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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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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 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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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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Antler Hikes-A Fun, New Way to Day Hike with Kids

Antler Hikes-A Fun, New Way to Day Hike with Kids
Taking your family on an antler hike puts a new twist on spring day hikes and sharpens everyone’s abilities to observe what’s around them…
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Backpacking the backcountry

Backpacking the backcountry
The backcountry: An isolated or remote area that only the most intrepid of campers will retreat to. Skipping out on the designated campsites and…
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Events Near Fletcher NC

FALL COLORS OPEN - DBLS, 12 & 410

FALL COLORS OPEN - DBLS, 12 & 410
Friday, Oct 19, 2018
Columbus, NC
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Rock Mountain Trek

Friday, Oct 19, 2018
High Hampton Inn and Country Club
Cashiers, NC
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Humphrey Farm Workday

Friday, Oct 19, 2018 at 9:30am
Humphrey Farm
Horse Shoe, NC
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Humphrey Farm Workday

Friday, Oct 19, 2018 at 9:30am
Horse Shoe, NC
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Paris Mountain 25k / 50k

Saturday, Oct 20, 2018 at 7:30am
Paris Mountain State Park
Greenville, SC
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Thomas Wolfe 8K

Saturday, Oct 20, 2018 at 9:00am
Thomas Wolfe Memorial
Asheville, NC
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Cold Mt. Strutters JAKES' Day

Cold Mt. Strutters JAKES' Day
Saturday, Oct 20, 2018 at 9:00am
Pisgah Forest, NC
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Apple Harvest Festival

Saturday, Oct 20, 2018 at 10:00am
Marion, NC
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Trick or Trail 5k and 1 Mile Spooky Sprint

Saturday, Oct 20, 2018 at 6:30pm
Guion Farm at Dupont State Forest
Hendersonville, NC
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Walks in the Woods - Round Mountain

Sunday, Oct 21, 2018 at 2:00pm
Saluda Library parking lot
Saluda, NC
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Healthy Kids Running Series

Sunday, Oct 21, 2018 at 3:30pm
Glenn Marlow Elementary School
Mills River, NC
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