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Priyanka Chopra goes on a hike with her daughter Malti, shares a photo

Global icon Priyanka Chopra took some time out from her busy schedule and spent a day with her daughter Malti Marie Chopra Jonas. She shared a cute photo from their outing. Priyanka took her little munchkin on a hike. She was accompanied by her best friend Tamanna Dutt and her child. Sharing a gorgeous photo […]

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Huge update on mysterious deaths of a hiking couple who disappeared from their home before being found dead in the woods

THE reward for information about the mysterious death of a couple found dead in the woods has jumped to $50,000. The update comes three months after the bodies of Stephen Reid, 67, and Djeswende Reid, 66, were discovered near their home. 2 The Reids went on a hike on April 18 but never returned homeCredit: […]

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The network of cycle and pedestrian paths continues to expand

July 6—The Tahlequah Trails Association celebrated a milestone with its grand opening in May, and officials say there’s still work to be done. Multi-use walking and mountain biking trails continue to expand on South 550 Road, and TTA Board Chairman Mike Bingham said there are plenty of opportunities for volunteering. “Our goal originally, and still […]

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Big banks start raising interest rates after RBA move – myGC.com.au

UPDATE | NAB became the last of the big four banks to fully pass on yesterday’s interest rate hike. NAB will raise its standard variable home loan rates by 0.5% from next Friday, according to ANZ and Commonwealth Bank. It will also increase the interest rate on certain savings products, including its reward savings account. […]

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John Shearer: Jenise Gordon, recent GPS administrator, hiking the Appalachian Trail

To say that the girls’ high school’s newest principal, Jenise Gordon, wants to see what’s on the horizon might be a literal truth. After what she calls 18 very enjoyable years in school, including the last seven in administration, she recently decided to leave to hike the Appalachian Trail in its entirety. “I’ve always wanted […]

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Hiking in the North and Getaways in Michigan

For many Detroit metro kids, the end of June signifies two of the biggest events of the year:the last day of the school year and holidays in the North. For me, the countdown to those dates in late June and early July was on par with Christmas. I looked forward to arriving at our rental […]

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AllTrails, Recreational Equipment, Spyglass, Movingworld – Designer Women

MarketsandResearch.biz launched a new study called Global hiking apps market, covering regional and global market data, and is expected to generate a reasonable valuation from 2022 to 2028. This industry is thoroughly examined in the study. Market characterization, classifications, applications, partnerships, and global Hiking Application industry trends are all explained in this report. It focuses […]

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Good Week for Hiking in Westborough: Monday Handbook

WESTBOROUGH, MA – Welcome to the Independence Day edition of the Monday Handbook, where we highlight important events coming up during the week in the Patch communities between Wayland and Worcester. Here’s what you need to know for the week of July 4: Westborough It will be a good week to participate in the Westborough […]

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Hiking in Maine: Here’s your chance to give back to Maine’s trails

July marks the first “Love Maine Trails Month,” a statewide series of special events that are coordinated and promoted by the Maine Trails Coalition. Hikers of all ages and abilities are encouraged to “Lace up your boots, put on work gloves, and give back to Maine’s trails.” By working side-by-side with many dedicated stewards who […]

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Richmond Heights Police Department hosts ‘Chat with a Chaplain’ hiking event – News-Herald

The Richmond Heights Police Department will host its Chat with a Chaplain hiking event, where guests can learn life tips from department chaplains while exploring the trails. The hike will take place from 7-8 p.m. on July 5 at Greenwood Farm Community Park, 264 Richmond Road. “We are hosting a unique community policing event that […]

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The cast of a reality TV show went hiking in triple-digit heat. Three ended up in the hospital.

