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Jackson man travels US to raise money for Wyoming food bank

CASPER, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now) – A U.S. Navy veteran and Jackson resident has spent the past two months hiking from Delaware to Wyoming. Its goal is to raise awareness and funds to support the Wyoming Food Bank. “JJ therefore brought in enough food to provide food for over 9,000 meals for Wyoming residents facing […]

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Why Tacoma is a low-key alternative to visiting Seattle

Nestled near the shore of Puget Sound, Tacoma is a bustling port city that features a colorful waterfront, cultural centers and stunning views of the Olympic Mountains. The city’s unparalleled glass art theme is captivating for history buffs, culture vultures, scholars, or vacationing families. Tacoma and Seattle are not only the two largest cities in […]

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San Antonio couple teach one-year-old to enjoy nature, one national park at a time

A month before the pandemic hit, Valerie and Eric Castillo spent a long weekend worrying about a frightening prognosis. At 10 weeks, doctors feared that future mum Valerie’s pregnancy would go full term. During their appointment on Monday, doctors revealed their baby had a strong heartbeat, and the Castillos decided they would expose their baby […]

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France caps the number of visitors to the creeks of Marseille

Published on: 06/26/2022 – 18:38 Marseilles (AFP) – Two popular coves in the “Calanques” region near Marseille, among the top attractions in the south of France, saw visitor numbers capped on Sunday for the first time to protect their fragile ecosystem. The coast between Marseille and Cassis is home to France’s best-known calanques, centuries-old rock […]

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The National Park Service aims to increase African American sites. : NPR

Fredrika Newton stands next to the bust of her late husband, Black Panther co-founder Huey P. Newton. NPS is considering a Black Panther Party National Historic Park. Marisa Penaloza/NPR hide caption toggle caption Marisa Penaloza/NPR Fredrika Newton stands next to the bust of her late husband, Black Panther co-founder Huey P. Newton. NPS is considering […]

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Visit These 10 National Parks In Egypt

Located in the northern part of the Sahara Desert, Egypt has a unique ecosystem. This ecosystem is home to distinctive species of flora and fauna that dot the Sinai Peninsula in national parks and protectorates. Protected areas are home to some of the world’s most distinct species, and several are worth a visit. Here are […]

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Great American Outdoors Act Funding to preserve the historic walls of the Carver Family Cemetery at the George Washington Carver National Monument

Skilled masons repairing a stone wall around the Carver family cemetery, George Washington Carver National Monument / NPS Work is underway by the National Park Service (NPS) to repair, rehabilitate and stabilize 400 linear feet of historic rock wall around the Carver Family Cemetery at the George Washington Carver National Monument. The $272,000 project is […]

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Katy’s Rick Rice Park Adds New Games to Walking Path

Rick Rice Park, a 13-acre green space with amenities that include Francesca’s Garden, the CanCare Pavilion and Veterans Memorial Plaza, has added new games to its half-mile trail, including a set of jump prints model, two hopscotch patterns, and a preview tutorial of the “tree” yoga pose, officials shared in a June 20 press release. […]

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The best places to eat in Fairview, Vancouver

Fairview – the neighborhood in Vancouver that is bounded by 16th Avenue to the south, Cambie Street to the east, Burrard Street to the west and False Creek to the north – has just been named the best neighborhood in Canada for a night out . While that distinction remains dubious to almost everyone, that […]

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Costco’s $4.99 chicken violates animal welfare laws, lawsuit says

Placeholder while loading article actions To better control the price and size of its chickens, Costco decided to wean itself off the big poultry producers and build its own supply network in the Midwest, where the company created an entire infrastructure from scratch. It was a half-billion-dollar gamble that some feared damage the reputation of […]

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Boyfriend wanted in death of Acadia National Park retreat planner

Local Nicole Mokeme. Gregory Rec/The Portland Press Herald By Associated Press June 23, 2022 | 12:46 p.m. WINTER HARBOR, Maine (AP) — Maine police are looking for a man in connection with the hit-and-run death in Acadia National Park of the founder of a youth retreat. The accident on the Schoodic Institute campus in the […]

