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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.
The Desert Sun
Safety tips for hiking with my best companion
One of things I most enjoy doing in the winter here is taking my golden retriever, Morgan, on hikes.
In the footsteps of Tenzing
This year marks 60 years since the first ascent of Mount Everest , so it's probably little wonder that almost every men's brand worth the name has created an ode to mountaineering footwear - many of which break new ground in merging luxurious and performance materials.
The Gaston Gazette
New hiking trail keeps land preserved from development
Nestled along the banks of Lake Wylie in Gaston County, a new 2.8-mile hiking trail now invites visitors who want to enjoy the scenery on foot.
Lafayette opens new trail system for hikers, runners
A pleasant walk through the woods awaits hikers on a new trail system that weaves through more than 100 acres of forest on the edge of the city.
Pacific Daily News
Journey to a valley of waterfalls
Every Saturday, Guam Boonie Stompers offers public hikes to a variety of destinations such as beaches, snorkeling sites, waterfalls, mountains, caves, latte sites and World War II sites.
Tourmaster Response 2.0 WP Boots Review
I often commute to work on my bike and when I get there, I'll remove my helmet, jacket, and gloves.
Weekly Walker: December Hikes Will Explore Phleger Estate & Sweeney Ridge
December is a great month for hiking in the Bay Area. Subject, of course to the weather.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Mortgage News Daily
Clarification on Agency QM status; Fitch, Moody's, and Ocwen's Take on Non-QM Loans
"A group of government regulators out hiking in the Artic has managed to revive a caveman who was frozen for thousands of years.
Police searching for developmentally delayed man
The Bellevue Police Department is seeking the public's assistance is locating a developmentally disable man last seen at his Eastgate residence on Sunday.
Estes Park Trail-Gazette
Hike Old Fall River Road to Chasm Falls
Chasm Falls, located off of Old Fall River Road in Rocky Mountain National Park, plunges down a rugged ravine over several tiers.
The Modesto Bee
Gear: Waterproof boots that won't soak your wallet
Have you priced sturdy, waterproof hiking boots lately? For most good ones, it seems the price point begins at $200.
Osprey Packs Stratos 36 Backpack - 2100-2300cu in
Highly versatile, the Fishpond Tech LTE - Low Tide Chestpack/Backpack was designed to sustain all-day backcountry fishing trips.
Don't let winter keep you inside
Don't think that just because the winter weather is here, you will have to wait until spring to get back out on the hiking trails.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Frink, Leschi offer cross-section of Seattle park scenes
Location : Frink Park is at 398 Lake Washington Blvd. S. Down the hill, Leschi Park is at 201 Lakeside Ave. S. Level of difficulty : At Frink, the 1.3 miles of interconnecting trails are moderate, though more challenging on rainy days when the trails can get slippery and muddy even with the stairs.