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Monster catfish which looks big enough to swallow a man whole caught in Italy

The giant fish, which weighed 20 stone, was caught by twin brothers Dino and Dario Ferrari in northern Italy<p>With its huge, gaping mouth, it looks big enough to swallow a person whole.<p>This giant catfish, which weighed 20 stone (127kg) was caught by twin brothers Dino and Dario Ferrari in the Po …

Open source Mini-Farm Grow Box allows gardeners to grow greens in the home

Texas-based consumer health advocate Mike Adams of non-profit organization Food Rising has developed a new soil-free, non-electric, home-based food …

Bottoms Up: Build These Stylish Adjustable-Height Bar Stools

If you’ve got a bar, workshop, or breakfast nook in need of seating and you’re up for a serious weekend challenge, break out your power tools, because I’ve found the perfect project for you! If you’re ready to reach beyond beginner-level woodworking, now just might be the right time to try your …

10 of the Most Impressive and Exhausting Hiking Routes

For many, synonymous with the word “crusade” is A few hours walking the Transition, Which is more like A Walk good. But These Stories – no more than …

How 40,000 Tons of Cosmic Dust Falling to Earth Affects You and Me

Our bodies are made of remnants of stars and massive explosions in the galaxies, authors say.<p>Astrophysics and medical pathology don't, at first sight, appear to have much in common. What do sunspots have to do with liver spots? How does the big bang connect with cystic fibrosis?<p>Astrophysicist Karel …

How to make a garden out of a woodland

Planting under mature trees is tricky, but not impossible. Follow our top tips<p>During his 25 years as head gardener at <b>The Garden House</b> in Devon, Keith Wiley evolved a gardening style based on modifying natural landscapes from around the world. Over the last 10 years Keith and his wife, Ros, have …

Waterfalls - Great Smoky Mountains National Park (U.S. National Park Service)

<b>Water Safety -</b> <b>important information you should know</b>.<p>Every year over 200,000 visitors hike well-worn trails to view Grotto, Laurel, Abrams, Rainbow, …

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Appalachian Trail

This article is about the trail. For the conservation group, see Appalachian Trail Conservancy. For the train station, see Appalachian Trail …

50 Photos That Prove America Is Totally Beautiful

"From the mountains, to the prairies, to the oceans white with foam..."<p>Recognize that song lyric? America's landscape is so vast and varied, sometimes it's mind blowing to think about how many different types of unique scenery exist from one state or region to the next.<p>Summer is the season for …

Fishing - Great Smoky Mountains National Park (U.S. National Park Service)

Great Smoky Mountains National Park has about 2,900 miles of streams within its boundaries, and protects one of the last wild trout habitats in the …

Fishing

Cataloochee - Great Smoky Mountains National Park

<b>Cataloochee Driving Trail</b> is located in Cataloochee Valley. Cataloochee Valley is nestled among some of the most rugged mountains in the southeastern …

National Parks

25 Things to Do in the Fall in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

<b>1. Fall Foliage Viewing</b><p>Enjoy Tennessee's beautiful Smoky Mountains in the Fall. Fall foliage viewing begins around the first of October and continues …

Guide to Hiking in The Great Smoky Mountains

Great Smoky Mountain Insider’s Hiking Guide<p>With over 9 million visitors each year The Great Smoky Mountains National Park (GSMNP) is the most visited …

Things to Do in Mountain Rest, South Carolina

Mountain Rest, South Carolina has a range of activities for outdoor enthusiasts that revolve around natural landscapes, water and scenic views. …

Master Plan to be Prepared for Mountains-to-Sea State Trail

Ideas to be gathered from partners, stakeholders and the public will be a major component of a master planning process underway to guide completion …

Falling for Greenville: a Blue Ridge Mountain surprise

A waterfall tumbles through the heart of Greenville, a small Southern city packed tight with cultural and culinary distractions.<p>Outdoor adventure is a big draw too, with state parks nestled in the folds of the nearby Blue Ridge Mountains. In downtown Greenville a ten-block stretch of Main Street …

Foothills Brewing - Bottled Seasonals and Sexual Chocolate Returns

(Winston-Salem,NC) – <b>Foothills Brewing</b> has just made an announcement which will put their draft seasonal into bottles. They also let us know when …

Blue Ridge Mountains

AT Section Hike: Max Patch to Hot Springs

Last Thursday morning a buddy that I have been talking to for the last several months about backpacking made his way to my house around 8 am. He was …

6 Trees Every Survivalist Should Know | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This guest post by Creek Stewart first appeared at willowhavenoutdoor.com</i>.<p>“Living in the open in this way, and making friends of the …

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My guyline & tension system for tents, tarps, and hammocks

By onAugust 22, 2016 in Shelters, Skills 121<p>The guyline and tensioning systems normally found on backpacking shelters (including tents, tarps, and …

4-in-1 Woodsman | By Zippo

The 4-in-1 Woodsman by Zippo is an essential piece of equipment for any outdoorsman. The versatile tool chops, saws, pounds and pulls , it converts …

The Ultralight Hummingbird Hammock (7oz)

Exped Thunder 70 Backpack Review

Exped Thunder 70 Adjustable Frame BackpackThe Exped Thunder 70 (MSRP $289) is a new lightweight backpack with an adjustable frame and panel loading …

Moss Propagation: Learn About Transplanting And Propagating Moss

If you’re frustrated at trying to grow grass in the shady moist parts of your yard, why not stop fighting nature and turn these areas into moss …