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NJ lawmakers close to touring car insurance for 21% of drivers

TRENTON — Lawmakers could vote this week to increase the minimum amount of auto insurance coverage drivers must have, likely adding $120 or more to the annual premiums of 1.1 million drivers. The minimum requirement for liability coverage – $15,000 for an accident in which one person is injured and $30,000 for injuries to two […]

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TrailScapes will offer a new multi-day hiking experience in the Southern Flinders Ranges

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How a Cell Phone Lasts Longer While Hiking

You have reached the top, now only the required image and the battery is now empty. Even in the mountains today, nothing works without electricity. It’s not so tragic when taking a selfie, but there are also emergencies in the mountains where it is important that the smartphone is charged. Turning off the screen saves […]

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Hike, see Buffalo, and enjoy unique wildlife

Quick links Hiking in the Wichita Mountains Enjoy live music in Medicine Park Oklahoma may not be well known for its rigorous hiking or outdoor excursions, but the mountains of Wichita allow for some great exploration and adventure opportunities in this state earlier. Just 70 miles from the hustle and bustle of Oklahoma City, the […]

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An ‘a-ha moment’ while hiking led this woman to create a huge community of adventurers

Welcome to Euronews Travel’s Women Beyond Borders, where we bring you women from around the world who are leading brave and adventurous lives and tackling personal challenges on the road. While some travel the world in search of the most unique experiences or pursue a lifestyle that many would dream of, others are breaking the […]

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Limited hiking time at the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge

If you plan on heading to the Wichita Mountains to hike here in the near future, make sure you get there early enough. KSWO reports that the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge has issued an emergency closure order. This means that walking times will be limited in the refuge. For safety reasons, hikers will only be […]

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🌱 Amherst Daily: briefing notes; Trek; Fireworks; And more

Hello Amherst! I’m here in your inbox this morning to tell you everything you need to know about what’s happening around town. I wish you all a nice day. Follow the latest news. First, today’s weather forecast: Cooler with a quick shower. High: 71 Low: 56. Here are the top stories in Amherst today: Dates […]

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Hiking in San Diego: 7 Photogenic Trails to Explore | Outside

Spruce Street Suspension Bridge Hiking in San Diego is more than just a pastime for locals. Ask us what trails we recommend and you’ll likely end up with the AllTrails app on your phone and at least 10 great hikes on your phone’s notepad ranging from easy to “what did I just get into?” With […]

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Morning miles: the group combines faith and hiking

Above: Henry Moree (second from left) started Saturday Rides for Young Catholic Adults in 2020. Emily Shira (third from right) is new to the area and participated with the group in a recent hike in Cary. Looking around the Triangle area, the growth is evident. New apartment buildings and construction are a clue. In the […]

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Peter Clement: Lawyer fears death after missing while hiking in Seychelles

Peter Clement, 57, disappeared after undertaking a 12-mile hike along the Great Beard mountain trail on May 15, prompting an extensive search by local police, coast guard and military. However, the three-week hunt on Silhouette Island has returned no trace of the lawyer and has now been called off, with police admitting bad weather means […]

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Maine author will talk about a 489-mile family hiking adventure

BAR HARBOR – Author Andrea Lani will talk about her nearly 500-mile journey on the Colorado Trail from Denver to Durango with her “cranky husband and three reluctant kids” during a hybrid program Thursday, June 23 at 7 p.m. with the Jesup Memorial Library. Her journey forms the basis of her book “Uphill Both Ways: […]

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RBI not lagging behind in interest rate hike, says Governor Shaktikanta Das

RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das said India’s central bank had not “fallen behind” on raising interest rates. The RBI, he said, is in tune with the realities of growth and inflation. The RBI Governor’s comments came at a time when inflation is at its highest in months in India, with crude oil and food prices rising […]

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Hike through history

WILMINGTON, North Carolina — A Black History Hike through Wilmington kicked off four days of events to mark June 19. The holiday, historically celebrated on June 19, commemorates the declaration of the end of slavery by Union troops arriving in Galveston, Texas, months after the Civil War ended. Congress passed a law last year making […]

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Benjamin F. Edwards: The Fed is going on a hike

