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  • Farnsworth jacket by Big Agnes
    Keep active and stay warm in the Farnsworth jacket by Big Agnes
    When my box arrived via UPS with my Farnsworth jacket, I was initially afraid that they had forgotten to put it in the box. It was honestly that lightweight. After opening the box and confirming that it was in fact there, I then began to wonder if...
  • 3rd Annual 2014 Ocean-Reef-Beach Festival
    The Third Annual 2014 Ocean-Reef-Beach Festival
    Melbourne, FL (November 28, 2014) The 3rd Annual Ocean Reef Beach Festival is coming to Pelican Beach Park in Satellite Beach on December 6th, 2014. The festival is a one-of-a-kind event that celebrates every facet of our coastal lifestyle;...
  • tasc Performance Bamboo+Merino Level B 1/4-zip
    Gear review: tasc Performance Bamboo+Merino Level B 1/4-zip
    The combination of 30 percent Merino wool and 60 percent bamboo Viscose blend of the tasc Performance Bamboo+Merino Level B 1/4-zip ($90) takes natural tech fabrics to an entirely new level.Merino wool, if you don’t already know, is wool...
  • IcyBreeze
    Nothing cooler than the IcyBreeze
    When summer hits, many people hesitate to leave the comfort of their air conditioned homes and apartments. Appointments get put off, opportunities to enjoy nature are postponed and the idea of sleeping in a stuffy, hot tent doesn’t sound...
  • It's time for some skiing
    Johnstown Area Skiing: what you should know for opening day 2014
    Wednesday’s snow coupled with a nice cold snap earlier in the week mean only mean one thing, it is time to think about the ski season. And several of our local ski resorts have announced that they are opening this weekend for skiing. So...
  • Want to know more about your Thanksgiving turkey?
    Want to know more about your Thanksgiving turkey?
    Happy Thanksgiving to all readers! Ever wanted to know more about your wild turkey you cooked up? Did you know,the turkey was Benjamin Franklin's choice for the United States's national bird?Wild turkeys mostly forage on forest floors, but...
  • The snow lovers season is underway in the Lehigh Valley region
    The snow lovers season is underway in the Lehigh Valley region
    Wednesday’s snowfall was just the incentive snow lovers needed to hit the slopes for skiing, boarding and tubing. And for those on skinny skis, cross-country skiing opportunities.As we’re set for another winter of fun, snow loving...
  • Young mallard at Lake Murray
    Lake Murray was full of birds this month!
    November 2014 at Lake Murray in San Diego was fairly quiet in terms of new birds visiting the area. By the end of the month, fewer migrating birds were seen coming in and many species seemed to have settled in for the winter. The lake is currently...
  • Changes  proposed to surfclam and quahog fishery management
    Changes proposed to surfclam and quahog fishery management
    The Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council (MAFMC) plans to add a Cost Recovery Amendment to the Atlantic Surfclam and Ocean Quahog Fishery Management Plan. MAFMC announced in the Federal Register of Friday, Nov.28, 2014 that will open a public...
  • Holiday gift giving ideas for outdoors folks
    Holiday gift giving ideas for outdoors folks
    With Christmas gift giving just around the corner, it seems sportsmen and sports gals are always the toughest to buy for. As such, here are some gift ideas, many of which are under $100 that should delight a variety of outdoors folks...
  • 2014 Los Cabos Big Game Fish Boat Classic
    2014 Los Cabos Big Game Charter Boat Classic Final Results
    Melbourne, Florida (November 27, 2014) For those of you that follow offshore fishing, here are the results from the2014 Los Cabos Big Game Charter Boat Classic. The Free Angler Entry Los Cabos Big Game Charter Boat Classic, presented by the Los...
  • Multi-year licenses
    Prices for PA fishing licenses reduced starting on Cyber Monday
    Beginning on Cyber Monday, December 1, and lasting to the end of the month, Pennsylvania anglers can purchase three-year and five-year fishing licenses at $3 and $5 off the regular price. Also, annual licenses are $1 off anytime throughout the...
  • Squaw Valley opens for the season
    Squaw Valley opens for the season
    Melissa Matheney, PR maven at Squaw Valley/Alpine Meadows, said today that Squaw Valley has opened for the 2014-2015 ski season. Skiing, boarding and ice skating are all available.What's open? According to Matheney, Squaw has five lifts...
  • Carnegie Science Center presents new line-up of laser shows
    Carnegie Science Center presents new line-up of laser shows
    Celebrate the holidays with Carnegie Science Center’s Laser Holiday Magic that has everything from songs from popular children's movies, Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Bing Crosby and more. Also in the winter line-up and back by popular...
  • Waterfalls on Fall Creek
    Waterfalls on Fall Creek
    It’s been 4 years since The Grandfather Mountaineers first enjoyed the plethora of cascades and falls along Fall Creek. And things have changed.Although there is no maintained trail, there is a path that is much easier to follow than before....