Suzanne Downing

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Hiking With Dogs: 5 Beginner Tips

Hiking with your dog is a great way to enjoy nature and get in some beneficial exercise outdoors. Sometimes it just makes sense to take your dog along with you while you’re on the trail rather than leave them at home. Dogs can be great…

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Portable Fire Pits: Choosing the Right One

If you’ve ever sat outside around an open flame, you know the calming feeling that comes with the experience. And if you’ve ever roasted marshmallows for s’mores or cooked a hot dog on a stick over an open flame at camp, you know how easy…

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5 Outdoor Things To Do Near Bozeman, Montana

If you’re planning a road trip through Montana, a stop in Bozeman — Montana’s fourth-largest city — could add some adventure to your trip. Bozeman is nestled in southwest Montana in Gallatin County and is known as one of the top towns for outdoor recreation.…

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6 Beginner Tips for Backcountry Snowshoeing

Backcountry snowshoeing is a great way to get outside and play in the snow during the winter months. It’s also a good way to get some fresh air and get in an aerobic workout. And, since you’re lifting your legs higher than casual walking or…

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7 Best Hiking & Running Leggings for Women in 2022

With so many legging options in stores and online, it can be tough to choose the best leggings for you. When you’re out on the trail, you want to be comfortable and confident. And sometimes those indoor leggings you love for yoga or lounging just…

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