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Tapps’ Tips: Introducing the Cantuckee Kid


By: Bart Beck If you find him on the street and ask him what he does, he’ll tell you: “whatever I want to… I’m...
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Appalachian Outdoors Events


DECEMBER EVENTS SAVE THE DATE! Pint Night Wednesday, December 7th at 6 PM – 8 PM Details coming soon…  
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The Adventures of Betty and Theo in Reeds Gap State Park


By: Lisa Jordan There isn’t a season that I love more than fall: the bright colors of the changing leaves, the warm days, brisk...
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Spirit Quest Skateboard Film Premier (10/27)


By: Levi Opsatnic In the wonderful world of skateboarding, it’s pretty often that you’ll find individuals who take a different approach to things. A...
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A Fall Hike at the Indian Steps Trail


By: Levi Opsatnic After a long, hot, and dry summer, I’d say that our recently cooler temps and erratic weather comes as quite a...
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First Friday with The Crooked House’s Benjamin Fehl


By: Levi Opsatnic While Appalachian Outdoors is filled with the “outdoorsy” type, we all enjoy and appreciate someone who thinks outside of the box....
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Getting From Trail to Town (and back again) in America


Many of us have been raised with the impression that only serial killers pick up hitchhikers.  In truth, hitching is pretty common along long...
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A Hike Through Shingletown Gap


By: Levi Opsatnic Living in State College literally affords a ton of hiking and other outdoor recreation options. Whether you’re trail runner, hiker, backpacker,...
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FREE U – EXPLORING ISLE ROYALE


Wednesday, September 28th 7PM – 8PM Join Mark Schreiner as he discovers the secrets of the uninhabited Isle Royale, in northern Lake Superior: How...
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Purple Lizard Maps: Rothrock State Forest & Pine Creek


By: Levi Opsatnic Here at Appalachian Outdoors, we love maps of all kinds. Whether it’s a Topo, USGS, state park map, or just a...
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Holiday Gift Guide: Ten Gifts for Him

By: Levi Opsatnic Last week, it was a gift guide for the gals, and this week, we’ve got ten different gifts for all of the...
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Holiday Gift Guide: Ten Gifts for Her

By: Levi Opsatnic Let’s face it, finding the perfect gift isn’t nearly as easy as most of us would like it to be.Since it’s...
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Five on Friday: Five men’s Button Downs

By: Levi Opsatnic After checking out the future forecast, it looks like State College, PA is finally going to shed those random sixty degree...
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Six on Sunday: Six Under Armour Products

By: Levi Opsatnic It wasn’t long ago that we welcomed Under Armour into our store. Being known for creating some of the best base-layers out...
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Product Review: Arc’teryx Atom LT

By: Levi Opsatnic It appears as though the fall crispness is here to stay, and the winter weather will be right around the corner....