3 hrs ago
The Baxter Bulletin
Hiking Tips: Have the bases covered before hitting the trail
It's more fun anyway -- and safer, too -- with a companion. For safety's sake, let someone who won't be joining you know your hiking plans.
6 hrs ago
People's Daily Online
Top 10 mountains for winter exploration
As winter approaches, mountain hiking has become an option for winter exploration activities.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
The New Zealand Herald
Car thief jailed for abandoning baby
A man who abandoned an 11-month-old boy alone on the side of a Southland highway after stealing a car has been jailed for 12 months.
A lion told her to walk away, and she did.
" Can we talk about Susan's fabulous adventures after Narnia ? The ones where she wears nylons and elegant blouses when she wants to, and short skirts and bright lipstick when she wants to, and hiking boots and tough jeans and big men's plaid shirts when she feels like backpacking out into the mountains and remembering what it was to be lost in a ... (more)
'7 Days in Hell' recreates gold rush journey into Yukon wilderness
Adventurers Brett Rogers and Cliff Quinn are shown in a handout photo. For some, "7 Days in Hell" might refer to shopping days leading up to Christmas, or the time the cable went out.For Rogers and Quinn, however, it was a gruelling survival mission, deep in the Yukon wilderness.
Southwest Florida Christmas: Embark on an outdoor adventure this holiday
Tired of midnight Christmas sales, college football marathons, turkey, tinsel and homogenized parade banter? Christmas can be the best time of year in South Florida to let things alone, to get away from the civilized life of technology, tryptophan and seemingly endless vehicular and online traffic.
Retire Here, Not There: Retire Here, Not There: Idaho
The state of Idaho is best known for outdoor recreation and a laid-back attitude.
Fashion Mistakes men should avoid
Just like we all make fashion errors now and again, some men to make fashion errors that are just unforgivable and that should be avoided at all costs.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Wall Street Journal
Google's Mapped 6 Million Miles of Roads; Only 54 Million To Go
Hiking the Grand Canyon with the Google Street View team and its backpack camera has been a popular topic for journalists .
Nanaimo Daily News
Man aims to inspire others with his coast-to-coast hiking journey
Dana Meise, 39, a forestry technician from Prince George, started his journey in St. John, N.L. on May 8, 2008.
KPLC-TV Lake Charles
Volunteer heroes tell story of couple's rescue
But for three volunteers from Oberlin, the couple stranded in Bayou Nezpiquie might not have gotten out in time.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Five--Star Trails - South Carolina Upstate
The secret to a good hiking guide is for the author to determine exactly how the material is to be covered and then do a really good job of it.
Mock Mission to Mars: A Space Reporter's Guide
OTTAWA, Canada As a Canadian, I'm supposed to be used to extremes. I've commuted across the city many times in snowstorms, skated on an outdoor canal in blistering cold and played soccer in the humid soup of 104 degrees Fahrenheit .
This is Guernsey
Hunt for Briton missing in Canada
A father has issued an emotional appeal for help in the search for his son who is thought to have gone missing while hiking in Canada.
Santa Barbara Independent
Miracles at Raspberry Spring and Chorro Grande Trail
Hike: Rigorous day hike up Pine Mountain's Chorro Grande Trail to Raspberry Spring ; suitable for fit children ages 9 and above Time: About four hours hiking, with very steep ascents after Oak Camp heading to Chorro Grande Springs, including 30 minutes for a good lunch at upper Raspberry Spring Camp; 100 driving minutes each way out past Ojai on ... (more)
Mon Dec 09, 2013
South Lake Tahoe Hiking Delight
South Lake Tahoe is an amazing place to go hiking on the cheap. They have forested lands that you can hike for free.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Hike all winter: Expert picks for 5 trails you can enjoy all year
The snow is piling up in the mountains, but that's no reason to leave your hiking boots in the closet for the winter.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Turn Your Pants Into an Emergency DIY Backpack
When you're out hiking and need a small backpack for an emergency, a pair of pants can be quickly turned into a carrier with some extra cord or string, letting you carry your water bottle, lunch, or small supplies.
Osprey Packs Talon 11 Backpack - 600-700cu in
Vents, cushions, and interchangeable parts are probably not three things you automatically think of when you see a pair of sunglasses.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Hiking in green and pleasant lands
From Heathrow I took the Piccadilly Line to Kings Cross Station and then the train to Leeds in the north of England, before proceeding to Skipton.