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The Tennesseean
Friday, 7 Dec 2018 

12 Gifts Under $25 For Outdoorsy People On Your Christmas List

Finding good holiday gifts for outdoorsy friends or family members can be a challenge.
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The Trek
Sunday, 9 Dec 2018 

Predictions For My Upcoming AT Thru-Hike

With under four months to go, I have read so much about the AT that I’m going a little crazy with anticipation. I started a list of predictions for next year to keep myself occupied. I’m sure current and past thru-hikers will find it laughably wrong (and hopefully I will too, after I finish).Predictions by the NumbersTenNewts (salamanders?) spotted.Books read in the evenings.People who pass me with annoying speakers blasting music
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Adventure.com
Sunday, 9 Dec 2018 

What On Earth Is Forest Bathing, And How Can It Help Us?

It’s more about mental and physical restoration than it is shampoo and rubber duckies. Amanda Ogle dips her toes into this Japanese-born phenomenon.
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Backpacker Magazine
Friday, 7 Dec 2018 

The Founder Of Merrell Talks About His New Boot

Nearly four decades after wowing a generation of hikers with his original boot, Randy Merrell went back to the workshop to release a modern version.
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The Washington Post
Friday, 7 Dec 2018 

Affordable, Friendly Nevis Offers The Perfect Site For A DIY Wellness Retreat

The island abounds with opportunities to enjoy fresh food, contemplation and exercise.
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Outside Magazine
Friday, 7 Dec 2018 

Save 40 Percent On The Kelty TN2 Tent

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Gear Junkie
Sunday, 9 Dec 2018 

Trending: Our Top Outdoor Stories This Week

From an Arc'teryx's gear library to the Honda Passport, here's a recap of trending stories from GearJunkie during the week of December 2-8, 2018. The post Trending: Our Top Outdoor Stories This Week appeared first on GearJunkie.
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Outside Magazine
Friday, 7 Dec 2018 

2018's Boldest Activists

The movers and shakers inspiring positive change in the outdoors
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Outside Magazine
Friday, 7 Dec 2018 

Save 60 Percent On The POC Octal X Helmet

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Gear Junkie
2 hr 18 min ago

6 Ways OnX App Will Change The Way You Hunt

The onX Hunt app is a powerful tool for those who venture far (or not so far) off the beaten track. It will change the way you hunt. Here's how. The post 6 Ways onX App Will Change the Way You Hunt appeared first on GearJunkie.
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National Parks Traveler
Friday, 7 Dec 2018 

Santa Monica Mountains Mountain Lion Possible Victim Of Woolsey Fire

A male mountain lion has turned up dead at Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area in California, a possible victim of the Woolsey Fire that burned through the NRA last month. For the rest of the story, and a daily dose of national park news, visit www.nationalparkstraveler.com
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Adventure Journal
Friday, 7 Dec 2018 

JaBig And His Really, Really Big Bike Journey Is A Sight To Behold

Jean-Aimé Bigirimana rode the length of Canada from Newfoundland to the Yukon—on a single-speed.
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Gear Junkie
Friday, 7 Dec 2018 

Do It Yourself: Early-Season Ski & Snowboard Waxing

A tuned ski will give consistent performance, from blower pow to wet mashed potatoes. This is how to wax skis and snowboards for a great year. The post Do It Yourself: Early-Season Ski & Snowboard Waxing appeared first on GearJunkie.
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Gear Junkie
Friday, 7 Dec 2018 

Flashlights: Tips To Pick A Top Torch

Flashlights run the gamut of price and quality. Here, we break down how to choose a flashlight, including best flashlight LEDs, batteries, designs, and more. The post Flashlights: Tips to Pick a Top Torch appeared first on GearJunkie.
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National Parks Traveler
Friday, 7 Dec 2018 

Chickasaw National Recreation Area To Initiate Prescribed Fires

Chickasaw National Recreation Area in Tennessee will begin prescribed burning this month, depending on weather conditions. These fires will occur on the southern border of the Lake of the Arbuckles... For the rest of the story, and a daily dose of national park news, visit www.nationalparkstraveler.com
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Fresh December Day Thought I'd Share

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Santa Monica Sunset

"The airplane stays up because it doesn't have the time to fall." - Orville Wright
December 10, 2018   Ancient China -- Since the beginning of time, mankind has looked up at birds (and to a lesser extent bugs) and marveled at their ability to soar across the sky. Humans...
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The Best Video I've Ever Taken

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Lone Tree In The Dead Sea

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Backpacker Magazine
Monday, 3 Dec 2018 

How To Stay Safe While Hiking Mountains In Winter

Who needs an off-season? Take on the challenge with Colorado mountain guide Jason Antin, who shares his best tips for hiking in the mountains during the winter season.
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REI
Thursday, 29 Nov 2018 

Want To Build Climbing Skills? Quit Maxing Out Every Training Session

Sure, it feels good to know you tried your hardest—but you could actually be holding yourself back. Here's a better way to start climbing stonger.
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Business Insider
Sunday, 2 Dec 2018 

Cole Haan Combines The Best Of Winter Style And Function In This $200 All-Terrain,...

Though they're pricey, you'd be hard-pressed to find a more stylish iteration of a classic than Cole Haan's ZERØGRAND All-Terrain Waterproof Hiker Boot.
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The New York Times
Thursday, 29 Nov 2018 

Is Geotagging On Instagram Ruining Natural Wonders? Some Say Yes

Conservation groups and others are asking social media users not to add precise location tags to photos of fragile ecosystems and wild animals.
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Adventure Journal
Monday, 3 Dec 2018 

Poll: What Do You Do To Stay Safe When Hiking Alone?

Since June, two hikers have been confirmed killed, one is missing presumed dead, and one has been missing since November 23, in the area near Longs Peak and Mt. Meeker, both near Boulder, Colorado. If the missing hikers aren’t found alive, that makes four deaths in that one small stretch of the Rockies in the …
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The Gazette
Monday, 3 Dec 2018 

Man's Best Friend Provides Hike Of A Lifetime In Colorado

I said a tearful goodbye to my dog last week after more than 14 wonderful years. He was my reliable companion on mountains big and small, the best hiking partner
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Good Housekeeping
Tuesday, 4 Dec 2018 

Best Women's Hiking Boots For 2019

The Good Housekeeping Institute names their top picks for the best hiking boots and shoes, whether you're following in the footsteps of Cheryl Strayed or blazing new paths of your own. From lightweight to waterproof, these are the hiking boots that are worth your money.
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REI
Thursday, 29 Nov 2018 

Four Of The Toughest Trail Builders Around

These trail builders contend with the toughest of elements in the name of conservation and recreation.
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The Stranger
Monday, 3 Dec 2018 

Attention Hikers: Stop Building Cairns. You're Hurting Nature!

I don't go into nature to see the work of man. I go into nature to see the work of god. (Plus, cardio.)
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Mic
Thursday, 29 Nov 2018 

Bhutan Is A Hiker’s Paradise That’s Slowly Opening Up To The Outside World

Thimphu is one of only two capitals in the world without traffic lights.