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7 min ago | Examiner.com

Cabela's Opens in Tualatin September 18 - What's Inside for Walkers and Hikers?

If you hunt or fish, you may already have decided to call in sick at work to attend the grand opening of the Cabela's in Tualatin , Oregon on Thursday, September 18, 2014. The doors open at 11 am at the newly rebuilt Nyberg Rivers complex just west of I-5 exit 289.

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4 hrs ago | Where Toronto

Take a Hike

Trails abound throughout the Lower Mainland, everything from easy strolls to near-vertical feats of endurance. Local stores can outfit you with everything you need to tackle any terrain The Crush Scoop from Icebreaker combines style with practicality and comfort in a soft, lightweight wool top that looks great on its own or layered.

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8 hrs ago | Tyrone Times

Missing man may have visited Dungannon

He is described as being 5ft 7in tall, of slim, athletic build with short, dark, greying hair. He was wearing black shorts, a dark coloured t-shirt, woollen socks and brown hiking boots.

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12 hrs ago | The Times

Father and son hike to the mountaintop

In fall 1986, Ewing Sr. completed his "thru-hike" of the famed trail, which runs from Georgia to Maine. One who completes a thru-hike of the AT, as it is often referred to, makes the entire trip - all 2,165-plus miles - from start to finish at one time.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

The Daily Republic

Land trust organizes Rockville Trails Preserve hike

A free, guided hike is scheduled Sept. 27 for the Rockville Trails Preserve in the hills above Suisun and Green valleys.

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New York Post

Say kumba-yes to a stylish hike with these outdoorsy outfits

Why would you wear jewelry for adornment alone when you can wear it for function, too? Ax + Apple for Urban Renewal mixed-metal penknife necklace at urbanoutfitters.com $198 Of course, you'll need a stylish backpack for your hikes in the woods.Leather-trimmed "Kanken No. 2" backpack at fjallraven.com $120 A little bit classic fedora and a little bit cowboy equals the perfect topper! Felt "Navajo" hat at calypsostbarth.com $425 Style this number with a pair of black tights and hiking boots for an Aspen-worthy ensemble.

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Trend Hunter Magazine

Oatmeal Smoothie Pouches - The Munk Pack's Snack Packaging Design...

The Munk Pack has a snack packaging design that looks an awful lot like a healthy baby food snack, but it's designed for nature lovers of all ages. Each of the oatmeal-based fruit snacks has a camping theme, which comes across on the packaging for the pouches.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

WVNY

Spree of Car Break-Ins at Vermont Hiking Trailheads

Vermont state police say there have been multiple reports of car break-ins in the last 24 hours as of Sunday night. The latest one happened just before 7 p.m. Sunday on Putney Mountain Road, at the trail head parking area for Putney forest.

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WMUR-TV Manchester

Two people rescued from New Hampshire mountains

Overnight, conservation officers from New Hampshire Fish and Game worked alongside personnel from Twin Mountain Fire Department and a manager from the Cog Railway to locate a 55-year-old Amesbury man. Rescuers conducted a search on and around the Jewel Trail, which descends down Mount Washington on its western side after Chris Trottier was reported missing by his wife at 9:30 p.m. Saturday.

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TechCrunch

Up Close With The Tissot T-Touch Solar Expert, The Perennial Hiking Watch For Geeks

For years the Tissot T-Touch line has been Switzerland's unique answer to the quartz hiking watch. While other manufacturers offered analog quartz pieces, Tissot has been the only company that has tried to take on the altimeter-barometer-thermometer uber watches made by Casio, Seiko and Citizen.

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SFGate

Hikers try to improve Pacific Crest Trail app

Hiking along the Pacific Crest Trail this summer, Lon Cooper looks like a human version of the Google Street View car. Rising out of the side of his stuffed backpack is a gray pipe with a small, but thick, circular top.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

Have 127 hours of outdoors adventure

Unless you venture often into the Whiteshell or own a pair of well-used hiking boots, you can be forgiven for associating the Mantario Trail with the words "RCMP" and "rescue." Over the Labour Day long weekend, emergency crews extracted not one but two people from separate locations along the 66-kilometre walking and trail-running route that winds along the eastern edge of Whiteshell Provincial Park near the Ontario border.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Daily Journal

On comfortable hiking boots, frogs, men-only wallpaper

So I was hanging out at the Lucas family estate last Saturday evening with 350 of my closest friends, when I began pondering a few of life's questions. Steve and I were invited by our buddies Al and Joyce Long to attend the annual CGI Gala , which raises money to empower the poor in Cambodia through education, vocational training and business development.

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WKRN

Police: Man walks into dentist office, exposes self to child

The Dickson Police Department is working to identify the man who walked into a dentist office and exposed himself to a 12-year-old child. According to police, the unidentified man covered himself with a magazine so he would not be exposing himself to others in the waiting room.

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St. Cloud Times

Richmond man, 69, climbs Mount Kilimanjaro

Richmond man, 69, climbs Mount Kilimanjaro He did it as a tribute to his mother, and he's now looking for his next adventure Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/life/2014/09/12/richmond-man-climbs-mount-kilimanjaro/15532607/ Duane Steil, 69 of Richmond, climbed Mount Kilimanjaro in July. He reached the summit at Uhuru Peak, 19,341 feet above sea level, on the seventh day of hiking.

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Examiner.com

Hiking in Aspen: Lost Man Lake, Lost Man Pass, Lost Man Loop on Independence Pas

All good words to describe the Lost Man Loop hike on Independence Pass between Aspen and Leadville . The hike takes visitors past two lakes, one reservoir, over one 12,800-foot pass and through amazing scenery.

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Mashable

Honey Bee the Blind Cat Is Queen of the Wild Frontier

Honey Bee is a sweet, blind cat who traverses the wild like a feline Davey Crockett. She was discovered in Fiji, where local veterinarians at Animals Fiji nursed her back to health.

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The Stamford Daily Voice

Eastern Mountain Sports Plans Grand Reopening In Stamford

Eastern Mountain Sports is holding the grand opening of its relocated Stamford store at Ridgeway Shopping Center on Monday, Sept. 15, at 10 a.m. The new store with 5,167 square feet of selling space will be open at 2351 Summer St. Children's footwear and apparel will be available for the first time.

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Pacific Daily News

Explore 7 waterfalls on stomp Saturday

Every Saturday, Guam Boonie Stompers offers public hikes to a variety of destinations such as beaches, snorkeling sites, waterfalls, mountains, caves, latte sites and World War II sites.

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Anchorage Daily News

Photos: Hiking Katmai's Valley of 10,000 Smokes

Nathaniel Herz walks near a drainage flowing from Mt. Mageik, in the Valley of 10,000 Smokes inside Katmai National Park and Preserve.

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