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Where to find an epic adventure in the best small villages in Europe

For American travelers, the lifting of the COVID test requirement to re-enter the United States this summer is good news. Free from the worries of being detained or a costly quarantine overseas, travelers are thinking big when planning their first international trip in years. The European “big three” – London, Paris and Rome – are […]

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10 Picturesque Movie Sets You Can Visit In Los Angeles

Traveling to Los Angeles is often like deja vu: “Have I been here before? “Why do I feel like I’ve seen this place somewhere?” “Why is all this scenery so familiar?” It’s probably because you’ve seen it before: in your favorite movies. While most Hollywood movies are shot in Motion Pictures studios, many of the […]

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Al Batt: My Neighbor’s Pilot Episode – Austin Daily Herald

Echoes of the Loafers’ Club meeting I’m making a documentary about my neighbour’s motorized paraglider. How’s it going? Good. I have already filmed the pilot. Drive by Bruce Drive I have a wonderful neighbor named Bruce. Every time I walk past his reader, thoughts come to mind. I ventured into the unknown. With all the […]

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Historic house tours offered on June 25 at the national park

The public is invited to view examples of everything from rustic landmarks to mid-century modern on the June 25 Logs to Lustrons tour of Indiana Dunes National Park. The day features log structures from the earliest days of settlement, Victorian-era wood-frame homes, and mid-century houses made of glass, stucco, and metal. Indiana Landmarks and the […]

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Best Danner Hiking Boots | WJHL

Which Danner hiking shoes are the best? Since the 1930s, Danner has been making some of the most durable, highest quality boots available. A favorite among long-distance backpackers and casual hikers, Danner hiking boots are a staple in the world of outdoor clothing. While Danner hiking boots aren’t necessarily the most budget-friendly, their durable craftsmanship […]

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BRTC extends service to 21 new routes in the South West

As part of a major expansion plan, Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation (BRTC) will launch its services to 21 new destinations in the southwestern districts following the inauguration of the Padma Bridge. Currently, the state-run transport agency operates 18 buses on the Dhaka-Khulna and Dhaka-Benapole routes. It will operate 65 buses – mostly AC buses – […]

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10 New Jersey State Parks to Visit for Free This Summer

You may have heard that starting on Memorial Day this year, visitors to New Jersey state parks don’t have to pay admission all summer. While adventurers and outdoor enthusiasts rejoice, it’s worth noting that not all state parks are created equal in New Jersey. Some state parks are great for families and just enjoying nature, […]

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$250 million plan progresses to develop New Jersey’s most-visited state park

TRENTON — Liberty State Park on the Jersey City waterfront, New Jersey’s most-visited state park, could be in for a major years-long overhaul under a bill being advanced in the ‘Legislative Assembly. The issue of what kind of development to allow or block in Liberty State Park has long been debated and is suddenly gaining […]

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Yellowstone officials: North entrance to park could reopen this summer | State and Region

GARDINER — Plans are underway to have the north entrance to Yellowstone National Park open to visitors and tour concessionaires this summer. “It will be a summer of adjustments,” park superintendent Cam Sholly said Sunday. The news came less than a week after historic flooding destroyed sections of road in the northern half of the […]

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Have you taken the cycle route? Khmer tuk-tuk not finished yet, drivers say

“Indian tuk-tuks”, which are smaller, easier to drive on narrow roads and cheaper to operate due to running on liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), have rapidly grown in popularity and look likely to overtake the traditional four-wheeled tuk-tuk, or Trailer, once called the “Road Emperors”. There are, however, drivers who are dedicated to the space and […]

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Obituary: Rejane L. Lemieux – Lewiston Sun Journal

Réjane L. Lemieux LEWISTON – Rejane L. Lemieux, 90, of Lewiston, died at her home on June 15, 2022, after a long illness. Rejane was born on September 12, 1931 to Eddie and Ida (Cote) Levesque in Lewiston. She attended schools in Lewiston. As a child, she helped the family by picking beans for Charlie […]

