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The Ultimate Backpacking Stove
22 February 2016

We’ve had our eye on the Solo Stove for some time now. This backpacking stove has won seve ...
Source: The Man’s Man

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158: The Trip is in the Details
21 November 2017

Today on the First 40 Miles, we’re at the time of year when hiking and backpacking have unique ...
Source: The First 40 Miles: Hiking and Backpacking Podcast

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5 Reasons You Should Consider Section Hiking
17 November 2017
I used to dream of thru-hiking the Pacific Crest Trail. In these visions, I’d duck out of my every ...

Source: American Hiking Society
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Michigan state parks offer free entry statewide Nov. 24
14 November 2017
Residents and visitors are encouraged to put away leftovers and #OptOutside as part of their day-aft ...

Source: Recreational News – Outdoor News Daily
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157: Enjoying the Long Slow Adaptation Process
14 November 2017

Today on the First 40 Miles, there is nothing wrong with taking the slow route.  Start now and y ...
Source: The First 40 Miles: Hiking and Backpacking Podcast

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Military Veterans to Receive Free Admission to Maryland State Parks
11 November 2017
In honor of Veterans Day, Governor Larry Hogan announced today that all military veterans, including ...

Source: Recreational News – Outdoor News Daily
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Volunteer campground host applications being accepted for 2018 season
9 November 2017
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is seeking volunteer campground hosts in Michigan state ...

Source: Recreational News – Outdoor News Daily
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156: The Pizza Episode
7 November 2017

Today on the First 40 Miles, follow us on a whim to the land of crispy crust and creamy mozzarell ...
Source: The First 40 Miles: Hiking and Backpacking Podcast

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Hiking the Hidden Gems to Find Peace – Snowy Range Mountains
3 November 2017
  We drive through Laramie, Wyoming and turn west toward our destination. Antelope dot the hori ...

Source: American Hiking Society
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2018 Volunteer Vacations Sneak Peak
2 November 2017
As we head into the holiday season, remember it’s never too early to start thinking of your vacati ...

Source: American Hiking Society
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Coquille Valley Wildlife Area reopens to public use November 10
2 November 2017
ROSEBURG, Ore – The Coquille Valley Wildlife Area (CVWA) reopens to public use on Friday, November ...

Source: Recreational News – Outdoor News Daily
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155: Happy Hike-O-Ween!
31 October 2017

Today on the First 40 Miles, we’ve talked about foraging for food of the leafy green variety— ...
Source: The First 40 Miles: Hiking and Backpacking Podcast

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Free State Park Entry for Veterans Starts Nov 1
28 October 2017
To show appreciation for their service, Alabama State Parks is implementing a new program that provi ...

Source: Recreational News – Outdoor News Daily
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Great Hiking Trails Around the World
27 October 2017
Choosing the trails to be included in Great Hiking Trails of the World was a little like choosing ...

Source: American Hiking Society
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154: Planning for Adventure
24 October 2017

Today on the First 40 Miles, if you’ve ever had a plan go awry, this episode is for you.  We ...
Source: The First 40 Miles: Hiking and Backpacking Podcast

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Take the 5 R’s of sustainability to the trail.
11 October 2017
1) Rethink your consumption. In the long haul, higher quality, more expensive gear will last longer, ...

Source: American Hiking Society
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PBP Episode 54 - The Unseen Africa
17 June 2014

This episode features an intercontinental talk that I had with Francis Tapon.  Francis is in the ...
Source: Practical Backpacking™ Podcast

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PBP Episode 53 - Tell it on the Mountain
16 April 2014

In this episode Shaun Carrigan, producer of the long-awaited Tell it on the Mountain film, talks ...
Source: Practical Backpacking™ Podcast

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PBP Episode 52 - Brunton Solar Power
4 April 2014
This episode is all about power in the backcountry. Chris Currah, Product Line Manager for Brunton, ...

