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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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Best Backpacking Escape from New York City

Best Backpacking Escape from New York City
When most people think of New York City, they envision skyscrapers, the bright lights of Broadway and the hustle and bustle of Manhattan—hardly…
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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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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 Letchworth State Park

SPOTLIGHT: Things to Do in and Around Letchworth State Park
Picture the Genesee River cutting through dramatic cliffs and rolling green hills, throw in some scenic waterfalls, and you’ve got Letchworth…
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5 Stunning Foliage Hikes in New York

5 Stunning Foliage Hikes in New York
New York’s lush green wilderness transforms each fall, showing shades of red, orange, and gold to celebrate the season. Cooler, drier weather…
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The Ultimate Guide to Beginner Hiking in New York

The Ultimate Guide to Beginner Hiking in New York
New York state’s remarkable wilderness makes it one of the top destinations for hikers. From the Finger Lakes to the Adirondacks to the Hudson…
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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 New York

5 Energizing Hikes in New York
If you’re an experienced hiker, climbing a challenging mountain trail is a great way to get more exercise. New York State has plenty of…
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5 Awesome Trail Running Spots in New York

5 Awesome Trail Running Spots in New York
Running outside is a meditative experience for many, and New York is a wonderland for those who want to escape into nature during their workouts. Get…
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Events Near Jasper NY

Ducks Unlimited - Allegany Co.(Wellsville) DU Sportman's Night Out

Ducks Unlimited - Allegany Co.(Wellsville) DU Sportman's Night Out
Saturday, Apr 20, 2019
Wellsville American Legion
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Endless Mountains Maple Festival

Saturday, Apr 27, 2019 at 7:00am
Alparon Community Park
Troy, PA
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NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course - Instructor Led Only

Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 8:00am
Sullivan Trail Rod & Gun Club
Elmira, NY
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Steuben Co. Ducks Unlimited Sportsmans Night Out Event

Steuben Co. Ducks Unlimited Sportsmans Night Out Event
Friday, May 31, 2019
Campbell American Legion
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PA State Laurel Festival - Family Day and Children's Health Fair

Saturday, Jun 8, 2019 at 10:00am
The Green
Wellsboro, PA
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PA State Laurel Festival - Pet Parade

Sunday, Jun 9, 2019 at 1:30pm
Packer Park
Wellsboro, PA
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PA State Laurel Festival - 10K Foot Race and Fun Run

Saturday, Jun 15, 2019 at 9:00am
Packer Park
Wellsboro, PA
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PA State Laurel Festival - Parade

Saturday, Jun 15, 2019 at 2:00pm
Wellsboro, PA
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30 for 30: Anniversary Hike at Steege Hill Nature Preserve

Saturday, Jun 29, 2019 at 10:00am
Steege Hill Nature Preserve
Big Flats, NY
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