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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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SPOTLIGHT: Things to Do in and Around Boston Harbor Islands National Recreation Area

SPOTLIGHT: Things to Do in and Around Boston Harbor Islands National Recreation Area
Boston Harbor Islands is comprised of 13 islands, of which six are accessible to the public via ferry. The ferries may be accessed at Long Wharf…
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5 Stunning Foliage Hikes in Massachusetts

5 Stunning Foliage Hikes in Massachusetts
There’s nothing like fall foliage in New England. Massachusetts is ablaze in brilliant reds and rich oranges and yellows throughout the…
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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 Massachusetts

5 Awesome Trail Running Spots in Massachusetts
To get the heart pumping among beautiful scenery, take your morning run to a trail immersed in nature. Trail running has grown in popularity over the…
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5 Energizing Hikes in Massachusetts

5 Energizing Hikes in Massachusetts
For a hike that invigorates both mind and body, there are an abundance of routes through Massachusetts’ dense forests and alongside reservoirs…
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Making the Most Out of Nickerson State Park

Making the Most Out of Nickerson State Park
When it comes to rustic charm and beauty, nothing beats New England. Specifically, nothing beats Massachusetts. As far as diverse natural wonders go,…
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5 Wonderful Birdwatching Hikes in Massachusetts

5 Wonderful Birdwatching Hikes in Massachusetts
Birdwatching is a wonderful pastime. Combining that passion with a love of hiking makes for a magnificent way to pass an afternoon. From flourishing…
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Start Your Trek: 7 Unbeatable Hiking Retailers in Massachusetts

Start Your Trek: 7 Unbeatable Hiking Retailers in Massachusetts
When you’re planning your next hike, it’s important to outfit yourself with the proper gear. From footwear, to water bottles, to…
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Events Near Gill MA

Moonlight Owl and Wildlife Prowl

Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 at 7:00pm
Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary
Lenox, MA
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Forest Bathing By Moonlight

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 at 7:00pm
Harris Center for Conservation Education
Hancock, NH
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Tasting the Grade: A Guide to Maple Syrup

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 at 7:00pm
Harris Center for Conservation Education
Hancock, NH
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Preschool Story and Nature Hour - Tracks in the Snow

Friday, Mar 22, 2019 at 10:30am
Wachusett Meadow Wildlife Sanctuary
Princeton, MA
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Homeschool Program - Create a Wind Garden

Friday, Mar 22, 2019 at 1:00pm
Wachusett Meadow Wildlife Sanctuary
Princeton, MA
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Salamander Crossing Brigades Workshop in Keene

Friday, Mar 22, 2019 at 7:00pm
Keene State College
Keene, NH
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WSU Lax One Love 5K

Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 at 8:00am
Wellness Center, Worcester State University
Worcester, MA
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Osgood Hill Hike

Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 at 9:00am
Nelson, NH
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Women's Winter Breakfast Ski

Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 at 9:00am
Notchview
Windsor, MA
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