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Boy Scouts Head to Frying Pan Tower in Seek of Work and Play
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Boy Scouts Head to Frying Pan Tower in Seek of Work and Play

Recently Boy Scout Troop 700 from Ashland, Virginia paid an action packed visit to North Carolina’s historical Frying Pan Tower. The Frying Pan Tower is a Coast Guard Light Station B&B located 34 miles off the coast of North Carolina that is being restored and has opened as a unique bed and [...]

6 Things to do Again Before Summer’s Over
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6 Things to do Again Before Summer’s Over

Don’t get me wrong, I’m excited for hoodies and pumpkin everything too. But I’m just not there yet. La vida long days and sunshine! And with about ten days until Fall officially begins, we gotta get out there and savor these last summer days! Who’s with me? ____________________________________________________________________________________ One Last [...]

ABC’s of Hammock Destinations
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ABC’s of Hammock Destinations

A is for: Asheville, North Carolina Okay, so maybe we’re playing favorites right off the bat here. Asheville, NC (also the location of our hq) just might be one of the most beautiful places in the world!             B is for: Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Minnesota  [...]

Islands in the South: Hammock Paradise
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Islands in the South: Hammock Paradise

The south may not initially be known for its collection of beautiful and historical islands, but that doesn’t mean we don’t have them! Whether you’re looking for the perfect family getaway or the young person’s low key paradise, the southeast has a wealth of beaches and island rich with desirable [...]

5 Free Travel Apps for the Frugal Granola Type
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5 Free Travel Apps for the Frugal Granola Type

Adventure Travel, for many, is becoming a desirable form of recreation and vacation. Whether you’re climbing the tops of fourteeners or surfing in hard-to-find  beach coves, many granola-types have embraced technology to help them get to their destination. Here’s some of our favorite apps to use on the road–or trail. What [...]