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7 Best Outdoor Fall Activities in Oklahoma

7 Best Outdoor Fall Activities in Oklahoma
Whether you love or hate pumpkin spice lattes, you’ve got to admit that there’s something special about fall. It might be the leaves…
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WATCH: Friendly otter greets kayaker

WATCH: Friendly otter greets kayaker
  While kayaking at Moss Landing in Monterey Bay, a group of paddlers were visited by a brave and curious otter. The little critter…
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Deer Rifles—How to Choose The Perfect Gun

Deer Rifles—How to Choose The Perfect Gun
It is fall, which means that the leaves are changing and gun writers are doing articles on the “Great American Deer Rifle.” Picking out a…
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Paddle Your Way To See The Best Fall Colors

Paddle Your Way To See The Best Fall Colors
It’s hard not to get a scenic vista when you’re paddling. Throw in the changing colors of autumn, however, and you’re in for a real…
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2018 Deer Forecast: Big Opportunities (and Bucks) Await Hunters

2018 Deer Forecast: Big Opportunities (and Bucks) Await Hunters
Despite facing many challenges, deer hunters across the country have good reason to expect big things from the 2018-’19 season. Whitetails,…
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ATV Riding--How To Avoid Confrontations On The Trail

ATV Riding--How To Avoid Confrontations On The Trail
Autumn is one of the best times to take to the trail on your ATV or UTV to catch the fall colors and enjoy game viewing at its best. But you’ll…
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10 Best Bait and Tackle Shops in Oklahoma

10 Best Bait and Tackle Shops in Oklahoma
Oklahoma is home to hundreds of lakes stocked with bass, catfish, crappie, and more. If you’re an angler, there are numerous opportunities for…
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5 Best Dirt Motorcycle Trails in Oklahoma

5 Best Dirt Motorcycle Trails in Oklahoma
In Oklahoma, the off-roading community is strong. And for those thrill-seeking dirt bikers looking for the perfect track to hone their skills and…
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Scent Control—How To Create A Strategy To Fool More Deer

Scent Control—How To Create A Strategy To Fool More Deer
Whitetail hunters, especially bowhunters, can generally be divided into two factions when it comes to scent control. The first are the devout,…
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Shoot Your Way To Catching More Crappies

Shoot Your Way To Catching More Crappies
Crappie fishing is often associated with open water, cane poles, live minnows and brush piles, but by the time autumn arrives the popular panfish…
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WATCH: Rabbit escapes cat, immediately regrets it

WATCH: Rabbit escapes cat, immediately regrets it
  In a backyard in Brush Prairie, Washington, a person discovered a cat proudly bringing home a rabbit in its mouth. When it sees an opening,…
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Fall Foraging in the Northwest and Beyond

Fall Foraging in the Northwest and Beyond
It’s September, and the coming of fall equals an abundance of autumnal harvest…in the woods. Foraging is currently all the rage at top…
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Best Fall Camping Adventures To Do Right Now!

Best Fall Camping Adventures To Do Right Now!
It’s mid-September, and instead of sitting in bumper to bumper traffic awaiting your turn at the Yosemite National Park  entry gate,…
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WATCH: Girl wrangles giant catfish with her hands

WATCH: Girl wrangles giant catfish with her hands
  Noodling for catfish is no easy task. You have to be willing to get in the mud and wrestle with them. And sometimes, they can even exceed…
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Camping Done Right: 6 Essential Outdoor Stores in Oklahoma

Camping Done Right: 6 Essential Outdoor Stores in Oklahoma
When you go camping, you want to know that your equipment is going to stand up to the elements. It needs to be lightweight enough to carry on the…
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5 Gorgeous Beach Campsites in Oklahoma

5 Gorgeous Beach Campsites in Oklahoma
There’s nothing better than a nighttime bonfire by the lake with friends and family, sleeping under the stars in the great outdoors. Oklahoma…
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5 Beautiful Backpack Camping Spots in Oklahoma

