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  1. Vernon Outdoors Club explores the great outdoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Vernon Outdoors Club members are regularly out and about enjoying the great outdoors in the North Okanagan and beyond. Members of the club organize a number of activities.

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  2. Top 10 reasons to snap up an Annual Local's Pass at Grouse MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | The Georgia Straight

    With a Grouse Mountain Annual Local's Pass, you can enjoy a full 365 days of mountaintop adventure-access to the Mountain via round-trip Skyride or the Grouse Grind, the Lumberjack World Famous Show, Birds in Motion Demonstration, Disc Golf, Ranger Talks at the Grizzly Bear Habitat, and other summer activities ; mountaintop ice skating, snowshoeing, Light Walk, sleigh rides, The Peak of Christmas and New Year's Eve in the winter; and year-round movies in our Theatre in the Sky, plus amazing benefits like discounts on Mountain Ziplines, shopping, and Mountain access for your guests. Ah, spring is in the air! With the arrival of beautiful weather, Vancouverites seek new and exciting ways to celebrate the return of long sunny days.

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  3. Torch run celebrates upcoming Special OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | The News

    ... Martin was an obvious pick to carry the torch this year. He has had a phenomenal season, winning gold in two snowshoeing events at the Special Olympics Winter Games in Newfoundland. He will now have the chance to compete at the Special Olympic World ...

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  4. VIDEO: Sumner Link TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | The Olympian

    A few visitors to Smith Rock State Park in Oregon on Feb. 22 took an epic leap of faith. The mountain swing setup was attached to a feature known as Monkey Face.

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  5. Company applies to conduct eco-tours on Crown landRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Squamish Chief

    ... May 19. "We aim to provide non-motorized, eco-friendly activities such as hiking, rock climbing, mountaineering, snowshoeing and backcountry skiing trips with minimal impact on the surrounding environment," reads the application tenure management ...

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  6. Kelowna contingent preps for world gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | Kelowna Capital News

    Together, the three local athletes will be representing Kelowna, their province and their country next March at the 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games in Austria. Melesko and Stanley will be competing in cross country skiing, while Wilkinson is a members of Canada's team in snowshoeing.

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  7. Hiking like a hobbit - Tackling the Continental Divide barefoot - Wed, 04 May 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    J.R.R. Tolkien's little Lord of the Rings heroes walked all through Middle Earth in bare feet. Murray, of Missoula, plans to hike the Continental Divide Trail the same way.

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  8. Ten Manitobans heading to Special Olympics World Winter GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | GlobalNews

    ... and Labrador. Manitobans Darren Boryskavich, Valerie Delorme and Christine Peters will all compete in snowshoeing. The three athletes will be coached by Winnipegger Joanne Zahaiko and Winkler's Sabrina Klassen. Canada's floor hockey team will ...

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  9. Six Nova Scotians selected for Special Olympic Winter GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | The Chronicle Herald

    Six Nova Scotians are heading to Austria in March 2017 for the Special Olympics World Winter Games as members of Team Canada. Speed Skater Aimee Gordon, Snowshoers Brianna Harris and Daniel Martin along with Figure Skaters Robert Fougere and Kailey Stewart will be representing Nova Scotians and Canada during the Games.

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    May 3, 2016 | Journal-Pioneer

    ... at the world Games. Alberton's Charchuk has been involved with Special Olympics for 18 years. In addition to snowshoeing, Charchuk is an avid participant in local bowling, bocce and golf programs. Charchuk has represented P.E.I. at two national ...

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  11. 2 Edmontonians heading to 2017 Special OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | CBC News

    ... staff and two managers. They will be competing in six different sports including speed skating, floor hockey, snowshoeing, and figure skating. The athletes will begin training camps for the Special Olympics next week. The event takes place from ...

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  12. 4 Newfoundlanders make Special Olympics Team CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | CBC News

    ... and Labrador/Facebook) Justin Dodge, Floressa Harris, Sandra Smith and Crystal Young have all been named to the snowshoeing team, which will head to Europe next year. All four of the athletes won gold medals in snowshoeing at the Canada 2016 Winter ...

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  13. Pride around the countryRead the original story

    May 2, 2016 | Xtra!

    Taking place in the snow-capped Rockies, this wintry take on Pride includes such oh-so-Canadian activities as skiing, snowshoeing and dog sledding. It's enough to make your poutine weep with national pride.

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  14. Special Olympics athletes clean up yardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... the programming Special Olympics programming through the year. That means sports like bowling, bocce ball, golf, snowshoeing and swimming. Cherry says that they are also looking at adding more sports for athletes in the area, though they need ...

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  15. Fur Rondy Celebrates Spirit of WinterRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2016 | Alaska

    Mention Fur Rondy and it conjures up memories of the early 1980s when we'd return from the trapline and converge with other trappers to celebrate surviving another long winter of squalid cabins, harsh temperatures, heavy snows, wind-and always the darkness. It was safe now to laugh at our misadventures of falling through the ice at 50 below, breaking trail for three weeks straight, running low on food, firewood and fuel for our lanterns.

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  16. Here is the most recent previous Green Spotlight.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Daily Kos

    ... above the peaks. The road to the Hurricane Hill trailhead is closed in winter and becomes a popular hiking/ snowshoeing/ cross-country skiing trail. We took our snowshoes with us, but the snow on the road was so well-packed that we left them behind ...

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  17. Spotlight on green news views: Climate crisis requires mobilization at World War II levelRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Daily Kos

    ... above the peaks. The road to the Hurricane Hill trailhead is closed in winter and becomes a popular hiking/ snowshoeing/ cross-country skiing trail. We took our snowshoes with us, but the snow on the road was so well-packed that we left them behind ...

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  18. Head for the hills: It's a free week in national parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Seattle Times

    With beautiful days and warm weather in the Northwest, maybe it's time to play hooky and head for your favorite national park - especially because the entry fee is waived this week. This is National Parks Week, with free admission through Sunday, April 24, to parks across the nation, including Mount Rainier and Olympic, which normally charge $20 per vehicle.

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  19. Mount Rainier, Olympic offer events for National Park WeekRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2016 | Washington Times

    Saturday marks the start of National Park Week, actually nine days of celebrating all that is good with the National Park system. While the week is celebrated every year, this year's includes events tied to the 100th anniversary of the creation of the National Park Service.

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  20. Join National Park Week celebration at Mount Rainier, OlympicRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | The Olympian

    Saturday marks the start of National Park Week, actually nine days of celebrating all that is good with the National Park system. While the week is celebrated every year, this year's includes events tied to the 100th anniversary of the creation of the National Park Service.

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