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6 Hiking Boots for Winter Trekking

6 Hiking Boots for Winter Trekking

There’s no reason for cold temperatures and a little snow to keep you off the trails—not if you have the right boots, anyway. When…
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WATCH: Arizona Game and Fish Sandhill Crane Camera

WATCH: Arizona Game and Fish Sandhill Crane Camera

Video by Arizona Game & Fish During the winter season, sandhill cranes flock to Arizona. One of the prime destinations for sandhill cranes…
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7 Picturesque Snowshoeing Trails to Try This Winter

7 Picturesque Snowshoeing Trails to Try This Winter

Temperatures are falling and winter may be on the horizon but that doesn't mean you should lose your motivation to get outside. Get ready to swap out…
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Holiday Shopping: 10 Perfect Hiking Gifts for Outdoor-Loving Dogs

Holiday Shopping: 10 Perfect Hiking Gifts for Outdoor-Loving Dogs

It's no secret that dog owners love to pamper their pets year-round, but the holiday season is the perfect time to get a little extra something for…
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Start Your Trek: 10 Best Hiking Retailers in Illinois

Start Your Trek: 10 Best Hiking Retailers in Illinois

Before undertaking any hiking trip, one must be equipped with all of the proper equipment. From the right boots, the right layers, to the right…
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8 Emergency Gear Items to Bring on Your Hike

8 Emergency Gear Items to Bring on Your Hike

When you set out on a hike, you probably don’t expect that anything will go wrong—and most of the time, you’re right. But things…
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10 Outdoor Adventurers to Follow on Instagram for Hiking Ideas

10 Outdoor Adventurers to Follow on Instagram for Hiking Ideas

Need some inspiration for your next outdoor adventure? Instagrammers are sharing their travels, secrets, and favorite insider tips to help you find…
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5 Fall Foliage Hikes for the Best Leaf Peeping

5 Fall Foliage Hikes for the Best Leaf Peeping

Leaf lovers rejoice when fall approaches. Not only does the change in season mean cooler weather, but it’s also your chance to hike through…
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Seeking Shade: 5 Late-Summer Hikes That Won't Overheat You

Seeking Shade: 5 Late-Summer Hikes That Won't Overheat You

With scorching summer days reaching 100 degrees or more, you might think that hiking simply isn’t an option in late summer. The good news is…
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5 High-Quality Water Bottles for Staying Hydrated on Your Hike

5 High-Quality Water Bottles for Staying Hydrated on Your Hike

Some hikers carry trekking poles, others utilize high-tech navigational tools. While this gear isn't necessary for every type of excursion, a good…
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Summer Trekking – 10 of the Most Scenic Hikes in America

Summer Trekking – 10 of the Most Scenic Hikes in America

On a slow weekend this summer, skip lazily lounging by the pool with the crowds. Instead, hit the trails. All across America, hikers of varying skill…
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5 Great Hiking Trails in Illinois

5 Great Hiking Trails in Illinois

Illinois’ diverse natural landscapes and abundant state parks have led to the many great hiking trails around the state. With thousands of…
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Hiking Boots—Six Great Choices Your Feet Will Love

Hiking Boots—Six Great Choices Your Feet Will Love

Proper footwear is one of the many keys to a successful hike. Here are six boots that will coddle your heel and arches while performing admirably on…
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10 Best Hiking Tours in America

10 Best Hiking Tours in America

Picture it: Your backpack is loaded with everything you need for a few hours or a few days in the great outdoors. There’s nothing standing…
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10 (Modern) Essentials Every Hiker Should Carry

10 (Modern) Essentials Every Hiker Should Carry

When the third edition of the classic book Mountaineering: The Freedom of the Hills was released back in 1974, it quickly became a must-read for any…
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Hiking Events Near You

Kegan Johns Memorial 10K 5K

Sunday, Mar 1, 2020 at 1:00pm
Harry L. Crisp Sports Complex
Marion, IL
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Howard Aslinger Endurance Run

Friday, Mar 20, 2020 at 7:00pm
Arena Park
Cape Girardeau, MO
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