Last week, we had the opportunity to enjoy a special pre-Grand Opening reception at the new REI Jacksonville store the night before the official gear frenzy began. We overestimated the time it would … [Read more...]
Florida outfitters who can get you going on the trail.
Great news for paddlers! The old Fisheating Creek Campground is under new management looking to cater to the needs of paddlers coming to enjoy this world-class kayaking route. I'm happy to report the … [Read more...]
Who first encouraged you to go outside? Was it your parents? Mine sure did. We had a great backyard full of plants that I only recently learned were very rare and special, a North Woods habitat filled … [Read more...]
Driving down International Drive in Orlando a couple of years ago, I found out that Thorlos - my favorite brand of hiking socks - opened the Thorlos Orlando Factory Outlet right down there in the … [Read more...]
Log on to the new Twitter-savvy Mountainfitter.com for deals on camping, backpacking, and hiking gear. Based in Stuart, Florida outfitter offers free ground shipping for its products, which are all … [Read more...]
In these tough economic times, the squeeze is on for outdoor retailers, especially the small independent folks who've been your reliable local source for gear when you need it fast. Over the years, … [Read more...]