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    Geocaching – mixing the outdoors with technology

    It’s the summer and you are looking for free and fun thing to do outdoors with the kids or with friends. Then why not try out Geocaching.   What is geocaching? Geocaching was originally similar to the 160-year-old game letterboxing, which uses clues and references to landmarks embedded in stories. Geocaching was conceived shortly after the removal of Selective Availability

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    Our Canada best eats

    The last in our posts for Canada 2017. It has been an awesome adventure! From high up in the mountains to canoeing on the lakes who could leave without reviewing the food. The places that we visited had such an eclectic mix of food and we definitely felt treated – so without further ado, here are our Canadian best bites.

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    Northern lights wolf centre

    About the Northern lights wolf centre The Northern Lights Wildlife Wolf centre promotes wolf conservation throughout the natural environment. They value the role these carnivores play in nature and strive to provide a one-of-a-kind, quality experience to the public as they support conservation through education. The centre The Wolf centre itself is an educational centre, where people come to learn

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    KEEN Westward mens boots review

    KEEN is an American clothing, shoe, and bag manufacturing company based in Portland, Oregon. KEEN’s stated purpose is to “create original and versatile products, improve lives, and inspire outdoor adventure.” Founded in 2003 by Martin Keen and Rory Fuerst, KEEN products are now available in retail locations throughout the United States, and are distributed worldwide. Features The Westward is an

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    KEEN Terradora walking boot review

    It is now the age where brands are producing more high-end outdoor equipment that has been designed both by women, for women. In doing so they can explore and be more adventurous whilst feeling comfortable and trusting in the equipment that they have. One of those pioneers is KEEN footwear. They have recently released the Terradora hiking boot for Summer 2017.

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    Best of Banff and Lake Louise

    We have just spent five days exploring the stunning Banff and Lake Louise, going through Banff, Jasper and Yoho national parks with our free Canada 150 park pass. There is so much to do and see in this beautiful area surrounded by the Rocky Mountains, and we think Banff and Lake Louise are great areas to explore. Here are our

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    Bedrock Cairn Sandals review

    The Bedrock sandal company kindly provided us with two pairs of their Bedrock Cairn sandals for our trip to Canada. Bedrock Sandals are an up and coming company based in Richmond, California and the team have spent a lot of effort in making a sandal that is worthy of the great outdoors! About Bedrock Bedrock Sandals began during outdoor field work jobs

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    5 must do activities for the adventurous couple in Whistler this summer

    Try your hand at downhill on the Bike Park 101 If you are an avid mountain biker or you are just starting out, Whistler bike park is the place for you! Take a 2 hour personal mountain bike instruction for you and your loved one. With personal bike instruction you will both feel the adrenaline rushing as you tackle the

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    Dakine 100L split roller review

    About Dakine Dakine was founded in Hawaii in 1979 and located at the base of Mt. Hood in Hood River, Oregon, Dakine builds backpacks, travel bags, accessories, outerwear and clothing for people who love to surf, snowboard, skateboard, mountain bike, ski, windsurf, kiteboard and travel. Features Outside the bag On the outside of the bag there are two pockets for

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    Trakke Assynt 17 backpack review

    Tucked away down a small road near the River Clyde in Glasgow lies Trakke. Trakke is the brainchild of Alec Farmer, a Glasgow School of Art graduate who was bored of the mundane carriables available on the market and decided to do something about it. While still at uni, he began creating bags by scavenging scraps of material from skips in

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