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Product Review: Prana’s Stretch Zion Pants


By: Levi Opsatnic Maybe I stand alone here, but I generally don’t like having a huge assortment of pants. Rather, I prefer to have...
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Appalachian Outdoors Events


NOVEMBER EVENTS Merrell Pint Night - November 15th 6PM – 8PM Merrell pint night benefiting the Recovery NOW – Western Puerto Rico and Central Mountains...
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Get to Know a Vendor: Gransfors Bruk


By: Bart Beck When it comes to outdoor gear and clothing, it seems like the consumer is always infatuated with the “newest” and “best”...
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Osprey Daylite Pack


By: Levi Opsatnic With the fall season beginning to show the first sign of its face, I’ve been taking advantage of any outdoorsy fun...
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Whipple Dam State Park


By: Bart Beck If you’re looking to beat the summer heat while not venturing too far from State College, Whipple Dam State Park has...
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Leave the Keys at Home


By: Chris Byrnes For me, adventure starts at my front door, and it’s all about moving myself by my own power. That means no...
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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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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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Patagonia Capilene 4 Expedition Weight Top

By: Levi Opsatnic As winter’s really wrapping her icy hands around the town of State College, I’ve been consistently reaching to my base layers...
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Five on Friday: Women’s Winter Boots

By: Levi Opsatnic As of this week, State College has finally been experiencing all of the wintery aspects that most have grown to love....
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“Fire on the Track” Movie Screening

Appalachian Outdoors is hosting an in store event this Wednesday, January 28th from 7pm-8pm. With the snow piling up and indoor track in full...
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Demystifying the Mighty Midge

By: Levi Opsatnic Most of the time, the thought of winter fly fishing creates a dreadful image of dredging the bottom of the creeks...
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Layering: Easy as 1, 2, 3!

by Jacob Gordon Just because the temps have dropped and the snow has fallen, there’s no reason to stay indoors. In fact, for many...
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The Insulation Debate: Down VS Synthetic

by Jacob Gordon It’s cold outside. There’s no debating that. The snow’s falling, temps are dropping, and if you tend to spend a lot...