Staying On the Trail vs. Going Off the Beaten Path

There are hiking trails throughout some of the most beautiful places in the world. When people set out on a trip, they get to experience nature and enjoy sights and sounds around them. Sometimes when people look beyond the trail and see the amazing natural world just outside its borders, they might want to slip

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What To Do When Hiking in Summer’s Heat

Nature's Housekeeper

Hiking is a great way to escape from the hub-bub of a busy life, connect with nature, and get exercise. Before stepping onto the trail, some considerations should be made to ensure safety.   We asked Michael Gurnow, author of Nature’s Housekeeper, some questions on how to stay cool while hiking in the heat of summer.

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