Source: Practical Backpacking™ Podcast
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PBP Episode 51 – Hiking Goals
19 February 2014

In this episode, Kolby Kirk (Condor) talks with me about his hiking goals, journaling, trail adve ...
Source: Practical Backpacking™ Podcast

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The One Piece of Gear I Always Bring Backpacking and Camping
30 July 2013
I Just got back from a few weeks of playing in the interior. I did a few day trips to nearby lakes f ...

Source: Wilderness Camping
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Mark Your Camping Map – Then Leave It Behind
9 July 2013
A detailed, well marked, map should be part of the information you leave with your emergency contact ...

Source: Wilderness Camping
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4 Places to Look for Discount Camping Gear
30 June 2013
Camping Gear at Reasonable Prices There are a number of places you can get discount or budget outdoo ...

Source: Wilderness Camping
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The Price of Performance – Is Expensive Camping Gear Worth It?
17 June 2013
High performance camping gear can be relatively expensive. I say relatively because many people are ...

Source: Wilderness Camping
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Don’t Hike Off a Cliff – Before You Know How
10 June 2013
In commercial arboriculture, new tree climbers are trained “low and slow”. This allows t ...

Source: Wilderness Camping
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PBP Episode 50 – Eric Ryback Hiking Legend
25 March 2013

This episode features my talk with hiking legend Eric Ryback. Eric hiked the Appalachian Trail in ...
Source: Practical Backpacking™ Podcast

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Stoves vs. Campfires: And The Winner Is...
26 January 2009
Why would you possibly want to buy a backpacking stove when you could make your very own campfire fo ...

Source: Backpacking-Guide.com New Content
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Homemade Backpacking Stoves: The What, Why and How
26 January 2009
Build your own backpacking stove and have something fun to do this Saturday. ...

Source: Backpacking-Guide.com New Content
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Backpacking Stove Safety and Maintenance
26 January 2009
A must-read article on backpacking stove safety and maintenance. ...

Source: Backpacking-Guide.com New Content
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Backpacking Stove Reviews and Comparison - The Top 5 Best
26 January 2009
A review and comparison of the five best backpacking stoves for any type of backpacking adventure. ...

Source: Backpacking-Guide.com New Content
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Bad Backcountry Water: Giardia, Crypto, Bacteria, Viruses
19 December 2008
What nasty micro-organisms are in backcountry water? What are your risks? Some scary facts. ...

Source: Backpacking-Guide.com New Content
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"Adventure Backpacking Camping Daytrips & Hiking Outside LA"
21 November 2017
New Backpacking Groups
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Pacific Northwest Ultralight Trekking
21 November 2017
New Backpacking Groups
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Over 40 Single Hikers and Adventurers
21 November 2017
New Backpacking Groups
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Women Explorers on the Move (Seattle Chapter)
21 November 2017
New Backpacking Groups
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Sierra Club Eastern Missouri Group Outdoor Activities
21 November 2017
New Backpacking Groups
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Senator Murkowski’s legislative maneuver puts landmark Roadless Rule at risk
21 November 2017
Wilderness.org Feed
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Media memo: Key background about the legislative attack on the 2001 Roadless Area Conservation Rule
21 November 2017
Wilderness.org Feed
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$500K ads launch to save Arctic Wildlife Refuge
20 November 2017
Wilderness.org Feed
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Arctic drilling acreage reveals the oil sector overreach
17 November 2017
Wilderness.org Feed
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Outdoor companies and non-profits petition feds to ban public land sell-offs
16 November 2017

Source: Wilderness.org Feed
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Want Kids to Care About Conservation? Take Them Rafting
22 November 2017
Bobby Kennedy Jr. has spent a lifetime protecting rivers, an ethos born on childhood expeditions ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Culture
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Grand Bench Road
21 November 2017
Has anyone around here been out on the Grand Bench Road in Glen Canyon? It's the one that heads ...

Source: Backcountry Post
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How to Make a Canoe Stable
21 November 2017
Paddling a canoe requires practice and balance. The design of a canoe makes it possible to glide thr ...

