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  1. How to Safely Train for Your Next Alabama Race in the Heat

    With a little extra work and planning, training for and running a race in summertime is not only achievable but rewarding as well.

  2. What You Need to Know About Summertime Bugs and How to Protect Yourself

    Here's how to protect yourself from summer bugs whether you're exploring the outdoors or grilling in the backyard.

  3. 5 Great Ways to Enjoy Gulf Shores/Orange Beach Away from the Sand

    The Alabama Gulf Coast overflows with opportunities to explore the great outdoors.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 8 Recipes for On-the-Go Snacks this Summer

    This summer, Make sure you have a snack bag full of healthy options you and your family can dive into when the hangry monster appears.

  7. Geo-Caching in Alabama: What It Is and Where to Go

    This worldwide, outdoor scavenger hunt will have your kids hooked from the first hike.

  8. No Driving Necessary: 10 Great Portland Adventures Via Mass Transit

    Lucky for local adventurers, Portland mass transit offers ample opportunities to explore nature, no car necessary. Here, 10 of our favorites.

  9. 8 Kid-Friendly Adventures in Huntsville

    From scavenger hunts to kayaking to seeing space rockets up close, here are eight kid-friendly adventures in Huntsville.

  10. A Guide to Teaching Your Kids How to Ride a Bike

    Expert tips to help get your children comfortable on two wheels.

  11. A Beginner’s Guide to Kiteboarding

    Before you head to the beach, check out this beginner's guide to kiteboarding.

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

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

  13. 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.

  14. Tips for Riding the Alabama Skyway Bikepacking Route

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

  15. 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.

  16. How to Prepare Your Kids for Their First Backpacking Trip

    Here's how to prepare your kids so their first backpacking trip will be fun and successful.

  17. The 10 Best Hikes in the Smokies

    From smoke-shrouded summits to laurel-laden hollows, these incredible hikes in the Smokies explore America’s most popular national park.

  18. 5 Unique Spots to Grab Food and Drinks in Huntsville

    These five unique spots to grab food and drinks in Huntsville include a middle school, mill, and old school bus that have been transformed.

  19. Great Whites and Great Waves: A Surf Road Trip from Seattle to San Francisco

    From being pummeled and humbled along to Oregon Coast, to encountering great white sharks, here's a glimpse into a six-day surf road trip from Seattle to San Francisco.

  20. 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.

  21. A Beginner’s Guide to Backpacking Safety

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

  22. 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.

  23. 8 of the Rarest Wildflowers in Alabama and Where to Find Them

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

  24. 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.

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

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

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