Francine Longie

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The 10 coolest summer road trips for families in the US

1. Pacific Northwest to Montana<p>This big loop is all about national parks, national forests, and some of the most unique terrain and wildlife anywhere …

When Cooking for a Camping Trip, Go Big or Go Home

Now is the season for camping cuisine, the more ambitious the better. Start with this recipe for campfire wings with Alabama-style white barbecue sauce—which comes to the campsite fully prepped and ready to cook<p>WHEN YOUR FRIENDS are the sort who hear “camping trip” and think “cooking trip,” lunch …

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Best of Montana in Summer: Outdoor Recreation

Check out the must-do local activities for outdoor enthusiasts visiting Montana this season.<p><b>Go Paddling in the Upper Missouri River Breaks National Monument, Fort Benton</b><p>For 149 miles, the Upper Missouri National Wild and Scenic River slices through the central Montana prairie. Paddling along the …

The Ultimate Bucket List Adventure: A Submarine Expedition With The Explorers Club

With enough money and time, we can see virtually every corner of the world. We can join the wait list for galactic voyages out beyond the stratosphere.<p>So what’s the remaining uncharted frontier, the last place very few people can say they’ve explored? The aquatic depths far below; the inner space …

Top 10 Best Backpacking Tents of 2018

Your tent can make or break a backpacking trip. But with all the options out there now, which ones are the best backpacking tents for your needs? Do …

2015 Tours of a Lifetime

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

Norway's most idyllic beauty spots through the lens of a kayaker's GoPro camera - Telegraph

Discover Hiking Trails, Tips, and Graphics That Are Perfect For Beginners

Hiking in the Adirondacks for the first time? Learn from our mistakes when you read these 10 things we wish we knew when we started hiking!<p>Learn map …

Ice fishing in the Arctic Circle

Ice Fishing in Finland<p><i>Today’s travel article on ice fishing in Finland comes from writer Mike Took. Take it away Mike…</i><p><b>Give a man an auger and he’ll</b> …

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10 Easy Ways to Make Your Outdoors More Enjoyable

With the longer nights and the warmer weather, it's time to get your outdoor areas ready for entertaining and relaxing. Upgrading your backyard isn't as tough as it sounds, with these fun and easy DIY's to inspire your decorating spirit.<p><b>1. Bring on the birds</b><p>Project via Jessi @Practically …

18 Things the Creative Director of Patagonia Can’t Travel Without

For Miles Johnson, creative director of adventure gear company Patagonia, preparing for an extended trip outdoors boils down to two rules: pack (1) …

6 Adventurous Hikes to Add to Your Bucket List

These hikes in Utah, Africa, France, Chile, Bhutan and China aren't just a walk in the park.<p>Hiking is often thought of as a mere walk in the woods, …

Passionate Living: Photography and the Great Outdoors - Photographs by and interview with Ian Shive | LensCulture

<i>As part of the LensCulture</i> <i>Earth Awards</i> <i>2015, we will be interviewing various members of our international jury to learn more about their backgrounds and their perspectives on the broad theme of “Earth.”</i><p><i>Today’s interview subject is Ian Shive, the CEO and founder of Tandem Stills + Motion, the cutting</i> …

The call of the wild: Stunning photos from around the world capture travellers face to face with the wonders of nature

A single bikini-clad woman silhouetted against a spectacular sunset, a tiny figure facing a swirl of stars, a hot spring whose improbably lurid hues …

17 Reasons Why Camping Is The Best

<b>#camplyfe.</b>

Hiking and Photographing The Wave

<i>My dad, Buddy, AKA “Grandpa Points” has a love for travel as fierce as mine, yet our travel patterns are distinctly different. He and my mom are now</i> …

The Importance of Outdoor Adventure: Encouraging At-Risk Youth to Experience the Outdoors

The power of the outdoors is indescribable. The life skills, larger perspective and appreciation of our natural surroundings cannot be replicated …

Outdoors