5 Beautiful Backpack Camping Spots in Oklahoma
Oklahoma has some stunning landscapes best experienced via hiking. If you’re looking for a weekend backpack camping trip, this is your state.…
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5 Awesome Campgrounds for Families in Oklahoma

5 Awesome Campgrounds for Families in Oklahoma
Oklahoma offers some excellent family campsites that bring together kid-friendly fun and the rustic nature of pitching a tent in the wilderness.…
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5 Awesome RV Campsites in Oklahoma

5 Awesome RV Campsites in Oklahoma
Oklahoma isn’t just a state that you should drive through when you’re RVing. There are many great stops around the state where you can…
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5 Awesome Trail Running Spots in Oklahoma

5 Awesome Trail Running Spots in Oklahoma
Running on trails in Oklahoma can be challenging and rewarding. The state has some wonderful running trails with different terrains and ecosystems.…
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5 Energizing Hikes in Oklahoma

5 Energizing Hikes in Oklahoma
Nothing compares to fresh air in your lungs and the sounds of nature all around you as your heart pumps along your revitalizing hike. For something a…
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Start Your Trek: 7 Best Hiking Retailers in Oklahoma

Start Your Trek: 7 Best Hiking Retailers in Oklahoma
Oklahoma has some wonderful trails for hiking, whether you want a short day trip or a longer trek into nature. But the first thing you need to do is…
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SPOTLIGHT: Things to Do in and Around Bernice State Park

SPOTLIGHT: Things to Do in and Around Bernice State Park
On the northwest corner of Grand Lake sits Bernice State Park. Featuring RV and tent campsites on the lake’s edge, world-class fishing, and…
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SPOTLIGHT: Things to Do in and Around Gloss Mountain State Park

SPOTLIGHT: Things to Do in and Around Gloss Mountain State Park
From its magnificent rivers to its rolling landscapes, Oklahoma is one of the most naturally stunning states in the U.S. To best experience what this…
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5 Best Birdwatching Hikes in Oklahoma

5 Best Birdwatching Hikes in Oklahoma
The experience of observing wildlife in its natural habitat can be breathtaking. Across the state of Oklahoma, you’ll find a variety of…
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5 Great Hiking Trails in Oklahoma

5 Great Hiking Trails in Oklahoma
Getting your family involved in hiking is an excellent way to not only improve your health, but spend some quality time with your loved ones.…
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5 Beautiful Scenic Hikes in Oklahoma

5 Beautiful Scenic Hikes in Oklahoma
Oklahoma is home to some of the most beautiful scenery in the United States. The terrain is varied, from the sparkling lakes of the northeast, the…
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5 Great Paddleboarding Spots in Oklahoma

5 Great Paddleboarding Spots in Oklahoma
Stand-up paddleboarding, often referred to as SUP, is really catching on in Oklahoma. There are a quite a few places that rent paddleboards if you…
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5 Exhilarating Jet Skiing Spots in Oklahoma

5 Exhilarating Jet Skiing Spots in Oklahoma
With over 200 lakes, Oklahoma offers some great locations for all types of watersports. Jet skiing is very popular on most of the lakes, but there…
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10 Best Campgrounds for Cool Summer Camping

10 Best Campgrounds for Cool Summer Camping
It’s sweltering out, and the air conditioning is beckoning, but you’re longing to get away on just one more camping trip of the summer.…
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How to Hunt Whitetail Deer—A Beginner’s Guide

How to Hunt Whitetail Deer—A Beginner’s Guide
As much as America is a country defined by grit, franchise hamburgers, and interstate highways, you could also say ours is a nation defined by deer.…
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5 Excellent Places for Beginners to Kayak in Oklahoma

5 Excellent Places for Beginners to Kayak in Oklahoma
Oklahoma has over 200 lakes and more than 167,000 miles of rivers and streams. No matter where you are in this great state, you’re never very…
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10 Best Hunting Cartridges for Whitetail Deer

10 Best Hunting Cartridges for Whitetail Deer
Choosing a list of top 10 favorite deer hunting cartridges is no easy task, particularly since there are so many suitable cartridges that could make…
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Early-Season Whitetails--4 Best Ambush Points For Success

