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Product Review: Outdoor Research Ferrosi Pants


By: Chris Byrnes   The Ferrosi Pants from Outdoor Research are the most versatile garment I’ve ever encountered. Climbing ladders, crawling through ducts, shaking...
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Appalachian Outdoors Events


JULY EVENTS Last Cruise Invitational Show – July 30, 2017 MORE INFO Local News This past Spring we were able to help distribute $25,000...
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1% for the Planet


By: Bart Beck Maybe it was while you unwrapped some food or perhaps when you bought your last jacket. Whichever it was, if you’re...
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Product Review: Patagonia Baggies Shorts


By: Levi Opsatnic With summer fully upon us, I’d say that it’s finally time to talk about my favorite shorts out there: Patagonia’s Baggies...
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Product Review: Men’s Long-Sleeved Capilene Daily T-Shirt


By: Levi Opsatnic Whenever it comes to springtime weather, if there’s one thing that you can count on, it’s unpredictability. Mornings in the low...
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PA WILDS Yost Run Loop: Day Hiking Along the Chuck Keiper Trail


Yost Run Falls The Yost Run section of the Chuck Keiper Trail in Sproul State forest is an unforgettable trail for moderate to well-experienced...
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PA WILDS Exploring Russell P. Letterman Wild Area:Off Trail near the Chuck Keiper Trail


Dennison Fork “The objective of wild areas is to set aside certain areas of land where development or disturbance of permanent nature will be...
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Product Review: Patagonia’s Down Snap-T


By: Levi Opsatnic In most cases, I like the age old adage of: “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” However, when I found...
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Product Review: Mountain Hardwear’s Monkey Wo/man


By: Bart Beck When the seasonal cold starts to set in and you head to the closet, there’s nothing like reaching in and finding...
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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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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....
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Preparation for the Steelhead Season

By: Levi Opsatnic Although the rain has been anything but consistent and I’ve forewent a jacket for the past few days, I’m told that...