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Daily Mail
British backpacker, 26, found dead in his hotel in CambodiaTilley, 26, from Tynemouth, was found dead at Mad Monkey guest house Former Sh
British backpacker, 26, found dead in his hotel in Cambodia
Daily Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
Tilley, 26, from Tynemouth, was found dead at Mad Monkey guest house Former Sheffield Hallam University student was backpacking in Cambodia Ira Tilley (pictured, right) had been enjoying the trip of a lifetime in Cambodia A British... Read more
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News.com.au
Aussie TV taking over the worldyou can think of,” Werner said. “It’s very big in South America, which is love
Aussie TV taking over the world
News.com.au / Posted 6 hours ago
you can think of,” Werner said. “It’s very big in South America, which is lovely. And when one of our lead stars went backpacking through Africa, she’d been in a place for a day and it got around town and suddenly all these fans were outside... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Aussie TV taking over the worldyou can think of,” Werner said. “It’s very big in South America, which is love
Aussie TV taking over the world
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 hours ago
you can think of,” Werner said. “It’s very big in South America, which is lovely. And when one of our lead stars went backpacking through Africa, she’d been in a place for a day and it got around town and suddenly all these fans were outside... Read more
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Herald Sun
Aussie TV taking over the worldyou can think of,” Werner said. “It’s very big in South America, which is love
Aussie TV taking over the world
Herald Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
you can think of,” Werner said. “It’s very big in South America, which is lovely. And when one of our lead stars went backpacking through Africa, she’d been in a place for a day and it got around town and suddenly all these fans were outside... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Aussie TV taking over the worldyou can think of,” Werner said. “It’s very big in South America, which is love
Aussie TV taking over the world
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
you can think of,” Werner said. “It’s very big in South America, which is lovely. And when one of our lead stars went backpacking through Africa, she’d been in a place for a day and it got around town and suddenly all these fans were outside... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Aussie TV taking over the worldyou can think of,” Werner said. “It’s very big in South America, which is love
Aussie TV taking over the world
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 hours ago
you can think of,” Werner said. “It’s very big in South America, which is lovely. And when one of our lead stars went backpacking through Africa, she’d been in a place for a day and it got around town and suddenly all these fans were outside... Read more
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The Washington Times
After 30 years, Superior Hiking Trail nearly completethe Two Harbors-based nonprofit that built and maintains the trail with a team
After 30 years, Superior Hiking Trail nearly complete
The Washington Times / Posted 12 hours ago
the Two Harbors-based nonprofit that built and maintains the trail with a team of over 300 volunteers. “It seems like backpacking is experiencing a gigantic boost everywhere and we’re seeing that here for sure,” said Jo Swanson, the trail... Read more
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Daily Mirror
British backpacker found dead in Cambodian guesthouse while on dream Asia tripHe told the manager of the football team that he was leaving about three games
British backpacker found dead in Cambodian guesthouse while on dream Asia trip
Daily Mirror / Posted 23 hours ago
He told the manager of the football team that he was leaving about three games before the end of the season and was going backpacking in Asia. “It was out of the blue but he decided he was going. He was really looking forward to it.” Ira had... Read more
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Bankrate.com
Millennials, here’s what Brexit means for youin the U.S. Here's why American millennials should care about Britain's decisio
Millennials, here’s what Brexit means for you
Bankrate.com / Posted yesterday
in the U.S. Here's why American millennials should care about Britain's decision to leave the European Union. Book that backpacking trip to Britain If you've been waiting for the right time to take a trip to London, book your flight now. The... Read more
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chroniclelive
Tributes for Ira Tilley who died in Mad Monkey Guest House in CambodiaSmiling for the camera, Ira Tilley is captured embracing his time backpacking i
Tributes for Ira Tilley who died in Mad Monkey Guest House in Cambodia