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“Historic” weather: Why a cocktail of natural disasters is hitting the United States | Climate crisis in the American West

SSummer in the American West has gotten off to an explosive start, with extreme weather events ravaging several states in recent weeks. In Montana, historic flooding has devastated communities and infrastructure in and around Yellowstone National Park and forced a rare closure. Further south, reservoirs hit new lows, triple-digit heat waves suffocated millions, and wildfires […]

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Summer programs in full swing at the James V. Brown Library | News, Sports, Jobs

Summer is here and the James V. Brown Library is in full swing with programs for all ages, not only on-site at the library, but at community parks, hiking trails and playgrounds. “So yesterday, Wednesday, it was at Kids’ United Playground in Cochran. Every week they choose a different one within […]

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Hyundai Creta Drowns in Sea at Vagator Beach in Goa – Car Seized, Driver Arrested

With the monsoon in full swing, the beaches of Goa are much less crowded and it seems that a few tourists from Delhi have decided to take advantage of the situation. The couple drove a rented Hyundai Creta from local vendors to Vagator Beach for some fun on the beach sand. Various videos circulating about […]

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Zannier Hotels Phum Baitang: Guardian of Classic Khmer Culture

Zannier Phum Baitang Hotels Nature is the very essence of Zannier Hotels Phum Baitang, which means “green village” in Khmer SANTA MONICA, CALIFORNIA, USA, June 17, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Nature is the very essence of Zannier Hotels Phum Baitang, which means “green village” in Khmer. No wonder the resort is dedicated to protecting the environment. […]

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Filmmaking at Paramount Ranch National Park

The only site in the national park dedicated to filmmaking. A Bartell’s Backroads Pit Stop Adventure AGOURA HILLS, Calif. — In 1927, Paramount Pictures needed a versatile location to film movies and TV shows, so they leased land in Agora Hills. Today, this land is known as Paramount Ranch. You might recognize the fake train […]

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This Kentucky family park is the perfect day trip

When you’re looking for a day of unplugged fun in nature, there’s no better place in Kentucky than the Bernheim Arboretum. Kentucky’s ultimate family park, Bernheim has it all: an arboretum, hiking trails (including a canopy walk!), an epic playground for the kids, and even giants! If you’re looking for […]

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San Diego Picnic Sites to Visit in the Area

SAN DIEGO – One of the simplest hangout ideas can be the most effective when it comes to relaxing and having a good time outdoors with family, friends or even a date. you. This is the art of the picnic. And in sunny San Diego, residents or tourists can get there pretty much whenever they […]

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Francis Kosednar | Waukesha County Obituaries

Francois Kosednar July 9, 1931 – June 4, 2022 Francis Kosednar died on Saturday June 4, 2022, at the age of 90. He was born on July 9, 1931, in Milwaukee, to Louis and Anna Kosednar. Frank graduated from Marquette University in 1953. He joined the Marine Corps and went to candidate school in Quantico, […]

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Yellowstone National Park flood: As region assesses severe damage, Montana region braces for more flooding

Although cooler temperatures and drier weather have allowed rivers to begin to fall back to normal levels, warmer temperatures are expected later this week and over the weekend which could cause further flooding in the area due to snowmelt runoff, according to CNN meteorologist Brandon Miller. . “Expect highs in the 60s to 70s at […]

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This is where you’ll soon be able to find local produce and crafts in Houston’s Energy Corridor.

The Energy Corridor District Farmer’s Market closed as the pandemic took hold more than two years ago, but the area will soon have a new place to buy local produce, artisan breads and more. A new Farmer’s Market is set to launch on Thursday, June 30 near the Kroger Mall in Briar Forest and Eldridge. […]

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O Womaniya Pack Your Bags for These 5 Best and Safest Trips to India for Solo Travel

Solo trips for women: Ladies and ladies. Yeah, it’s your travel pit stop. We know that somewhere inside you is a lonely traveler looking for the right place to go on an adventure. Everyone longs for that “me time” where we indulge in some self-reflection and allow ourselves to soak up some quiet time. Traveling […]

