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The Art of Studying Outside
Guest Blogger / Relax and be healthy

The Art of Studying Outside

by Samarth Vasisht Enjoying the outdoors as a student can be difficult, especially as the workload of school bears down upon you. I always try to get outside as much as I can, and during school especially because it gets hard being inside all day. An awesome way to spend your [...]

From Haiti, With Love
Giving Back / Guest Blogger / Outdoor+Travel

From Haiti, With Love

by Scott Brelsford From atop the mountains looking down, they look like white serpents slithering through the landscape. On the ground walking through them, they feel like the surface of the sun.  That is where I am now, walking over millions of smooth white stones of a nearly dry riverbed. [...]

Simplify Your Summer with Family Hammock Camping!
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Simplify Your Summer with Family Hammock Camping!

by Jessica and Andrew, authors of Bring the Kids Life is crazy. Camping shouldn’t be. Simplify! Easier said than done right? Trust me, I know. I have 3 kids 6 and under, and although we love to camp, it’s anything but simple. I’m always on the lookout for ways to [...]

Scouting with Hammocks
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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 [...]