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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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8 Alternatives to Hiking the Banana Pancake Trail

The Banana Pancake Trail is a popular hiking route through Southeast Asia, perfect for first-time travelers. It’s a well traveled path with plenty of other backpackers to meet along the way, plenty of affordable accommodation options and exciting experiences in multiple countries. It is a must for all avid travelers at least once in their […]

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Dan McCaslin: Hike along the Jesusita Trail to Inspiration Point and Tunnel Road | Outside

The Jesusita Trail is one of the few frontcountry hikes in Santa Barbara County that starts out a little downhill before climbing, as most frontcountry trails are steeply uphill from the start. This seven-mile hike begins at the Cater Santa Barbara Water Treatment Plant at 1150 San Roque Road, above Foothill Road, and ends at […]

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2 hikers rescued after injuries on remote Nova Scotia trail – Halifax

Two hikers were injured on a remote trail in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, and were rescued during a multi-agency operation last weekend. In a statement, RCMP said officers in Cheticamp received a report of two injured hikers on the Pollett’s Cove trail near Pleasant Bay around 5:45 p.m. on May 21. “RCMP officers, Pleasant Bay […]

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2 hikers rescued from Resurrection Pass Trail near Cooper Landing

By Anchorage Daily News Update: 4 hours ago Published: 4 hours ago Two hikers were rescued this week from the Resurrection Pass Trail on the Kenai Peninsula, after authorities said they had lost their orientation and encountered more snow than expected. Alaska State Troopers were notified around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday that two people were hiking […]

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South America’s old unknown path

Much of the forest hike, like the larger statewide route, is symbolic – a best estimate of where the original route might have been, though there is more certainty on some stretches, especially where historical maps and archaeological sites exist. This region of southwestern Brazil has been a hotbed of archaeological excavations since the 1970s […]

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10 of the most dangerous hiking trails in the world

Everyone likes to take a nice walk in the forest or on the beach. Some of us go even further and hit hiking trails to test our physical limits. The thrill of a dangerous hike gets the adrenaline pumping and the blood pumping. There are hikes where if you miss a step you could even […]

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Six people rescued on Phoenix hiking trails this week

Six people were rescued in six separate incidents on local hiking trails this week, according to reports from the Phoenix Fire Department. On Saturday morning, firefighters rescued a 28-year-old woman who had overheated while hiking the National Trail in South Mountain Park and Preserve. Crews were called around 9am and found the woman at the […]

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Springdale EAST students create a storytelling walk in Murphy’s Park

SPRINGDALE – A new story walk at Murphy Park is designed to encourage children to read and spend more time outdoors being active. The walk, which features the pages of a book mounted on wooden panels spread throughout the park, was unveiled Friday to a group of third graders from Westwood Elementary School. The project […]

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Tips for Planning a Trip to Mount Rainier National Park

Thomas Franta/Getty Images Ohanapecosh River 5. Ohanapecosh and Stevens Canyon (southeast): This area is home to lighter crowds, waterfalls, boxwood canyons and towering ancient trees. Its entrance also closes when the weather intensifies, but it’s usually open from late May to early November. Where to stay and eat Heaven. From May to early October, check […]

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Victor’s AT Hike – The Trek

The long path I feel like I’ve been preparing my whole life for a hike on the Appalachian Trail: first forays on the AT in Pennsylvania as a boy scout, then organizing spring break hikes with high school friends. , end of year AT hike with my dorm buddies at the University of Delaware, followed […]

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Which of the world’s island getaways is right for you?

