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Sarah Joseph
Sarah Joseph

Sarah is a lover of all things outdoors. With a bright sense of adventure and a heart for the mountains, she is always thrilled to share nature with others through both pen and keyboard.

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Gym etiquette: The unwritten rules everyone should follow

Gym etiquette revolves around the principle of being considerate of others. It's about creating a space to support everyone in their fitness journey.
Cowboy boots on a wooden porch.

How to care for cowboy boots so your favorite footwear lasts

If you want to make your cowboy boots last for years, proper care is essential. Knowing the right techniques and products can make all the difference. 
A person holding a phone with the AllTrails Maps details.

These are the 5 best hiking apps for your outdoor adventures

Whether you're a novice hiker or an experienced adventurer, these top five hiking apps can revolutionize the way you explore nature's wonders.
Two people hiking the W Trek in Chile, mountains in the background.

Planning a camping or hiking trip? Reduce your carbon footprint with these tips

Reducing your carbon footprint while hiking or camping is not only a responsible choice but also an opportunity to deepen your connection with nature.
Man getting micro-needling treatment.

Micro-needling: Experts explain the risks and benefits for your skin

Micro-needling, is a cosmetic procedure that involves creating tiny, controlled puncture wounds in the skin using a device called a micro-needling pen.
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There’s a new list of the best glamping destinations (and the winner is as weird as it is cool)

With the growing interest in glamping, it's clear that more travelers are seeking the perfect blend of outdoor exploration and upscale comfort.
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From portable power to an outdoor projector, Anker unveils new eco-friendly products

No matter where you live, Anker Innovations is on a mission to free you from the clutches of the power grid. Here are a few of their new products.
Trail runner jogging through mountains.

Aum Gandhi reveals the secret health benefits of trail running

We had the privilege of interviewing Aum Gandhi, a trail runner who preaches the profound connection between outdoor activities and mental well-being.
A hiking trail through pine woods.

Looking for a new hiking spot? 340 miles have been added to the National Trails System

If you already frequent one of these 9 hiking trails added to the National Trails System, you will see more trail markers, signs, and maintenance staff.
A breathtaking view of Yellowstone National Park at sunset.

Yellowstone National Park issues a new warning (and we can’t believe people need to be told this)

The recent incidents in Yellowstone National Park serve as a stark reminder of the consequences of irresponsible behavior and disregard for wildlife.
Man hiking on Highlander adventure

Why more millennials are turning to hiking for exercise

If you've started hiking for exercise, you're not alone. Here's why millennials love it.
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5 amazing health benefits of swimming in the ocean

One should not overlook the incredible benefits of ocean swimming because it offers a unique experience that goes beyond the typical exercise routine.
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WatchOS 10 will make the Apple Watch a true cycling smartwatch

Check out Apple's watchOS 10 updates set to be released this fall, including Bluetooth compatibility with cycling sensors, FTP, and phone workouts.
Kvarøy Arctic Farm in Norway under the northern lights.

The northern lights: Why this should be your next destination vacation

The northern lights will be fantastic in the coming year. Scientists are saying that by 2025, we'll reach the solar maximum, the peak of the solar cycle.
Woman swimming breast stroke

Tips for beginners: How to get started with swimming

If you're new to swimming, don't feel intimidated. Swimming workouts are a fantastic way to stay fit and energized.
Barrel sauna inside

The unwritten rules of sauna etiquette

The rules of sauna etiquette can be confusing, and the last thing you want is to commit a sauna faux pas. Fret not, dear reader, because we've got you covered.
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The Different Strokes of Swimming: A Guide to Freestyle, Backstroke, Breaststroke, and Butterfly

The Different Strokes of Swimming: A Guide to Freestyle, Backstroke, Breaststroke, and Butterfly

It's time to flex those swimming muscles! Jump in to learn all about the 4 most common swimming strokes.
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How to properly use an electric toothbrush

How to properly use an electric toothbrush

There are differences between an electric toothbrush and a manual one, so re-learn your brushing routine when switching to an electric toothbrush.
A hiker carrying his hiking pack and gear.