chroniclelive / Posted yesterday
Smiling for the camera, Ira Tilley is captured embracing his time backpacking in Cambodia before tragedy struck. Only weeks into his travels the 26-year-old was found dead in his bed in a guest house in the busy capital of Phnom Penh. The former... Read more
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Boston Globe
Hosteling in New Englandfavorite hostels in prime locations across New England, where you’re just as li
Hosteling in New England
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
favorite hostels in prime locations across New England, where you’re just as likely to meet a retired couple as you are a backpacking college student. Hostelling International The hostel is located in a rural setting between Aquinnah Clay... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Athletes use positive thinking to succeedoutdoor adventure. She became interested in the field after taking the outdoor
Athletes use positive thinking to succeed
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted yesterday
outdoor adventure. She became interested in the field after taking the outdoor course at SCI that included a three-day backpacking trip and a three-day winter camping trip, both of which she thoroughly enjoyed. "That's how I knew I wanted to... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Free Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shop kicks off Saturdayfreebies and and collectible pins for each workshop completed. Saturdays: Fish
Free Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shop kicks off Saturday
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
freebies and and collectible pins for each workshop completed. Saturdays: Fishing, water safety, hunting, hiking and backpacking, birdwatching. Sundays: Hunting, outdoor gardening, archery, camping, backyard adventures. Tuesdays: Bird... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Where you might be if this summer were your lastmore than once. A few examples: "Driving leisurely all over the U.S. with my
Where you might be if this summer were your last
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
more than once. A few examples: "Driving leisurely all over the U.S. with my roomie." "Epic road trip with stops for backpacking in a number of national parks." "Spend as much time as I could with family and friends and go to Wrigley Field... Read more
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The North West Star
Corporate cream or footy dream - how Magpie Mason Cox learnt to flypreparing to enter the same field in which his parents had made their careers.
Corporate cream or footy dream - how Magpie Mason Cox learnt to fly
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
preparing to enter the same field in which his parents had made their careers. After graduating, he had planned a European backpacking holiday and then would return to Texas to take up a well-paying job in Houston. Shortly after the basketball... Read more
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Evening Standard
21 things you’ll only know if you’ve spent a summer in Londondoesn't cost you anything. 21. And while you’re at it, you’ll tell everyone tha
21 things you’ll only know if you’ve spent a summer in London
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
doesn't cost you anything. 21. And while you’re at it, you’ll tell everyone that next year you won’t be here. You’ll be backpacking in Peru. You’ll be on a beach in Indonesia. But no, you won’t. You’ll be eating overpriced tapas in a hipster... Read more
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The Morning Call
Free Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shops kicks off Saturdayfreebies and and collectible pins for each workshop completed. Saturdays: Fish
Free Family Summer Camp at Bass Pro Shops kicks off Saturday
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
freebies and and collectible pins for each workshop completed. Saturdays: Fishing, water safety, hunting, hiking and backpacking, birdwatching. Sundays: Hunting, outdoor gardening, archery, camping, backyard adventures. Tuesdays: Bird... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Aspen Times Weekly: Get (Far) Out Therecouch and watch “American Ninja Warrior” until your thighs atrophy. The time is
Aspen Times Weekly: Get (Far) Out There
The Aspen Times / Posted 2 days ago
couch and watch “American Ninja Warrior” until your thighs atrophy. The time is now! “What it comes down to for me is backpacking and hiking up high and along the ridges. I like knowing a beginning point and an end point, knowing the lay of... Read more
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Starmometer
Cebu Pacific Juan for Fun 2016: Five Teams Race for the Travel-All-You-Can Grand PrizePacific Juan for Fun Backpacker Challenge 2016 promises all these and more. Now
Cebu Pacific Juan for Fun 2016: Five Teams Race for the Travel-All-You-Can Grand Prize
Starmometer / Posted 3 days ago