When it’s my week to write this recap, I tend to review the events of the previous week in chronological order before discussing what investors can expect for the week ahead. However, the markets are currently in a unique situation, so I will reverse that normal progression and discuss this week’s events first. The Federal […]

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Government lists measures to control rising commodity prices – 93.3 KFM

By Benjamin Jumbé The government has revealed that it cannot influence prices whose changes are caused by external shocks. The remark was made by Finance Minister Matia Kasaija during the reading of the national budget for the financial year 2022/23. “The government cannot influence price levels whose changes are driven by external shocks beyond its […]

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Hiking challenge in the Adirondacks to raise funds for Alzheimer’s care and research

This month, the Northeastern New York Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association is hosting a hiking challenge to raise funds and awareness, highlighting the more than 6 million Americans living with the disease and their caregivers. Bothn/a The annual Paint the Peaks Purple Challenge takes place around June 21st – the summer solstice. But with the […]

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Cairns hiking enthusiasts create a community of adventurers and nature lovers

##PM## A team of trekking guides offering free tours of some of the region’s most popular hiking trails attracts ever-increasing numbers of participants. On Sunday, 52 people went on a group hike along Babinda Falls in Wooroonooran National Park. To adhere to national park guidelines, they were split into separate groups based on their abilities, […]

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The hiking trail above Compounce Lake is a prize to pursue

Hiker Brian Thomas summed up the experience of his trip along Compounce Ridge nicely after a recent hike. “This lead is earned, not given,” he says. “You earn every tenth of a mile on this trail.” The 4.6-mile Compounce Ridge Trail — an offshoot of the Connecticut Forest & Park Association’s Tunxis Trail — hugs […]

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Put on your hiking boots for the Peter McVerry Trust Camino

Time to lace up your boots for the postponed Peter McVerry Trust Boyne Valley Camino. The annual event will now take place on Saturday, July 9. The housing and homeless charity opened its first regional office in Drogheda in September 2018 and is active in Louth, Cavan and Monaghan. The 25km loop ride will take […]

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100 schoolchildren rescued while hiking in the Austrian Alps

LONDON: Fast food chain KFC was forced to put cabbage in its burgers and wraps in Australia on Tuesday as the country grapples with a shortage of lettuce due to recent flooding that destroyed lettuce crops. KFC Australia said on its website: “Due to recent flooding in NSW (New South Wales) and QLD (Queensland), we […]

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The LGBTQ+ hiking group that has been providing an alternative to clubbing since 1989

Out & About Hiking is a Dublin-based hiking group founded by and made up of members of the Irish and international LGBTQ+ community. Since 1989, the group has brought together members of the LGBTQ+ community around a common interest outside the space of pubs and nightclubs. Offering an alternative to nightlife, Out & About has […]

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Meet the hiking group breaking down cultural barriers

Almost five years ago, Luz Lituma and Adriana Garcia were hiking in the southeastern United States when they noticed a lack of representation on the trails. This sparked a simple idea: create a grassroots initiative dedicated to breaking down barriers and making Latinos and disengaged communities feel comfortable outdoors. “I think there’s a huge barrier […]

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Chandler Powell and Grace Warrior’s Adorable Hike: Pic – SheKnows

Normally, proud mom Bindi Irwin is the one posting the headlines and super-cute photos of her and Chandler Powell’s daughter, Grace Warrior. However, we can’t forget this super sweet snap proud dad Powell posted of him and his growing daughter. Related story Bindi Irwin Names Grace Warrior ‘Family Fashion Icon’ in Sweetest Snap On June […]

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30 Days in: A Perspective on the AT Thru-Hiking Experience So Far.

30 days in! Catch the sunset from the Beauty Spot outside of Erwin, TN. {Written May 10, sorry for late posting!} Hello from Beauty Spot prospects in TN! Wow, it’s been 30 days since I started TA from April 10! Here is a list and comments on what I have experienced so far on the […]

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Tennessee’s Overton Park has a zoo, art museum, hiking trails, and more.

