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10 (Modern) Essentials Every Hiker Should Carry

10 (Modern) Essentials Every Hiker Should Carry
When the third edition of the classic book Mountaineering: The Freedom of the Hills was released back in 1974, it quickly became a must-read for any…
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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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9 Best Winter Hikes in Georgia

9 Best Winter Hikes in Georgia
Hiking during the winter in Georgia is a completely different experience than summertime walks in the woods. Aside from the obvious changes in…
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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 Unicoi State Park

SPOTLIGHT: Things to Do in and Around Unicoi State Park
Georgia’s picturesque scenery and abundance of outdoor activities make it a prime vacation destination for all ages. It doesn’t cost much…
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5 Stunning Foliage Hikes in Georgia

5 Stunning Foliage Hikes in Georgia
When it comes to location, Georgia’s got it made: from beautiful beaches to impressive mountain scenery and everything in between,…
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Start Your Trek: 7 Unbeatable Hiking Retailers in Georgia

Start Your Trek: 7 Unbeatable Hiking Retailers in Georgia
From oceans to mountains and everything in between, Georgia’s got hiking trails for all kinds of outdoor scenes. Having the right hiking gear…
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5 Best Birdwatching Hikes in Georgia

5 Best Birdwatching Hikes in Georgia
In Georgia, it’s not uncommon to see several different species of birds on a daily basis. The Peach State is brimming with hundreds of bird…
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The Ultimate Guide to Beginner Hiking in Georgia

The Ultimate Guide to Beginner Hiking in Georgia
Between the sweeping vistas of the Blue Ridge Mountains and the magnificent display of migratory birds at Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge,…
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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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Events Near Greensboro GA

Cfes Mustang STEMpede 5K, 10K

Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 at 7:30am
Colham Ferry Elementary School
Watkinsville, GA
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Covington Y Cheerios Challenge

Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 at 8:00am
Covington YMCA
Covington, GA
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Frank Baccus Easter 5K

Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 at 8:00am
Monroe, GA
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Bird walk At Sandy Creek Nature Center

Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 at 8:00am
Sandy Creek Nature Center
Athens, GA
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Bird Walk At State Botanical Garden

Sunday, Apr 28, 2019 at 8:00am
The State Botanical Garden of Georgia
Athens, GA
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Field Trip to Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center

Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 7:00am
Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center
Mansfield, GA
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Bird Walk at the ACC Landfill

Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 8:00am
Athens-Clarke County Landfill
Winterville, GA
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Ducks Unlimited - Lake Oconee Banquet

Ducks Unlimited - Lake Oconee Banquet
Friday, May 10, 2019
Reynolds Plantation Pavillion
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