Madison Purdy

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What Gear Do You Need to Hike the Pacific Crest Trail?

We stopped seven trekkers passing through Oregon to find out what they couldn't live without on their 2,550-mile journeys<p><i>A:</i><p>My hometown is crawling with Pacific Crest Trail hikers. Ashland, Oregon, is a well-known summer rest and resupply spot for those making the trek. Hikers heading north (as most …

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World's Best Hikes: Epic Trails

A truly great trail winds into the essence of a place, so when assembling this list of the world’s great hikes we kept an eye on more than the footpath. We looked for walks that travel deeper into a location’s history and culture. Sure, there’s outdoor adventure on each of these 20 hikes, but the …

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Mont Blanc panorama is the world’s largest ever photograph

The world's 11th tallest mountain, Europe's Mont Blanc, is now the subject of the world's largest photograph.<p>An international team led by Italian photographer Filippo Blengini has published a gigantic panorama of Europe's loftiest peak, an image which weighs in at an enourmous 365 …

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Nat Geo Staff Picks: The Best of Montana

Montana’s beautiful national parks and charming small towns are more than enough reason to add the state to your next travel itinerary. Not sure where to start your tour of Big Sky Country? We’ve got you covered.<p><b>Here are a few of the National Geographic Travel team’s favorite spots in …

National Parks

Rent-a-Tent Canada - Top ten Day Hikes: Canadian Rockies

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Top 10 Most Visited National Parks

The number of people who visit America's national parks is staggering—over 331 million visits were documented in 2017. Wonder which parks are the most popular? Here are the top ten.

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The world's 50 greatest countries – according to you

The Secret to Dropping More than 30 Pounds Fast

It's no secret that muscle is more metabolically active than fat, so by having more lean muscle on your skeleton, you'll burn more calories even at rest. Fortunately, Darden says he discovered a super-efficient way to build muscle while losing weight: It's called "negative training," and Darden …

25 Playlists for Every Possible Workout Routine on the Planet

How did animals (even slugs) serve in World War I?

Veterans Day is a time to commemorate the brave men and women who are serving or have served in the armed forces. However, the service of animals …

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