There’s nothing quite like an afternoon spent at the park, but Overton Park in Memphis, Tennessee is perhaps one of the most impressive in the state. Don’t expect a playground tucked away in the corner of the grass; no, this urban park has everything from an art museum to a […]

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The best hiking trails in the United States to find your way

Even if you’re an avid hiker, you might take the trails for granted. It’s just the mundane surface you walk on, isn’t it? The point of the hike is more transcendent – the view of a distant peak, a soaring eagle, an unusual plant growing wild. But wait – those modest trails are what allow […]

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New Centered Outdoors season features hiking, bird watching and more

A family fishing picnic will be held on Sunday at Tussey Mountain. Photo provided Clearwater Conservancy has released the 2022 schedule for the sixth season of the organization’s Centered Outdoors program. The program, with support from Mount Nittany Health, the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (PA-DCNR), and the Hamer Foundation, invites anyone of […]

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The Bank of Canada is open to raising interest rates above 3%

“Price pressures are widening and inflation is much higher than expected and is expected to rise further before easing,” he said Thursday morning. “This increases the likelihood that we will need to raise the policy rate to the upper end or above the neutral range to balance supply and demand and keep inflation expectations well […]

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State announces preparations for hiking season –

In anticipation of a busy hiking season, State Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Basil Seggos visited the Adirondacks last week to recap all the visitor management initiatives the CED and its partners have implemented. “It’s heaven,” Seggos said. “It’s New York’s Yellowstone, and New Yorkers have discovered it.” The state is hiring 19 assistant rangers […]

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5 Best Hiking Trails in Miami, Florida

Below is a list of the best hiking trails in Miami, Florida. To help you find the best hiking trails near you in Miami, we’ve put together our own list based on this ranking point list. Miami’s Best Hiking Trails: The top rated hiking trails in Miami, FL are: Simpsons Park – 7.8 acre urban […]

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This Italian island has a ‘wild blue’ hiking trail – with turquoise fjords, homemade wines and Mediterranean views

There is an ancient Sardinian proverb — Furat chie venit dae su mare — it means: “He who comes from the sea comes to fly”. Waves of occupation – by the Phoenicians, Carthaginians, Byzantines and Romans – instilled a culture of fierce independence. Over the centuries, those who lived near the coast escaped inland, where […]

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Celebrate National Trails Day at a Virginia state park: hike, bike, and more.

Posted on Saturday May 1. 28, 2022, 14:08 Join the 100,000 AFP subscribers on Facebook Buy an AFP subscription Subscribe to AFP podcasts on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Pandora News, press releases, letters to the editor: [email protected] Advertising requests: [email protected] (© Maria_Savenk – stock.adobe.com) National Trails Day takes place on the first Saturday in June […]

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City of Santa Fe closes hiking trails ahead of Memorial Day | Forest fires

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🌱 Concord Daily: Sununu To Veto card; Hiking tips; Benefits of Stolen Man

Hey, neighbors! It’s me, Tony Schinella, your Concord Daily host. Come find out everything you need to know about what’s happening in town. First, today’s weather forecast: A storm around the afternoon. High: 80 Low: 64. Here are today’s top stories at Concord: No injuries after 3-vehicle crash on West Street in Concord (Concord Patch) […]

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Historic Scenes, Great Essex Hike on the Champlain Coast – The Daily Gazette

SUMMER 2022 TRIP – A day trip to Essex, a town of about 600 people on the western edge of Lake Champlain, is full of surprises. Located just over 110 miles from Schenectady, the Northway trip leads the way as you enter Adirondack Park just north of Queensbury. A drive through tall, cool pine forests […]

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DEC outlines plans for summer hiking season | News, Sports, Jobs

Volunteer Lynn Taylen, from Keene, mans the hiker information post at Marcy Field parking lot in Keene Valley on Sunday, August 16, 2020. (Business Photo – Elizabeth Izzo) As the summer hiking season intensifies, the state Department of Environmental Conservation announced several initiatives on Monday to promote public safety and wilderness […]

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Five Rivers MetroParks will host a free event