2. Galapagos, Ecuador Ideal for wildlife watchers Follow in Darwin’s footsteps and explore this biodiverse volcanic archipelago where blue-footed boobies nest on the ground, flightless cormorants leap from rock to rock, penguins play and marine iguanas bask in the sun. While most tours take in a variety of islands, the largest, Isabela, is home to […]

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Duo accused of shooting Bronx man on NJ hiking trail

NEWARK, NJ (1010 WINS) — Two men, including a 71-year-old man, have been charged with the murder of a Bronx man who was found shot dead on a New Jersey hiking trail in March, the Essex County District Attorney’s Office announced Wednesday. Michael Verdel, 71, of the Bronx, and Posley Sulaiman, 31, of Detroit, face […]

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50 Hikes with Kids: California

Michael Briare and Jennifer Fox of Sacramento identified as 2 killed in Marin Headlands plane crashThe Vans RV-10 single-engine distress beacon was activated less than an hour after takeoff. Investigators quickly found the wreckage of the plane in thick fog less than two hours later on a hill northwest of the Golden Gate Bridge. 31 […]

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City of Pike County begins work on new trail system

WYMT Mountain News Weekend Edition newsletter at 6 p.m. Saturday PIKEVILLE, Ky. (WYMT) – Officials in Pikeville recently began work on a new hiking trail as well as necessary maintenance of existing trails in town. Pikeville City Tourism executive director Paul Bowles said it’s important to keep the town’s existing trails ready for use at […]

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Yellowstone Grizzly Bear creeps up on man on off-trail hike in tense video

A Yellowstone grizzly bear slithered over a man who was hiking off-trail in the desert, tense video shows. Stan Mills posted the footage to his YouTube channel, which shows him hiking in a remote area of ​​the park. “I was sitting in the rain under my poncho, looking a little into the distance while resting […]

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New trail on Belle Isle in Detroit part of the longer Iron Belle Trail

Michiganians looking for long-distance hiking and biking adventures need look no further than Detroit after a new trail opens on Belle Isle. The first phase of the Ralph Wilson Skywalk and Trail opened last week, serving as the official starting point for the Iron Belle Trail South Trail. When completed, it will serve as the […]

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Buzz Thomas: Why should we all fight Scots | Opinion

Maryville is lucky. Lucky like when you buy a house and find a treasure buried in the garden. Only many Blount Countians still don’t know about the treasure. Maybe because they haven’t visited enough small towns to realize what we have in ours. The mountains are pretty, but they are not mountains. Many cities have […]

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Hanging Lake: New trail under construction could reopen by mid-summer

Construction of a new trail to the popular Hanging Lake Natural Area near Glenwood Springs has begun, according to a White River National Forest official. The approximately 1.2-mile backcountry trail was closed last August due to damage from historic landslides in the burned area of ​​the 2020 Grizzly Creek Fire. Crews are building a new […]

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Prescribed burn planned for Dollar Mountain – Medford News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News

Crews plan to burn piles of thinned trees and brush to reduce fire danger on Dollar Mountain north of Grants Pass. Photo of Grants City Pass Smoke could be visible from Dollar Mountain north of Grants Pass this week as crews burn piles of thinned trees and brush to reduce fire danger. The Oregon Forest […]

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These are the best places to hike in Kingsport | Features

  It’s time to start tying your hiking boots! Before you go too far, make sure you know where the best places to hike in Kingsport are. Here’s a handy ranking of the best places to hike in Kingsport. 5. Although not a real hiking spot, the Greenbelt is a fantastic place to enjoy beautiful […]

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Chicago ranks high on the list of top weed cities

CHICAGO, IL — “Sweet Home Chicago” may soon be replaced by “Weed Home Chicago.” A new Real Estate Witch poll places Chicago 15th on its list of 50 best cities for weed. The results were based on several factors, including the legality of marijuana, the price of an ounce of high-quality marijuana, the number of […]

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Blue Devil of the Week: Unleashing the Capabilities of Communication Systems

Name: Henry Pfister Position: Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Mathematics Years at Duke: 8 What he does at Duke: Hidden in everything from credit card numbers to the long sequences of digits that underlie computer and communications systems, there are algorithms that ensure that the information these numbers carry is not derailed by small […]

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Zero Waste Hike: Introduction – The Trek

My name is Kareema, my trail name is Honey, and I am currently doing a zero waste hike on the Appalachian Trail for 2022. What is zero waste you ask!?!? It has many definitions, but to me it means being responsible and aware of all your actions to ensure a better future for yourself, others […]

