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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—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 Missouri

5 Stunning Foliage Hikes in Missouri
If you’re in search of a hike with canopies of color so magnificent they’ll take your breath away, look no further. Missouri’s many…
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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 Beautiful Scenic Hikes in Missouri

5 Beautiful Scenic Hikes in Missouri
If you are ready to explore the amazing scenery of Missouri, one of the best ways is to go hiking. Many of the state and local parks have trails that…
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5 Energizing Hikes in Missouri

5 Energizing Hikes in Missouri
Sometimes, the regularly-traveled, easy trails don’t provide the exhilarating hike you’re seeking. If you’re looking to up the ante…
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5 Great Hiking Trails in Missouri

5 Great Hiking Trails in Missouri
Discover Missouri’s magnificent wilderness by exploring one of the state’s many beautiful hiking trails. You can bring the kids along,…
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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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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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Events Near Fairfax MO

Gentry County Gobblers,MO

Gentry County Gobblers,MO
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 at 6:00pm
Conception Juct., MO
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Twin States Thundering Toms, KS

Twin States Thundering Toms, KS
Friday, Apr 26, 2019 at 5:30pm
Hiawatha, KS
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Speedy Spoofhound 5K

Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 at 8:00am
Eugene Field Elementary School
Maryville, MO
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Jiggle **** Run

Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 at 10:00am
SchillingBridge Winery And Microbrewery
Pawnee City, NE
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Relay For Life of Page-Fremont County

Sunday, Jun 2, 2019
Essex, IA
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Relay For Life of Brown County

Friday, Jun 14, 2019 at 6:00pm
Hiawatha Courthouse Square
Hiawatha, KS
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Prairie Series Day 6

Friday, Jul 26, 2019 at 5:30am
Hiawatha High School
Hiawatha, KS
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