Family Fishing in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee

by Justin on April 22, 2014

Family Fishing Fun in Pigeon Forge, TN

Family Fishing Fun in Pigeon Forge, TN

Looking for a fun family outdoors trip in Pigeon Forge? Try fishing at Big Rock Dude Ranch in Pigeon Forge, TN!

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Campfire Cooking on a Stick Campfire Recipes For Kids

Cooking on a Stick: Campfire Recipes For Kids

Tired of the same old campfire recipes? Then you will want to check out “Cooking On a Stick: Campfire Recipes for Kids”. This book is full of great ideas to break away from the traditional s’mores and donuts for breakfast.
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Science of Spring Hummingbird Migration

by Ernie on April 8, 2014

The Science of Spring Hummingbird Migration

The Science of Spring Hummingbird Migration

Spring is here, and depending on where you are, you’ve probably started seeing hummingbirds in your area. While you’re getting ready to get out your feeders, how about stopping to learn a bit about the science of Hummingbird migration?

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Zappos Clearance Alert

Zappos Clearance Alert

Need some new shoes for Spring camping/hiking, or just getting outdoors? Zappos has some great deals. The pair I’m currently wearing came from Zappos and I really like them. Here are some of the clearance items. Get them now they’re going fast!

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Featured Outdoor Blogger: Ken from Big Grey Rocks

Your name: Ken Schmaltz Your blog: Big Grey Rocks What is your favorite outdoor activity? Anything that gets me above the treeline. Ever since I scrambled up Heart Mountain at the age of 11, nothing has been able to compare to that feeling of being on top of the world.

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April 2014 Giveaway: $25.00 Uncle Dan’s Gift Certificate

Uncle Dans $25 Gift Certificate Giveaway

It’s April already! March did indeed go in like a lion! You know the old saying “April shower’s bring May flowers”. Our snow quickly turned into rain and showers here in the Northern KY area. This month’s giveaway is for a $25 Uncle Dan’s gift certificate. You can get everything there from boys outerwear, cooking [...]

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Covington KY Tree Planting Workshop Rallies Residents

Families Invited: Free Covington KY Tree Planting Workshop

Urban Forestry Volunteer Opportunity April 5 and 6; Families Welcome

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Camping and Outdoors Dollar Tree Finds

Dollar Tree Finds for Camping and the Outdoors

I have found many cool camping items at the Dollar Tree. One word of advice: if it’s a novel idea you have, get the items. Items like the hand wipes I have never saw again at the Dollar Tree. I look every time I go in.

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Boone County Arboretum Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities at the Boone County Arboretum

Volunteer Opportunities at the Boone County Arboretum Dig in the Dirt (Tuesdays) Every Tuesday starting on April 1st from 9am-12noon Boone County Arboretum, Concession area Lunch Provided Volunteers are needed for various tasks throughout the season. These tasks may include pruning, weeding or planting, working in the various gardens or special educational work days. No [...]

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Free Printable Family Camping Checklist

Printable Family Camping Checklist

First Time Family Camping Checklist Going camping as a family for the first couple of times can be a very stressful situation. It does not have to be. I have made a check list below and also a PDF of the Family Camping Checklist for you to download and print for marking through items. Keep [...]

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