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5 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day in Houston

Since 1970, Earth Day has reminded us to take action to protect our planet and reduce our impact on the environment. In Houston, the Partnership is taking action to reduce carbon output from the energy industry through the Houston Energy Transition Initiative, while the City of Houston is engaged in an ongoing effort to address […]

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Four lost hikers rescued by Honolulu firefighters on Likeke Trail

Honolulu firefighters this afternoon rescued four hikers, who got lost on the Likeke Trail in Kaneohe. About a dozen firefighters responded to the 911 call which arrived at 10:39 a.m., reporting the lost hikers. Rescuers arrived at the scene just before 11 a.m. A motor company has secured a landing zone on the Pali golf […]

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Amazing Antrim | Features | Northern Express

County Antrim offers plenty of hiking and biking opportunities By Ross Boissoneau | April 9, 2022 On the way to the trails? Head to County Antrim. With its many miles of hiking, biking and other trails (hint: those designed for watercraft), it’s one of the best places in the North for outdoor recreation. For hikersWhere […]

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A man shares his symptoms and hikes the Appalachian Trail

Growing up, Nick Gough’s mother, Margie Gough, never revealed to her family that she had Huntington’s disease. Gough and her siblings believed that the personality changes she had undergone were exactly who she was. When she exhibited involuntary movements, had convulsions or seemed drunk, they wondered if she had Parkinson’s disease. But as her symptoms […]

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Wisconsin surgeon, 26, found dead on hiking trail near waterfall with 90ft drop

Wisconsin surgeon, 26, is found dead on a hiking trail near a waterfall with a 90ft fall a week after his family last heard from her Kelsey Musgrove, 26, was reported missing after hiking last month She told her family she reached Potato River Falls in Wisconsin on March 26, according to Iron County Sheriffs. […]

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3 of the Most Scenic Drives in the State

It’s hard to imagine a place more perfectly designed for road trips than Arizona. It is a grand old state, the sixth largest in the union, covering nearly 114,000 square miles. Since most of Arizona’s population centers are in clustered groups, this leaves large swaths of scenic backcountry. It’s dotted with just the right number […]

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Township of Brownstown. man launches his dream of walking the Appalachian Trail – The News Herald

Walking the Appalachian Trail and recording your progress online is a dream Gary Jenkin, 54, of Brownstown Township, has been trying to find a way to accomplish for many years. The Appalachian Trail is a marked hiking trail that begins at Springer Mountain in Georgia and ends at Mount Katahdin in Maine, covering approximately 2,200 […]

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Phoenix hikers should know these guidelines before hitting the trails

As the weather warms, firefighters are asking hikers to be careful when hiking as mountain rescues are expected to increase in the coming months. Although not all mountain rescues are due to heat-related incidents, hiking the trails is becoming increasingly difficult for rescue teams due to heavy equipment and remote locations that need to be […]

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Beginner’s guide to trail running

The benefits of running, even for short periods of time, have been well studied and documented. The benefits include everything from boosting confidence and cardiovascular health to reducing anxiety and depression while building muscle and improving bone density. But when it comes to trail running—running on railroad trails, hiking trails, motorable roads, or anything that […]

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Belhaven mountain bike trail under construction welcoming riders and hikers

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) – Volunteers are working hard to create the Belhaven Mountain Bike Trail. It’s along the museum’s walking path, and organizers hope you’ll take advantage of what started in January and help them expand it. “We’re always looking for new places to ride,” said Dallis Ketchum, volunteer organizer of the Belhaven Mountain Bike […]

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Lewis and Clark Trail – The Ultimate Hiking Guide

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Wandering Around Washington: The return of hikers and cyclists will wake up Damascus | Local News

Jo Tennis | Washington County News Joe Tennis David Crigger | Washington County News DAMASCUS, Virginia – It’s spring again! And in the town of Many Trails in Damascus, Washington County, Virginia, that means big wheels keep turning with bike shuttles and bikes heading to the Virginia Creeper Trail. Plus, the boot-scootin’ boogie is back […]

