Ford Introduces 2017 F-Series Super Duty Designed For Towing

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Ford has introduced the 2017 F-Series Super Duty, a pickup truck designed for towing. Super Duty offers the most towing and hauling capability and the most horsepower and torque of any heavy-duty pickup truck, according to a company news release. Super Duty’s enhanced capability starts with high-strength, military-grade, aluminum alloy, and high-strength steel that help […]

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National Parks Service Centennial: 10 Great Bargains

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Today marks the 100th anniversary of the establishment of the National Parks Service. Reflecting on the tremendous value that America’s national parks represent, following are 10 great bargains available to national park visitors. Free Admission Days Each year, the National Park Service offers nine to 16 admission-free days for all visitors. The fee-free days include Martin Luther […]

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Coachmen Introduces New Galleria Class B Motorhome Floor Plan

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Galleria by Coachmen RV, a Division of Forest River, continues to expand floor plan selections along with its dealer/partner network. Coachmen RV and Mercedes have combined their decade’s worth of experience to introduce Galleria, a Class B Motorhome that offers the utmost in quality, luxury, and value. Built on the award winning 3500 Mercedes Sprinter […]

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Celebrating 100 years of National Parks Service

Spider Rock, the unofficial symbol of Canyon de Chelly, is a sandstone obelisk that rises more than 800 feet from the canyon floor at the junction of Canyon de Chelly and Monument Canyon. © Rex Vogel, all rights reserved

The National Parks Service turns 100 years old on Thursday. According to the National Parks Service, visitation reached an all-time high in 2015, with more than 307 million visitors. As the National Park Service celebrates its centennial this week, many of the parks nationwide have planned special festivals and programs to mark the anniversaries of […]

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100 Years of National Parks: 5 Ways To Celebrate

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On August 25, 2016, the National Park Service turns 100. What’s the perfect gift for a centennial birthday? Yourself! Get out there and enjoy America’s National Parks! Here are five ways you can celebrate: Paddle a River The marked Cedar Creek Canoe Trail winds approximately 15 miles through the Congaree National Park (South Carolina), starting […]

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Clemson University & National Park Service Release Open Parks Network

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Clemson University and the National Park Service have released the Open Parks Network, a digital gallery of rare and unique material from the archives of America’s national parks, historic sites, and battlefields. The network’s website is growing perpetually and currently features more than 100,000 high-resolution, public domain images. The project team is adding 40 photo albums of material […]

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Dometic Introduces Ice-Free Mobile Cooling Units

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Elkhart, Indiana-based Dometic Group recently introduced its new line of portable refrigerator/freezers units. Dometic will showcase the CX-28US and CFX-95DZUS, as well as the CC-40US and a range of other mobile cooling products and accessories at the Outdoor Retailer Summer Market in Salt Lake City, Utah, August 3-6, according to a company news release. “The CFX looks […]

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