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5 Energizing Hikes in Minnesota

5 Energizing Hikes in Minnesota
Hiking is a wonderful way to get your heart pumping. As you hike with more frequency, you can up the ante by attempting to navigate longer, more…
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Making the Most of Bear Head Lake State Park

Making the Most of Bear Head Lake State Park
Defined by the Sawtooth Mountains and more than 10,000 lakes, Minnesota is a rustic, charming, outdoor lover’s paradise. When it comes to…
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Start Your Trek: 7 Fantastic Hiking Retailers in Minnesota

Start Your Trek: 7 Fantastic Hiking Retailers in Minnesota
Whether you consider yourself an experienced outdoors person or a beginner, hiking is a fantastic way to relieve stress from your hectic life, get…
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5 Best Birdwatching Hikes in Minnesota

5 Best Birdwatching Hikes in Minnesota
Minnesota is a birdwatcher’s paradise. The eastern hardwood forest, northern boreal forest, and tallgrass prairie biomes all converge in the…
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5 Great Hiking Trails in Minnesota

5 Great Hiking Trails in Minnesota
Minnesota is a hiker’s paradise. With terrain that ranges from elevation changes of almost 2,000 feet in the northeast part of the state to…
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5 Beautiful Scenic Hikes in Minnesota

5 Beautiful Scenic Hikes in Minnesota
In a state renowned for its trails, its hard to pick just a handful of scenic hikes—there are so many. What makes Minnesota such a great state…
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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 Hamel MN

Valley Nat’l Wildlife Refuge Bird Watching

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 8:00am
Bass Ponds, MN Valley NWR
Bloomington, MN
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Mendota Bottoms Trail Run

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 8:00am
Fort Snelling State Park
Saint Paul, MN
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Officer Shawn Silvera Rotary Run

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 8:00am
Lino Lakes YMCA
Lino Lakes, MN
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Rock The Pavement

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 8:10am
Lake Calhoun Executive Center
Minneapolis, MN
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Festival in the Park 5K

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 8:30am
Silver View Park
Mounds View, MN
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Run Like Rel Start with a Dream 5K/Kids

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 8:30am
Father Hennepin Bluff Park
Minneapolis, MN
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Pinky Swear 5K and Fun Run

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 9:00am
Lake Ann Park
Chanhassen, MN
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Arts and Crafts Festival

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 9:00am
Buffalo, MN
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Eagan Parkrun

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 9:00am
Thomas Lake Park
Eagan, MN
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Emotions In Motion 5K

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 9:00am
Sturges Park
Buffalo, MN
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Vadnais Heights Heritage Days

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 9:45am
Community Park
Vadnais Heights, MN
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Saint George Greek Summer Festival

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 11:00am
Saint George Greek Orthodox Church
Saint Paul, MN
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IndiaFest

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 11:00am
Minnesota State Capitol
Saint Paul, MN
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St. Paul Food Truck Festival

Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 12:00pm
Mears Park
Saint Paul, MN
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