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  1. 11 ways to Get Your Kids Off Screens and Outdoors This Summer

    With a little inspiration and planning you can keep your kids active and entertained sans tablets and tvs.

  2. 7 Recipes for Summertime Smoothies That Perfectly Fit Your Personality

    Whether you’re looking to get your daily requirement of fruits and veggies, recovering after a hard workout, or want something quick and nutritious for breakfast, one of these drinks is sure to do the trick.

  3. The Black Warrior Riverkeepers: Keeping A Critical Alabama Watershed Healthy

    The Black Warrior Riverkeepers protect one of Alabama's largest and most important watersheds.

  4. The Inspiring Story of Alabama’s Chinnabee Silent Trail

    Here's the story of how a troop of deaf Boy Scouts built Alabama's Chinnabee Silent Trail.

  5. Tips for Riding the Alabama Skyway Bikepacking Route

    Here are tips for riding the Alabama Skyway, a perfect bikepacking route for beginners.

  6. 7 Fun in the Sun Memorial Day Events in Alabama

    From watermelon eating contests to the great Beach Ball Drop, here are seven fun Memorial Day events in Alabama.

  7. 5 Easy Ways to Participate in National Walk at Lunch Day

    National Walk at Lunch Day encourages workers, students, and individuals to get outside in the fresh air, rejuvenate, and get healthier.

  8. A Beginner’s Guide to Backpacking Safety

    Before you explore the Alabama backcountry, check out this this beginner's guide to backpacking safety.

  9. Coosa Riverkeepers: The Watchdog for a Threatened Alabama Waterway

    The Coosa Riverkeepers are working to protect one of Alabama's most important and most threatened rivers.

  10. 8 of the Rarest Wildflowers in Alabama and Where to Find Them

    Here's where to find eight of the rarest wildflowers in Alabama.

  11. Alabama Spring Road Trip: Don't Miss These Amazing Waterfalls

    Hit the road this spring for a three-day trip to see some of Alabama’s most amazing waterfalls.

  12. A Paddling and Fishing Guide to Alabama’s Lakes

    Follow this guide for fishing, kayaking and stand-up paddleboarding on Alabama lakes.

  13. 7 Fun Family Adventures in Birmingham

    From riding ziplines to paddling, here are seven fun family adventures in Birmingham.

  14. The 5 Best Day Hikes on the Pinhoti Trail in Alabama

    These five day hikes will lead you to the best sections of the Pinhoti Trail in Alabama.

  15. 5 Tips for Getting a Good Night’s Sleep on the Trail

    Follow these five tips to get a good night’s sleep and stay alert and healthy on the trail.

  16. A Quick & Dirty Guide to Overlanding in Alabama

    Follow this Alabama guide to overlanding, which combines camping and off-roading.

  17. How to Explore Alabama’s 4 State Forests

    Alabama's four state forests provides great recreational opportunities for outdoor lovers of all ages.

  18. Alabama’s 8 Best Wildlife-Watching Events

    From a cave full of bats to turtles on the beach, these are the eight best wildlife -watching events in Alabama.

  19. 10 Reasons to Visit Alabama State Parks in Winter

    Thinner crowds, reduced rates, and amazing views are just a few of the 10 reasons to visit Alabama state parks in winter.

  20. 8 Tips for Climbing in Alabama During Winter

    If you have a proper plan, there are advantages to climbing during an Alabama winter.

  21. 7 Rookie Mistakes Beginner Mountain Bikers Should Avoid

    If you're getting into mountain biking, avoid these seven rookie mistakes.

  22. 9 Tips for Finishing Your First Ultra

    Follow these nine tips to overcome the physical and mental challenges of completing an ultra.

  23. A Parent's Guide to the 100 Alabama Miles Program

    Involve your kids in the 100 Alabama Miles program to help them get healthy exercise outdoors.

  24. The 8 Best Spots in Alabama for a First Date

    The eight top spots for a first date in Alabama have everything from mountains to waterfalls to wind-swept coastlines, craft breweries and luxurious inns.

  25. 7 Tips for Running or Biking at Night

    Follow these seven tips to run or bike safely at night.

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