Source: Trails Articles
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How to Transport a Canoe in an RV
21 November 2017
Canoes come in a variety of shapes and sizes, including lightweight models that take only two men to ...

Source: Trails Articles
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How to Transport Two Canoes on the Roof of a Car
21 November 2017
Whether you and your family are visiting local waters for a day of canoeing, or you and a friend bel ...

Source: Trails Articles
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Mackinac Island Attractions
21 November 2017
Mackinac Island is a small island that lies in Lake Huron, between Michigan's Upper and Lower Penins ...

Source: Trails Articles
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How to Build a Canoe Storage Rack
21 November 2017
Canoeing is a great recreational sport for the entire family. Many people start out by renting canoe ...

Source: Trails Articles
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Backcountry Vehicles
21 November 2017
Jumping into the really expensive gear category...

I'm curious to know what vehic ...

Source: Backcountry Post
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Guess the spot: Utah Edition
21 November 2017
I don't like to over explain things. I like to keep things simple. I enjoy playing the 'Gu ...

Source: Backcountry Post
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The members of backcountrypost.com
21 November 2017
Let's see what all of you BCP members look like! ...

Source: Backcountry Post
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Guess the spot
21 November 2017
Simple rules: correctly guess the location of the current photo and when you win, post a new photo f ...

Source: Backcountry Post
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Go Stick It In Your Ear
21 November 2017
Is riding with headphones really such a big deal? ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Culture
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What Tim Ferriss Learned from 100-Plus Elite Performers
21 November 2017
The podcast star and bestselling author sent the same 11 questions to more than 100 of his dream int ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Culture
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10 Gift Upgrades for Every Outdoorswoman
21 November 2017
None of this will disappoint ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Gear
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The Best All-Mountain Bikes
20 November 2017
As frame and component weights continue to fall and suspensions improve, bikes are getting slacker a ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Gear
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7 Keys to Setting Your Marathon PR
20 November 2017
Whether you're trying to qualify for Boston or just see improvement, these principles will get ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Fitness
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The Best Backpacking Tents
20 November 2017
Here’s our comprehensive guide for how to choose the right backcountry shelter ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Gear
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Why You Shouldn’t Be Outraged By Elephant Hunting
20 November 2017
Hunting fights habitat loss and poaching, even in unstable countries ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Adventure
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How Runner Allie Ostrander Fights Burnout
20 November 2017
Ten pro tips for reaching—and maintaining—peak performance ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Fitness
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Rapha Souplesse Insulated Gilet
20 November 2017
The nicest item of road-bike clothing you'll ever buy. ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Gear
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If you're looking for an outdoor Xmas present ....
19 November 2017
My books and DVDs for walkers and wilderness lovers. ...

Source: Chris Townsend Outdoors
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Your Perfect Outdoors Body Is in the Mirror
18 November 2017
And don't let anyone make you believe differently ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Culture
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Can You Eat Frozen Dinners for Five Weeks Healthily?
18 November 2017
We taste tested 15 meals to see if the road to culinary and nutritional bliss can start in the micro ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Fitness
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The Man, the Myth, the Motor
17 November 2017
Did Fabian Cancellara really use a motor? And if he did, what does that mean for cycling? ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Culture
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The Best Last-Minute Deals
17 November 2017
Get these products before they sell out during REI's Winter Sale ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Gear
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Why Running Needs a Shalane vs. Jordan Showdown
17 November 2017
Boston 2018 could be so good ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Fitness
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Could a Bot Coach You to a New PR?
17 November 2017
Artificial intelligence is making its way into fitness apps ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Fitness
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An Emotional Support Squirrel? Good by Us.
17 November 2017
It's legal too, believe it or not ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Adventure
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Running Blind Through the Valley of Death
16 November 2017
Aniceto Almeida rode his bike more than 3,000 miles to the Atacama Crossing desert race without an e ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Adventure
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The ANWR Drilling Rights in the Tax-Reform Bill
16 November 2017
Congress got closer to drilling in the "crown jewel" Arctic refuge with legislation that j ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Adventure
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The Stark Grandeur of the November Cairngorms
15 November 2017
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Source: Chris Townsend Outdoors
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The West Will Burn
14 November 2017
This month's massive government climate report sounds the alarm about the rising risk of wildfi ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Adventure
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Book Review: Among The Summer Snows by Christopher Nicholson
14 November 2017
Summer snow, the remnants of previous years’ snowfalls, is a rarity, found only in a few places hi ...

