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  • Join the Stray Cat Strut on the Cross Florida Greenway
    Join the Stray Cat Strut on the Cross Florida Greenway
    Walk, bicycle, or horseback ride for felines at the Stray Cat Strut at the Cross Florida Greenway (SR 200 to CR 484) on October 11, 2014. The funds raised by the participants will support Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) programs provided by Sheltering...
  • Legislation would require local input in BLM access planning
    Legislation would require local input in BLM access planning
    The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) would have to consult with local communities before changing access to any of its lands under new legislation. Rep. Paul Gosar (R-Arizona) introduced the Travel & Resource Access Including Local Stakeholders...
  • Highlands Center
    Take the Hiking Spree Challenge at the Highlands Center for Natural History
    If you’re an avid hiker who is ready to abandon the heat and get back on the trail, consider the Hiking Spree Challenge at the Highlands Center for Natural History in Prescott. The Highlands Center is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the...
  • Ballston Pond
    Tagging the trails through Arlington
    Sometimes one trail leads to another, either intersecting or dovetailing. However it happens it is most often well marked. After a while, experienced hikers become well oriented. Inexperienced hikers should grab a bike trail map.“These loop...
  • A Kenosha family getaway
    A Kenosha family getaway
    A vacation is all about fun, adventure, relaxation and experiencing a new destination. To ensure that one has the best of everything it is important to choose a place that offers all of this more for families.Kenosha, Wisconsin is one such...
  • Joy is Coming - A Devotion
    Joy is Coming - A Devotion
    Isaiah 30:18 (AMP)And therefore the Lord [earnestly] waits [expecting, looking, and longing] to be gracious to you; and therefore He lifts Himself up, that He may have mercy on you and show loving-kindness to you. For the Lord is a God of justice....
  • Vail Mountain Summer
    Vail Mountain’s available hiking and biking trails are all open
    All available hiking and biking trails on Vail Mountain are now open for the summer, including the Kinnickinnick and Sunlight hiking trails, which recently re-opened. Both trails had been closed in recent years due to construction projects...
  • EcoTarium
    “A banner day in my book”
    EcoTarium is a unique blend of science museum, zoo and park in Worcester MA augmenting a traditional indoor museum with special opportunities. The museums three floors have interactive exhibits of permanent and traveling exhibits.The museum has a...
  • Stroud Preserve: Take a stroll in the country
    Stroud Preserve: Take a stroll in the country
    Few places, these days, let you truly feel like you are out in the country, miles from nowhere. That is until you take a hike or leisurely stroll along the trails of Stroud Preserve, in West Chester. Consisting of more than 570 acres of grasslands...
  • Lone trail user
    Hit the trails but use caution
    Get out and exercise on any of our beautiful trails whether they are rail-trails, hiking trails, park trails or just paths next to rivers and streams. The trails are a great place to exercise, relax or take your dog for a walk. Our trails are...
  • Bill calls for using volunteers to maintain national forest trails
    Bill calls for using volunteers to maintain national forest trails
    The U.S. Forest Service (USFS) would have to come up with new and better ways to use volunteers to maintain its 158,000 miles of trails under new legislation. Reps. Cynthia Lummis (R-Wy.) and Tim Walz (D-Minn.) introduced the National Forest...
  • Wawa Preserve: Rock the trail along Rocky Run
    Wawa Preserve: Rock the trail along Rocky Run
    Natural Lands Trust owned Wawa Preserve includes a network of trails managed by Middletown Township. One of these trails is Rocky Run Trail, to be enjoyed by foot or horseback, alongside the fresh water creek of the same name.Stream in greenPart...
  • Cycling the trails in Grand Rapids
    Cycling the trails in Grand Rapids
    West Michigan, and specifically Grand Rapids, is developing quite a reputation for excellent bike trails. There are paved rail trails, dirt mountain bike trails, and hard packed gravel trails crisscrossing the area. In 2010 Outside Magazine ranked...
  • Pohatcong Native Arboretum
    Pohatcong Native Arboretum
    Located just off of Route 57 in Washington Township, Warren County, New Jersey there is a small and interesting arboretum worth visiting. The four-acre Pohatcong Native Arboretum opened last year after 11 years of planning and planting. It's...
  • Bill calls for nationwide recreational trail system
    Bill calls for nationwide recreational trail system
    National recreational trails would get a boost under legislation introduced in the Senate. Sens. Chris Coons (D-Del.) and Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) introduced the National Discovery Trails Act of 2014 (S. 2346), which would allow creation of national...