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Why Map Reading Skills are Still Important
Why Map Reading Skills are Still Important
Within daily life, the use of paper maps has been almost completely phased out by GPS. The utility of GPS makes it easy t...
Creative Camp Meals – Pasta Dishes
Creative Camp Meals – Pasta Dishes
For many, spending time in the outdoors is about getting back to basics. On a camping trip, you leave the obligations and...
Places to Ski in the Summer
Places to Ski in the Summer
Endless winter may sound like a cruel joke to some, but to the dedicated ski bum it represents a pinnacle of dirtbag achi...
PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics – First Weekend, Feb. 9th-11th
PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics – First Weekend, Feb. 9th-11th
This past weekend marked the beginning of the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea, and already these games are sh...
The Basics of Snowshoeing
The Basics of Snowshoeing
There are many reasons to take up snowshoeing. It is a fun alternative activity for those on a ski vacation who are less ...
Here’s What You Should Always Have in Your First Aid Kit
Here’s What You Should Always Have in Your First Aid Kit
A first aid kit is something you should have with you whenever you adventure in the outdoors. If your car will be close b...
Things to Do in Ski Towns Besides Skiing or Snowboarding
Things to Do in Ski Towns Besides Skiing or Snowboarding
These days it seems like everyone is learning how to ski or snowboard. According to the National Ski Areas Association, 9...
How to Pack for an Overnight Backpacking Trip
How to Pack for an Overnight Backpacking Trip
For the nature lover short on extra time, a one night backpacking trip is a great way to get into the outdoors. Picking w...
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