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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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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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Exploring the Unknown

 By: Bart Beck As the world becomes ever more globalized, it seems as though it becomes increasingly smaller, as well. At one point, it...
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Five End of Season Specials

By: Levi Opsatnic If you haven’t browsed our website or been into our shop lately, you may not know that we’ve marked quite a...
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Ladies Night at Appalachian Outdoors

Well, the summer sun is shining, and, hopefully, we’ve all been taking full advantage of the season. And with summer comes one big event...