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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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Keep it Light: 5 Breathable Jackets Ideal for Spring Trekking

Keep it Light: 5 Breathable Jackets Ideal for Spring Trekking

When you hit the trail in the spring, there really is no telling what kind of conditions you might run into. Rain, cold, wind, hot sun, even snow are…
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How to Pack Your Day Pack for Winter Hiking

How to Pack Your Day Pack for Winter Hiking

When temperatures fall and conditions become snowy and icy, going out for a day hike can be a bit more challenging. The cold and potential for…
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6 Base Layers That Will Keep You Warm All Winter

6 Base Layers That Will Keep You Warm All Winter

When you're venturing out into cold and wintery conditions, it's crucial to have a good base layer. As your first layer of protection against cold…
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How to Plan a Winter Backpacking Trip

How to Plan a Winter Backpacking Trip

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Late Fall Hiking: 7 Essential Clothing Items for Colder Weather

Late Fall Hiking: 7 Essential Clothing Items for Colder Weather

As the leaves start falling from the trees and the winter chill starts to roll in, the crowds and pesky bugs dissipate from the hiking trails. And if…
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5 Handy Headlamps for Hiking Those Shorter Fall Days

5 Handy Headlamps for Hiking Those Shorter Fall Days

Don't let the shorter days and fewer daylight hours of autumn deter you from getting outside for a hike. Packing a headlamp not only keeps you safe…
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5 Fun Hiking Activities to Try with Your Kids This Fall

5 Fun Hiking Activities to Try with Your Kids This Fall

Fall is a fantastic time for hiking: the weather’s cooler, the foliage is beautiful, and wildlife sighting opportunities abound. This makes…
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How to Prepare for a Full Day of Hiking

How to Prepare for a Full Day of Hiking

A day hike doesn't sound like it would require much preparation, but there are a few important things to take note of, plan for, and pack with you…
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Trail Blazer: 7 Supportive Trail Running Shoes

Trail Blazer: 7 Supportive Trail Running Shoes

One of the key qualities to look for in a trail running shoe is support. You want a shoe that will cushion your feet from hard surfaces and prevent…
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7 Perfect Father's Day Gifts for the Outdoor-Loving Dad

7 Perfect Father's Day Gifts for the Outdoor-Loving Dad

On Sunday, June 21, we celebrate all things fatherhood. If your dad introduced you to your love of the great outdoors, it's the perfect time to show…
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5 Ways to Get Your Children Excited About Hiking

5 Ways to Get Your Children Excited About Hiking

Introducing your child to the great outdoors from a young age helps to develop a positive, lifelong relationship with nature. But with small kids,…
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7 Lightweight Socks for Comfortable Summer Hiking

7 Lightweight Socks for Comfortable Summer Hiking

When you hit the trails in warm weather, the last thing you need is overheated, sweat-drenched feet. Choosing the right socks for summer hiking will…
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Gym Closed? It's Time to Go Hiking

Gym Closed? It's Time to Go Hiking

From small towns to big cities, communities throughout the United States have begun putting "social distancing" measures into practice in an attempt…
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6 Ways Hiking Improves Your Child’s Mental and Emotional Health

6 Ways Hiking Improves Your Child’s Mental and Emotional Health

There is a lot of research backing the notion that hiking is not only good for an individual’s physical health but also their mental and…
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Events Near Lake Placid FL

Great American Sebring Gun Show

Sunday, Mar 7, 2021 at 10:00am
Highlands County Fairgrounds
Sebring, FL
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Pioneer Park Day

Sunday, Mar 7, 2021 at 10:00am
Pioneer Park
Zolfo Springs, FL
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Guided Hike - Scrubplum/Chapman Oak/Firehouse Trails

Saturday, Mar 13, 2021 at 9:00am
Babson Park Community Church
Babson Park, FL
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Guided Hike - Pedersen Wildlife Preserve Trails

Saturday, Mar 13, 2021 at 11:00am
Barbara B. Pedersen Wildlife Preserve
Lake Wales, FL
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Field Trip - Three Lakes WMA/Joe Overstreet

Thursday, Mar 18, 2021 at 7:00am
Three Lakes Wildlife Management Area
Kenansville, FL
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Gator Wilderness Camp Trail Run 5k, 10k And 15k

Saturday, Apr 24, 2021 at 8:00am
Gator Wilderness Camp School
Punta Gorda, FL
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SendMeMissions 5K

Friday, May 7, 2021 at 5:00pm
Wauchula, FL
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Field Trip - Alva Scrub Preserve

Saturday, Jun 19, 2021 at 8:00am
Alva Scrub Preserve
Alva, FL
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Arcadia, FL

Arcadia, FL
Saturday, Aug 28, 2021 at 6:00 PM
Arcadia, FL
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