Pickleball Is a Fast-Growing Sport

Pickleball Is a Fast-Growing Sport

Pickleball is one of the fastest-growing sports in America today. The game, popularized by seniors, is now played by folks of all ages. Some colleges, universities and even high schools have teams and/or are teaching kids to play. The game is a combination of tennis,...

Wisconsin River Also a Dells Waterpark

Wisconsin River Also a Dells Waterpark

The Wisconsin River churns through Wisconsin Dells and Lake Delton as it winds throughout the state. And it's here, along a five-mile stretch, that the river passes the incredibly beautiful "dells" formations that first attracted tourists to the area in the late...

Hike through the Boundary Waters on the BRT

Hike through the Boundary Waters on the BRT

The Border Route Trail is a 65-mile hiking trail that runs through the Boundary Waters. Specifically, the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, or BWCAW, which lies between Minnesota and Ontario, Canada. Many people canoe the BWCAW, but very few people hike the...

Why the Grand Canyon Is A Great Place to Hike

Why the Grand Canyon Is A Great Place to Hike

The Arizona Trail runs through the Grand Canyon. So if you decide to do a thru-hike of the Arizona Trail, or AZT, one bonus is that you'll get to hike down to the floor of the canyon and back out again. I was fortunate enough to hike the AZT in the spring of 2019, and...

Why Hiking Is Becoming So Popular

Why Hiking Is Becoming So Popular

Everyone is hiking these days. Especially on long-distance trails. Hiking is surging in popularity not only across the U.S., but all around the world. Experts aren’t positive why this is happening, but believe one reason is the popularity of the book “Wild” by Cheryl Strayed.

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