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1 hr ago | Bellingham Herald

Still time to take in sights at Big Cypress

So don't wait. The bugs and mugginess will be here soon enough. A few weeks ago, I hiked a small section of the Florida National Scenic Trail through the Big Cypress National Preserve and found the trail mostly dry, with few mosquitoes and abundant breathtaking scenery.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

ABC News

Glamour camping over Easter

Packing for your Easter camping trip? You will need water, a sturdy pair of boots, and of course no trip would be complete without an outdoor espresso maker.

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The New Zealand Herald

Cumbria: Lead astray in the Lake District

Ah, the Lake District in England's northwest. Hiking in the hills, scoffing cream teas, settling into quaint B&Bs, marvelling at the world's largest pencil.

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Contra Costa Times

Friends will celebrate life of longtime Montclair Scoutmaster

Members of Montclair-based Boy Scout Troop 206, using skills learned under the direction of beloved and respected Scoutmaster Stanley Graham McPherson, once carried a woman in the Sierras to safety using a makeshift stretcher fashioned from a tent and hiking poles.

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AmericanBankingNews.com

Kristen Stewart Gets Into Slacker Mode

Kristen Stewart and Jesse Eisenberg got into some serious grunge duds when they headed to work for their new film, American Ultra in New Orleans on Tuesday.

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AmmoLand

Michigan's Cold vs Arizona's Warm Freedom

Bond Arms Century 2000 .45 Colt/3-inch .410, holster and two rounds of Remington Express 3-inch 7 1/2 shot After the most grueling Michigan winter in memory, the time had come for a dual-purpose trip to visit family and to work in a bit of coyote hunting in Arizona.

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Santa Barbara Independent

Manzana Day Hike to 'Ray's Camp'

Hike: moderate day hike into the San Rafael Wilderness past Fish Camp along Manzana Creek; suitable for sturdy kids 6 and older Time: 3 hours driving and about 5 hours hiking, including an hour munching a nutritious lunch at "Ray's Camp"'s new table beside flowing Manzana Creek Thoughtfully walking the wilderness footpath along Manzana Creek ... (more)

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Merced Sun-Star

Blauert on Outdoors: Mendocino County offers great hikes near the coast

Mendocino County is known for its scenic shoreline, quaint towns, Victorian bed and breakfast lodgings, and well-regarded wineries.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

San Jose Mercury News

Has a good book inspired your travels?

Did Frances Mayes' "Under the Tuscan Sun" launch your love affair with Italy? Did you lace up your hiking boots after reading "Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail" by Cheryl Strayed? Or maybe John Kennedy Toole's classic "A Confederacy of Dunces" sent you directly to New Orleans' French Quarter? We want to hear about the book -- it ... (more)

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RiderMagazine.com

BMW Allround Motorcycle Boots Review

Nobody should debate the importance of good footgear, whether it's for dancing, hiking, playing tennis or riding a motorcycle.

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Sys-Con Media

New Boy Scouts of America Fieldbook Prepares Beginners and...

This is the first time a new edition has been released in more than 10 years, and it marks the first time a new edition has been available in a digital format.

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Mobile Marketer

Ahnu targets outdoor enthusiasts to generate 6.2pc click-through rate

Shoe brand Ahnu ran a targeted mobile advertising campaign last year that is now fueling the brand to continue to run other initiatives with application MapMyRun this year.

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Vail Daily News

Vail Daily column: The season's not ending, it's just beginning

At this time of year, many in the Vail Valley are lamenting the fact that another great skiing and riding season is drawing to a close while pulling out their bikes, hiking boots, golf clubs, fly rods and rafting gear in anticipation of another great Colorado summer.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Ventura County Star

Simi Valley police ask for public's help in finding missing man

James Thompson told his family he was going hiking, police said. He was last seen carrying a black backpack and a green one.

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Examiner.com

Cotopaxi "gear for good" company launches with successful Questival

If you heard the word " Cotopaxi " over a week ago, you probably didn't know what it was, or you thought of the stratovolcano in the Andes Mountains, located about 31 miles south of Quito, Ecuador, South America.

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MacMegasite

Theodolite Augmented Reality Nav App - Spring Sale - 50% Off

Hunter Research and Technology is excited to offer its flagship augmented reality navigation app Theodolite for 50% during a special spring sale.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Star Online

Homegrown company finds success in bags for the outdoors

FOR Jack Lee and his business partner, Simon Lee, the decision to go into manufacturing bags, specifically waterproof bags often called "dry bags", came about due to their love for outdoor activities like hiking, marathons and snorkelling.

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Estes Park Trail-Gazette

Trek to historical Twin Sisters Peaks

Legend, folklore and history over time germinate and grow about a mountain. After a time with this process, a mountain can take on an aura -- a personality.

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Whidbey News-Times

Mountain brings back memories of father's gift | Faithful Living

I spent all day Thursday in Seattle, visiting my daughter who teaches third grade at Queen Anne Elementary.

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NewsandSentinel.com

Being prepared key to a safe trek

As I said out loud the other day, I will probably get lost between my back door and car sometime soon, after chuckling a bit about an article reporting a group of Kentucky hikers who had managed to get "stranded overnight" at Coopers Rock State Forest near Morgantown.

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