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Scouting with Hammocks
Guest Blogger / Relax and be healthy

Scouting with Hammocks

by Jeff Trujillo Do you want to lay on the cold hard ground or lay in a nice comfy hammock? A nice comfy hammock? Cold hard ground? Tell me more they say. Well, why don’t I show you what you’re missing? I hang a few for my Scouts to try, and [...]

Outdoor Ethics: Why Practice Them?
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Outdoor Ethics: Why Practice Them?

By AJ Heil Take a moment to think back to your favorite outdoor experience that you have ever had… What made that experience special?  Was it a certain place or location? A scenic vista?  The people that you were with?  A combination of these things? For many of us, the [...]

Folly Beach - Just outside of Charleston, SC
Guest Blogger / Travel Tips

How To Maximize Any Day Trip

By Justin Fricke, aka the JustinTheWeekendWarrior. A couple weekends ago, the girlfriend and I took a day trip from Orlando, FL up to Charleston, SC (that’s right, I said day trip) to see one of our favorite bands, Drew Holcomb and the Neighbors open for NEEDTOBREATHE. The show was phenomenal, the [...]

The best place to swim – Lakes vs. Pools
Guest Blogger / Outdoor+Travel

The best place to swim – Lakes vs. Pools

Aah summer. A time of barbeques, sunshine, hiking, and enjoying the long, warm days. Something that I look forward to every year is finally being able to shed those winter layers and get out to a body of water for some r & r. Going swimming is one of the [...]

Beauty of the States
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Beauty of the States

Beauty of the States – a 2013 Roadtrip We find Solace in nature By Joshua B. Newcity It has been a long year; and, we’ve planned a magnificent roadtrip! On May 24th, 2013, the adventure begins. My partner in life (Ashley Shotwell), her hard-working/fun-loving grandmother (Catherine Reese) and myself (Joshua [...]