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Avex Athlete Melissa Arnot Tackles 50 Peaks Challenge

Avex athlete Melissa Arnot, and guide-in-training Maddie Miller have officially embarked on their mission to summit the highest peak in every U.S. state in 50 days. The 50 Peaks Challenge began on June 27, when the Maddie summited Denali in Alaska, the highest mountain peak in North America. From there, Maddie flew to Florida where she met up with Melissa, ...

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REI Invites America to Get Outside with Over 400 Free Outdoor Events Across the Nation in One Weekend

As summer heats up everywhere, REI is holding is first-ever national free weekend of Outdoor School on July 30-31 to bring people together outside. Beginner to seasoned adventurers can rekindle their connections to nature by choosing from over 400 classes and events nationwide at no cost. Many of Outdoor School’s most popular paid classes will be free for the weekend, ...

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Summer 2016 Issue of Badwater Magazine

AdventureCORPS has released their Summer 2016 issue of BADWATER® Magazine and it is now available for download or purchase. Sixty-four pages in length and printed in full-color, it focuses primarily on the STYR Labs Badwater 135 Ultramarathon and its remarkable venues Death Valley National Park, Inyo County, Lone Pine, Mt. Whitney and the Inyo National Forest. Dozens of dramatic photos from all three BADWATER ...

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10 Most Visited US National Parks

10 Most Visited US National Parks

To celebrate the US National Park Service’s 100th anniversary this year, Lonely Planet – the world’s leading travel media company – launched www.lonelyplanet.com/national-parks, which features ways to get active in the national parks, 25% off new national parks books and a chance to win a trip to Yellowstone (now through August 21). Lonely Planet released seven new books to mark the ...

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Patagonia, OR, SuperFeet: Summer Essentials

Patagonia One-Piece Kupala Swimwsuit

  Patagonia One-Piece Kupala Swimsuit Patagonia’s One-Piece Kupala Swimsuit is nothing like the one-piece your mom made you wear when growing up. The One-Piece Kupala Swimsuit is flattering, stylish, and extremely comfortable. The Kupala Swimsuit features a ruching at the chest to add some detail and a v-neck to spice up the suit. The adjustable cross-back straps are similar to ...

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Leadville Race Series Kicks Off in Colorado – June 18th

On Saturday, June 18th, the Blueprint for Athletes Leadville Trail Marathon and Heavy Half Marathon will kick off the famed ultra endurance event season in Leadville, Colorado presented by Life Time – The Healthy Way of Life Company. With the substantial spring snowfall in the Colorado Rocky Mountains, the Leadville Race Series Crew has been prepping the course and working to clear ...

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Kick-start a Fun Summer on June 4th – National Trails Day

Finding time to plan a unique weekend adventure is often the biggest barrier to enjoying a weekend in the great outdoors, but American Hiking Society’s National Trails Day makes it easy to kick-start a summer filled with adventures. On June 4, 2016, thousands of National Trails Day activities will take place all across the nation and all you have to ...

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National Trails Day – June 4th

National Trails Day Beckons Americans to the Outdoors Launch into the summer season with a fun and fulfilling day out on the trail during American Hiking Society’s National Trails Day®. On June 4, 2016, hundreds of thousands of individuals will converge at parks, forests, and trails all across the country to experience the great outdoors with friends, family, and fellow ...

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