Useless Things You Should NOT Bring Camping!

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When you go camping, there’s no plausible reason why you need to bring everything but the kitchen sink. Certain items that you may think are useful are actually not. And to boot, they may very well get you in serious trouble in the wild! So, we’ll show you some nonessential things you should not bring camping. In other words, leave ’em at home!

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National Park Rules – Things You Should Never Do!

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What’s happening to our National Parks is unbelievable! And it’s caused by careless park visitors! It’s all because visitors are not following the simple National Park rules. And it deeply affects the wildlife, environment, staff and other visitors who are visiting our parks. In fact, violating these do’s and don’ts is actually what’s causing National Park Rangers to close trails, campgrounds and points of access!

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What is a Dry Bag? Why Every Outdoor Lover Should Have One

Do you enjoy outdoor water activities like kayaking and boating? Well, chances are you already know what a dry bag is. However, if you’re new to outdoor water sports and activities such as paddling, rafting, snorkeling or other exciting water adventures, then you surely will want to know how valuable a dry bag is! But, they’re not just for using on the water and here’s why!

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How a Pet Stroller Can Save Their Life (Yours too!)

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Pet strollers have become a commodity amongst dog and cat owners. And it’s no wonder! They’re super fun for the dog or cat as well as their pet parents pushing them. But, it may come as a surprise that a pet stroller isn’t just for lazy cats and or who are disabled. There’s a whole bunch of reasons why these rolling pet buggies are actually a good thing

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Things to Do in Medora – Near Theodore Roosevelt National Park

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If you’re planning to visit Theodore Roosevelt National Park, you’ll definitely want to stay in beautiful Medora! There are so many things to do in Medora that you’ll need more than just a few days to experience why it’s North Dakota’s #1 tourist destination! Lots of outdoor attractions, shows and family fun are all awaiting your arrival!

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Things to Do at Put-in-Bay – Tours & Attractions on South Bass Island

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Put-in-Bay, located on South Bass Island, is a popular tourist destination on Ohio’s lakeshore of Lake Erie. The small island village has tons of unique things to do whether you’re a local or a nomadic tourist! You and your family can learn about the Battle of Lake Erie or just enjoy the unsalted version of island life! Put-in-Bay is a low key Great Lakes destination that’s calling your name!

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Does Bear Spray Work? Is it Legit or Scam?

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We’ve heard many tell us to carry bear spray anytime we hit the hiking trail, go backpacking or camp in bear country. But, does bear pepper spray work as the manufacturers claim or is it a gimmick or scam to just get you to buy it? Do these type of bear deterrents just offer a false sense of security to make you think you’re safe from a bear encounter?

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What are Rail Trails? Who Can Use Them?

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Did you know there are approximately 2400 rail trails in the United States? As of early 2023, there are 25,401 miles of rail trails and 9,202 miles of potential rails to trails projects in the planning stages! Also referred to as rails to trails, these multi-use paths take the place of former railroad beds and provide a much safer and accessible way to enjoy the outdoors!

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Things to Do at Crystal River Florida – Complete Visitor’s Guide

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There are so many things to do at Crystal River Florida that there’s not enough time to see and experience even in a week! From swimming with the manatees, to fishing and diving for scallops to exploring the vast ecological preserves. Crystal River visitors can even take in a round of golf. The multitude of things to do makes this Nature Coast town one of the most adventurous Florida destinations for nature lovers!

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Desert Hiking Tips to Keep You from Dying *From the Experts*

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Are you thinking of going hiking in the desert? If so, you need to take certain precautions before hitting the trail. There are lots of potentially dangerous elements that, if you’re not prepared, will put your life in jeopardy as well as your rescuers. Here’s some lifesaving desert hiking tips that will help make your outdoor experience amazing. But also, to live to tell about it.

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