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10 Craziest Mountain Biking Wipeouts and Close Calls

10 Craziest Mountain Biking Wipeouts and Close Calls
Mountain biking is not for the faint of heart. This sport is reserved for the boldest and bravest. With the introduction of iPhones, GoPros, and…
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WATCH: Baby bear climbs up snowy cliff to Mama Bear

WATCH: Baby bear climbs up snowy cliff to Mama Bear
  While following its Mama on the edge of an incredibly steep and snowy cliff, a baby bear lost its footing and fell down the side. Watch as…
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18 Amazing New Fishing Products For Holiday Gift Giving

18 Amazing New Fishing Products For Holiday Gift Giving
ICAST is the trade show produced by the American Sportfishing Association. At this annual gathering, tackle manufacturers showcase their latest…
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VIDEO: Watch as a salty seagull snatches this guy’s phone

VIDEO: Watch as a salty seagull snatches this guy’s phone
After a man dropped his phone while recording a video in Newport, Rhode Island, a sneaky seagull seized the opportunity to get a new iPhone. Watch…
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Bow Accuracy--5 Easy Ways To Shoot Tighter Groups

Bow Accuracy--5 Easy Ways To Shoot Tighter Groups
Watching an accomplished archer shoot a bow well is like watching a pro golfer make a perfect chip shot. Both shots look nearly effortless when done…
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4x4 Master Class--How To Conquer Snow And Ice

4x4 Master Class--How To Conquer Snow And Ice
Just because there’s snow on the ground doesn’t mean your four-wheeling fun has to stop. Four-wheel drive doesn’t make you…
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4 Easy Ways To Winterize Your Truck

4 Easy Ways To Winterize Your Truck
When the snow flies, everyone knows it’s best to slow down and follow the recommended safe-driving tips to avoid ending up in a snowbank…
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Want To Shoot Your Shotgun Better? Get Stupid.

Want To Shoot Your Shotgun Better? Get Stupid.
“You have the greatest computer in the history of the world sitting on your shoulders. If you want to shoot a shotgun well, get out of its…
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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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It’s The Rut! Now What?

It’s The Rut! Now What?
The main thing you need to know about the rut, which has been studied and defined to within inches of its death, is that for a few magical weeks…
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Outdoor Gift Ideas—10 Items Campers Will Love!

Outdoor Gift Ideas—10 Items Campers Will Love!
Every year, the outdoor industry outdoes itself at the bi-annual Outdoor Retailer show in Denver, CO, showcasing the best new camping, hiking,…
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Kayak Adventures--5 Warm-Weather Escapes To Try Right Now

Kayak Adventures--5 Warm-Weather Escapes To Try Right Now
Just because Old Man Winter is rearing his balaclava-covered head, doesn't mean you have to hang up your paddle. From sea kayaking along warm,…
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SPOTLIGHT: Things to Do in and Around Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve

SPOTLIGHT: Things to Do in and Around Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve
On the far reaches of Los Angeles sits Antelope Valley—a magnificent space often overlooked. With its annual explosion of beautiful poppies…
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5 Cool Spots for ATV Off-Roading in California

5 Cool Spots for ATV Off-Roading in California
California isn’t all cities and towns. When you need to get out and off the beaten track, you can head to one of California’s numerous…
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5 Stunning Foliage Hikes in California

5 Stunning Foliage Hikes in California
In the fall, the forests of California come to life with vibrant colors, painting a landscape of oranges, yellows, and reds. The very best way to…
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ATV Off-Roading Adventure at Johnson Valley OHV Area

ATV Off-Roading Adventure at Johnson Valley OHV Area
Although it feels fairly desolate with its desert terrain, Johnson Valley is close to nearby towns so that you can make a trip of your ATV…
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5 Best Fishing Spots in California

5 Best Fishing Spots in California
California’s bounty of waterways makes it among the best fishing destinations in the country. From rivers and lakes to the Pacific Ocean, you…
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WATCH: This may be the chubbiest raccoon ever

WATCH: This may be the chubbiest raccoon ever
View this post on Instagram A post shared by Pet Love (@totallypetlove) on Oct 6, 2018 at 9:59am PDT   A…
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WATCH: Forest appears to breathe when hit with strong winds

WATCH: Forest appears to breathe when hit with strong winds
  When a forest in Quebec was hit with heavy winds, the forest floor began to undulate as if it were breathing. This incredible phenomenon…
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WATCH: Big waves send 7 boat passengers flying

WATCH: Big waves send 7 boat passengers flying
  A group of people were power boat racing on Lake of the Ozarks in Missouri when things went awry. After hitting a rough patch of waves, the…
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WATCH: Bunny loves playing in the leaves!

WATCH: Bunny loves playing in the leaves!
  Meet Bun Bun. This little rescue bunny was picked up on the side of an abandoned country road. Now, she spends her time with her loving…
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WATCH: Frantic cat just wants to get inside

WATCH: Frantic cat just wants to get inside
View this post on Instagram A post shared by @the_cable_guy_ on Oct 21, 2018 at 12:13pm PDT   Watch as a cat…
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5 Awesome RV Campsites in California

5 Awesome RV Campsites in California
RV camping is a great way to bond with friends and family and enjoy the outdoors. RV camping gets you away from the stress of the everyday and can…
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5 Perfect Fall Camping Spots in California

5 Perfect Fall Camping Spots in California
Is your idea of camping roughing it and pitching your tent far away from the maddening crowd? Or do you prefer a little closer to civilization and…
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Start Your Trek: 7 Unbeatable Hiking Retailers in California

