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Backpackers Say the Darndest Things
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Backpackers Say the Darndest Things

by Anna Fletcher As the lead federal agency in natural resource conservation, the U.S. Forest Service manages the 155 national forests and 20 national grasslands, providing us with the best spots to hike, camp, hammock and relax. They also deal with an eclectic bunch of backpackers, campers and visitors on a [...]

Team Torti Has Conquered the Mother Lode of Adventure Racing!
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Team Torti Has Conquered the Mother Lode of Adventure Racing!

Back in May, we were introduced to the sport of adventure racing. Fletcher Hamel, captain of AR team Torti/Aquabound, defined it as “a team multisport event in which teams travel together by foot, bike and boat over an unmarked course using only a map and compass to navigate between required [...]

Backpacking Checklists
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Backpacking Checklists

By Samarth Vasisht A checklist is a great way to ensure that you have everything that you need for your trip. I tend to be pretty organized, but it’s always nice to have something to check up on before you leave. Here are some checklists that you can use for [...]

The 7 Naturally Creepy Wonders of the World
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The 7 Naturally Creepy Wonders of the World

by Anna Fletcher The earth holds endless beauty, wonder and adventure. In virtually every country of the world, there are amazing spots to explore. But among the beauty and the breathtaking views are places that will terrify you right out of your socks. From suicide-evoking woods to a disappearing waterfall [...]

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The Mongols Have Made it to Mongolia!

  ***NOTE FROM ENO:  Four friends and travelers, Nate Parish, Denali Gillaspie, Hannah Karlsson, and Nina Watkins, formed a team called Potentially Platonic Pals and embarked on the Mongol Rally (they started July 13th) - a car rally that began in Goodwood Circuit, UK and finished in Ulan Bator, Mongolia. Known as the “greatest adventure [...]