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27 Great Hiking Trails Near New York City

New York City is well-known for walking. People there walk to work; walk to lunch; walk home; at the very least walk to the subway or train station. They walk their dogs. Even with all that walking, many seek places ...

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10 Destinations With Names Outdoor Lovers Will Love

Outdoor lovers will love these romantic destination names, and checking out these great places themselves. It’s a quote that certainly fits around Valentine’s day. It’s got roses. It’s from “Romeo and Juliet.” It applies to outdoor lovers as much as ...

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Airbnb Experiences & Accommodations for Outdoor Lovers

Airbnb outdoor destinations are romantic for lovers of the outdoors.

Finding a romantic outdoor getaway has never been so easy. The world is literally at your fingertips. Airbnb not only offers a wide range of camping and glamping accommodations, they now catalog customizable Airbnb experiences as well. There are a ...

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Map Of The 16 Best Sleigh Rides In Michigan

16 Incredible Sleigh Rides In Michigan! Michigan is a magical place for sleigh rides! From the UP, down through northern Michigan, and all the way down to the Southwest – you’ll find farms that look forward to pulling friends and ...

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12 Great Winter Sleigh Rides In Wisconsin

There’s nothing quite like experiencing winter in Wisconsin…unless you’re experiencing it while riding in a horse drawn sleigh! We’ve put together a list of 12 great winter sleigh rides in Wisconsin, divided by area of the state! If you know ...

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Seeking (… and Avoiding) Scorpions

Seeking Scorpions in the desert not far from Las Vegas.

When you come to the desert for a camping trip, you can look at its most common wildlife as something to be scared of and avoid or as a focus of interest, learning, and discovery. Whether you find things like ...

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Have You Considered Airbnb for Camping or Glamping?

A glamping option at Nevada's Sandy Valley Ranch is a specially built covered wagon.

In planning 50 Campfires’ Field Trip: Death Valley, we knew that at least part way through the trip, we’d want to find a place to get out of the omnipresent sand, dust, and wind for at least one night. We ...

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Red Rock Canyon – Las Vegas’ Outdoor Paradise

Any wonder how Red Rock Canyon gets its name?

Just barely outside of the the Las Vegas metro area is the amazing Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Managed by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management, it offers dozens of hiking trails, an auto tour route, a campground, and ...

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Woodland Camping VS. Desert Camping

Desert sunsets viewed through the tent fly are worth putting up with the sand, searching for water, and avoiding scorpions.

Many, perhaps most, of 50 Campfires enthusiasts have been camping for much of their lives. Introduced by family car camping trips as children by their parents, the fun and traditions are passed along to their kids now. Despite a lifetime ...

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50 Campfires’ Three Favorite Outdoor Attractions Less Than An Hour From The Las Vegas Strip

There are great outdoor activities and destinations within an easy hour's drive of the famous welcome to Las Vegas sign.

Seriously! Las Vegas is a fantastic launching pad for family outdoor adventure. Here are three fantastic destinations, loaded with outdoor activities, that will leave you feeling a million miles away from the glitz, glamor, and overdone everything of Sin City. ...

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