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Yellowstone National Park changes ‘offensive’ mountain name

MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, Wyo. (Gray News) – Yellowstone National Park has announced a name change for a mountain in the park named after the leader of a Native American massacre. In a statement, the park said Mount Doane was renamed First Peoples Mountain after a unanimous vote by the US Board on Geographic Names (BGN), […]

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Wild in the city – richmondmagazine.com

The James River Park System comprises over 600 acres and encompasses a range of unique urban leisure destinations, attracting nearly 2 million visitors each year. Inside the park boundaries, you’ll see expert whitewater kayakers navigating Class III and IV rapids while rock climbers scale an old train trestle under Manchester Bridge. Hikers, runners, and mountain […]

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Top 5 things to do in Cherrapunji

Said to be the second wettest place on earth, the unspoilt and unblemished city of Cherrapunji is located in the heart of Meghalaya in northeastern India. Home to incredible waterfalls and pristine beauty, Cherrapunji is known for its unique and amazing living root bridges which were handcrafted by the indigenous tribes belonging to the region. […]

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Waterfall, Wildlife Hikes near Sioux Falls

You don’t have to go to the Black Hills to find scenic and challenging hiking spots in South Dakota and the region. And just because you live in Sioux Falls doesn’t mean you’re limited to Great Bear or Sertoma Park — there are several options outside of busy state parks like Palisades and Good Earth. […]

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Nearly 600 Miles Added to the National Trails System: Here’s Where

(NEXSTAR) – Nine newly designated trails in seven states will add nearly 600 miles to the national trail system, which already includes more than 1,300 trails across the United States and Puerto Rico. Interior Secretary Deb Haaland announced the designations in celebration of Great Outdoors Month and National Trails Day on June 4. National Recreation […]

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Chaplain takes a new route to serve hikers on the Appalachian Trail | Community

Carolyn R. Wilson | Special for the Bristol Herald Courier DAMASCUS, Va. — Brad Sasser’s idea of ​​serving people may be a little different from most pastors. Three years ago, Sasser traded his pulpit for a different mission field, among the evergreens and majestic waterfalls along the trails of the Appalachian Trail. Sasser, 41, is […]

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“Malaysia needs more targeted and strategic tourism promotions”

PETALING JAYA: The local tourism industry is on the road to recovery, having seen around one million arrivals since international borders reopened – but there is still work to be done before the champagne can be broken. Industry players said more efforts are needed to ensure Malaysia regains its spot as the top tourist destination […]

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Rare predatory songbird tops Greater Victoria spring sightings – Victoria News

Migration is the most exciting bird watching and this spring was no different in Greater Victoria. This is when the rarest birds tend to appear, and for longtime Oak Bay birder Geoffrey Newell, it introduced several rare birds and one rare occurrence. His most exciting was the Loggerhead Shrike, spotted at Mount Tolmie Park early […]

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KSL’s Chopper 5 and Photojournalist Document Utah’s Unique Beauty

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah’s unique geography, which includes mountains, deserts, lakes and snow, attracts visitors from around the world. KSL photojournalist Meghan Thackrey is part of a team that documents news on KSL TV’s Chopper 5, giving her some pretty unique landscapes and geographic features to record. The state slogan “Life Elevated” may apply […]

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Juneau community members come together to repair trails on National Trails Day

Trail Mix, Inc. staff member Laib Allensworth and volunteers Dave Haas and Dan Parks working on Lemon Creek Trail. June 4, 2022. (Photo by Yvonne Krumrey/KTOO) Last weekend on National Trails Day, a Juneau trail maintenance nonprofit gave residents a chance to give back to the trails that have helped them stay connected to nature […]

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Historic Derbyshire bridge closed to all traffic for a month

A route taken by many people in a Derbyshire town will be closed to motorists and pedestrians for a month. The Matlock Bridge in Matlock provides a quick cut across the River Derwent which separates the town center from the rest of the popular tourist site, but due to flood control works the bridge will […]

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Obituary: (MacConnell) Davis – Portland Press Herald