Start Your Trek: 7 Unbeatable Hiking Retailers in California
California is filled with gorgeous hiking trails waiting to be explored. Before you head out into the great outdoors, you’ll want to be…
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10 Best Archery Outfitters in California

10 Best Archery Outfitters in California
There’s more to archery than a simple bow and arrow. The sport takes invested time, patience, and the latest in technology to hit your mark.…
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9 Best Bait and Tackle Shops in California

9 Best Bait and Tackle Shops in California
From the sparkling Pacific Ocean to shimmering mountain streams, California is king for top-quality fishing opportunities. With such a diverse…
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WATCH: Magical stingray migration in Florida

WATCH: Magical stingray migration in Florida
  People parasailing in Destin, Florida, captured awe-inspiring footage of migrating stingrays from above. Truly a once in a…
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WATCH: Two moose square up in suburban front yard

WATCH: Two moose square up in suburban front yard
  What started as just a regular day in peaceful suburban Anchorage turned into an all-out street fight between two huge moose. The two males…
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WATCH: Fearless mongoose scares lions

WATCH: Fearless mongoose scares lions
  A group of lions were minding their own business when a disgruntled mongoose felt they were a little too close to its home. Watch as the…
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WATCH: Revisit classic battle between lions, buffalo herd, and crocodile

WATCH: Revisit classic battle between lions, buffalo herd, and crocodile
  At Kruger National Park in South Africa, a group captured jaw-dropping footage of a pride of lions squaring off with a herd of buffalo. At…
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Best Places to Fish on the West Coast This Fall

Best Places to Fish on the West Coast This Fall
For offshore saltwater fishermen, tuna grab most of the attention along the Pacific Coast in autumn as the pelagic fish work their way up the coast…
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Fish Here This Fall—5 Reel-Screaming Adventures

Fish Here This Fall—5 Reel-Screaming Adventures
Autumn is the season of dynamic changes for fishermen, and sort of a mirror image of spring. Where spawning runs typically define spring fishing,…
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5 Amazing Water Trails You Need To Try Right Now!

5 Amazing Water Trails You Need To Try Right Now!
Mountains have them, municipalities have them, so why shouldn’t waterways have them as well? I’m talking about trails that keep you on a…
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How To Find Your Deer After The Shot

How To Find Your Deer After The Shot
Despite what we may see on television, deer usually do not drop in their tracks at the shot. Sometimes, too, “stuff” happens and the shot…
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Hunting: How to Read the Land for Deer

Hunting: How to Read the Land for Deer
Most how-to deer hunting pieces tell you how to set a treestand or how to trim a shooting lane. Some may even offer some wisdom on setting up between…
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Bowhunting—How To Hunt The Awful October Lull

Bowhunting—How To Hunt The Awful October Lull
Most bowhunters view early- to mid-October (the October Lull) as a waste of their time in the deer woods. The biggest misconception about the Lull is…
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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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4WD Survival—5 Things To Have When You're Really Stuck

4WD Survival—5 Things To Have When You're Really Stuck
Getting stuck is an unavoidable part of driving off-road. But there’s a difference between garden-variety stuck and the big stuck: the mud…
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Fall Camping Essentials—10 Items You Need to Have

Fall Camping Essentials—10 Items You Need to Have
Every year, it feels like the summer camping and backpacking season flies by in a flash. If where you live is like my region of the US, your outdoor…
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WATCH: Seal smacks kayaker with octopus

WATCH: Seal smacks kayaker with octopus
  A group was kayaking on New Zealand’s South Island when they had a truly unique experience with a seal. While fur seals are commonly…
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10 Best Outdoor Fall Activities in California

10 Best Outdoor Fall Activities in California
From the ocean to the mountains to the desert, California is full of possibilities at any time of the year, but fall brings with it some unique…
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WATCH: Friendly otter greets kayaker

WATCH: Friendly otter greets kayaker
  While kayaking at Moss Landing in Monterey Bay, a group of paddlers were visited by a brave and curious otter. The little critter…
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Deer Rifles—How to Choose The Perfect Gun

Deer Rifles—How to Choose The Perfect Gun
It is fall, which means that the leaves are changing and gun writers are doing articles on the “Great American Deer Rifle.” Picking out a…
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Paddle Your Way To See The Best Fall Colors

Paddle Your Way To See The Best Fall Colors
It’s hard not to get a scenic vista when you’re paddling. Throw in the changing colors of autumn, however, and you’re in for a real…
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2018 Deer Forecast: Big Opportunities (and Bucks) Await Hunters

2018 Deer Forecast: Big Opportunities (and Bucks) Await Hunters
Despite facing many challenges, deer hunters across the country have good reason to expect big things from the 2018-’19 season. Whitetails,…
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ATV Riding--How To Avoid Confrontations On The Trail

ATV Riding--How To Avoid Confrontations On The Trail
Autumn is one of the best times to take to the trail on your ATV or UTV to catch the fall colors and enjoy game viewing at its best. But you’ll…
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Scent Control—How To Create A Strategy To Fool More Deer

Scent Control—How To Create A Strategy To Fool More Deer
Whitetail hunters, especially bowhunters, can generally be divided into two factions when it comes to scent control. The first are the devout,…
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Shoot Your Way To Catching More Crappies

Shoot Your Way To Catching More Crappies
Crappie fishing is often associated with open water, cane poles, live minnows and brush piles, but by the time autumn arrives the popular panfish…
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WATCH: Rabbit escapes cat, immediately regrets it

WATCH: Rabbit escapes cat, immediately regrets it
  In a backyard in Brush Prairie, Washington, a person discovered a cat proudly bringing home a rabbit in its mouth. When it sees an opening,…
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