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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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Hiking safety in the winter

Hiking safety in the winter
If solitude is what you’re after, winter hiking can be very enjoyable. Most hiking trails are never crowded during the colder months. If you…
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Holiday gift ideas for hikers

Holiday gift ideas for hikers
The holidays are the perfect time of year to get all of the equipment the hiker in your life has been dreaming about! From trekking poles and…
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Events Near Franklin NC

Birds & Beer

Tuesday, Aug 14, 2018 at 5:30am
The Ugly Dog Pub
Highlands, NC
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Taste of Helen

Wednesday, Aug 15, 2018 at 5:00pm
Helen Festhalle
Helen, GA
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Wildflower Hike

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 9:00am
Moccasin Creek State Park
Clarkesville, GA
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XTerra Trail Run - Table Rock 15k and 5k

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 7:30am
Table Rock State Park
Pickens, SC
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Dash to the Vineyards 5k

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 8:00am
Crane Creek Vineyards
Young Harris, GA
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Mountain Bike: Fundamental Skills - Women's Only

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 8:45am
Oskar Blues Reeb Ranch
Hendersonville, NC
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Mountain Bike Skills - Fundamentals

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 8:45am
Oskar Blues Reeb Ranch
Hendersonville, NC
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Franklin Area Folk Festival

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 10:00am
Historic Cowee School
Franklin, NC
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Stewardship Field Trip - Bull Sluice

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 11:00am
Clayton, GA
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Mountain Bike Skills - Jumping Mini-Clinic

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 2:00pm
Oskar Blues Reeb Ranch
Hendersonville, NC
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