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Five Things You May Not Have Known About the Pacific Crest Trail

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In order to finish in four and a half months, hikers must walk 22-25 miles a day (everyday). Much of this walking is endured with blisters on the feet, an aching body and a mind that’s fighting your reasons to finish. A grueling, but incredibly rewarding experience, hiking the entire trail is an incredible gift…

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2014 Burton Snowboards

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The New Line of 2014 Burton Snowboard will be arriving soon! Did you know that all 2014 Burton board with the Channel System will come with a 3 year warranty. To find out what else is new read more. New for 2014 Burton Snowboard 3 Year Warranty: On all 2014 Burton boards with the Channel. Filet-o-Flex: Provides you with a…

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2014 Burton Snowboard Bindings

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Since the late 90′s  the Name Burton has been synonymous with quality, innovation and durability.  Burton also offers a lifetime baseplate guarantee, meaning  that Burton will replace any baseplate for the lifetime of the original owner (with proof of purchase) against any manufacturers defect. Here are just a few ways Burton has stepped up their…

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Best Beginner Snowboards

Pair yourself up with the best snowboard for your riding level. It’s crucial for long term success, faster progression and more fun on those first few days of learning to stand sideways. Companies like Burton, Rossignol, K2, Rome, Gnu, Ride and Roxy have devoted extra attention and resources to build snowboards designed for beginners. So,…

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History of Wakeboarding

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Wakeboarding is a popular activity, yet many are unaware of how the sport got its start. It combines surfing, water skiing and snowboarding techniques for a thrilling activity. There are a lot of different variations that come into play with this activity, depending on the boarder’s ability level, preferred towing method, weight and gender. How…

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Five Things You Didn’t Know About Windsurfing

Three-Year-Olds Can Windsurf – With sails as small as one meter, even the smallest water lovers can fine tune those skills and progress at a very young age. Swim lessons are obviously recommended in conjunction with such young windsurfers! Windsurfers Can Go Faster Than Waterskiiers – Even the most recreational windsurfers sail at an average…

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Camping – 5 Things You May Not Have Known

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With visions of s’mores, pristine lakes, blue skies, bug free nights and a picture perfect camp site, the idea of camping sounds pretty darn awesome to most people. After perusing through Backpacker magazine, camping blogs and National Park websites, you’ve mentally prepared yourself for a perfect weekend of camping paradise. Like any outdoor activity, there…

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2013 Etnies Marana Shoes

  After going through some major road blocks with the accidental leak release of  a Etnies Marana Ryan Sheckler Shoes video we finally can present the newest Etnies skate shoes – the Marana.  Etnies did it again, made an comfortable bombproof shoe that has an unbeleiveable amount of feel.  There as been a long awaited release for…

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The Interior Plain Project

The Interior Plain Project Dark Meadows Collection There isn’t a board company based out of the Midwest with as much heart and soul as The Interior Plain Project.  Pete Harvioux has the visionary mind behind The Interior Plain Project which started in 2001 with something simple…stickers.  With a factory ready to produce decks Pete decided…

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