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Hikers find body near Gates of the Mountains Wilderness

July 22nd, 2018

GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Authorities say a badly decomposed body has been found near the Gates of the Mountains Wilderness in Montana. … read more Reference: https://www.heraldcourier.com/news/hikers-find-body-near-gates-of-the-mountains-wilderness/article_860c6b4e-caf2-5be0-b5d7-1505145b4738.htmlSource: g alert:hikingPublished on 2018-07-22


This Retro 1960s Caboose Is Now A Vacation Rental In The Smoky Mountains

July 22nd, 2018

This isn’t your ordinary cabin getaway. If you’re planning a visit to North Carolina’s famous mountain range, consider staying somewhere truly unique. Like this 1960s caboose that’s been transformed into a comfortable vacation home! The property is available to book on TripAdvisor. See the unique North Carolina caboose rental on TripAdvisor! Buffalo Ranch Caboose Clyde, […]


New most popular 14er in annual report on hiking Colorado’s biggest mountains

July 21st, 2018

With new numbers from the Forest Service, CFI projects the 14,065-footer off Interstate 70 attracts between 35,000 and 40,000 hikers during the  … read more Reference: https://gazette.com/news/new-most-popular-er-in-annual-report-on-hiking-colorado/article_643e8d76-8cfb-11e8-9192-3bb5b73736d5.htmlSource: g alert:hikingPublished on 2018-07-21


Hikers find man’s body near Gates of the Mountains

July 21st, 2018

Two teenage boys hiking in the hills north of the Gates of the Mountains marina discovered the body of an adult man on Friday evening. Sergeant  … read more Reference: http://www.ktvq.com/story/38698425/hikers-find-mans-body-near-gates-of-the-mountainsSource: g alert:hikingPublished on 2018-07-21


Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge restricts hiking times due to triple digit heat

July 18th, 2018

According to a press release from Refuge Headquarters, hiking will be permitted only from sunrise until 10:00 a.m. After 10:00 a.m., the Refuge will be  … read more Reference: http://www.kswo.com/story/38678513/wichita-mountains-wildlife-refuge-restricts-hiking-times-due-to-triple-digit-heatSource: g alert:hikingPublished on 2018-07-18


Immerse Yourself In The Beauty Of The Rocky Mountains From This Stunning Chalet

July 17th, 2018

From the moment you enter this Rocky Mountain rental, you will be captivated by the views from the panoramic windows of the Great Room, which is fully equipped with a gourmet kitchen, living & dining area, and a stone wood fireplace. If you prefer to spend your time in Colorado outdoors, you’ll love the deck, […]


Yoga & Nature Retreat in the Rocky Mountains, September 5-8

July 10th, 2018

If you are looking to unplug, slow down, and reconnect with your innate calm mind in a majestic and peaceful setting, check out Rhythms of Nature, a yoga and nature retreat September 5-8, 2018 in Estes Park, Colorado. A picturesque mountain town known as “the Gateway to Rocky Mountain National Park,” Estes Park is located just 75 […]


This Pigeon Forge Cabin Might Have The Best Views Of The Smoky Mountains

June 28th, 2018

This Pigeon Forge rental provides views of the Great Smoky Mountains that have to be seen to be believed. You’ll want to spend all your time on the private deck, which boasts a grill, jacuzzi, and enough seating for everyone to relax and take in the stunning mountain views. This cabin sleeps 6 — perfect […]


A Road Trip Through the Great Smoky Mountains

June 26th, 2018

The Great Smoky Mountains are one of the United State’s natural jewels, an area that lies between North Carolina and Tennessee, in the central eastern part of the United States.  The Smoky Mountains are a popular vacation spot with a wide range of amenities, such as lodging, campgrounds, shopping areas, amusement parks, musical venues, zip […]


New York’s Catskill Mountains Rolls Out the Welcome Mat for City Tourists Seeking Country

