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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 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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What you need to know for securing an emergency rescue

What you need to know for securing an emergency rescue
Vin T. Sparano, as excerpted from Complete Guide to Camping and Wilderness Survival RESCUE The survivor can dramatically improve his chances of…
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10 Breathtaking Views in the Great Outdoors

10 Breathtaking Views in the Great Outdoors
It’s time to get inspiration for all of the beautiful places to visit across America. From magnificent falls in Yosemite National Park to…
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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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Foot care while hiking

Foot care while hiking
Hiking isn’t just a walk in the woods. Terrain, distance, and weather challenge your feet in ways simple walking can’t compare. Needless…
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Events Near Gormania WV

LaVale Farmers Market

Tuesday, Oct 23, 2018 at 9:30am
Cumberland, MD
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Western Maryland Regional Health Center Farmers Market

Wednesday, Oct 24, 2018 at 2:00pm
Cumberland, MD
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Downtown Cumberland Farmers Market

Thursday, Oct 25, 2018 at 9:30am
Cumberland, MD
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West Virginia Turkey Festival

Friday, Oct 26, 2018 at 9:00am
Mathias School Community Center
Mathias, WV
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Fall Fest

Fall Fest
Sunday, Nov 11, 2018
Markleysburg, PA
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R and R Elkins Gun Show

Saturday, Dec 1, 2018 at 9:00am
Randolph County Armory
Belington, WV
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Holiday Cup

Holiday Cup
Sunday, Dec 2, 2018
Markleysburg, PA
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Western Maryland Chapter,MD

Western Maryland Chapter,MD
Saturday, Jan 19, 2019 at 5:00pm
Frostburg, MD
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Pricketts Fort Limb Hangers,WV

Pricketts Fort Limb Hangers,WV
Friday, Jan 25, 2019 at 5:00pm
Fairmont, WV
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Mountain State Championship Call Auction

Mountain State Championship Call Auction
Friday, Feb 1, 2019 at 1:00am
Keyser, WV
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Tink Smith Collegiate Chapter

Tink Smith Collegiate Chapter
Wednesday, Feb 27, 2019 at 5:30pm
Keyser, WV
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Chestnut Ridge, WV

Chestnut Ridge, WV
Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 at 5:00pm
Morgantown, WV
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Tygart Valley Local, WV

Tygart Valley Local, WV
Saturday, Mar 23, 2019 at 5:00pm
Elkins, WV
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