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The Pack Project Activation Grant
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The Pack Project Activation Grant

For those passionate about connecting others with the outdoors, get your plans ready. Outdoor Nation and Merrell will be awarding $25,000 worth of grants to a minimum of ten projects. The grants will be awarded to those that have plans to not only connect people with the outdoors, but create […]

Stacy Bare: Making the Outdoors Available to Everyone
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Stacy Bare: Making the Outdoors Available to Everyone

Stacy Bare is a veteran, outdoor enthusiast, a local leader, and the Director of the Sierra Club Mission Outdoors. After experiencing the power of the outdoors as a veteran, Stacy now shares that same experience with others, whether they be veterans or children. Stacy took some time to share how anyone […]

Hand to Rock: Climbing for Beginners Who are Out of Shape and Don’t Have a Clue
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Hand to Rock: Climbing for Beginners Who are Out of Shape and Don’t Have a Clue

Hey, chubby! Yeah, you! I can tell that there’s a svelte, sexy, animal of a rock-climber hiding under that soft and flabby exterior. Perhaps you have some climber friends and you’re jealous of the rippling back muscles. Perhaps you just think climber chicks are hot and wanna impress them. Or, […]

Out of Sight: a film about bouldering in Fontainebleau
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Out of Sight: a film about bouldering in Fontainebleau

Anybody who fancies himself a climber knows about Fontainebleau. As one of the planet’s largest areas for climbing, Fontainebleau earns it’s reputation as the world’s premiere climbing destination. But, not every climber has the good fortune of living in France… Before you dismiss the possibility of experiencing Fontainebleau as fantasy, […]

North Face’s Explore Fund Gets Kids Outside
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North Face’s Explore Fund Gets Kids Outside

Creativity and exploration are needed for the growth of youth. Taking a hike or drifting down a river, these are things everyone should have the opportunity to experience. Yet our culture pulls people indoors, continually disconnecting us from a world of beauty and experiences. The Explore Fund is North Face’s way […]

Amazing Earthfest is…Amazing!
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Amazing Earthfest is…Amazing!

Dialog about public lands in Utah is reaching a boiling point. Utah, with its 30 million acres of public lands, including iconic wonders like the Arches National Park and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, has seen legislation introduced to transfer public lands to state ownership, superimpose a grazing zone over a […]

10 Reasons to Start Rock Climbing
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10 Reasons to Start Rock Climbing

Ever thought about getting into rock climbing? Here are 10 reasons why you should: It’s never boring There are more routes in the world you to climb than time to climb them. Seriously. You will never run out of crags or walls, no matter what kind of rock climbing you […]

Tree Climbing Champion
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Tree Climbing Champion

Maybe you’ve never had this sort of encounter, but it does happen. You ask someone where they’re working, and they simply respond saying, “I climb trees”. You may pause, and ask them to say that again, or you may chuckle thinking it’s a joke. Maybe you would say “I asked […]

10 Reasons to Throw Away your TV (and GTFO)
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10 Reasons to Throw Away your TV (and GTFO)

These days people spend too much time watching TV and not enough time doing things that are more productive and healthy. Instead of getting caught up in a TV watching routine on the weekends or after work, here is a list of better things you can do!  Go Outside More […]

Make History with Expedition Denali
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Make History with Expedition Denali

Think of the first time you did your taxes (if you’ve never done taxes, think of when you filled out your first job application). Did you jump in there like champ, knowing every single checkmark box to check, answer and response? Not a chance. You probably had someone who was […]