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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 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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Events Near Homer MN

Rochester Downtown Farmers Market

Saturday, Oct 27, 2018 at 7:30am
Rochester Downtown Farmers Market
Rochester, MN
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SeptOberfest - Halloween Kids Activities

Saturday, Oct 27, 2018 at 10:00am
Wabasha, MN
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Fall Expo and Craft Fair - Pumpkin Fest

Saturday, Oct 27, 2018 at 10:00am
Fillmore Central Middle School
Preston, MN
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Starlight Stroll 5k/1 Mile Run/Walk/Roll

Friday, Nov 2, 2018 at 6:05pm
Lake Lodge Recreation Center
Winona, MN
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Pathway to Spirituality And Meditation/Yoga Hike

Saturday, Nov 3, 2018 at 10:00am
La Crosse, WI
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Ducks Unlimited - Sparta 16 Gun Blitz

Ducks Unlimited - Sparta 16 Gun Blitz
Wednesday, Nov 7, 2018
Club 16
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Fall Migrants of Upper Mississippi National Wildlife and Fish Refuge

Saturday, Nov 10, 2018
Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife & Fish Refuge - La Crosse District
Onalaska, WI
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Picture Tundra Swan Field Trip

Saturday, Nov 10, 2018 at 8:00am
RCTC Heintz Center
Rochester, MN
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UW La Crosse Turkey Trot

Saturday, Nov 17, 2018 at 9:00am
Recreational Eagle Center
La Crosse, WI
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For the Wild: Saturday Crew at Holland Sand Prairie

Saturday, Nov 17, 2018 at 10:00am
Holland Sand Prairie State Natural Area
Holmen, WI
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Festival Foods Turkey Trot

Thursday, Nov 22, 2018 at 8:00am
Onalaska Omni Center
Onalaska, WI
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