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Five Rivers MetroParks will host the Twin Valley Trail Challenge, a free, non-competitive hiking event, on June 4. According to Five Rivers MetroParks, participants can choose their own adventure by hiking any distance from one to 28.7 miles following marked routes on the Twin Valley Trail. This event is free and […]

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Hiking gas, electricity prices will be suicidal: FBCCI

Rising electricity and gas prices would further increase the cost of doing business and make it impossible to maintain competitiveness, said Md Jashim Uddin, Chairman of the Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) . “Such a decision at this stage will be a suicidal decision for the government,” he said on Saturday. […]

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Milton-based foundation raises over $20,000 through hiking event

Preferred region How does this work? By Lucy Mazzucco Published on May 20, 2022 at 11:17 am The Townsend Smith Foundation (TSF) recently held its fifth annual “Hike for Hospice” event, which raised over $20,000. The hike took place at Milton Community Park, located at 805 Santa Maria Blvd. May 7. “Thank you so much […]

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We took Jack Wolfskin x Highsnobiety Hike

Highsnobiety does not exist without community. The entire platform was born out of a culture that revolves around an exclusive, tight-knit community of people with similar niche interests. Sure, we’ve grown a lot since our humble beginnings as a sneaker blog, but the vision is still the same. So when we designed the Jack Wolfskin […]

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Incredible archival footage shows how Tasmania’s iconic Cradle Mountain hike has changed over the past century

Residence News Incredible archival footage shows how Tasmania’s iconic Cradle Mountain hike has changed over the past century By Candice Marshall • May 20, 2022 A still from a video comparing Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park in 1938 and today. Image credit: Russell Scott/Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service One hundred years ago, what we […]

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Merrell Hosts Hiking Roundtable for HS Sports Round 01

If you haven’t heard it already (we’d be surprised if you haven’t), Highsnobiety Sports Round 01 recently kicked off with a pop-up at Los Angeles’ Fred Segal on the corner of Sunset and La Cienega Blvds. to merge all the best of sport and style. Flexibilizing a range of workout gear, worthy both in the […]

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Will not hesitate to keep rates hike until inflation is brought under control: Fed Chairman

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell, in his most hawkish remarks yet, said the US central bank would continue to raise interest rates until there is “clear and convincing evidence.” “as inflation recedes. “What we need to see is inflation coming down in a clear and compelling way, and we’re going to keep […]

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Summer camping, hiking and outdoor events

DENVER, May 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As the weather warms, more cannabis enthusiasts will be heading to the great outdoors to hike, camp, picnic with friends and attend at live music festivals. Often these activities involve the consumption of cannabis, which means potential waste, fire hazards, and other environmental issues. “Unfortunately, cannabis users are […]

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Polis slams decision that pushes Xcel’s residential gas bills up at least 11% | Governor

Governor Jared Polis on Friday slammed an administrative ruling in favor of Xcel Energy’s request to recover $509 million from Colorado taxpayers for costs incurred during a wintery spell in February last year that wreaked havoc throughout the Midwest, killing more than 200 people nationwide. In her ruling on Wednesday, Administrative Law Judge Melody Mirbaba […]

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Add this creepy, abandoned mental hospital in WA to your hiking list

The scary factor in Washington State is staggering! I don’t know why, but ever since I researched the history of Starvation Heights, I’ve been obsessed with old abandoned institutions that may or may not be haunted. In the case of Starvation Heights, Dr. Linda Hazard starved her patients to death in her “sanitarium” in Olalla, […]

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Polis slams decision that pushes Xcel’s residential gas bills up at least 11% | Content reserved for subscribers

Governor Jared Polis on Friday slammed an administrative ruling in favor of Xcel Energy’s request to recover $509 million from Colorado taxpayers for costs incurred during a wintery spell in February last year that wreaked havoc throughout the Midwest, killing more than 200 people nationwide. In her ruling on Wednesday, Administrative Judge Melody Mirbaba described […]

