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5 Beautiful Scenic Hikes in Wisconsin

5 Beautiful Scenic Hikes in Wisconsin
Hiking for exercise is one thing, but hiking for the beautiful views, well, that’s a whole other story! We’ve combined the best hiking…
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5 Awesome Trail Running Spots in Wisconsin

5 Awesome Trail Running Spots in Wisconsin
There are plenty of beautiful places to go for an invigorating trail run in Wisconsin. Whether it’s through the woods or passing through some…
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5 Energizing Hikes in Wisconsin

5 Energizing Hikes in Wisconsin
There’s nothing more energizing and fulfilling than completing a hike.  Whether it’s a short or lengthy trail loop, we’ve…
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8 Best Hiking Retailers in Wisconsin

8 Best Hiking Retailers in Wisconsin
Whether you’re planning a serious backpacking trek or you’re just seeking a more leisurely day hike, outfitting yourself with the proper…
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SPOTLIGHT: Things to Do in and Around High Cliff State Park

SPOTLIGHT: Things to Do in and Around High Cliff State Park
Situated on Lake Winnebago, High Cliff State Park is among the most picturesque places to visit in Wisconsin. To truly experience all that the nearly…
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5 Best Birdwatching Hikes in Wisconsin

5 Best Birdwatching Hikes in Wisconsin
Birdwatching is among the most exciting and fascinating activities to partake in. And in Wisconsin, there’s no telling what kinds of amazing…
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5 Great Hiking Trails in Wisconsin

5 Great Hiking Trails in Wisconsin
Going hiking with the family is a great way to enjoy the outdoors and stay active while doing so. With diverse terrain, Wisconsin’s greatest…
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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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Events Near Jefferson WI

3-Gun Match

Sunday, Aug 19, 2018 at 8:00am
Winnequah Gun Club
Lodi, WI
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Silhouette Match

Sunday, Aug 19, 2018 at 8:00am
Winnequah Gun Club
Lodi, WI
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Dodge County Fair

Sunday, Aug 19, 2018 at 8:30am
Dodge County Fairgrounds
Beaver Dam, WI
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Little Miss Sweet Pea Farmers Market

Sunday, Aug 19, 2018 at 10:00am
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Little Miss Sweet Pea Farmers Market
Elkhorn, WI
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Sweet Corn Festival

Sunday, Aug 19, 2018 at 11:30am
Angell Park
Sun Prairie, WI
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Washington/Ozaukee County Chapter Summer Picnic

Sunday, Aug 19, 2018 at 3:00pm
Pike Lake State Park
Hartford, WI
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Pewaukee Farmers Market

Wednesday, Aug 22, 2018 at 3:30pm
Christ Lutheran Church & Preschool
Pewaukee, WI
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First Shots Seminar (Handgun)

Wednesday, Aug 22, 2018 at 6:30pm
The Range of Richfield
Richfield, WI
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