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42 best Airbnbs in Europe, from glass cabins in Norway to chic apartments in Amsterdam

Sometimes European hotels can be too expensive, too cookie-cutter, too… hotelier. When we’re looking for that “home away from home” feeling with a touch of luxury – or maybe a hint of quirkiness – we turn to Airbnb for glass cabins in Norway, castles in Ireland, houses cave dwellings in Greece and some of the […]

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A woman reports that a man is following her on a local hiking trail

MILLCREEK, Utah — A Utah woman shares a word of warning after having a scary experience while hiking Sunday morning. FOX 13 News spoke to this woman anonymously because she fears for her safety. The woman and her dog were walking up a trail in Millcreek Canyon around 7am on Sunday when a man approached […]

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Whiteface upgrades go through APA review process | News, Sports, Jobs

RAY BROOK — The Adirondack Park Agency is now accepting public comments on proposed changes to the Whiteface Mountain Ski Center Unit Management Plan, which includes widening ski runs, creating new trails and the construction of a new ski lift. Comments are accepted until April 11. Michael Pratt, CEO of the state’s Olympic […]

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A local hiker says he was charged by a moose

POCATELLO (KPVI) — A local hiker who was charged by a moose on the Gibson Jack Trail south of Pocatello talks about the ordeal. Cord McCurdy spoke to KPVI. He told the station that he walks Gibson Jack with his family all the time and was there last Wednesday with his dog. McCurdy says he […]

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Tyrrell Park could have a new walking path

Lots of changes are happening in Tyrrell Park, and last week Beaumont City Council approved something else – the Beaumont Convention and Visitors Bureau can now apply for a walking path grant. The grant would come from the Jefferson County Tourism Commission and partially fund the project, which could cost up to $98,000. The CVB […]

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Mountain Club wants you | News

A new trail, connecting the Eider and Mill Creek trail systems, took years to build. The Telluride Mountain Club (TMtC) announced a memorandum of understanding with the US Forest Service, giving the go-ahead for the club’s next phase of fundraising and new trail construction. The new Eider Connector at Mill Creek will be built to […]

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Spend a day exploring this trio of Tolland nature reserves

The bottom line: The three reserves include hikes through deep forest and valleys with scenic views from a cliff top and rocky outcrop, a 15-acre bog and beautiful pond surrounded by white pines, and a plot with a historic and well-preserved cellar hole. Difficulty level: Easy to moderate. The ascent to Campbell’s Lookout is a […]

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Texas nature lovers list hiking peeves

I have a confession. When I started my hiking journey at the start of the coronavirus pandemic, I was that person who cranked up my music as I walked along the trails. Sometimes I even sang loudly. Yes, I’m a little embarrassed. Unaware of how annoying this can be to others, my volume was cranked […]

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New development for upcoming holiday homes in Arp

ARP, Texas (KETK) – High Hill Development said it has completed construction of the infrastructure for their vacation home community that will be located in Arp. High Hill Development was built on 85 acres and is adjacent to the same company’s High Hill Farm Resort and Spa at 12626 County Road 217. High Hill Development […]

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Abingdon man will hike the entire Appalachian Trail to raise $5,000 for the Shriners | Local News

Joaquin Mancera | Washington County News Having faced disability from birth, Abingdon resident Brian Stanley knows the value of care provided by Shriners Hospitals. Stanley plans to help give back by hiking the Appalachian Trail from start to finish. Stanley, who was born with a physically disabled left arm, will begin a solo hike the […]

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What are the best hikes in Johnson County? Let us know your choices 🥾

Spring is approaching and with the warmer weather comes the chance to get outdoors. For this week’s “5 to Try” we want you to pick the best hiking and walking trails in and around Johnson County. Slowly but surely the weather around Johnson County is warming up. The snow has melted, the air is getting […]

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Proposed water trail would connect several upstate rivers

