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The Ultimate Guide to Michigan’s Trails

Sponsor Content<p>Whether you prefer to explore waterways, hike through the woods, or mountain bike fast and flowy singletrack,​ Michigan has you covered.

How-To's

10 Best Islands for Retirement

1 of 10<p>Kauai, Hawaii<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts<p>3 of 10<p>Catalina Island, California<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Key West, …

Key West

Nate Blomquist: Founder, Common Apparel – Snowboarding’s 30 Under 30

<i>Minnesota native Nate Blomquist didn’t pursue a position in the snowboarding industry, it just ended up happening for him. His long-time passion for</i> …

13 CREEPIEST PLACES TO HIKE OR CAMP IN COLORADO

If you’ve already seen the colored aspens, but aren’t ready to say “goodbye” to fall-themed excursions outdoors, we have some options for you. Like …

Fort Collins

Here Are the 30 Most Effective Exercises For Sculpted, Sexy, Strong Arms

From bodyweight to dumbbell exercises, here is the ultimate guide to the best arm-sculpting moves. Bookmark this to take to the gym or to use at home. Just mix and match five to 10 exercises to create your own arm-day workout!<p>Hold a dumbbell in each hand just above the shoulders, palms facing …

Workouts

16 Hiking Spots In The U.S. Are Completely Out Of This World

There’s nothing like shaking the cobwebs off your hiking boots and getting out into nature. When the siren call of the wilderness sounds, use our …

Hiking

Backpacking essentials: 9 ace gadgets and accessories to stuff in your 'pack

By Mark Mayne<p>Backpacking and hiking are two of the most popular ways to get out enjoy the great outdoors. They're accessible and enormously …

Camping

The 10 Most Common Plumbing Mistakes DIYers Make

You can fix most household plumbing repairs and even update plumbing fixtures with just a few special tools and a little elbow grease. The work isn’t …

Home Improvement

Muscle Up at Home: Gear Basics for Your CrossFit Garage Gym

If you’ve got some space to spare, it’s entirely possible to set up a CrossFit home gym in your garage, shed, basement — or anywhere you don’t care …

Workouts

Best New Rod and Reel Combos 2018

Anglers approach their game in a variety of ways. While some take great care to put together a rod and reel that can cost a mortgage payment, most …

Fishing

The Perfect Travel Kit of 2018

<b>Patagonia Nine Trails Shirt</b> <b>($45)</b><p>The travel tee perfected. Sewn from polyester jersey treated with Polygiene, it can go several days without stink setting in. The fabric looks like cotton, pairs well with jeans, and wicks like a performance top.<p><b>Timbuk2 Nomad Clamshell Travel Kit ($49)</b><p>This minimalist …

Camping

The 10 Best Ways to Boost Your Home Wifi

Wifi is one of the most important developments in the evolution of the internet—no one wants to be chained to a desktop—but it’s also one of the most …

Wi-Fi

Step by Step

<b>Adidas Outdoor Terrex Tivid 1/2 Zip Fleece ($59)</b><p>A lightweight pullover helps counter unpredictable weather. We like fleece for its low cost, breath­ability, and performance when wet.<p><b>Ultimate Direction Fastpack 15 ($120)</b><p>Vest-inspired packs fit better, bounce less, and provide easier access to your …

Backpacking

Analysis of Top 5 Sniper Rifles? Which One is Best?

The sniper, a soldier trained in precision, long-range fire, is one of the most feared opponents on the battlefield.

Wild U.S. Hiking Trails That Cannot Be Missed

Travel<p>These epic routes celebrate taking it slow in heart-racing places.<p>When you’re immersed in nature, there’s no such thing as a boring hike. But if you’re looking to discover some unfamiliar terrain, head to one of these five spectacular trails. Each one represents a different version of the …

Hiking

How to Recondition 18 Volt Drill Batteries

Reconditioning a drill battery containing NiCad cells is easy.<p>Step 1<p>Make sure your battery appears fully charged before starting the procedure of …

Power Tools

8 Beautiful National Parks In California To Visit

There’s no beating around the bush with California, it’s a stunning state to visit (and pretty diverse, too). From the southerly fringes near San …

National Parks

How to Convert YouTube Videos to MP3 Files

Want to pull your favorite YouTube videos right off the platform and onto your computer? Here's how to convert certain music videos on YouTube to …

YouTube Music

How to Clean and Maintain Your Leather Hiking Boots

After graduating from high school, instead of forging ahead along the traditional path of higher education, I decided to enroll in the National …

Hiking

Hard Cuts: 20 Best Fixed Blade Knives

Smith & Wesson SWHRT9B Fixed Blade<p>Simple and sleek in its construction, this might be the ultimate budget fixed-blade ever built. It features a …

Knives

3 Hikes Not to Miss on Oahu

Oahu is home to some amazing hikes that showcase views of the best parts of Hawaii. Most hikes in Hawaii are considered more strenuous than those in …

Hiking

Houston Texans Cheerleaders Bikini Barbecue ... Part 2!!

Who's hungry?!!<p>It's that time of year again -- the Houston Texans cheer team just threw their annual bikini BBQ (awesome) ... and <b>TMZ Sports</b> has all …

cheer

THE BEST 10 PLACES IN CANADA TO GET OFF THE GRID FOR A WHILE

As the world’s second biggest country, Canada’s sprawling terrain is deeply diverse and there’s definitely much more to the north than just Toronto, …

Hot Springs

The 10 Most Dangerous Hikes in the U.S.

To many a visit to the great outdoors means a leisurely stroll through the well-worn trails of a nearby state park, perhaps entailing the odd clamber …

Hiking

The Best Places to Visit in California for Major West Coast Wanderlust

Start ticking these Golden State stars off your list.<p>California has a mind-numbing amount of places to visit and incredible attractions to see. From …

California

The 9 Best Jackson Hole Hotels of 2018

<i>We are committed to researching and recommending the best hotels. We may receive commissions from purchases made after visiting links within our</i> …

Jackson Hole

Exploring Oregon’s Mt. Hood Territory

On the wild and rushing Clackamas River that winds through Oregon’s Mt. Hood Territory, our screams are drowned out by the roar of the rapids. Our …

Hiking

Doom Eternal: First Brutal Gameplay Trailer And New Details Revealed At QuakeCon 2018

Bethesda has shown off the first gameplay video for Doom Eternal, the sequel to the 2016 reboot. The follow-up was originally announced during Bethesda's E3 2018 press conference with a cinematic trailer--albeit an exciting one. This trailer was shown once again during the QuakeCon keynote, before …

QuakeCon

The Best Shooting Drills for Better Bowhunting Accuracy

Shooting arrows at a backyard target or at a local range is always better than no practice at all. But it resembles the shots you’ll get from a stand …

14 Framing Mistakes to Avoid at All Costs

Build your walls straight, sturdy and plumb with these great tips.<p>Minor framing mistakes can lead to wavy walls and squeaky floors. More serious …

Home Improvement