Pacific Juan for Fun Backpacker Challenge 2016 promises all these and more. Now on its fifth—and biggest!—year, the annual backpacking escapade is bringing five teams of thrill-seeking students to exhilarating destinations—all for free. As if the... Read more
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Business Insider
A former Army sniper shares a trick for staying focusedIt even helped me in my personal life to be more mindful and focused. I was abl
A former Army sniper shares a trick for staying focused
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
It even helped me in my personal life to be more mindful and focused. I was able to soak up and fully experience a recent backpacking trip to the Yucatan peninsula. So, how do you use this trick to immediately make an impact and help you regain... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Boy Scouts to make trek to North Carolina to mountain bikethat it is "boy led" with strong mentoring from healthy adult leaders. Troop 1
Boy Scouts to make trek to North Carolina to mountain bike
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
that it is "boy led" with strong mentoring from healthy adult leaders. Troop 12 scouts stay active doing things like backpacking, rock climbing, canoeing, whitewater kayaking and of course, mountain biking. They also spend a lot of time... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Where are they now: Aspen High School graduate Jack Paleycan’t wait to see where it takes him. “I miss him,” Alpern said. “I wish he’d
Where are they now: Aspen High School graduate Jack Paley
The Aspen Times / Posted 3 days ago
can’t wait to see where it takes him. “I miss him,” Alpern said. “I wish he’d come home, but I wouldn’t want to stop him from conquering the world.” When Paley isn’t “conquering the world,” the Aspen native enjoys cooking, camping and backpac... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Backpackers sent packing from remote Top End pubsame if you're not working in a good environment or with a good team and people
Backpackers sent packing from remote Top End pub
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
same if you're not working in a good environment or with a good team and people aren't as rude up here." She agreed that a backpacking workforce did not offer employers stability and said: "they're constantly moving". India Broad left her cleaning... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Florida hiker missing in Grand Canyon for third day as rescue efforts continuedisappearing in the extreme western portion of the Grand Canyon, authorities sa
Florida hiker missing in Grand Canyon for third day as rescue efforts continue
The Arizona Republic / Posted 3 days ago
disappearing in the extreme western portion of the Grand Canyon, authorities said. Roberts was participating in a multiday backpacking trip with a group of hikers when he went missing. The National Park Service's search is focused on an area near... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Search resumes in Grand Canyon for missing Florida manhas issued an excessive heat warning through Wednesday. Roberts, of Treasure I
Search resumes in Grand Canyon for missing Florida man
Naples Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
has issued an excessive heat warning through Wednesday. Roberts, of Treasure Island, was on the first day of a multiday backpacking trip when he was reported missing Saturday afternoon. They say a member of Roberts' hiking group reported him... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Search resumes in Grand Canyon for missing Florida manhas issued an excessive heat warning through Wednesday. Roberts, of Treasure I
Search resumes in Grand Canyon for missing Florida man
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 4 days ago
has issued an excessive heat warning through Wednesday. Roberts, of Treasure Island, was on the first day of a multiday backpacking trip when he was reported missing Saturday afternoon. They say a member of Roberts' hiking group reported him... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Bay Area man reported missing on hike in the Grand CanyonNational Park. Park officials say 52-year-old Floyd E. Roberts III, of Treasur
Bay Area man reported missing on hike in the Grand Canyon
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 4 days ago
National Park. Park officials say 52-year-old Floyd E. Roberts III, of Treasure Island, was on the first day of a multiday backpacking trip when he was reported missing Saturday afternoon. They say a member of Roberts’ hiking group reported him... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Man critically wounded in stabbing on SF’s Hippie Hillslaying. In October, a three drifters were arrested in the killing of 23-year-
Man critically wounded in stabbing on SF’s Hippie Hill
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
