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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 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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SPOTLIGHT: Things to Do in and Around Crowders Mountain State Park

SPOTLIGHT: Things to Do in and Around Crowders Mountain State Park
No matter the time of year, Crowders Mountain State Park is a sight to behold. With stunning pastures and towering cliffs, the diversity of this park…
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5 Stunning Foliage Hikes in North Carolina

5 Stunning Foliage Hikes in North Carolina
As the weather cools and summer turns to autumn, the leaves on the trees begin to change their colors. Taking in the sights around the neighborhood…
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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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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 Awesome Trail Running Spots in North Carolina

5 Awesome Trail Running Spots in North Carolina
Hiking is a great way to get out and explore but the best way to get your heart pumping is running. While running the treadmill is an option, running…
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5 Energizing Hikes in North Carolina

5 Energizing Hikes in North Carolina
Hikes are an excellent way to get out and exercise, enjoy the outdoors, and to motivate you. Whether you are up for a hike to get a workout in or you…
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5 Best Birdwatching Hikes in North Carolina

5 Best Birdwatching Hikes in North Carolina
Birdwatching is a magical way to connect with nature. Across the state of North Carolina, avid birders will find peaceful places to catch sight of…
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5 Great Hiking Trails in North Carolina

5 Great Hiking Trails in North Carolina
Venture into North Carolina wilderness through the state’s many easily accessible and family-friendly hiking trails. Explore trails decorated…
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5 Beautiful Scenic Hikes in North Carolina

5 Beautiful Scenic Hikes in North Carolina
One of the best ways to experience the breathtaking nature of North Carolina is through hiking its magnificent trails. Hiking trails all over the…
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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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10 Tips For Going Ultralight on the Trail

10 Tips For Going Ultralight on the Trail
One of the hottest trends in hiking and backpacking over the past few years has been the shift toward going ultralight on the trail. Typically, this…
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Pack Your Backpack the Right Way in 5 Easy Steps

Pack Your Backpack the Right Way in 5 Easy Steps
Learning how to properly pack a backpack is a true art form that every outdoor enthusiast should master. Whether you’re heading into the…
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Events Near Ferguson NC

Casting for Hope's Winter Music Fest

Saturday, Dec 15, 2018 at 7:00pm
City of Morganton Municipal Auditorium
Morganton, NC
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Fitness Walk At Richardson Greenway

Sunday, Dec 16, 2018 at 2:00pm
United States Postal Service
Barium Springs, NC
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Hickory Gun Show

Saturday, Dec 29, 2018 at 9:00am
Hickory Metro Convention Center
Hickory, NC
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New Year’s Resolution Runs 5k and 10k

Tuesday, Jan 1, 2019 at 9:00am
Valdese, NC
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Winterfest Beer Festival

Saturday, Jan 5, 2019 at 4:00pm
Beech Mountain Resort
Beech Mountain, NC
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Tri-County, NC

Tri-County, NC
Friday, Jan 18, 2019 at 5:30pm
Ronda, NC
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Alleghany Strutters

Alleghany Strutters
Saturday, Jan 19, 2019 at 5:30pm
Sparta, NC
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Blowing Rock Winterfest - Shop Til You Drop

Thursday, Jan 24, 2019 at 10:00am
Blowing Rock, NC
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Blowing Rock Winterfest - Pancake Breakfast

Friday, Jan 25, 2019 at 7:30am
Sunny Rock Eggs and Things
Blowing Rock, NC
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Blowing Rock Winterfest at Main Street

Friday, Jan 25, 2019 at 10:00am
Blowing Rock, NC
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