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COVID Policy Update: August 15, 2021

By Lindsey Barr

As we've seen an increase in COVID cases in our community recently, and with the high transmission rate of the Delta variant, we've instituted new COVID policies in the hopes that we can keep all of our guests and guides safe and healthy!Be

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Armchair Adventure Book Club Chat: Way Out There

By Lindsey Barr

Join us as we talk with author JR Harris.  JR is the founder of the oldest African American-owned research and consulting firm in the US, he has trekked all over the flobe in places such as the Arctic Circle, Brooks Range, Baffin Island, Tasmania, and the Alps.  JR is also a member of the prestigious Explorers Club where he served on the board of director, chaired the DEI committee, and is now a member emeritus - and he was recently recognized as a History Maker.

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Armchair Adventure Book Club Chat: Our Wild Calling

By Melissa Watkins

Join us as we interview Richard Louv and discuss his most recent book, "Our Wild Calling." Together we will learn "how connecting with animals can transform our lives- and save theirs."

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Lil Hikers Kids Book Club: Episode 3

By Melissa Watkins

This month we're reading "The Great Smoky Mountain Salamander Ball," listening to a song about taking road trips, and going for a creek stomp to look for critters. 

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Lil Hikers Kids Book Club: Episode 2

By Melissa Watkins

Here is episode 2 of our Lil' Hiker Book Club featuring "Blueberries for Sal" by Robert McCloskey. So whether you need some activity ideas for the wekend or some wholesome entertainment to give your kids so you can sleep past 6:30am, we hope this comes in handy. (If you want to skip to the hilight, Brew sings his soon to be hit song "Momma's Making Oatmeal Again" around the 10 min mark.) Happy weekend y'all. (Take a hike if you can!)

 

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Armchair Adventure Book Club Chat: Journeys North

By Lindsey Barr

Join author, thru hiker, and trail angel Barney "Scout" Mann as we discuss the Pacific Crest Trail and his new book, Journeys North.

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Lil Hikers Kids Book Club: Episode 1

By Lindsey Barr

When we started the Armchair Adventure Book Club last year we received strong feedback from some valuable members of our community that we should also have a kids Book Club.  So here you have it... our "Lil' Hikers Book Club."  Each month's video will feature a nature themed book, an original kids' song, and a nature themed activity.

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Armchair Adventure Book Club Chat: A Beautiful Work in Progress

By Lindsey Barr

Join us as we talk to trail runner, hiker, outdoor enthusiast, diversity practitioner, and National Geographic Adventurer of the Year, Mirna Valerio.  And be sure to check out her book, "A Beautiful Work in Progress."

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Armchair Adventure Book Club: Spring 2021

By Lindsey Barr

We're thrilled to be bringing back our popular Armchair Adventure Book Club for Spring 2021!  Join us for monthly chats with the author and leave inspired to get outside!

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Jennifer Pharr Davis's Hiker Gift Guide

By Jennifer Pharr Davis

Our favorite gifts for the hiker on your list!

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