Source: Chris Townsend Outdoors
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Out Now - The Great Outdoors December issue: the story of the Therm-A-Rest, trousers for winter, Macpac tent review ....
12 November 2017
The December issue of The Great Outdoors is in the shops now. In it I tell the story of how two redu ...

Source: Chris Townsend Outdoors
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Winter Gear Laid Out
10 November 2017
Winter Hillwalking Gear Back in September after I posted what turned out to be a popular post on t ...

Source: Chris Townsend Outdoors
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9 Apps to Make Travel Easy
10 November 2017
Tricks for renting cars with surf racks, finding the best singletrack, and buying from the locals� ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Travel
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The Importance of Doing Absolutely Nothing
10 November 2017
In these days of constant work and connection, taking time to do nothing is one of the most difficul ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Travel
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The Best Gear for Traveling with Kids
6 November 2017
The adventure doesn't stop just because your team has a few new members ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Travel
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Photo Gallery: A Few of Amy's Best Shots
2 November 2017
Arizona native Amy Martin has been shooting her beloved home state and Grand Canyon for nearly two d ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Travel
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The River Keeper
2 November 2017
Colorado River guide, photographer, and biologist Amy Martin will always call the Grand Canyon home ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Travel
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Quebec deer hunting at Kenauk Nature
31 October 2017
  White-tailed deer hunters everywhere are preparing for the annual pursuit of North America ...

Source: The Outdoors Guy
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Moose season just around the corner
15 September 2017
(Brian Houle of Stittsville poses proudly with the giant bull moose he harvested in the North Bay-ar ...

Source: The Outdoors Guy
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Jon Bon Jovi bows to PETA’s demands
16 August 2017
Yet another high profile celeb has caved to pressure by Animal Right’s fanatics! How powerful ...

Source: The Outdoors Guy
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Fishing fun in the Great Outdoors
9 August 2017
Regardless of what adventure you embark upon this summer your time spent fishing, hunting, riding or ...

Source: The Outdoors Guy
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Bass fishing season arrives in the Ottawa Valley
29 June 2017
Submitted photo Ed Puddephatt, owner of Paddletale’s in Winchester, with a hefty bass caught d ...

Source: The Outdoors Guy
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Survival Tarp Shelters: Why A Tarp is one of the Best Things you Can Carry
20 April 2017

With little more than a bit of paracord and a tarp, you can quickly set up an improvised shelter ...
Source: Hiking Gear – Off Grid Survival – Wilderness & Urban Survival Skills

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Adventure Photography Gift Guide: Outdoor Gear for Photographers
26 November 2016

Rock solid photography gear for outdoorsmen. The OFFGRID Survival Adventure Photography Gift Guid ...
Source: Hiking Gear – Off Grid Survival – Wilderness & Urban Survival Skills

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On Top of the World at Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Park
9 August 2016
From day hikes to overnight wilderness trips, warm foothills to cold alpine peaks, from largest an ...

Source: Hiking – Bucket List Publications
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Crossing Devils Postpile Off My Bucket List
3 August 2016
Over a decade ago, I visited Giants Causeway in Ireland and I was amazed with the thousands of hexag ...

Source: Hiking – Bucket List Publications
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Dominica is Packed with Awesomeness
27 June 2015
I had breakfast at Evergreen Hotel, toured the city Roseau, hiked to Trafalgar Falls, swam in hot sp ...

Source: Hiking – Bucket List Publications
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