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Even after the COVID hiking boom, Bay Area parks still have a strong pull

During the pandemic lockdown, people tired of sequestering on the couch, at the kitchen table or in the home office flocked to the Bay Area hiking trails, eager to exercise, fresh air and a view of something other than the familiar four walls and Netflix. The Bay Area’s wealth of local, regional, state and national […]

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$1.25 Dollar Tree Hike Price

Changes in place by early 2022, company says In this Feb. 25, 2021, photo, Dollar Tree store logos stating everything in the store is for $1 are promoted on its storefront in Jackson, Miss. Dollar Tree, the national chain of stores that promises everything from a dollar, will begin introducing items to its shelves that […]

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Walking vs. hiking: walking’s “sister activity” may burn more calories

Additionally, walking’s sister activity, hiking, prompted 57.8 million Americans to get out on the trails in 2020, a number that has increased significantly since 2014. Both tick the boxes for getting you moving outdoors, a low-risk pandemic activity. But are these two forms of exercise really so different from each other? And if so, which […]

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Hike, Bike & Gay Outdoors

A. Book “How to Camp in the Woods” Trying to go from casual glamor to full-on lumberjack? Devon Fredericksen’s comprehensive guide to finding, equipping, and enjoying your outdoor adventure has all the tips and tricks you need, from survival basics to stargazing essentials. $21.99, High Country Outfitters at Ansley Mall; 1544 Piedmont Avenue NE; 404-963-2618; […]

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Meet the Houston Women’s Hiking Group

HOUSTON (KIAH) — Meet the Houston Women’s Hiking Group, a group of strong, independent, adventure-seeking women from across southeast Texas. This group recently grew to over 8,000 women in the greater Houston area. Bridgette Mongeon started the group after wanting to be able to walk with other women in a safe environment. Whether you’re a […]

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hiking tips | Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department

Here are some of the tips we regularly give people: Hike with someone! (Most of our research is of people who have hiked alone). Have a plan of where you are going and when you plan to return. (LA Sheriff’s Hiking Map – PDF). Complete this form and leave a printed copy on your car’s […]

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Legends; Detention Centers and a Gay-In: High and Low Lights of Griffith Park’s 125-Year History | Los Feliz News

Los Feliz — Maybe ghosts live up there. Coyotes certainly do. At approximately 4,210 acres, Griffith Park is the largest city park in the United States with urban wilderness. And this year, he celebrates his 125th birthday. Volunteers throughout the park will mark the event this Saturday, Nov. 13, with talks and information about specific […]

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Thirteen-day 160km hiking trail opens in Victoria’s Grampians National Park | Victoria

A 160km multi-day hiking trail the full length of the Grampians National Park (Gariwerd) will open to the public on Saturday, becoming one of the longest trails in Victoria. Linking some of the park’s most spectacular peaks, the Grampians Peaks Trail is a 13 day/12 night journey starting at Mount Zero and traveling south over […]

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The best gay ski weeks in the USA

Shutterstock While the bulk of Pride events around the world tend to take place during the balmy summer months, winter isn’t entirely devoid of LGBTQIA+ festivals. Shortly after the December holidays end and the New Year begins, Gay Ski Weeks begin to cast a rainbow glow on the snow-white slopes of America’s most popular ski […]

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San Mateo Hiking Trash Rate | Local News

San Mateo will increase monthly garbage rates in 2022 to accommodate rising treatment and disposal costs and revenue shortfalls, with maximum monthly increases of $4 for 20 or 32 gallon trash cans. Azalea Mitch “Although our high rates still do not cover our expected costs and we plan to use our reserves, we have had […]

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The Dyrt launches commission-free reservations for campgrounds

PORTLAND, Oregon., November 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The Dyrt is disrupting the camping industry by introducing commission-free reservations for campgrounds. The #1 camping app, with over 30 million camper visits annually, is stepping up its efforts to help campgrounds grow their business. “We all know the old business model that will soon be obsolete,” says […]