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Monday, March 19, 2018

A Toast To Fitness: Hiking Plus Wine Hits The Spot

Foodies take to the trails in the latest fitness trend. Hiking groups Great Hikes Plus One adds a social element to an old school activity with picnic lunches.

August 12, 2015

Hiking In The Swiss Alps, Near Lucerne, In The Footsteps of Mark Twain

Hiking is an especially beloved pastime in Switzerland, a nation veined with wanderwegen or footpaths that wind through the surreal landscapes

June 3, 2015

How To Stay Fit In Your 60’s And Beyond

Tips for staying mentally and physically healthy in your golden years.

December 9, 2014

Japan Volcano Rescue Suspended As Death Toll Rises To 36

An explosion from the Japanese volcano Mount Ontake leaves at least 36 dead.

September 29, 2014

Racing Through Nature

The story of a young man’s speed hiking the 2,663-mile Pacific Crest Trail has raised some environmentalist eyebrows, albeit only slightly. He was racing from California’s border with Mexico to Washington state’s with Canada. The cause was a good one — to raise money for the families of cancer patients. And it wasn’t like he […]

August 19, 2014