By boat, it’s 193 miles from Cooperstown to Corning, down the Susquehanna to Bradford County, Pennsylvania, and up the Chemung River. If Kevin Costello’s vision comes to fruition, there will eventually be a water track to make it happen. Water trails “are mapped along waterways such as rivers, lakes and canals for recreational purposes,” Costello, […]

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Community birding event observes 37 different species of birds at Ormond Beach

Instead of counting sheep, why not count birds? The Environmental Discovery Center hosted its annual Great Backyard Bird Count celebration on Saturday February 19, an annual global initiative that encourages people to observe and count as many birds as possible during a four-day period in February. By reporting their findings, scientists can work to better […]

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I was proud to be an Iowan | News, Sports, Jobs

We dipped our toes in the snowbird water in January, escaping the cold of Iowa for the warmth and splendor of Arizona. One of the first lessons learned – you can escape Iowa, but you can’t escape Iowans. Iowans are everywhere in Arizona – grocery stores, restaurants, hiking trails, pickle ball courts, golf […]

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Classic Happy Trails: Must-See Spruce Mountain Between Colorado Springs and Denver | Way of life

Spruce Mountain Trail Between Colorado Springs and Denver, it’s all too easy to overlook the countryside that stretches either side of Interstate 25. That’s for the inevitable rush to and from the subways. Keeping your eyes on the road is good. But you might also find your gaze shifting to a particular landmark – no […]

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This hiker makes nature a natural place for everyone

CBC Quebec shines a light on people in Black communities across the province who are giving back, inspiring others and helping shape our future. These are the Black Changemakers. It started as a way of looking at family during the pandemic: Jamillah Jean and her family would gather outdoors, physically distancing on sidewalks, in order […]

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JRR Tolkein: “Not All Who Wander Are Lost” – Trail Hikes by Daryl Warren | Columns

Author JRRTolkien said “Not all who wander are lost.” However, a simple solution to being found if you get lost on a hike: start talking politics and someone will show up to talk to you. Luckily, I was never truly lost for more than a few hours, so I didn’t have to deal with naysayers […]

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Woman dies after fall on closed scenic hiking trail in Pennsylvania – CBS Pittsburgh

JIM THORPE, Pa. (AP) — A woman has died after falling while hiking with a group on a scenic trail that was closed by the state three years ago due to safety concerns. State Police were called to a site near Glen Onoko Falls in Carbon County around 10:30 a.m. Sunday. There they were met […]

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How hiking through the AT affected my body image

“],”renderIntial”:true,”wordCount”:350}”> Before my first hike, I didn’t own a scale and never knew what I weighed. I liked beer and bread, running and hiking. People never commented on my body, and beyond the everyday insecurities that usually plague women in my early twenties, I never thought about it much. At 25, I decided to hike […]

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Hike the Pacific Coast Trail to save the whales:

When people think of the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT), their minds don’t easily preoccupy with the whales migrating along the Pacific coast. Well, that’s about to change for those soon to follow an epic 4,000+ kilometer trek by a young Dutch girl setting off in April as part of an effort to save whales that […]

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Dog and human friendly ‘Big Woods’ hike in Webster. Admire the winter beauty of the trail.

Rosie’s head was spinning. So many possible paths in Gosnell Big Woods Preserve in Webster. Thanks to Minnie, a fellow hunter whose people recommended this place, Rosie added another arrow to her quiver. Paul and Carol Fetter said Minnie loves to walk around Big Woods and “gets excited for a short drive to her favorite […]

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Stark Parks Seeks Funding for Devonshire Park Trail Expansion

JACKSON TWP. – Stark Parks is seeking public funds to redo the trails and add a new one at Devonshire Park. The park district submitted a request for $194,679 to the Clean Ohio Trails Fund through the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. The funding would be used to replace the 0.7-mile mown nature trail that […]

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DONNA’S DAY: Cheese fondue wins Super Bowl dinner | Community life

