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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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SPOTLIGHT: Things to Do in and Around Stone State Park

SPOTLIGHT: Things to Do in and Around Stone State Park
Featuring a wide variety of trails, dense woodland, and scenic options for overnight adventures, Stone State Park is a western Iowa jewel of a…
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5 Stunning Fall Foliage Hikes in Iowa

5 Stunning Fall Foliage Hikes in Iowa
It has long been a fact that the fall in Iowa is the best season in the state. Alongside the cooler temperatures, the state comes to life with…
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Start Your Trek: 7 Unbeatable Hiking Retailers in Iowa

Start Your Trek: 7 Unbeatable Hiking Retailers in Iowa
All four seasons in the state of Iowa provide excellent hiking opportunities. Whether you like the hot summer sun or the stillness of winter, perhaps…
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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 Awesome Trail Running Spots in Iowa

5 Awesome Trail Running Spots in Iowa
While running is a great exercise, as you circle the block for the umpteenth time, the monotony of the sport may get to you. To spice things up a bit…
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5 Energizing Hikes in Iowa

5 Energizing Hikes in Iowa
Nature’s best endorphins come from great hikes, and if you are looking for a little pick-me-up activity in Iowa, you don’t have to look…
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5 Best Birdwatching Hikes in Iowa

5 Best Birdwatching Hikes in Iowa
An essential aspect of any nature hike is the familiar chirp of birds nearby, coupled with the sight of these incredible creatures soaring by.…
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5 Great Hiking Trails in Iowa

5 Great Hiking Trails in Iowa
No matter the time of year, Iowa has many great hiking trails waiting to be explored. Traverse through the woods or follow a route along a scenic…
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5 Beautiful Scenic Hikes in Iowa

5 Beautiful Scenic Hikes in Iowa
Every season in Iowa caters towards a scenic hike or two. During the summer months, the blazing sun overhead provides bountiful landscapes of green.…
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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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Events Near Jefferson IA

Fort Dodge Gun Show

Sunday, Dec 9, 2018 at 9:00am
Webster County Fairgrounds
Fort Dodge, IA
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Tuff n Nuff Winter Series

Saturday, Dec 15, 2018
Webster County Fairgrounds
Fort Dodge, IA
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Holiday Craft and Vendor Fair

Saturday, Dec 15, 2018 at 10:00am
Jordan Creek Town Center
West Des Moines, IA
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NRA Basic Pistol Shooting Course - Instructor Led Only

Thursday, Dec 20, 2018 at 8:00am
Madrid, IA
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Commitment Day 5K Fun Run

Tuesday, Jan 1, 2019 at 10:00am
Life Time Fitness
Urbandale, IA
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Field Trip - Ada Hayden Heritage Park

Saturday, Jan 5, 2019 at 8:00am
Ada Hayden Heritage Park
Ames, IA
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Annual Vail Iowa Gun Show

Saturday, Jan 19, 2019 at 9:00am
Vail Community Building
Vail, IA
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Ice Fishing Clinic - Webster City

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2019 at 4:00pm
Briggs Woods Park
Webster City, IA
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Ice Breaker Triathlon

Sunday, Jan 27, 2019
Walnut Creek YMCA
Windsor Heights, IA
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Greene County Gobblers,IA

Greene County Gobblers,IA
Saturday, Feb 2, 2019 at 5:30pm
Jefferson, IA
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Ducks Unlimited - State Mega Gun Bash-Cash and Blast Drawing

Ducks Unlimited - State Mega Gun Bash-Cash and Blast Drawing
Friday, Feb 8, 2019
Ramada Tropics Resort, 5000 Merle Hay Rd
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Ducks Unlimited - IA DU State Shindig-Fiesta de los Patos

Ducks Unlimited - IA DU State Shindig-Fiesta de los Patos
Saturday, Feb 9, 2019
Ramada Tropics Resort, 5000 Merle Hay Rd
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Field Trip - Ledges State Park

Saturday, Feb 23, 2019 at 8:00am
Ledges State Park
Madrid, IA
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JR Jefferson Gun Show

Saturday, Mar 2, 2019 at 9:00am
Greene County Fairgrounds
Jefferson, IA
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Relay For Life of Iowa State University

Saturday, Mar 9, 2019 at 2:00pm
Iowa State University
Ames, IA
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