Month: August 2016

Celebrate 100 years of National Parks this weekend | Fox News

Theyre having a birthday-- and it's a big one. The National Park Service turns 100 on Aug. 25 and parks around the country are celebrating the milestone. Starting Thursday, entrance…
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Eight things that will happen to you during a week without phone or internet | Brigid Delaney

A war will start. Your family will die. So will your favourite celebrity. But on the flipside youll realise that Facebook really is rubbishEarly pioneers of the digital detox imagined…
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Obama creates largest ocean reserve, takes heat for new federal decrees | Fox News

A green sea turtle is seen off the coast of Oahu, Hawaii. (Reuters) President Obama, with the stroke of a pen, created the world's largest ocean reserve on Friday off…
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Why This Teen Believes The Boy Scouts Are ‘Behind’ The Times

Sydney Ireland has been called a trailblazer who represents the true values of the Boy Scouts, even though she’s a 15-year-old girl. The determined New York teen is leading a…
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Where to stay in the 10 most popular US national parks

To mark the US National Park Service turning 100 this week, Mary Caperton Morton picks the best places to stay, from hotels and cabins to campsites, in the countrys favourite…
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8 Wild Hookup Stories That Went Down At Music Festivals

Im not a big ~music festival~ person. In fact, if you asked me what my three biggest fears are, I would tell you rats, raves and death. In that order.…
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The Gorgeous Night Skies Of Yellowstone National Park Captured In A Time-Lapse Video

The beauty of Yellowstone is world-renowned. But when the Sun goes down, its a different beast altogether. Gracing crossroads between Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming, Yellowstone National Park is the United…
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A Simple Game During A Camping Trip With Friends Ends In An Adorable Proposal

A game that started out with whispers ended in celebratory screams. The Whisper Game is a staple of many great camping trips. The rules are quite simple: the first person…
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23 Unique Life-Saving Tips That You’ll Be Really Glad You Know

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DCI1_BTF'); }); 9. Vinegar works well to kill bacteria and treat skin burns and infections. iStock 10. Call out to a specific person when you're in a situation…
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How to survive the ultimate national park road trip | Fox News

Our home for the week. The RV campground in Cedar Breaks National Monument. (Dave Parfitt) Our teens had visited the top theme parks in the country, but they hadnt experienced…
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He Began With A Basic Hitch, But When He Was Finished, He Had An Epic Camper

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DCI2_BTF'); }); Our builder kept to his nautical theme. Reddit / Marauder All that was left to finish the exterior of the camper was to install the lights.…
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8 Dog-Friendly Date Ideas For When You Don’t Want To Leave Your Dog At Home

Dating when you have a dog can becomea little tricky. Having a date curfew because you’ve “got to get back for the dog” is frustrating.It’s even harder as a relationship…
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How to inflate an air matress without a pump.

It’s happened to all of us at some point where you’re out camping or you just end up needing to sleep on an air mattress while you’re in-between beds. It’s…
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7 Natural Wonders That Will Convince You To Travel To Canada ASAP

When youre planning your next vacation, dont underestimate Canada. Especially if youre into beautiful natural wonders and amazing scenery. Im Canadian, and what I brag about most is our nature…
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Hundreds evacuated from path of wildfire in southern France

Marseille, Frances second-largest city, in danger as high winds whip the blaze onward and airport reroutes planes to make way for firefighting aircraftHundreds of people have been evacuated from homes…
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Officials need help finding whoever lit illegal campfire that grew into Big Sur wildfire | Fox News

Officials are asking for help in finding the people who started an illegal campfire that grew into a massive wildfire north of Big Sur that has destroyed dozens of homes…
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Camper killed after tree falls on tent in Edinburgh – BBC News

Image caption Police were called to an area of woodland accessed from Miller Row A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: "Officers have consulted with the appropriate partners, who are confident that…
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Camping on a cliff? Extreme sport takes sleeping to new heights | Fox News

Just trekking the camping gear up the cliff face is a feat in itself. (Daniel Gambino) I feel strangely cozy 300 feet off the ground. For starters, the view is…
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As many miles as possible: what are 24-hour races like?

From the Glastonbury of running to hardcore concrete loops, 24-hour events inspire unbelievable camaraderie and take you beyond your previous limitsOn a weekend in June, about 3,000 runners took part…
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5 Ways You Can Be Completely Eco-Friendly At Music Festivals This Season

I’ll never forget my favorite memory from my first music festival. My best friend and I were sitting in a giant field, listening to Ben Harper sing in the sunshine,…
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