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  • Featured Outdoor Blogger of the Month: Christy of Ordinary Traveler

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    Featured Outdoor Blogger of the Month: Christy of Ordinary Traveler

    Meet Christy Woodrow, the professional outdoor blogger behind the award-winning blog Ordinary Traveler. She started blogging in 2009 with her partner, Scott Calafiore, to document their travels as well as share their love for photography. Over the past years, Ordinary Traveler has become a go-to website for people who are not just seeking for travel inspiration but also helpful bits of advice and tips on how...

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  • Featured Outdoor Blogger of the Month: Esther and Jacob of Local Adventurer

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    Featured Outdoor Blogger of the Month: Esther and Jacob of Local Adventurer

    Esther and Jacob run the travel lifestyle blog Local Adventurer. It has become a way for them to explore more places and find adventure in their everyday lives. The blog actually started out as a wedding site where they shared their honeymoon and travel adventures.

    Esther was born in Korea and grew up as a pastor’s kid in Midwest since she was...

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  • New Year’s Resolutions for the Outdoor Enthusiast

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    New Year’s Resolutions for the Outdoor Enthusiast

    Late December is a time to reflect on the past and make plans for the future. It’s also that time of year when we make a bunch of promises that we rarely keep. That’s because most New Year's resolutions are really just a laundry list of things we’d like to change about ourselves but can’t be bothered working on. Lose weight, get more exercise, find a better...

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  • Look What I Can Do! The Most Intense (and Difficult to Master) Outdoor Activities on the Planet

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    Look What I Can Do! The Most Intense (and Difficult to Master) Outdoor Activities on the Planet

    So, you can cut a pretty mean J-stroke with your paddle and stay upright in a pipeline. Beyond shooting rapids and testing the surf, however, there’s a whole world of extreme sports that are absolutely mind-blowing. Here are some familiar favorites, and a few you may never have heard of, that take nerves of steel and focused...

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  • Featured Outdoor Blogger of the Month: Michael Lanza of The Big Outside

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    Featured Outdoor Blogger of the Month: Michael Lanza of The Big Outside

    Michael Lanza is the author behind the family outdoor blog The Big Outside. He is a veteran freelance outdoors writer and photographer. He used to work for Backpacker Magazine as a contributing editor and a gear reviewer for many years. During those times, he explored numerous national parks and wilderness areas across the United States and all over the globe including the Swiss Alps, Scottish...

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  • Thrilling Ways to Burn Off Those Holiday Calories

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    Thrilling Ways to Burn Off Those Holiday Calories

    Every year, you tell yourself you won’t overdo it, but inevitably you waddle away from the holidays with a little extra weight and a touch of regret. There are far more interesting ways to burn those calories than boring yourself thin on the treadmill, so grab your sense of adventure and try some of these out instead.

    1. Rock Climbing

    Even if you’ve never tried before,...

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  • Best Locations in the World for Winter Camping

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    Best Locations in the World for Winter Camping

    Camping in summer can be a whole lot of fun and conjures up memories of family vacations, crackling campfires, and licking melted marshmallows off a pointy stick. The bugs can be a nuisance, but surviving the night usually involves nothing more than making sure the tent is well pegged and your fly doesn’t leak. Camping in winter, however, is a different game altogether.

    Setting up in...

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  • Featured Outdoor Blogger of the Month: Dave and Deb of The Planet D

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    Featured Outdoor Blogger of the Month: Dave and Deb of The Planet D

    Dave and Deb are the smiling faces behind The Planet D. The couple have been together for 20 years and weren’t able to find their true passion until the year 2008… which turned out to be traveling. They used to live in Toronto but decided to relocate to Vancouver to chase their dreams of being famous musicians....

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  • Top 10 US Destinations for Your RV Adventure

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    Top 10 US Destinations for Your RV Adventure

    No matter where your next journey takes you, the success of your road trip is going to depend on three important factors.

    First of all, planning an adventure is very much driven by the season. You’re probably going to want to save the southern destinations for winter and only head north between May and October. Do your research for the spring and autumn months to ensure...

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  • 7 Winter Camping Hacks

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    7 Winter Camping Hacks

    Camping in winter gives you a whole new perspective on the great outdoors and awakens all those survival instincts that you thought had died off with your great-grandparents. It forces you to focus on the little things while being overawed by how amazing the world feels under a blanket of snow. As long as you’re adequately prepared, winter camping is one of those things you just have to try. Here...

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