(MacConnell) Davis Joyce “Jo” A. (MacConnell) Davis 1930 – 2022 HARPSWELL – Joyce “Jo” A. (MacConnell) Davis, 91, of Salem NH, died February 7, 2022 of complications from Parkinson’s disease and dementia . Jo leaves behind her son, Leslie Davis, daughter, Jan (Davis) Guy, son, Coburn Davis, son, Linwood Davis, daughter Hope (Davis) Bichrest and […]

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Glacier National Park reinstates indoor mask mandate

News in brief Glacier National Park has reinstated a mask mandate inside federal buildings, such as visitor centers. While many commenters lamented the decision on social media, park officials say it stems from federal guidelines passed down from the National Park Service and the Department of the Interior. When the CDC reports a high level […]

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Your Michigan Beach Getaway: Check Out These Gems

As summer approaches, we asked Jill Halpin, founder and “Chief Beach Officer” of the My Michigan Beach website, to share some of her favorite beaches in the Great Lakes State, in an effort to reveal some hidden gems. Beach: natural beauty “One of the most beautiful natural beaches is nestled on Lake Huron in Negwegon […]

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Water adventures in Quebec

“],”renderIntial”:true,”wordCount”:350}”> During the hot summer months, vibrant meadows of wildflowers and rolling green hills come to life, and with them Quebec’s summer adventures, which extend until the end of September or the beginning of October, invite. The cornerstone of it all is the province’s waterways, especially the mighty St. Lawrence River, which becomes a hub […]

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Bird Flu: Call for Coordinated Efforts as Bass Rock Sees Rise in Northern Gannet Deaths

THE world’s largest colony of gannets could be the last Scottish seabird to be hit by a highly pathogenic type of bird flu, as ‘alarming’ numbers are found dead every day. A North Berwick-based conservation charity says a Scotland-wide outbreak of bird flu has left them in a ‘watch and wait game’ as it calls […]

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US 26 Wildlife Crossings Advance in WY with Heavy Summer Traffic / Public News Service

Americans are hitting the road for summer vacation, and many will be heading to Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks via US Highway 26. Daryl Lutz – Lander region wildlife management coordinator with the Wyoming Game and Fish Department – ​​said Department of Transportation biologists and engineers are focused on plans to reduce collisions with […]

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Virginia Forest Preserves a Nature Lover’s Last Wish | Travel

Roger Black of the Rivanna Conservation Alliance admires a towering red oak tree in Virginia’s Scheier Nature Area. Jeremy Cox In this age of explosive state and national park attendance, the concept of getting away to somewhere off the beaten path has a new appeal. Exhibit A: the natural area of ​​Scheier. This 100-acre preserve […]

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Survey reveals the most popular cookie with an infusion

A Toolstation survey has revealed the most popular biscuit to accompany a brew in the UK. And it’s no surprise that chocolate digestives are the winners by a clear slam dunk, with 13 of the 17 cities assessed having the chocolate treat as their treat of choice. The 17 cities studied were Edinburgh, Newcastle, Leeds, […]

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Spain pays tribute to Penélope Cruz for her contribution to cinema

June 6, 2022Updated: June 6, 2022 11:05 a.m. FILE – Penelope Cruz arrives at the Oscars on March 27, 2022 at the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles. Oscar-winning actress Penélope Cruz has won one of Spain’s top film awards for her outsized contribution to Spanish cinema, the country’s culture ministry announced on Monday, June 6, […]

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New Jersey man Fernando Birman dies trying to climb Denali in Alaska

A New Jersey man died Friday night while attempting to climb Denali in Alaska, the highest peak in North America. The 48-year-old mountaineer, Fernando Birman, of Stockton, New Jersey, collapsed around 5:45 p.m. while trying to scale the side of the mountain, according to the National Park Service. Mountain guides immediately started CPR, but were […]

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Idaho Trails Association volunteers perform trail maintenance in Idaho