slaying. In October, a three drifters were arrested in the killing of 23-year-old Audrey Carey, a Quebec native on a solo backpacking trip, who was found slain in the park during the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival. The suspects were later... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Man critically wounded in stabbing on SF’s Hippie Hillslaying. In October, a three drifters were arrested in the killing of 23-year-
Man critically wounded in stabbing on SF’s Hippie Hill
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
slaying. In October, a three drifters were arrested in the killing of 23-year-old Audrey Carey, a Quebec native on a solo backpacking trip, who was found slain in the park during the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival. The suspects were later... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
The best sites, apps for finding summer travel dealsWhether you want to go on a European backpacking adventure, relax on the beach
The best sites, apps for finding summer travel deals
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
Whether you want to go on a European backpacking adventure, relax on the beach or just get out of town for a few days, these sites and apps offer the best travel deals that will help you save money and give you one less excuse to not go on that... Read more
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Lacombe Globe
CACHS students strive to meet goalsbe out of Neighborhood Place by the end of the year. So in addition to biking,
CACHS students strive to meet goals
Lacombe Globe / Posted 4 days ago
be out of Neighborhood Place by the end of the year. So in addition to biking, hiking and running (including a two-night backpacking trip to Pinto Lake), the students held a pancake breakfast, where they cooked up flapjacks, eggs and... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Search on for missing Florida hiker in Grand Canyonat about 3 p.m. Saturday. The call was made by a member of Roberts' hiking grou
Search on for missing Florida hiker in Grand Canyon
The Arizona Republic / Posted 4 days ago
at about 3 p.m. Saturday. The call was made by a member of Roberts' hiking group on the first day of a scheduled multiday backpacking trip through the Grand Canyon, the statement said. Roberts was last seen near Kelly Tanks in Grand... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Petaluma firefighter remembered as friendly, outgoingwas there, Ahlin said. Haberski was athletic and in great physical shape, frie
Petaluma firefighter remembered as friendly, outgoing
Petluma360.com / Posted 5 days ago
was there, Ahlin said. Haberski was athletic and in great physical shape, friends said. He enjoyed high-altitude hiking, backpacking and cycling. He would cycle in triathlons, getting others to do the swimming and running parts. “He truly loved... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Pitch inminute. Relax and enjoy. • It's better to have it and not need it than not hav
Pitch in
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
minute. Relax and enjoy. • It's better to have it and not need it than not have it, so pack on the heavy side. You aren't backpacking. You won't have to carry it. • Pack only a few changes of clothes. You end up wearing the same clothes several... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
3-day outdoor getaway for womento Powder Mountain in Utah, Sept. 9-11. Each location limits participation to 5
3-day outdoor getaway for women
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 6 days ago
to Powder Mountain in Utah, Sept. 9-11. Each location limits participation to 500 people. Activities range from camping, backpacking, kayaking, outdoor cooking, mountain biking, paddle boarding, climbing, yoga, and hiking. Each class will have... Read more
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examiner.com
2016 summer gear previewmakes a great lineup of outdoor sunglasses. Where Costa focuses on the fishing
2016 summer gear preview
examiner.com / Posted 6 days ago
makes a great lineup of outdoor sunglasses. Where Costa focuses on the fishing market place, Native is all about hiking, backpacking, rock climbing, and river running. Native has the style of sunglasses and lens combination that fits your... Read more
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Rappler
[Where I've Been] Apo Reef, majestic underwater worlda freelance writer, social media manager, part-time travel junkie, and secretar
[Where I've Been] Apo Reef, majestic underwater world
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
a freelance writer, social media manager, part-time travel junkie, and secretary to her mom-cum-hands on aunt. She's been backpacking around the Philippines and Asia, and dreams of doing a road trip around Iceland soon. Kim enjoys good food,... Read more
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Rappler
Getting to these PH beaches isn't easy – but it's worth itand seeker who believes in traveling light, particularly in the inner journey.