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DEC issues safety reminder in Zoar Valley at start of hiking season

GOWANDA, NY (WKBW) – The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation issued safety reminders on Friday for anyone using Zoar Valley’s multiple and single use areas this summer. The Zoar Valley spans nearly 3,000 acres across Erie and Cattaraugus counties. The size of the area, along with its deep gorges and cliffs, make it […]

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The challenge of hiking to the limits provides motivation to explore local trails

A new hiking challenge launched in the frontier motivates residents, as well as visitors to the area, to get outside, explore local trails, have fun and win prizes along the way. To celebrate this year the 125and anniversary of Grand Forks, the ‘Hike our Story’ challenge is a collaboration between the outdoor enthusiasts of the […]

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Vacation in Switzerland: Dodge Verbier’s glitzy ski crowds on an off-season hike this summer

Cherries, a local botanist and our mountain guide, is full of apprehension. “It took me five years to gain enough confidence in myself to lead people on foraging tours lest they pick the wrong plants,” she says. “I still worry.” Don’t Blame Cherries – with people like me on one of her tours. I’m still […]

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Hedging the interest rate hike cycle

DNY59/E+ via Getty Images Where is inflation going? US inflation hit 8.5% in March and is now at its highest level in 40 years. Supply chain issues related to COVID-19, combined with the Russian-Ukrainian war, have driven energy prices up 32% over the past few years. report. And food prices follow, up 8.8% – the […]

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Historian offers hiking funds to market heritage tourism

HERITAGE tourism can bring much-needed tourism money to the country, but it is not getting the respect it deserves from government and the private sector. In a recent lecture on Revenge Tourism by the Liveable Cities Challenge PH, Ortigas Foundation Library Historian John Silva said, “Heritage tourism attracts wealthy tourists. The sites we visited were […]

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SCV News | Stay active by hiking, biking in Santa Clarita

Uploaded: , Monday, May 9, 2022 By Ken Striplin When was the last time you enjoyed the great outdoors in Santa Clarita? With over 80 miles of scenic hiking trails and over 126 miles of beautiful off-street trails to enjoy, our city has no shortage of outdoor activities that can get you moving. There’s never […]

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Colin Farrell goes on a shirtless hike in Los Angeles, and more great celebrity photos this week | Gallery

By the editors of Wonderwall.com 8:05 a.m. PDT, May 8, 2022 _ Colin Farrell goes for a shirtless hike in Los Angeles on May 7, 2022. _ Tom Cruise poses for photos during the red carpet for the premiere of the film “Top Gun: Maverick” at Cinepolis Toreo Parque Central in Mexico City, Mexico on […]

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Central Post Shipping | Hiking and backcountry tips that can increase safety — part 1

SAN LUIS VALLEY – With the arrival of warmer temperatures, the number of people wanting to take advantage of the outdoor activities available in the San Luis Valley, including hiking, boating or other recreational activities in the hinterland, increases. According to the Alamosa Volunteer Search and Rescue (ASVAR), it is important to consider all safety […]

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Refuge notebook: Let’s go! Camping, fishing, hiking, hunting, EVERYTHING!

You feel it? A hum of anticipation grew louder as the piles of snow melted smaller and smaller into muddy streams. It’s an itch to tie up leaders and pack backpacks, and swap skis for bikes in the garage. It’s an eagerness that makes us all dream of long summer days even as we ride […]

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Hiking and paddling events with FrOGS kick off on Sunday!

There are three FrOG-sponsored hiking and paddling events left in May, starting this Sunday (Mother’s Day!) with great weather forecasts. This will be a great opportunity to explore the impressive Gordon Douglas Reserve, owned by FrOGS and newly named. Please see detailed descriptions of May events below. Additionally, upcoming events in June include: June 5: […]

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RBA Governor Philip Lowe raises interest rates. In the worst case, this will mean an extra $600 per month on a $500,000 mortgage.

