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A dependable, year-round shelter from Eastern Mountain Sports.<p>If low weight is your prime tent priority, put this shelter at the top of your shopping …

Shopping

Ever Dream Of Quitting Your Job And Having Adventures? Here’s Some Wisdom From The Backpacking Trail | Inc.com

<i>Answer by Patrick Mathieson, VC at Toba Capital, on Quora</i><p>Two Aprils ago I quit my job at Dell, crammed some stuff into a backpack, and went to Southeast Asia (and a few other places) for about six weeks. Not exactly “traveling the world” as we only went to a few countries, but it was more of a …

South-east Asia

The world's 19 most staggeringly beautiful mountains

Mountaineering

Everything but the sink: Amazing kitchen-in-a-box 'Camp Champ' gives budding chefs all the tools they need to rustle up glamping meals in style

• <b>Portable box unfolds in to mini kitchen to take glamping to the next level</b>• <b><br>Set serves six and boasts a stove, counters, spice rack and knife block</b>• <b><br>The</b> …

Coffeemakers

Best Places to Glamp

Are you fond of the great outdoors … minus the mosquitoes, the dirt and the whole sleeping bag situation? If so, you might be more of a "glamper" …

Insider Tips for Visiting U.S. National Parks

<i>Kyla Duhamel / Flickr</i><p>There are few places in the world that offer the breathtaking landscapes, endless activities and awe-inspiring architecture of the U.S. national parks. From whitewater rafting through the Grand Canyon to exploring the elegant monuments on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., …

A beginner's glossary to hiking and camping

Don't know your karst from your krummholz? Brush up on your hiking and camping terms with our glossary.<p>That pile of rocks and gravel on a …

Hiking

With NASA's New Horizons, it's finally Pluto's time to shine

We're all on the cusp of something big.<p>For the first time in history, a spacecraft will be able to see the possible cliffs and crags of Pluto up …

15 F*cking Brilliant Hiking Hacks You Need To Try ASAP

Upgrade your outdoors skills.

Camping

Calvin Harris Is So Excited About Eating Taylor Swift's Barbecue

Calvin is very impressed with Taylor's culinary skills.<p>It looks like things are moving pretty fast for Calvin Harris and Taylor Swift, especially considering they are in the "let me barbecue for you at my beach house" phase of their relationship.<p>Calvin was gushing about his girlfriend Taylor and …

12 incredible US destinations that haven't been discovered by tourists

A recent Quora thread discussed unique places in the United States that aren't frequently visited by tourists.<p>From the picturesque False Kiva in Utah's Canyonlands National Park, whose exact destination remains a secret, to the crystal-blue Havasupai Falls in Grand Canyon National Park, here are 12 …

Women's Spring Hiking Essentials

With shorts-and-tank-top weather on its way, it’s easy to get antsy to hit the trail. Stock up with these six essentials for spring hiking—they’ll keep you protected without adding weight or clamminess to your day on the trail.<p>Arc'teryx Cheema Pants<p>Testers were obsessed with the cotton canvas …

Backpacking

Canada: From Stunning Waterfalls to Charming Surf Towns

Niagara Falls (photo: David Lee)Canada – from coast to coast – is a landmass that’s bursting with exotic places and incredible opportunities for …

Canada

The Best National Parks

The US has 59 national parks, but you’d never know it given that a chosen few reside in the eternal spotlight. Break out of your comfortable Grand …

Ultralight hiking is a double-edged sword

The sun rises over Te Araroa, New Zealand.<p>Somewhere in the fecund, humid tangle of the Herekino Forest, the first of many root-crossed tramping …

Sunburst Granny Square Blanket - Free Crochet Pattern – Page 2 of 2

Solid Granny Square Crochet Pattern<p>Remember the Flat Slip Stitch Granny Join tutorial I did a while ago? This is the crochet pattern of the Solid …

Make a Teacup Fairy Garden

Fairy gardens are hot right now! As easy to make as they are charming, Heather shows how to make your own teacup fairy garden over at <b>Live Craft Love</b>. …

Plants

Strawberry Summer Sip Cocktail

What to do with all the strawberries? <br>Well apart from consuming my body weight in them, they are going into smoothies and of course cocktails like …

Ice Cream

Here's what I learned from drinking carbonated vodka

I didn’t know what to expect in asking for a vodka infused with bubbles. Vodka, as any drinker knows, goes down like fire and is followed by a bitter …

Chill Out With These 19 Frozen Drink Recipes

It’s getting hot in here. Time to put that Vitamix to good use and start making some blended drinks to help you cool off. If you’re looking for something to serve with Taco Tuesday or 4th of July, or simply just something to enjoy while you’re lounging in the pool, we’ve got you covered with these …

38 Best New Dishes and Drinks You Must Try in Hawai‘i

The best new dishes and drinks around the state.<p>By Martha Cheng, Mari Taketa, Kim Rogers, Shannon Wianecki and Robbie Dingeman<p>Published: 2015.06.19 …

Daily Meditation: Spirit Guides

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life.<p>Today's meditation features a song by American folk group Hem. "Seven Angels" explores the notion that …

Sustainable Shipping Container House with a Rooftop Garden

Green Roofs

Could Farms that Grow Organic Feed the World?

news Tuesday, June 23, 2015<p>Does organic food have to be trendy, upscale and precious? Does it always have to be about taking your BMW down to Whole …

How men and women differ on sex and relationships

Despite gender fluidity’s fifteen minutes of progressive fame, men and women still hold differing opinions on what is “morally acceptable” in the …