June 8th, 2018

As Chinese travelers begin to explore lesser-known destinations outside America’s gateway cities, some small but strategic destination marketing organizations (DMOs) are beginning to take a leadership role in training their partners on the needs of these travelers. Chinese tourists aren’t interested in only going to big cities, and smaller American destinations outside gateway cities can benefit—if they’re […]


Perfectly positioned between the North Georgia Mountains and vibrant city of Atlanta

May 22nd, 2018

Perfectly positioned between the North Georgia Mountains and vibrant city of Atlanta With all of the things to do and see in a city, deciding how to spend your time can be quite an agonizing decision. 10best has narrowed all of the available attractions in Alpharetta to a list of the most… Lesli Peterson Tuesday, […]


When Mountains Fall into the Sea

May 1st, 2018

Howard Ulrich and his eight-year-old son had just fallen asleep in their salmon troller when a sudden barrage of waves nearly knocked them out of their bunks. Their boat, the Edrie, was anchored in an uninhabited Alaskan inlet called Lituya … … read more Reference: https://www.hakaimagazine.com/features/when-mountains-fall-into-the-sea/Source: www.hakaimagazine.comPublished on 2018-05-01By hakaimagazine


Canada: Rocky Mountains alternatives

April 18th, 2018

Canada … read more Reference: http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/articles/301956/canada-rocky-mountains-alternativesSource: www.travelweekly.co.uk/rss/destinations.xmlPublished on 2018-04-18


Markets, mountains and the medina: exploring Marrakech

March 16th, 2018

Treasure-trove souks, glorious architecture and adventures in the Atlas Mountains provide Abra Dunsby with a heady mix on a trip to Marrakech. … read more Reference: https://www.ttgmedia.com/news/features/markets-mountains-and-the-medina-exploring-marrakech-13526Source: www.ttgmedia.com/Syndication/DF.cfm?f=14&ft=10&preview=1Published on 2018-03-16


Ore Mountains: Steeped in History

February 15th, 2018

Video: Category: General information Recently I travelled to the Ore Mountains in far eastern Germany on the border of the Czech Republic. The region is a lesser known area of Germany and from what I learned it is steeped in a rich and fascinating history. The Ore Mountains are aptly named as this geographic region consists of […]


A Winter Vacation in the Ore Mountains

February 12th, 2018

Video: Category: Road Trip ***For an introduction to the Ore Mountains and Reasons to Visit follow this link ***  Erzgebirge or the Ore Mountains are a part of rural Germany blessed with rolling hills and white powder snow. But there are several other reasons to visit in winter.   Here are Several Things to Enjoy in the Ore Mountains […]


Why You Should Visit the German Ore Mountains

February 12th, 2018

Video: Category: Road Trip Just recently the Travel Dudes team was told of a place of far reaching rolling hills and white powder snow. A winter wonderland in rural Germany. Curious by nature, we wanted to find out whether this was true and traveled to this place known as Erzgebirge or the Ore Mountains. People come to […]


Ore Mountains: A Winter Photo Guide to Oberwiesenthal, Germany’s Highest Town

February 9th, 2018

At 914 meters above sea level the town of Oberwiesenthal boats the title of Germany’s highest town and with that comes great skiing and views of rolling hills for miles around. The area of Oberwiesenthal is a downhill and cross country skiing mecca of eastern Germany, and has been for decades. The region offers kilometers […]


Ore Mountains: A Photo Guide to the Lauenstein Castle Falconry Show

February 9th, 2018

The Lauenstein Castle’s impressive history reaches all the way back to the 13th century and the building is still in impeccable condition to this day. It tells a lot of Saxony’s (and Erzgebirge’s) wealth in former medieval and renaissance times. As recently as 1979 the main building was reconstructed and turned into the Osterzgebirgsmuseum, where […]


Ore Mountains: A Photo Guide to the Altenberg Eis Kanal Bobsleigh and Luge Track

February 9th, 2018

For an up close and personal opportunity to see an Olympic Sport facility, the Altenberg Eis Kanal is the place to be. Germany continues to be a leading force in the discipline of bob sledding and luge, and in Altenberg, the Eis Kanal is a locally famous bob and skeleton training track. When you see […]


 

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