Don’t make these 5 mistakes when packing your hiking pack

Don’t make these 5 mistakes when packing your hiking pack

These are the top 5 hiking pack mistakes you should steer clear of for a successful trek.
Anzick Outdoor Chef's Knife

This limited edition camping blade is good enough to be a chef’s knife

This limited edition camping blade is good enough to be a chef’s knife

Looking for a high-end camping knife? The James Brand's new limited edition kit is good enough to be a chef's knife.
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Is an electric toothbrush worth the cost? Experts weigh in

Is an electric toothbrush worth the cost? Experts weigh in

An electric toothbrush makes for a better clean, but is it all worth the cost? Experts say yes!
Caeleb Dressel of Team United States competes in the Men's 100m Butterfly Final at Tokyo Aquatics Centre on July 31, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan.

The benefits of swimming: Why you need to add this low-impact workout to your fitness routine

The benefits of swimming: Why you need to add this low-impact workout to your fitness routine

Looking for a low-impact way to stay fit? There are so many benefits of swimming that it should be part of your summer workout.
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How to waterproof a jacket in 3 simple steps

Waterproofing your jacket can transform a comfortable wardrobe staple into the ultimate waterproof rain jacket, and it’s really not as hard as you might think.
man swimming in ice

How Finns take the polar plunge to the next level with avanto

Avanto, a Finnish word that translates to "hole in the ice," refers to the practice of taking a plunge into icy water after a steamy sauna session.
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Most people think LIV is good for golf: Survey

While the emergence of LIV Golf has been met with criticism and controversy, the majority of respondents view it positively.
Vans MTE warm weather hiking boot

Vans hiking boots: Introducing a warm-weather addition to the MTE collection

Vans has just launched new hiking boots, the latest addition to its Made for the Elements (MTE) collection!
THE ICON, BMW's new EV Yacht

BMW’s latest project? An EV yacht dubbed THE ICON

THE ICON is not just your ordinary vessel — it's a symbol of cutting-edge innovation. Powered by batteries, this EV yacht is perfect for emission-free travel.
An inquisitive black bear plods through a new growth of trees.

Aggressive bears have shut down camping in this part of the Appalachian trail

The U.S. Forest Service has just closed a part of the Appalachian trail to overnight camping due to a surge in bear attacks.
Olive oil being poured into a bowl.

The ultimate guide to disposing of cooking oil the right way

It’s crucial to take a moment to understand the dangers of improper cooking oil disposal. That way, you can take steps to adopt safe, responsible practices.
sliced butter

How to soften butter: 4 easy ways (no microwave necessary)

There are several ways to soften butter quickly without a microwave. With just a few common household items, it can be done in a blink of an eye.
Birch vihta hanging in a Finnish sauna.

This is why Finns beat themselves with birch in the sauna

This traditional practice, known as “sauna vihta” involves clipping a bundle of fresh branches off of a birch tree and beating themselves with it in the sauna.
Mountain hiker with a large backpack looking into the distance.

Going on a solo hiking trip? Here’s how to stay safe while hiking alone

While solo hiking can be a thrilling and rewarding experience, let's not forget that solo hiking also comes with its own set of challenges and risks.
home sauna benefits

7 fantastic benefits of adding a home sauna to your wellness routine

Do you struggle to find time for relaxation? If so, a home sauna might just be the perfect addition to your wellness routine.
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There’s a new ranking of the 10 best national parks and some surprising faves aren’t on it

Searching for your next big adventure? Read on to discover which national parks made the top 10, and which fell short of everyone’s expectations.
Adult ebike by Razor

Razor has a new eBike made specifically for adults

Razor, the company best known for its iconic scooters, has a brand new eBike made specifically for adults.
A couple camping.

Revealed: These are the 10 best states for camping in the U.S.

It's no secret that Wyoming has always been a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts, and it's not hard to see why.