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Daily Deals, Friday 02/03/2023

Start your weekend off right by shopping for some of our favorite deals. Check them out before they’re gone! Brita Insulated Filtered Water Bottle – 10% off Take 10% off of a Filtered Brita water bottle. Stay hydrated when you’re hiking, biking, or just going about [...]

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New England Snow Report

If you’re hitting the slopes this weekend, make sure you know where to catch the best pow! (And stay warm out there!) Vermont Bolton Valley Bromley Mountain Burke Mountain Jay Peak Killington Resort  Mad River Glen Mount Snow Okemo Mountain Resort Smugglers’ Notch Resort Stowe [...]

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The 10 Best Deals in REI’s Massive Winter Sale

If you’re already a savvy shopper, you know now is the time to take advantage of big sales on outdoor gear. With the holidays over and shops desperate to offload last season’s product, huge markdowns abound. Fortunately, America’s most popular outdoor gear store is no [...]

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10 Coldest Places on Earth

Can you imagine what negative 100 degrees Fahrenheit feels like? There are places across the globe where this temp is the norm – and where winter‘s plunging temps routinely range from negative 30 to negative 100. From arctic research stations to parts of Siberia, here [...]

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How Thick Should Ice Be to Safely Ice Fish?

While some ice anglers have hard-and-fast rules about how many inches thick the ice should be to make it safe to fish – the reality is, no ice is truly safe ice and any journey across it comes with its own risks. Note that safety [...]

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Mastering Base Layers: Material, Fit and Weight

Learning how to layer in the winter seems simple, but can be a challenging skill to master. You want—and need—to be warm, but we’re often moving through a mix of activities and intensity levels which adds complexity, like actively hiking to a lookout then sitting [...]

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Two Skiers Survive Lake Tahoe Avalanche

On January 19, 2023, two skiers got caught in an avalanche just outside Heavenly Mountain Resort’s ski area boundaries. Both survived.  According to the Sierra Avalanche Center (SAC), the avalanche forecast that day was “considerable,” a designation that indicates significant avalanche danger in backcountry terrain. [...]

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Connecticut Family Finds Bear Under Porch—and Decides to Let Him Stay

On December 30, 2022, Vincent Dashukewich was playing with his dog in his backyard when his 3-year-old pitbull suddenly became fixated on something beneath the back deck. Dashukewich peered under the porch—and discovered an enormous male black bear curled beneath, hibernating.  In a video that’s [...]

Daily Deals

Daily Deals, Friday 02/03/2023

Start your weekend off right by shopping for some of our favorite deals. Check them out before they’re gone! Brita Insulated Filtered Water Bottle [...]

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New England Snow Report

If you’re hitting the slopes this weekend, make sure you know where to catch the best pow! (And stay warm out there!) Vermont Bolton [...]

Daily Deals

The 10 Best Deals in REI’s Massive Winter Sale

If you’re already a savvy shopper, you know now is the time to take advantage of big sales on outdoor gear. With the holidays [...]

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10 Coldest Places on Earth

Can you imagine what negative 100 degrees Fahrenheit feels like? There are places across the globe where this temp is the norm – and [...]

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How Thick Should Ice Be to Safely Ice Fish?

While some ice anglers have hard-and-fast rules about how many inches thick the ice should be to make it safe to fish – the [...]

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Mastering Base Layers: Material, Fit and Weight

Learning how to layer in the winter seems simple, but can be a challenging skill to master. You want—and need—to be warm, but we’re [...]

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Two Skiers Survive Lake Tahoe Avalanche

On January 19, 2023, two skiers got caught in an avalanche just outside Heavenly Mountain Resort’s ski area boundaries. Both survived.  According to the [...]

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Connecticut Family Finds Bear Under Porch—and Decides to Let Him Stay

On December 30, 2022, Vincent Dashukewich was playing with his dog in his backyard when his 3-year-old pitbull suddenly became fixated on something beneath [...]

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Winter Emergency Kit for the Car: Here’s What Should Be in It

No one ever expects to get a flat or skid off the road. Be prepared in case you ever have to spend hours in [...]

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