Tag Archives: biking

National Trails Day: Let’s Take a Hike

In 1993 the American Hiking Society sponsored the first National Trails Day hike. Over the next 20 years the event has grew to more than 2,000 events ranging from guided hikes to paddling excursions and similar outdoor adventures. American Hiking Society’s … Continue reading

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Discover the Golden Isles: Jekyll Island

The southernmost island of the Golden Isles, Jekyll Island was inhabited by Indians several hundred years ago; in subsequent years it has been used as a place for settlers and for a Civil War encampment. Jekyll Island was purchased in … Continue reading

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Alabama State Parks Celebrate 75 Years

From the beaches of the Gulf Coast to the Appalachian foothills, Alabama State Parks reflect every facet of the state’s rich natural landscape and in 2014 the state’s park system will celebrate a milestone—its 75th anniversary. The parks system preserves … Continue reading

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Ultra-Fab Introduces Dirt Bike Hauler/Carrier

Elkhart, Indiana-based Ultra-Fab has introduced the Ultra MX Hauler/Carrier designed to transport motocross bikes or scooters behind an SUV or recreational vehicle. With its 500 pounds load capacity, the Ultra MX Hauler/Carrier securely holds up to a 450 cc dirt … Continue reading

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Rand McNally Introduces Outdoor Handheld GPS

Rand McNally introduces its first handheld/bike mounted outdoor GPS device for hiking, biking, geocaching, and more. The Rand McNally’s Foris 850 comes loaded with millions of miles of high-quality street and trail maps, a sturdy bike mount, and an easy-to-use … Continue reading

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A Grill to Fit Your Pocket

Bashpole Inventions announces it has created an innovative, patent-pending portable grill: the Pocket Grill. Even though it’s large enough to cook for several people when assembled, it still folds small enough to fit into your pocket after use. Its size and … Continue reading

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Grub Hub Camp Kitchen Promotes Sustainable Camping

For many people base camping is a tradition that makes it possible to enjoy hiking, mountain biking, climbing, rafting, photography, fishing, hunting, surfing, and other outdoor activities, often many miles from home. “Unfortunately ‘car camping’ or ‘base camping’ is often … Continue reading

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Piggly Wiggly and South Carolina State Parks Partner on Annual Passport

Piggly Wiggly and the South Carolina Park Service are teaming up this Christmas season to give their customers a great deal on an annual State Park Passport. Piggly Wiggly customers can get a 20 percent discount on an annual pass … Continue reading

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The Top Five Best Adventure Travel Tours in North America

Please note that the following post is written by guest author, Peter Smith. There’s no need to travel abroad to see dense rainforests, explore lava fields, or kayak with orcas. North America is full of amazing sights waiting for adventure … Continue reading

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Jayco Supports Tour of Duty Bicycle Journey

Middlebury, Indiana-based Jayco Inc., America’s largest privately owned RV manufacturer, has donated two motorhomes to the Tour of Duty, a group of 24 Australian and American military, firefighters, and police who recently set off on a bicycle journey across the … Continue reading

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