Travel and Outdoor Advice

8 Best Hiking Apps to Download Before You Hit the Trails

While nature often provides a well-needed escape from technology, smartphones can actually enhance an outdoor experience. From apps featuring stats on everything from trail length ...

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Essential Items to Put On Your Road Trip Packing List

Even minimally seasoned travelers know that flying can sometimes be a hassle. It might be quicker for many long-distance trips and is obviously necessary for ...

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The 25 Best State Parks in Maine

Throughout Maine’s 32 state parks, visitors can expect plenty of outdoor adventure and fun. From hiking and biking to boating and swimming, Maine is ...

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The Best Daypacks

Daypacks are an subset of the backpack family. They can serve a variety of functions, from holding essential gear on a hike, to keeping you ...

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6 Beautiful Mountains in Maine

Along with seaside treasures and pristine lakes, Maine is home to some of New England’s most picturesque peaks. From coastal summits to inland mountain ...

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10 Must-Visit Lakes in Maine

With 6,000 lakes located throughout Maine, Vacationland visitors are never far from freshwater fun. Whether you’re looking to launch a kayak, take a ...

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Seven Fun Camping Games and Activities

Whether you’re trekking to a remote backcountry spot or setting up a family tent at the beach, camping is a great activity for people of ...

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10 Fantastic Beaches in Maine

Though only 70 miles of Maine’s 3,500-mile rugged coastline is categorized as beach, those 70 miles make the Pine Tree State a premier ...

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12 Great Beach Camping Locations on the East Coast

When most people think about camping, they often conjure up images of heavily wooded forests. However, beach camping is one of the most highly underrated ...

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Best Gift Ideas for Hikers

Let’s face it: shopping as adults for other adults usually isn’t an easy task. However, there’s always something that you can get ...

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Highest Vertical in USA

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