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Hiking In Georgia – The Jewel Of The Appalachian Trail

Georgia’s landscape spans from sandy coastal beaches to the southern reaches of the Appalachian Mountains, with all sorts of wonderful places to see in-between. Whether you want to hike up tall peaks

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Hiking Near Las Vegas – Our Top 6 Trails (With Pro Tips)

Las Vegas is a place generally known for its nightlife, entertainment and casinos, but did you know the surrounding environment offers some of the most stunning, scenic hikes in the States? So much so

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Hiking Near Boston – 5 Best Hiking Trails

Unlike in some of the more famous hiking areas in America, hiking near Boston isn’t as world renowned. But since it’s New England we are talking about, you don’t have to travel far from the city

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8 Best Gifts For Hikers For All Budgets 2019

Whether an avid hiker or just a beginner, we can all agree that without the correct gear, hiking can be a nightmare. So, what better way to let your outdoor loving friends and family know you care by gifting

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Climbing Mt Everest: 4 Key Considerations From An Everest Climber And Guide

So you’re thinking about climbing Mt Everest? That’s amazing! Everest is not only the highest mountain in the world, but she is surrounded by some of the most beautiful mountain scenery there is. Everest

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Training For Kilimanjaro – How To Make Your Own Summit Success Story!

Kilimanjaro is the world’s highest freestanding mountain. It attracts around 30,000 hikers each year. Apart from being Africa’s tallest mountain, the impressive peak has three volcanic cones –

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Tips For Trekking Companies: 5 Ways You Can Improve Your Service

To help deliver their service, many adventure travel brands use small on the ground operators, called Destination Management Companies. To avoid any mishaps, let’s look at a few ways any trek company

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5 Best Things To Do In Tanzania After Your Kilimanjaro Climb

With its massive landscapes untouched by cultivation, Tanzania boasts some of the best nature and wildlife adventures in the world. From an amazing spectacle of the Great Wildebeest Migration in the Serengeti,

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How To Ensure Your RV Is Ready For Mountain Roads

With any adventure in an RV, proper preparation is key to a safe and rewarding trip. Mountain roads can be steep, narrow, and slippery depending on weather conditions. By completing all the necessary checks

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Trekking In Morocco Guide – On Foot And By Camel

Begin your trekking adventure in Morocco and visit the popular Mount Toubkal in the High Atlas or other areas in the Middle and Anti-Atlas. Ride a camel through the Sahara, otherwise known as “The Great

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Atlas Mountains Uncovered – Hiking, Accomodation and Other Things To Do

The Atlas Mountains are home to the highest peak in North Africa, Mount Toubkal. When traveling through the mountains, you will see spectacular views of the Mediterranean, the Atlantic, and the Sahara

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Things To Do In Marrakesh After Hiking Mount Toubkal

Marrakesh is a wonderfully vibrant city in the Kingdom of Morocco. Located just north of the stunning Atlas Mountains, Marrakesh is a popular base for adventure-seekers and general tourists alike. Whether

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Fergus White Everest Interview: Ascent Into Hell

In 2009, Irish National, Fergus White, travelled to the Himalayas to train as a mountaineer. The following year he returned to climb Everest. In this interview Fergus shares his story from Pumori to the

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The Hardest Choice: Turning Round On Everest

Singaporean mountaineer Jeremy Tong talks about turning round at 8600m on Everest, and why he will be returning next year. This year, Jeremy attempted to become the youngest Singaporean to summit Everest,

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Tips To Stay Comfortable On Long Hikes

If you’ve been exploring the great outdoors for years, chances are you’ve come by a few tried and true tips for your own personal comfort whether you are only spend a few hours hiking, or a few days. But

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Alex Txikon Winter Everest Attempt

Spanish mountaineer Alex Txikon has returned from Nepal after an unsuccessful attempt to become the first person to summit Everest in winter without supplemental oxygen. Everest has not been climbed at

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Top Tips On How To Keep Safe When Trekking In Asia

Asia is fast becoming one of the greatest trekking destinations on earth. The towering peaks of Nepal provide treks such as the Everest Base Camp Trek and the Annapurna Circuit, whilst the magical landscapes

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Best Hikes In Patagonia

Often described as the End of the Earth, Patagonia hosts some of the most impressive and un-touched landscapes on our planet. Located at the southern most tip of South America, the Patagonia region stretches

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The Ultimate List Of Best Treks In India

India is renowned for its diversity and distinct culture. 1.2 billion people live in the South Asian country and it is quickly becoming a popular tourist destination. There is something about India that

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20 Amazing Kilimanjaro Facts and Figures

Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain on the African continent and one of the Seven Summits (highest mountains on each of the seven continents). Below are 20 amazing Kilimanjaro facts and figures,

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Top 50 Best Outdoor Adventure Blogs

On this page we have done our best to provide an impartial and comprehensive list of the Top 50 Best Outdoor Adventure Blogs on the web. To compile the ranking list we tracked hundreds of independent

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