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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 Independence MN

Emergency Care Seminar

Emergency Care Seminar
Monday, Aug 20, 2018
Bill's Gun Shop & Range Robbinsdale
Robbinsdale, MN
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Sunset Prairie Hike

Tuesday, Aug 21, 2018 at 6:30pm
Belwin’s Creative Center
Afton, MN
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Emergency Care Seminar

Emergency Care Seminar
Wednesday, Aug 22, 2018
Bill's Gun Shop & Range Circle Pines
Circle Pines, MN
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Minnesota State Championship

Minnesota State Championship
Thursday, Aug 23, 2018
Minnesota Horse And Hunt Club
Prior Lake, MN
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Vermillion River Gun Bingo

Vermillion River Gun Bingo
Thursday, Aug 23, 2018 at 5:00pm
Farmington, MN
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Terrain Race: Minneapolis

Saturday, Aug 25, 2018
Buck Hill, Inc
Burnsville, MN
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Ducks Unlimited - 41st Annual Forest Lake Area Dinner Banquet

Ducks Unlimited - 41st Annual Forest Lake Area Dinner Banquet
Saturday, Aug 25, 2018
Vannelli's on the Lake, 55 Lake Street South
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Minnesota Section Championship

Saturday, Aug 25, 2018
Forest Lake Sportsmens Club, Inc
Forest Lake, MN
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Crow River Cutters Youth Conservation Da

Crow River Cutters Youth Conservation Da
Saturday, Aug 25, 2018 at 12:00am
Hutchinson, MN
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Women Rock Half Marathon

Saturday, Aug 25, 2018 at 7:30am
Upper Landing Park
Saint Paul, MN
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Women Rock 2.5K, 5K, 10K and Half Marathon

Saturday, Aug 25, 2018 at 7:30am
Upperlanding Park
Saint Paul, MN
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CMP Match

Saturday, Aug 25, 2018 at 8:00am
Oakdale Gun Club
Lake Elmo, MN
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