My best memory of cheese fondue dates back to a summer in Switzerland, his country of origin. After hours of hiking in the Alps with a French family, we arrived at a charming mountaintop chalet, where we dipped chunks of fresh, rustic bread in a classic cheese fondue to top off a perfect day. The […]

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Skyline Trail closed due to dangerous ice conditions after multiple rescues

The California Department of Parks and Recreation has closed the Skyline Trail near the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway due to dangerous ice conditions. The Skyline Road will be closed from the 5,800 foot park boundary to the top of the road where it intersects the Desert View Trail. Officials said any hikers planning to do […]

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Black Keys Announce US Tour Dates, Rocks Red Rocks Concert Stop

Formed in Akron, Ohio in 2001, the Black Keys were called “Rock Royalty” by the Associated Press. MORRISON, Colo. — The Black Keys have announced their return to Colorado as part of the 2022 “Dropout Boogie” tour. The Indie-Rock band will play on Wednesday July 13, 2022. Band Of Horses will provide support on all […]

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Firefighters rescue 2 hikers from Camelback Mountain

Two people who were hiking Camelback Mountain were rescued by Phoenix firefighters Saturday morning. According to the Phoenix Fire Department, a 27-year-old woman and a 39-year-old man were rescued in two separate incidents. The 27-year-old said she suffered from heat exhaustion and dehydration while hiking. She passed out halfway through the trail, Phoenix Fire said. […]

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Friday Five: Trail Progression, Hard Cider, Bowling and Landscaping | Local News

In 2021, a 2.7-mile section was opened, extending out of Vietnam Veteran Park off Oakwood Avenue and Orphanage Road. It ends at Rogers Lake Road. Obviously the Irish Buffalo Creek Greenway follows the creek. Concord has preliminary plans to complete the sections across the city in small phases. The latest grant will help. Here are […]

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How a trek ruled by socialist-era bureaucracy became a Hungarian rite of passage – The Calvert Journal

And there are a lot of beginners. New funds enabled serious improvement work to be launched on the track in 2017. As a result, 2019 was a record year with 404 graduates, compared to 37 in 1995, an all-time low. The Covid-19 pandemic also gave the Blue Trail another significant boost: the Association sold 26,233 […]

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Austin seeks public input on how to improve walking and biking routes

Austin rolled out its ATX Walk Bike Ride public admission pass in early January 2022. (Courtesy of the City of Austin) Austin Public Works and the Austin Department of Transportation launched the ATX Walk Bike Roll Public Admission Card on Jan. 12 that allows residents to provide feedback on how to improve walking and biking […]

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New Crystal Waters State Playground Opens in Monroe County | Michigan News

By DEAN COUSINO, The Monroe Stories MONROE, Mich. (AP) — Fishing and hunting enthusiasts hail the creation of the all-new Monroe County State Game Area in the county’s north region that opened last fall after the sale of the owned by Crystal Waters at the Michigan Department of Natural Resources. The 680-acre site in North […]

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Old Housatonic School for Sale | South Berkshires

The former Housatonic school is for sale. STEPHANIE ZOLLSHAN — THE EAGLE OF BERKSHIRE GREAT BARRINGTON — For sale or for rent: A real repairer! Perfect location in a village in the heart of the Berkshires! Mountain views. Close to walking trails, restaurants, package store, tea room, churches, bakery, art galleries, dance studio and famous […]

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Phoenix Fire will use drones for mountain rescues

PHOENIX – Starting in June, the Phoenix Fire Department will begin using drones for mountain rescues. The department says it will get three to four drones this year and certify a dozen people to start. Captain Todd Keller said drones would be useful for all rescues, especially in the mountains where there are miles of […]

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A corner of paradise awaits you on the Intemann nature trail | Take a Hike | Mail from Pikes Peak

Winter is a good season for hiking in the foothills, and the Intemann Nature Trail is a piece of heaven with unspoiled foothills habitat. This feature of the trail is made even more special amid views of nearby major city buildings and the low hum of distant traffic. IF YOU ARE GOING TO TO PARK: […]