Reserve Bank Governor Philip Lowe announced that he would raise the key rate for the first time in ten years, by 0.25 percentage points, from 0.10% to 0.35%. Most market economists thought the bank would raise rates, but they were split on whether the bank would start small by raising rates from 0.10% to 0.25%, […]

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Fall 2021 ride has over 2,000 new participants

More than 15,000 hikers – two-legged and four-legged – hiked the trails of Summit Metro Parks during the 2021 Fall Hike. The 15,330 hikers included 2,557 hikers trying Summit Metro Parks trails for the first time and 244 canine companions, park officials said. However, while last year’s numbers were impressive, they fell just short of […]

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Harry Styles goes on a hike amid Olivia Wilde custody drama

Let off steam. Harry Styles was spotted hiking in Los Angeles on Saturday, getting some fresh air amid his girlfriend Olivia Wilde’s custody drama. The “Watermelon Sugar” singer, who was joined by a male friend, wore a white graphic tee, gray cropped shorts and orange sneakers for the outing. Styles rocked a graphic tee while […]

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Meet the woman who walks 900 kilometers on the Bruce Trail to raise money for survivors of domestic abuse

They say discomfort can be a catalyst for big change. For longtime hiker Linda Murphy, her latest charitable endeavor is getting physically and emotionally uncomfortable to support a cause close to her heart and inspire change. Murphy will hike the 900 kilometers of the Bruce Trail this spring to raise $50,000 for domestic abuse shelters […]

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Five ways to save on hiking, from free walking apps to deals on boots

Do you want to have fun for free during the holidays? Try getting out into nature to exercise. Recent studies suggest that middle-aged people should aim for 12,000 steps a day, rather than the 10,000 goal that’s been rumored for years. 6 Want to have fun for free on the holidays? Try getting out into […]

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Roger Federer discusses his love for hiking with Anne Hathaway, sings on Britney Spears’ “Oops…I did it again”

Roger Federer and Anne Hathaway recently starred together in a commercial for Swiss Tourism that went viral on social media. The 20-time Grand Slam champion is a brand ambassador for his country’s tourism industry, and the ad with Hathaway was the latest in a series of high-profile campaigns he has been involved in since 2021. […]

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Missing New Hampshire couple found fatally shot multiple times in wooded hiking area

A Concord, NH couple who went missing on Monday were found dead days later with multiple gunshot wounds, according to local police. According to the New Hampshire Attorney General’s Office, Stephen Reid, 67, and his wife Djeswende, 66, left their apartment complex around 2:30 p.m. Monday and went for a walk on the nearby Broken […]

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ParkRx – Getting Started Hiking for Fitness Series –

The Sugarloaf Ridge State Park Fitness Hike Series is back! Join us for the 8 week beginner hiking program. Program leaders will guide you through a series of weekly hikes with increasing challenge each week. Before the first hike, the leader will discuss proper footwear, hydration, incorporating hiking poles, proper pace, etc. The hike series […]

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Spring Hiking Safety Tips – Daily Bulldog

Reed Brook Falls, Kingfield, March 2022. (Photo by Annie Twitchell) KINGFIELD – Franklin County is home to many of Maine’s highest peaks and has an extensive network of hiking trails. As the snow melts, residents and guests prepare for the summer hiking season. Spring hiking is a fantastic experience. The world comes to life: hidden […]

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National Park Backcountry Hiking and Camping Survival

“One mistake people make is thinking nothing can go wrong.” These words were spoken by George Brown after spending two lost days in Montana’s Bob Marshall Wilderness. When a solo riding adventure went wrong during what would have been an eight-day excursion through the Bob, he was left with a broken leg, limited mobility, freezing […]

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Missing couple found shot dead near hiking trail in New Hampshire

A New Hampshire couple who took a walk on Monday afternoon were found fatally shot three days later near hiking trails near their home, officials said Friday. The bodies of Stephen Reid, 67, and Djeswende Reid, 66, were discovered early Thursday evening in a wooded area near the Marsh Loop in Concord’s Broken Ground Trails […]