Getting to these PH beaches isn't easy – but it's worth it
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
and seeker who believes in traveling light, particularly in the inner journey. Her wanderlust takes her to adventures like backpacking for seven weeks and exploring remote islands and bustling cities alike. Follow her adventures, travel tips, and... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Above the streets, beneath the stars: why you should try urban rooftop campingthe Appalachian trail. By my mid-20s, I had hiked on hundreds of trails across
Above the streets, beneath the stars: why you should try urban rooftop camping
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 7 days ago
the Appalachian trail. By my mid-20s, I had hiked on hundreds of trails across five continents. For me, nothing beats backpacking into an otherwise inaccessible campsite, having your own, uninterrupted space and being self-sufficient. That... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
More agencies join search for missing Modesto restaurant owner, girlfriendowner of Modesto’s Harvest Moon restaurant and his girlfriend are missing after
More agencies join search for missing Modesto restaurant owner, girlfriend
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
owner of Modesto’s Harvest Moon restaurant and his girlfriend are missing after not returning from a three-day backpacking trip east of Pinecrest Lake, about 80 miles east of Modesto in the Sierra Nevada. Also missing is his dog,... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Hot Buttered at the EdgeWe are always game to try the local fare. Mawdsley: The band’s formation sound
Hot Buttered at the Edge
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
We are always game to try the local fare. Mawdsley: The band’s formation sounds like another interesting story. You were backpacking in California? Did you have instruments? Who brought up the idea first? Yates: Me and the guitar player, Nat,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Modesto restaurant owner, girlfriend missing in SierraThe owner of Modesto’s Harvest Moon restaurant and his girlfriend are missing a
Modesto restaurant owner, girlfriend missing in Sierra
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
The owner of Modesto’s Harvest Moon restaurant and his girlfriend are missing after not returning from a three-day backpacking trip east of Pinecrest Lake, about 80 miles east of Modesto in the Sierra Nevada. The Tuolumne County search-and-rescue... Read more
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The Seattle Times
For son, time gives back best memories of father, replacing images of illness, deathMountains of upstate New York that he fell in love with while in forestry schoo
For son, time gives back best memories of father, replacing images of illness, death
The Seattle Times / Posted 8 days ago
Mountains of upstate New York that he fell in love with while in forestry school. I was 10 the first time we went backpacking. I still remember watching in awe as my Bronx-born father dammed a trickling stream with stones to create a... Read more
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iol.co.za
How to plan extraordinary tripsabout it and has a book coming out next year. Another person is Candace Rose Ra
How to plan extraordinary trips
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
about it and has a book coming out next year. Another person is Candace Rose Rardon. Like a lot of young people, she likes backpacking around, and she's also very good at drawing and painting. She managed to gradually turn that into her life as... Read more
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Herald Sun
Family’s frantic search for backpackerhas made an impassioned plea for him to come home. Dean Ranieri, 21, has not b
Family’s frantic search for backpacker
Herald Sun / Posted 8 days ago
has made an impassioned plea for him to come home. Dean Ranieri, 21, has not been seen since the start of his solo backpacking trip across Europe last month. His last known movements were in France, when he posted a photo of himself at the... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Karen Kefauver, Spin City: Trading my bike for a backpack, temporarilywhat prompted me to climb off the saddle and into boots? Curiosity. For years,
Karen Kefauver, Spin City: Trading my bike for a backpack, temporarily
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
what prompted me to climb off the saddle and into boots? Curiosity. For years, friends have breezily announced, “I’m going backpacking in the Sierras this summer.” Then they would disappear for weeks at a time. I only knew they had resurfaced when... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
What does an Appalachian Trail ridgerunner do?job is to interact with and ensure a positive trail experience for hikers. We e
What does an Appalachian Trail ridgerunner do?
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 8 days ago
job is to interact with and ensure a positive trail experience for hikers. We educate on anything and everything to do with backpacking the Appalachian Trail, most lessons of which fit neatly under the Leave No Trace umbrella of principles. We might... Read more
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NZCity
Justin Bieber says fighting is "not cool" following his recent scuffle in Cleveland, Ohio."That's why you don't take on 6ft 5in guys." The video comes shortly after it
Justin Bieber says fighting is "not cool" following his recent scuffle in Cleveland, Ohio.
NZCity / Posted 9 days ago
"That's why you don't take on 6ft 5in guys." The video comes shortly after it was reported Justin is planning to go backpacking in a bid to escape the pressures that are currently surrounding him. The chart-topping singer is currently on... Read more
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Triathlete / Inside Triathlon
7 Transition Blunders To Avoidseven biggest mistakes in transition. Prepping your transition bag before a ra
7 Transition Blunders To Avoid
Triathlete / Inside Triathlon / Posted 9 days ago
seven biggest mistakes in transition. Prepping your transition bag before a race can feel like gearing up for a month-long backpacking trip, and your mental checklist can quickly overwhelm clear, methodical preparation. Take note of these seven... Read more
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TribLIVE
Personality Test: Emily Rodgersup five dog fights in the course of 10 minutes. Top thing on my “bucket list”
Personality Test: Emily Rodgers
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
up five dog fights in the course of 10 minutes. Top thing on my “bucket list” to do before I'm gone: A variety of backpacking trips in college, which I no longer go on because all of my backpacking friends live elsewhere and I don't feel... Read more
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