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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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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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5 Stunning Foliage Hikes in Minnesota

5 Stunning Foliage Hikes in Minnesota
Autumn is coming, and autumn in the North Star State is nothing short of stunning. Hiking amidst the color bursts of foliage is one of the best ways…
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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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Events Near Homer MN

Wintering Golden Eagle Survey

Saturday, Jan 19, 2019
National Eagle Center
Wabasha, MN
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Winter Prairie Snowshoe Walk

Saturday, Jan 19, 2019 at 10:00am
Holmen, WI
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Trempealeau Valley Longbeards, WI

Trempealeau Valley Longbeards, WI
Saturday, Jan 19, 2019 at 5:00pm
Whitehall, WI
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Ducks Unlimited - Pond Jumpers Sponsor Event (St. Charles)

Ducks Unlimited - Pond Jumpers Sponsor Event (St. Charles)
Monday, Jan 21, 2019
St. Charles Moose Lodge
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Owl Prowl: International Owl Center

Saturday, Jan 26, 2019 at 6:30pm
International Owl Center
Houston, MN
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Rochester WinterFest - Candlelight Ski

Friday, Feb 1, 2019 at 5:30pm
Quarry Hill Nature Center
Rochester, MN
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Rochester WinterFest - Frozen Goose 5K Run and Fun Run/Walk

Saturday, Feb 2, 2019 at 12:00pm
University Center Rochester
Rochester, MN
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Rochester WinterFest - Ritz Crafters: Indie Craft Show

Saturday, Feb 9, 2019 at 10:00am
4-H Building
Rochester, MN
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Rochester WinterFest - Grace Lutheran Chili Challenge

Sunday, Feb 10, 2019 at 5:00pm
Grace Lutheran Church
Rochester, MN
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Rochester WinterFest - Valentine's Candlelit Ski and Snowshoe

Friday, Feb 15, 2019 at 7:00pm
Quarry Hill Nature Center
Rochester, MN
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Valentines Snowshoe Hike

Saturday, Feb 16, 2019 at 10:00am
Romance Woods Nature Preserve
Genoa, WI
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Rochester WinterFest - Strike Out Homelessness

Sunday, Feb 17, 2019 at 2:00pm
Bowlocity Entertainment Center
Rochester, MN
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LaCrosse,WI

LaCrosse,WI
Thursday, Feb 21, 2019 at 5:30pm
LaCrosse, WI
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