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Keep Hiking All Winter Long With Amazon’s One-Day Salomon Sale

Just because the weather’s cooling down doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a good hike. Today only, Amazon’s discounting a bunch of Salomon hiking shoes, hydration packs, jackets, gloves, and more. The highly rated shoes make up the bulk of the sale, and almost all of them are available for under $100, so grab a pair […]

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Preorder to Save on the Everyday Carry Knife for Your Keychain

If you’re the type to carry around a blade on the daily, you’ll be happy to know your options just got even more portable. Like, keychain levels of portable. Snag the excellent WESN Titanium Microblade for 40 bucks with a Kickstarter preorder.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Six Weird Ways to Start a Survival Fire Without a Lighter or Matches

The times when you need a fire and the times when you have things to start a fire easily don’t necessarily coincide. For those instances, when your survival depends on you keeping warm, you have to get creative with what you can find. These six methods use some unusual tools to turn dry tinder into […]

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Get the Right Footwear for the Outdoors (Or Wherever) With This Merrell Sale

That crisp, autumnal breeze that welcomes you into mid-October is here to convince you that you should go for a hike. If you’re lacking on the hiking gear front, this one-day Merrell shoe sale from Amazon can at least help you out with the footwear. Choose from a few hiking boots, or more casual sneakers […]

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A Ridiculous Number of Ways to Make Good Coffee While Traveling

On a cruise up the Alaskan coast to Denali National Park earlier this year, I made the critical, rookie mistake of not packing the means to make good coffee. Don’t let it happen to you.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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How to Tread Water Efficiently

Simply floating in water might look easy, but it’s actually pretty difficult if you don’t have a flotation device, and treading water is an essential safety skill for anyone who plans on spending time on or near the water, well, ever. Here’s the best way to do it for as long as possible in an […]

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Davy Crockett’s Best Life Lessons

Davy Crockett is an American folk hero of mythic proportions, and was greatly popularized during the 50s and 60s thanks to Disney’s TV miniseries and major motion pictures. But Crockett was a very real person in history, and he had a lot of wisdom to share.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Davy Crockett’s Best Life Lessons

Davy Crockett is an American folk hero of mythic proportions, and was greatly popularized during the 50s and 60s thanks to Disney’s TV miniseries and major motion pictures. But Crockett was a very real person in history, and he had a lot of wisdom to share.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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