BOISE, Idaho – Saturday marked the 30th anniversary of National Trails Day and here in Idaho, volunteers got to work improving trails across the Gem State. The Idaho Trails Association is a nonprofit organization with three full-time employees. So she relies on volunteers who spent National Trails Day working on four different trails in Idaho. […]

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We went to Yorkshire’s ‘cheesiest’ tourist attraction and it was the perfect day

Yorkshire’s ‘cheesiest’ tourist attraction draws thousands of visitors each year, so I’ve come down to judge for myself. Wensleydale Creamery, based in the market town of Hawes, is surrounded by the finest panoramic views in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales National Park and has a fascinating story to tell. We all love the timeless […]

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Lake Talquin 2020

Known for its abundant water recreation, Florida is home to many lakes and other bodies of water due to its strategic location along the Gulf of Mexico. Low and flat, the state’s highest point, Britton Hill, is only 345 feet above sea level. Among the many lakes, reservoirs, marshes, springs, streams, islands, beaches, swamps and […]

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Budget will create new Culpeper Battlefields State Park

CULPEPER, Va. (AP) — The budget recently approved by the Virginia General Assembly allocates funds to create a new state park in Culpeper County that would include two Civil War battlefields. The spending plan sent to Governor Glenn Youngkin earlier this week would create a 1,700-acre park focusing on Culpeper County’s Brandy Station and Cedar […]

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10 places in Maine to hike with your dog

This story was originally published in September 2013. Ever since my dog ​​Oreo came into my life, new questions come to mind every day. And during our short time together, we’ve already found a number of beautiful and fun trails to explore. The following 10 places are just a few examples of the many wilderness […]

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5 ways to contribute to World Environment Day

If there was a silver lining to the pandemic, it was how our planet rekindled as humanity was locked inside. As air pollution levels decreased, the skies became clearer and the stars more visible. The marine ecosystem was also thriving – with dolphins, turtles and flamingos returning to shore after years. The lack of noise […]

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Twitch streamer DrWD40 shows off next-level dog cam

Nature and lifestyle Tic Streamer DrWD40 showed off his impressive pet camera, allowing subscribers to dispense treats to his dog at will. Pet characteristics are common across Tic and other streaming platforms, as dogs, cats, or other streamer animals are often used as emotes, profile pictures, or other forms of channel branding. Naturally, this led […]

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Want to live in a state park for a month? Become a ‘camp host’

PORT TOWNSEND – Washington is home to 125 state parks. And while you may encounter a ranger during your visit, you’re more likely to connect with a park host. The State Park Service’s Parks Hospitality Program (there is also a National Parks version) has 80 parks with hospitality opportunities. You’ll often find these hosts at […]

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My SOBO AT Thru-hike Gear List

The only thing more exciting than deciding to hike is realizing that it gives you an excuse to upgrade your gear. Before I start covering the gear I take, I want to give some basic information. I have been hiking for about 10 years. Over the years, my gear choices and overall quality have changed […]

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3 relaxing summer trips: Hollywood Bowl, Cuyama, Angel Island

Hello, fellow Escapists. Summer is an exuberant time for many travelers, with long days and hot weather pushing us out of our workplaces and into our cars, bound for Yosemite, Santa Barbara, Big Sur, San Diego, Ojai and more. other bustling vacation spots. There’s a special joy to summer travel, of course. But the other […]

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The 50 best documentaries of all time – 24/7 Wall St.

During the widespread COVID lockdowns of 2020, dozens of Americans decided to learn something new in their spare time, by taking up sourdough baking, woodworking or birdwatching. Many have also turned to documentaries to stimulate their minds. The documentaries were, in fact, the the fastest growing genre on streaming platforms in 2020. The age of […]

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Contact Creek Fire in Katmai National Park and Preserve on 1,500 acres is monitored by air – Alaska Wildland Fire Information

House › Active forest fire › Contact Creek Fire in Katmai National Park and Preserve on 1,500 acres is monitored by air By Alaska Forestry Division on May 31, 2022 The Contact Creek Fire (#151), burning 40 miles southeast of King Salmon, continues to be monitored by National Park Service and DOF personnel as it […]