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Hiking—The 10 Best New Pieces of Gear for Spring Treks

Hiking—The 10 Best New Pieces of Gear for Spring Treks
Spring is finally here, which means sunshine and warmer temperatures aren’t far behind. But before you hit the trail for your first hike,…
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How To Hike Safely In Spring—5 Easy Tips

How To Hike Safely In Spring—5 Easy Tips
After a long winter, you’re no doubt itching to get back on your favorite trails, and inspired to explore new ones. But are you spring hiking…
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Winter Hiking—5 Time-Tested Tips For Staying Warm

Winter Hiking—5 Time-Tested Tips For Staying Warm
One of the best things about hiking is that it is an outdoor activity that you can do all year long. So why is that so many avid hikers hang up their…
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5 Amazing Winter Hikes to Take Right Now!

5 Amazing Winter Hikes to Take Right Now!
If you’re one of those hikers or backpackers who puts away your outdoor gear for the winter, you really are missing out on one of the most…
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What is hypothermia? What are the signs?

What is hypothermia? What are the signs?
Vin T. Sparano, as excerpted from Complete Guide to Camping and Wilderness Survival HYPOTHERMIA Hypothermia is one of the major causes of death…
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Layering 101: How to Stay Warm and Comfortable in Cold Conditions

Layering 101: How to Stay Warm and Comfortable in Cold Conditions
The arrival of cold weather doesn’t mean you have to abandon your favorite outdoor activities and wait until the return of warm weather before…
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Snowshoeing: Get Your Family Started The Easy Way

Snowshoeing: Get Your Family Started The Easy Way
Bummed that the summer hiking trails will soon be covered in white? That’s okay…it’s snowshoeing season! Snowshoeing is a great…
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5 Stunning Foliage Hikes in Minnesota

5 Stunning Foliage Hikes in Minnesota
Autumn is coming, and autumn in the North Star State is nothing short of stunning. Hiking amidst the color bursts of foliage is one of the best ways…
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A Guide to Fall Foraging in the U.S.

A Guide to Fall Foraging in the U.S.
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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5 Energizing Hikes in Minnesota

5 Energizing Hikes in Minnesota
Hiking is a wonderful way to get your heart pumping. As you hike with more frequency, you can up the ante by attempting to navigate longer, more…
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Making the Most of Bear Head Lake State Park

Making the Most of Bear Head Lake State Park
Defined by the Sawtooth Mountains and more than 10,000 lakes, Minnesota is a rustic, charming, outdoor lover’s paradise. When it comes to…
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Start Your Trek: 7 Fantastic Hiking Retailers in Minnesota

Start Your Trek: 7 Fantastic Hiking Retailers in Minnesota
Whether you consider yourself an experienced outdoors person or a beginner, hiking is a fantastic way to relieve stress from your hectic life, get…
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5 Best Birdwatching Hikes in Minnesota

5 Best Birdwatching Hikes in Minnesota
Minnesota is a birdwatcher’s paradise. The eastern hardwood forest, northern boreal forest, and tallgrass prairie biomes all converge in the…
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5 Great Hiking Trails in Minnesota

5 Great Hiking Trails in Minnesota
Minnesota is a hiker’s paradise. With terrain that ranges from elevation changes of almost 2,000 feet in the northeast part of the state to…
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5 Beautiful Scenic Hikes in Minnesota

5 Beautiful Scenic Hikes in Minnesota
In a state renowned for its trails, its hard to pick just a handful of scenic hikes—there are so many. What makes Minnesota such a great state…
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Events Near Elysian MN

Waseca Sleigh And Cutter Festival - SNO-SECAS ATV Ride

Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 at 11:00am
Waseca, MN
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Luck Of The Irish 7k And KidsK Fun Run/Walk

Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 at 11:00am
John Ireland School
Saint Peter, MN
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Waseca Sleigh And Cutter Festival - Sleigh and Cutter Children's Dream Catcher

Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 at 2:00pm
Starfire Event Center
Waseca, MN
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Ducks Unlimited - Faribault Area Dinner

Ducks Unlimited - Faribault Area Dinner
Friday, Mar 29, 2019
Faribault American Legion
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Ducks Unlimited - Madison Lake Dinner

Ducks Unlimited - Madison Lake Dinner
Saturday, Apr 6, 2019
Point Pleasant Resort
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Faribault Farmers Market

Saturday, Apr 6, 2019 at 1:00pm
Faribault, MN
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SWMS Tiger Trot/Fountain Lake 5

Saturday, Apr 13, 2019 at 7:30am
Brookside Education Center
Albert Lea, MN
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Dodge County Longbeards

Dodge County Longbeards
Saturday, Apr 13, 2019 at 5:30pm
Dodge Center, MN
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Nerstrand Big Woods’ Birds And Blooms

Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 at 1:30pm
Nerstrand-Big Woods State Park
Nerstrand, MN
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Faribault Area Chapter

Faribault Area Chapter
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 at 5:00pm
Faribault, MN
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Ducks Unlimited - 39th Annual Carver County Dinner

Ducks Unlimited - 39th Annual Carver County Dinner
Friday, Apr 26, 2019
Cologne Community Center
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Ducks Unlimited - New Market Elko & Webster Area Dinner Banquet

Ducks Unlimited - New Market Elko & Webster Area Dinner Banquet
Saturday, Apr 27, 2019
Creeks Bend Golf Course, 26826 Langford Avenue
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Ducks Unlimited - GUN BINGO NIGHT at Bogart's in Apple Valley

Ducks Unlimited - GUN BINGO NIGHT at Bogart's in Apple Valley
Saturday, Apr 27, 2019
Bogart's Entertainment Center, 14917 Garret Ave
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Refuge Bird Watching : Rapids Lake

Sunday, Apr 28, 2019 at 8:00am
Rapids Lake Education and Visitor Center
Carver, MN
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