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How to Treat a Jellyfish Sting
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How to Treat a Jellyfish Sting

by Justin Fricke, aka JustinTheWeekendWarrior When most people go to the beach, they’re concerned about running into a shark. No one really pays attention to the little jellyfish lurking in the water. If you’ve ever been stung by one of these fellas you know it’s not pleasant. And if you [...]

Rivers vs. Lakes
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Rivers vs. Lakes

by Justin Fricke, aka the JustinTheWeekendWarrior The start of summer means it’s time to splash down and cool off. Where’s the best place to take a nice dip to cool off and relax? We’ve already read why a lake is a better swimming choice than a pool. But what about a [...]

Summer Reads for the Adventurer
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Summer Reads for the Adventurer

by Anna Fletcher Wherever you go this summer, it’s always a good idea to pack along a book. Amongst the roadtrips, vacations, backpacking trips, and sight-seeing, there will always be some downtime that is best utilized by reading a good book. When the weather is warm and sunny, my mind [...]

Flatland Training Part 1
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Flatland Training Part 1

***NOTE FROM ENO:  This is part 1 of a 5-part series about how to stay active in the outdoors through flatland training – essentially, training for the mountains without actually being in the mountains.*** By Justin Fricke, aka the JustinTheWeekendWarrior Training is an essential aspect of any sport. You can’t simply [...]

Top 5 Reasons You Should Slackline
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Top 5 Reasons You Should Slackline

  By Justin Fricke, aka the JustinTheWeekendWarrior Ever since the 2012 Super Bowl Halftime Show, the slackline community has started to gain more recognition. While walking on some sort of wire, rope, etc. has been going on for centuries, slacklining wasn’t actually brought into the limelight until 1979 when two climbers, Adam [...]