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Appalachian Outdoors Events


DECEMBER EVENTS Ride the Polar Express! Saturday, December 10th at 11AM – 3PM Sunday, December 11th at 2PM – 4:20PM​   Come to the...
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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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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....
Gantz, Straw, and Brickhouse walking towards town, VT. Photo by Shona Paterson.

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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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...
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Get to know a Vendor: Smartwool

By: Levi Opsatnic In a world like the one we have at App House, it’s pretty common to see our staff often clothed in...
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How to tie the Rabbit Sculpin

By: Levi Opsatnic If you’re a fly angler in Pennsylvania, the fall season probably means one thing, and that’s chasing large brown trout. The...
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Get to know a Vendor: Under Armour

By: Levi Opsatnic Usually whenever you think of Under Armour, images like football players in spandex or athletes training in harsh conditions come to...
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Fall Smallie Fishing

By: Levi Opsatnic Whenever it comes to fly fishing, I think that it’s safe to say most anglers gravitates towards the image of a...
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Bathing your Bottle

By: Levi Opsatnic With the cold weather State College has been experiencing, surely I can’t be the only one out there drinking more and...
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Fall Expo 2015

By: Levi Opsatnic With the autumn season in full swing and the equinox behind us, we are very quickly approaching one of our favorite...