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This story was originally published in the Summer/Fall 2019 issue of Appalachia Journal. The fight broke out on a narrow ridge somewhere high above Davenport Gap, and I’m only slightly embarrassed to admit the first thought in my head was that this was the most beautiful location in which I’d witnessed hand-to-hand combat. Embarrassing, because…

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Our son has always been a risk-taker. On a camping trip at 9 months old, he made a beeline for every campfire, trying to crawl right in and reach for the flames. Not yet 3, he ran full tilt into our pond, his legs churning forward even after his head was completely submerged.  My husband…

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Fat bike tire pressure operates slightly differently from the average bike. Fat bikers roll with much lower air pressure in their tires than mountain bike or road riders. In loose snow or sand, cyclists typically aim for tire readings of less than 10 pounds per square inch (psi). But many tire gauges fail to accurately measure pressure at such a low range….

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Activities Lodging Tips & Advice Community Activities Upcoming Snowshoe Activities 08Feb Cathance River Snowshoe/Hike – GMOW Friday Cathance River Preserve, ME Celebrate the Great Maine Outdoor Weekend by joining us for a fun morning winter outing in Topsham at the Cathance River Preserve. We will lead the group on a snowshoe or hike (based on…

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Frequently Asked Questions Why choose AMC Adventure Travel trips versus those offered by others? Each trip is individually conceived and run by the trip leader who is passionate about creating a great experience for an active traveler. A trips are run on a non-profit basis this keeps the initial trip price low. Also, all participant…

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AMC STaff Led adventures View All Activities Get outside with volunteer led activities

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