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Backpacking with Your Bike

If you haven’t already heard, there’s been a new buzz in the air in the mountain biking scene that has to do with backcountry adventuring ...
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Family Fun at Lake Pend Oreille – Farragut State Park

Although Lake Pend Oreille (“Pond Oray”) is Idaho’s largest and deepest lake, with 200 miles of shoreline and a maximum depth of 1,200 feet, it ...
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Huckleberry Tent & Breakfast: A Rustic Retreat Near Sandpoint, Idaho

They have cozy beds. They have home-cooked breakfasts. But this sweet spot just south of Clark Fork, Idaho isn’t what you’d expect from a bed ...
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Northeast Washington Hiking/Camping Road Trip

Let me be your concierge for a Northeast Washington hiking weekend this summer that includes hiking Thirteen Mile Trail, an overnight car-camping stay at Swan ...
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Camping in the Kootenays

Tucked between the forested slope of the Slocan Range of the Selkirk Mountains and the broad sandy beaches of Kootenay Lake, Kokanee Creek Provincial Park ...
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Camp Responsibly in the Backcountry

Practice Leave No Trace All the things you bring to your campsite or the backcountry should be taken out with you: trash, cans and other ...
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Riverside State Park Bike Camp. Photo: Hank Greer

Bike-Camping: Try a Sub-24-Hour Overnight

Need a mini-vacation? Try a sub 24-hour overnight (s24o) camping trip. The Inland NW have close-to-urban destinations for camping.
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Six Kid-Friendly Campgrounds

By Amy Silbernagel McCaffree Camping provides rituals for family bonding: the road trip, meals around the picnic table, playtime, and the campfire. Days stretch long ...
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Young boy looking at the campfire grill covered in hotdogs and brats coving over the fire.

The Case for Car Camping: 3 Reasons To Love It

The list was befitting the items needed for a 13-year-old’s sleepover: Oreos. Glow sticks. A life-size cardboard cutout of Twilight star Robert Pattinson. In actuality, ...
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