Early-Season Whitetails--4 Best Ambush Points For Success
The most natural tendency for bowhunters looking for the best place to ambush a big whitetail in the early season is to gravitate toward the field…
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10 Best Archery Outfitters in Oklahoma

10 Best Archery Outfitters in Oklahoma
Whether it’s for bow hunting or target shooting, Oklahomans know a thing or two about archery. Maintaining your equipment and staying up to…
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5 Best ATV Rides to See Fall Foliage in The United States

5 Best ATV Rides to See Fall Foliage in The United States
Of the four seasons, fall is by far the most popular for riding ATVs that seat one or two people, and “side-by-sides” that seat two to…
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How to Catch Bass on Summer’s Hottest Days

How to Catch Bass on Summer’s Hottest Days
It’s hot, it’s humid and the dog days of summer are living up to their billing. But bass don’t stop biting just because the heat…
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Paddleboarding Made Easy—Get Started Now!

Paddleboarding Made Easy—Get Started Now!
Stand-Up Paddleboarding (SUP) is the fastest growing watersport in the world for good reason: It’s easy to learn, fun, refreshing, awesome core…
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5 Amazing Weekend Fall Hikes Across the U.S.

5 Amazing Weekend Fall Hikes Across the U.S.
The warm days and crisp, cool nights of autumn make the perfect conditions for a weekend hiking and camping excursion. There is nothing quite like…
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Archery Gear on a Budget—Best Buys This Year

Archery Gear on a Budget—Best Buys This Year
Archery industry manufacturers seem to have fractured into two factions lately. On one side you have high-end, uber-expensive equipment that while…
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4 Easy Ways To Enjoy Mountain Biking On Your Vacation

4 Easy Ways To Enjoy Mountain Biking On Your Vacation
If you’ve been on a vacation to an outdoor destination in the past few years, you’ve likely noticed a new phenomenon: cycle paths, single…
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Paddling With Your Kids—How To Get Started

Paddling With Your Kids—How To Get Started
Whether you head out for a day across the bay or a jaunt into the wilds for a week-long adventure, paddling is one of the best outdoor activities you…
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Why You Need to Take Your Kids Paddling Today

Why You Need to Take Your Kids Paddling Today
Note: The following was adapted from Outdoor Parents, Outdoor Kids, By Eugene Buchanan, which is available on the author’s website.  It…
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6 Tips To Make Family Paddling More Fun

6 Tips To Make Family Paddling More Fun
Getting your kids into the paddle sports is all about keeping the fun quotient high and the hassle factor low. Our water sport expert shares his…
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Paddle Games—3 Fun Games To Play On The Water

Paddle Games—3 Fun Games To Play On The Water
“I Spy”: (“I spy something green, something wet, etc.”) – perhaps make a rule that it can only be something people…
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How to Charge Your Gadgets While Camping and Hiking

How to Charge Your Gadgets While Camping and Hiking
There once was a time when carrying electronic devices with us into the great outdoors was pretty much unthinkable. Fragile and expensive, such…
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How to Catch Really Big Fish With Kids

How to Catch Really Big Fish With Kids
When it comes to fishing with kids, conventional wisdom says to find a place where they can catch any fish with a high level of frequency and…
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Learn To Drive Your 4x4 Like A Pro

Learn To Drive Your 4x4 Like A Pro
Four-wheeling is a hands-on experience. You can gather a lot of driving tips from online stories, magazine articles and books, but to really get a…
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National Shooting Sports Month—10 Ways to Join The Fun

National Shooting Sports Month—10 Ways to Join The Fun
The National Shooting Sports Foundation has designated August as National Shooting Sports Month. This annual event is your chance to invite a friend…
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WATCH: Shocking boat crash captured on GoPro

WATCH: Shocking boat crash captured on GoPro
In August, Bryan Maess and his group were fishing near the mouth of the Columbia River and the Pacific Ocean. A GoPro camera mounted on the…
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