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November 1, 2008

Linda Teeple: River Walking: Walking Buddies, Part 18

Category: Uncategorized – Hiking News 9:32 am

Sun-speckled water gurgles over rocks in a shallow spot in the stream, a glistening mountain range of ripples erupts, mimicking the jutting rocks and mounded stones swept smooth by rushing water.

October 30, 2008

55 years later, Australian man treks to site of San Mateo County…

Category: Uncategorized – Hiking News 10:59 am

A view of the coastal hills near Kings Mountain in San Mateo County on October 29, 2008.

October 29, 2008

Hiking the Southwest’s magical Paria Canyon is an artfully arduous odyssey

Category: Uncategorized – Hiking News 10:16 pm

You walk softly and quietly in Buckskin Gulch, not out of reverence but because this long slot canyon is so closed-in, spooky and dark it seems that around the next wild-textured red rock bend you might step …

October 27, 2008

When the going gets tough, Norway’s ‘tough’ go hiking

Category: Uncategorized – Hiking News 11:42 pm

Never have so many Norwegians headed for the hills as when Oslo’s stock market has been taking a dive.

New Brunswick’s Fundy Trail grows in popularity as improvements planned

Category: Uncategorized – Hiking News 3:27 pm

Nestled along New Brunswick’s south coast, well away from the major highways, is one of Atlantic Canada’s true tourism gems – the Fundy Trail.

October 26, 2008

The greatest walks on Earth

Category: Uncategorized – Hiking News 2:55 am

It doesn’t matter where you are in the world: walking is the way to go. October 25, 2008 Where are the best places on Earth to lace up your hiking boots? Christopher Somerville makes his choices.

October 25, 2008

Plainfield’s hiking trails expand, add new bridge

Category: Uncategorized – Hiking News 2:33 am

Plainfield’s network of hiking trails is growing with more than two miles of additional paved paths, another pedestrian bridge and other features in the next month.

October 24, 2008

Beat the snow to Coast Range hiking duo

Category: Uncategorized – Hiking News 1:35 pm

The sign notes the summit of Elk Mountain, but that’s Kings Mountain in the distance in the Oregon Coast Range.

Get Out! Pssst…three spots to hike in fall’s glory

Category: Uncategorized – Hiking News 5:35 am

I can live without hiking in August or February. But October? That would be like a college-basketball fan sitting out March.

October 23, 2008

Chemical warfare boots made for the trail

Category: Uncategorized – Hiking News 5:18 am

Stephen Regenold Gear Junkie It may look like a traditional mid-height leather hiking boot.