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Tips for avoiding mosquitoes

We love the wilderness. We love it’s fresh air. We love it’s beauty. We love the smell of the forest, and the sense of solitude it gives us....

Snowshoeing tips for beginners

If you love being outside during summer but choose to stay inside all winter, you’re missing out. Many people think that winter is the be...

Visit these 10 Northeast waterfalls

Few things in this world are as captivating as a waterfall. Come across a waterfall on a hike, and you can't help but become mesmerized by t...

Guide to Northeast Hiking Challenges

For many hikers, climbing a mountain is enough of a challenge in itself. But some hikers want an extra challenge – a quest – and the feeling...

The 10 Hardest Races in the Northeast

If you like a challenge, you’re in the right place. Pretty much every weekend in the Northeast, you can find an event somewhere to challenge...

NEWS

New 30-Mile Hiking Loop Opens in Maine

This past weekend, hikers in Maine celebrated the official opening of the state's newest backcountry hiking loop trail. The new 30-mile Great Circle Trail is...

Kayaker Dies on Connecticut Lake

Rescuers recovered the body of a kayaker from a Connecticut Lake on Sunday morning. According to officials with the Connecticut Department of Energy and Envi...

Firefighters rescue kayaker on Cape Cod

Last Friday, firefighters on Cape Cod rescued a man after his kayak overturned in a pond and he became exhausted and hypothermic. According to a report on Ca...

Bennington, VT Named A.T. Trail Town

The Appalachian Trail Conservancy has named Bennington, Vermont as its newest official Appalachian Trail Community. According to Backpacker.com, the designat...

Hiker pinned between rocks in Maine

A Maine hiker was rescued this weekend after being injured in a fall and becoming pinned between large rocks in The Forks, Maine. According to officials with...

Rangers rescue overturned kayaker in NY

Forest rangers in New York rescued an overturned kayaker who was struggling in the water on Long Lake on Saturday. At 10:28 a.m. on Saturday, October 10, New...