Adam Hover

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The Pros and Cons of Hiking with Trekking Poles

The Question<p>Have you ever used trekking poles while hiking? If you have, did you notice any difference in your experience on the trail? If you …

Backpacking

7 Types of Shirt Every Man Should Own | Mens Style Essentials

Types of Shirt – An Introduction<p>A common mistake in innumerable mens wardrobes is a lack of pre-planning. I was guilty of this crime, until I figured …

Men's Fashion

14 Outdoor Hacks For Rainy Weather

Rainy weather doesn’t have to ruin your outdoor adventure. With the right preparation and knowledge, you can keep the good times rolling when the …

Backpacking

15 BEST DAY HIKES IN THE US TO PUT ON YOUR BUCKET LIST

As much as we like crossing off epic hikes in faraway lands on our list, we know there is plenty to discover in our greater backyard, the US. Here’s …

Hiking

10 Awesome Treks an Average Person Can Do

Hiking. Trekking. Tramping. It’s called many things depending on where you hail from. While some may think it’s necessary to live near the mountains …

Hiking

Here’s Exactly What to Do if a Tick Bites You

There are lots of experiences you might hope to have while exploring the great outdoors. Taking in scenic views after summiting a hike, enjoying …

Disease

These Are the Best Stargazing Spots in North America

This summer is slated to be a stellar one for stargazing. Saturn’s rings will be at nearly full tilt, providing quite a show if you have even a small telescope. In July, Mars will be about as close as it ever gets to Earth, meaning it’ll shine even brighter. Add to that the usual smattering of …

National Parks

Here's All You Need To Know To Make Great Pizza At Home

It's all about the dough.

Baking

30 Breathtaking North American Natural Wonders You Have to See Before You Die

When it comes to traveling, Americans often feel like they haven't seen enough, despite the number of foreign countries they may be lucky enough to have already visited. You might be determined to visit the famed Seven Wonders of the World, but did you know there are actually dozens and dozens of …

National Parks

My 300-Mile Tested Gear List

Ole Man from the AT Lodge told us that we’ll learn everything we need to know for our thru-hike while in the 100-Mile Wilderness. I’m 300 miles into …

Backpacking

Hitch Mount Hammocking, No Trees Needed

The McLean Metalworks Hammock Mount lets you hang from the hitch or tire of your adventuremobile.<b>Have you ever had issues finding a place to hang</b> …

Adventure Travel

Build your home in four weeks: The DIY energy-efficient houses that cost for just $140k

Build your own house in four weeks: The DIY homes that ANYONE can put together – and they cost just $140,000<p><b>Anyone can put together an</b> …

Wales

A Week’s Worth of Zucchini Recipes

Five dishes that celebrate summer’s bounty<p>Go searching for zucchini in Southern cookbooks well into the twentieth century and you’ll probably come up empty-handed. You might see “Italian green squash” here or there, but you won’t find much that anyone did with it. Books written before the 1950s …

Recipes

The Best Backpacking Food of 2018

Don't just fuel up: indulge with these excellent backcountry-ready meals, snacks, and drinks.Mountain Standard Carrot Cake PancakesCalling these mere …

Healthy Eating

7 Ways to Mosquito-proof Your Summer Camping Trip

When it comes to summer travel, camping is the ultimate escape for city dwellers seeking reprieve from traffic and crowded tourist spots. Plus, there …

Camping

These Cauliflower, Bacon, And Cheese Fritters Are the Low-Carb Snack Your Next Party Needs

Need to make a quick, healthy, and delicious snack for your next girls night in? Then we've got just the thing for you — and don't worry, it's much …

Recipes

The most beautiful vacation spot in every state

There are so many amazing places to visit and sites to see across the country, it can be hard to narrow down the best ones to check out.<p>But since you can't go wrong with beautiful places, we've rounded up some of the most gorgeous spots in the US.<p>From an incredible desert oasis hidden in the Grand …

National Parks

My Secret Recipe of the Best Ever Home-made Ice-Cream!

My Secret Recipe for the Best Ever Homemade Ice-Cream!<p>You scream, I scream, We all scream for ice-cream<p>July 12, 2018<p>The one thing that stays the …

Dessert

In about 20 years, half the population will live in eight states

In response to Post opinion writer Paul Waldman’s essay about the current power of the minority in American politics, the American Enterprise Institute’s Norman Ornstein offered a stunning bit of data on Twitter.<p>In broad strokes, Ornstein is correct.<p>The Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service of …

Demographics

The Top 6 Secret Mountain Bike Destinations in the US

I was riding some fairly famous singletrack out West when I came across a couple of locals on a long climb. At the top, we sat on some weathered logs in the shade and chatted for a few minutes. When I mentioned I was visiting from Indiana, I could see their slight, crooked smirks, followed by a …

Hiking

Iceberg 4 miles wide breaks off from Greenland glacier

LONDON (AP) — An iceberg four miles (six kilometers) wide has broken off from a glacier in eastern Greenland and scientists have captured the dramatic event on video.<p>New York University professor David Holland, an expert in atmospheric and ocean science, told The Associated Press that "this is the …

Antarctica

Nine epic hiking trails to tackle before you die

What turns a humble hike into something bucket list-worthy? Location, location, location. Some of the best hiking trails in the world are destinations in and of themselves.<p>From sandy desert basins to moss-draped mountain peaks, these hiking trails are extreme in unique ways that deliver …

South America

The 10 Best Island Getaways in National Parks

Travel<p>When you need to cross the water to get away from it all, head off to these beautiful retreats across America.<p>Solitude, romance, adventure, excitement—all these words and more come to mind when travelers think of island getaways. The National Park System encompasses hundreds of islands, some …

National Parks

Trash piles up in US as China closes door to recycling

For months, a major recycling facility for the greater Baltimore-Washington area has been facing a big problem: it has to pay to get rid of huge …

Pollution

Creamy Cold Coconut and Nutella Cake

This popular Italian cake is a creamy light coconut and Nutella-flavored cake, which is served semi-cold. You can prepare it without putting too much …

Dessert

A Frightening New Reason to Worry About Air Pollution

A massive study solidifies the link between particulates from cars and diabetes.<p>It’s fairly well known that a bad diet, a lack of exercise, and genetics can all contribute to type 2 diabetes. But a new global study points to an additional, surprising culprit: the air pollution emitted by cars and …

Pollution

The man who paves India's roads with old plastic

At 73, Dr Rajagopalan Vasudevan is roughly as old as the mass production of plastic. But that is not the reason why the chemistry professor has a soft spot for the much-maligned material.<p>“Plastic isn’t the problem,” the venerable scientist says in his office in the southern Indian city of Madurai. …

Pollution

List of Foods or Fruits That Contain Protein

Many different foods contain protein. Meat, fish, eggs and dairy are animal-based protein sources. Plant-derived proteins include soy products, …

Nutrition

Shocking then and now photos reveal what 100 years of climate change has done to Arctic glaciers.

bring back some memories<p>8 July 2018<p>36 notes<p>Arctic<br>• nature<br>• history<br>• then and now<br>• photography<br>• landscape<br>• nostalgia<br>• vintage<br>• 1900s<p>Shocking then and now photos …

Global Warming

Global Warming Is Worse Than We Thought And Could End Up Double What We Predicted [Study]

A green Sahara Desert, collapsing polar caps, a 20-foot sea-level rise — this is what the future may have in store, reveals a new study.<p>The potential …

Climate Change