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Estes Park Wild Side 4×4 Tours : Take a Ride on the Wild Side [VIDEO]

While a Colorado car camping trip is prized for the beautiful and sometimes rugged hiking opportunities, there’s another option. In Estes Park, just outside the Rocky Mountain National Park, the 50 Campfires Team discovered Wild Side 4×4 Tours. A bit ...

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Hiking Into Glenwood Springs Colorado : Glenwood Hot Springs

Hike to Glenwood Springs … and Back Glenwood Springs, Colorado is a little town in a canyon where the Colorado River and the Roaring Fork River converge. As you roll into town, you’ll wind through a 12-mile stretch called Glenwood ...

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Colorado River Fishing : Estes Park & Taylor River [VIDEO]

Colorado Rocky Mountain FISH! Perhaps more than any other state, Colorado typifies the “mountain lifestyle.” That includes hiking, biking, climbing, and simple appreciation of the scenic beauty and clean air. But consider this: Colorado is also home to more than ...

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So I Tried Vanlife For A Weekend On The North Shore In Minnesota with VanGo Automotive

If you spend any time at all on Instagram you probably know that #vanlife is a thing. A quick search of the hashtag pulls up over three million photos of attractive people living lovely carefree lives in their decked out ...

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Swim With The Manatees: River Venture Tours

you too can swim with the manatees courtesy of River Ventures.

Florida offers a unique opportunity in all of the United States to swim with the manatees. Manatees are unlike any other type of wildlife, and the only place to see them with any regularity in the United States is in ...

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Blue Crab Trapping for Beginners

everything is ready for some blue crab trapping

Blue crab trapping is a fun, relaxing way to spend a lazy day on Florida’s Nature Coast. The crustaceans are abundant and delicious. The fresh, brackish, and salt waterways of Florida’s Nature Coast are all home to blue crabs. What’s ...

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Try This Nature’s Coast Thrill Ride: River Safaris Airboat Tour [VIDEO]

airboat tour with river safaris is better than an amusement park ride

Perhaps the best way to see a bunch of the Nature Coast – really fast – is on board an airboat tour. These thrill rides with River Safaris truly offer something for everyone whether you prefer a thrill ride or a ...

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On The Line: Photographer and World Traveler – Kylie Fly

Another day, another mountain top for world traveler Kylie Fly.

You might wonder who captures all the incredible images of the 50 Campfires Field Trips. That would be an incredible photographer and kindred outdoor spirit by the name of Kylie Fly.  While she’s based in Salt Lake City, Utah the ...

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ON THE LINE: Owen Rachampbell of Darn Tough Socks Hikes the A.T.

Owen Rachampbell of Darn Tough Socks in Smoky Mountains National Park on Charlies Bunyon.

The challenges of thru-hiking the Appalachian Trail are many – both physical and mental. Then, think about setting out to do it on your own … in just four months! You’ve got to be darn tough!Owen Rachampbell was the right ...

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Looking Back : Vintage Camping In Minnesota

As the old saying goes, they just don’t make ’em like they used to. While times (and gear) have changed, we decided to take a fond look back at some history of vintage camping in Minnesota over the years. As ...

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