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10 Backpacking Gear Myths

It’s amazing how some backpacking gear myths persist, even when there’s ample evidence to the contrary. Here are my favorites.<p>1. Two people can fit …

Backpacking

Fast Bags: The 8 Best Daypacks for Outdoor Adventures | HiConsumption

The daypack is quintessential to the life of every thrill seeker, hiker, climber, mountain bike rider, and anyone else who gets their excitement out …

Camping

Top 10 Best Camping Tents

As the weather starts to warm up it’s time to start planning the first camping trip of the year and the most important consideration is your tent. It …

Camping

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11 Essentials for Five-Star Car Camping

We have a special place in our hearts for car camping. Super rugged it is not—and with the latest gear, it's downright luxurious. Whether you have kids in tow or just want to impress everyone around the fire pit, there's no shame in arriving prepared.<p>Alite Designs Meadow mat ($39)<p>(Alite …

Camping

Study suggests meditation is effective therapy for pain, anxiety

Rebecca Erwin, assistant professor of neurology at the medical center said, "We're coming to recognize that meditation changes people's brains. And …

What Are the Best Inexpensive Lightweight Hiking Boots?

<i>A:</i><p><i>Summer Buyer's Guide</i> tester Billy Brown currently has an office, a closet, and a garage overflowing with next year's light hikers. The founder of Trek Tech blog and his testers have run about 120 boots through the ringer over the past year. In other words, he knows this category about as well as …

Shoes

Healing & Spirituality | 13 Buddhist Antidotes to Anger

Home > Healing & Spirituality<p>13 Buddhist Antidotes to Anger<p>Source: http://www.peaceful-traveler.com/Buddhism/life/, April 2, 2015<p>Here is a summary of …

Meditation

How to get your best ever body

Five diet and fitness experts on body-weight training, eating organically and 23 other tips to help you reach and maintain a healthy body<p><i>One thing that gets me going on days when I don’t feel like working out or eating clean is following people who inspire me on social media</i>"<p><b>Hollie Grant is a</b> …

Fitness

11 reasons why Olympic National Park is the most underrated place in the US

OLYMPIC NATIONAL PARK’S 1,440 square mile landscape is one of the most diverse cultural and geographic regions in North America, a designated United …

Hiking

20+ Geeky Kitchen Items To Satisfy Every Nerd’s Needs

Whether you are a kitchen wizard or only an occasional guest, these cute and geeky kitchen gadgets will surely make your time in the kitchen more …

Nubè Hammock Shelter

No matter where you are camping, the Nubè Hammock Shelter can work as a handy haven practically anywhere and everywhere. It comes with a patent …

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5 Cool and Handy Apps For Outdoor Enthusiasts

Spending time outdoors is highly delightful and does you a lot of good. A mere 10 min walk can drastically reduce your stress level and give your …

The Best Thru-Hikes for 2015 (That Aren't the PCT)

If you’re thinking about tackling the Appalachian or Pacific Crest Trails this year, you might want to revise your plans. The Appalachian Trail Conservancy, which monitors the AT, is expecting record numbers of thru-hikers this year, thanks to the popularity of movies featuring thru-hikes, like <i>Wild</i> …

Hiking

Rent A Rugged Teardrop Trailer For Your Next Camping Trip

Who doesn’t want to hit the backcountry in a teardrop trailer? Problem is, most of us don’t have an extra $20,000 laying around to scoop one up. The …

Off-roading

Gear Closet: Chaco Trailscope Waterproof Hiking Shoes

Chaco is well known for making their iconic sandals, which are a favorite amongst outdoor enthusiasts. But not everyone knows that they also make a …

The Hunt for the Best Headlamps

<b>Update - May 2017</b><br>For 2017, our Best Buy winner, the <b>Petzl Tikkina</b>, receives an update to include information about its recent upgrades. As …

Batteries

10 Camping Essentials Under $10 Each

Camping is a fun pastime for the entire family and a great way to spend time outside. Of course, buying gear can quickly get expensive. To help you …

Camping

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10 Confucius Quotes That Will Change Your Life

Networking seems like the last priority while trying to balance a full time job, a social life, grocery shopping, and everything in between.<p>Luckily, …

Self-help

Want a happy marriage? Save sex for 'I do,' new study finds

Denver, Colo., Mar 19, 2015 / 04:06 am (CNA/EWTN News).- We've all heard the popular American rhyme about relationships: First comes love, then comes …

AWOLNATION: Run

Electro-rock crew overdoses on big ambitions on Album Two<p>L.A.'s Awolnation broke out with their 2011 hit "Sail," a dark and stormy electro-rock power …

Entertainment

Learn Tapping in 5 Minutes With a Simple Pentatonic Exercise | Guitar Lesson

zachpino<p>Ultimate Guitar<p>zachpino<p>Posted Mar 12, 2015 11:37 AM<p>10<p>Hey, UG Readers!<p>It's been a long time since I've written for you guys, but I'm happy to …

Hear Mark Knopfler's Moody, Mournful New Album 'Tracker'

The legendary guitarist opens up about Dire Straits' tipping point and his eighth solo LP<p>For Mark Knopfler, this year's 30th anniversary of Dire …

Guitar

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Songs of the Week: Southern Rock for the (Finally Thawing) Spring

This week, I was able to roll down my car window for the first time in five months. Maybe you live in a part of the country where the weather has …

Pocket Bible lost during World War Two lands home after 70 years

Bible finally completes journey back to rightful owner after being lost during World War Two<p>It was a special delivery more than 70 years in the making — from the battlefields of North Africa and a series of Prisoner of War camps to a village social club in Hampshire.<p>When Margaret Boanas handed over …

John Muir Trail: The History and Significance

The John Muir Trail is a long distance backpacking trail located in the Sierra Nevada mountains in central California. The trail offers an amazing …

Siyeh Pass Loop

Hiking Glacier and Waterton Lakes National Parks provides details for more than 60 hikes, including trail descriptions, best hiking seasons, …