking experiences. There are lots of world-class trails that are stunningly exciting and attractively splendid. But hiking Colorado, like all other hiking adventures must be treated with complete knowledge of the trail both to be safe from any hazards and to enjoy the tour. Plan ahead your Colorado hiking- Unlike other […]

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Camping Tents

Camping Tents

| April 19, 2013 | Reply

So you’ve decided to go camping. You’ve check out the camp sites that are accredited by the ACA or American Camping Association and KOA or Kampgrounds of America. Now you need to decide how much you want to “rough it”. Are you staying in an RV, or a pop up camper? Perhaps you’re pulling a […]

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Take An African Safari

Take An African Safari

| April 17, 2013 | Reply

There are endless ways to vacation in today’s world. Air travel makes it possible to get almost anywhere in the world in thirty hours or less. The local park or the state right next door are no longer our only reasonable vacation options. We can go on huge cruise ships and explore the beauty of […]

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What’s In Your Hiking Backpack?

What’s In Your Hiking Backpack?

| April 14, 2013 | Reply

Every time I leave the pavement, I take along my trusty hiking pack – even if I have no intention of hiking. Doing this has become a habit rather than a conscious decision. My pack goes with me when a hike, camp, hunt, fish, bird watch and even when I drive out of town. I’ve […]

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Responsible Recreation in the BackCountry

Responsible Recreation in the BackCountry

| April 12, 2013 | Reply

Having a good time is pretty high on everyone’s to do list, especially when surrounded by awesome views and super-awesome friends. We hike, bike, climb, camp, raft, fish, hunt, four-wheel, sleep and eat – among other things – in the backcountry. If not done properly, that’s a lot of wear and tear on our natural […]

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