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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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Appalachian Outdoors Events


SEPTEMBER EVENTS 2017 Dam Half - September 17, 2017   Into the Adobe of Death - September 18th – September 19th, 2017 Global Explorer, Outward Bound...
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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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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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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...
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Get to know a Vendor: Osprey

By: Levi Opsatnic With the heart of backpacking season fully underway, it seems like everyone is beginning to gear up. And although gearing up...