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State Parks Become Victim of Budget Slashing

by Andrew Burmon. Posted Aug 2nd 2011 10:30 AM
Several states struggling to fight budget shortfalls are announcing plans to shutter parks, recreation areas and reserves in an effort to save a little money.
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10 Best Hikes In America's National Parks (PHOTOS)

by ShermansTravel. Posted Jun 25th 2011 07:30 AM

National Park Service

With so many national parks in the U.S. and so much ground to explore, choosing an ideal hiking trail can be a challenge.
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Destin-Nation New Zealand: Southern Hemisphere Madness

by Stephen Greenwood. Posted Jun 24th 2011 08:10 AM
There are few countries better suited for adventure travel than the remote island nation of New Zealand. The intersection of breathtaking landscape and death-defying Kiwi ingenuity has made New Zealand one of the top destinations for brave souls looking to try a variety of extreme sports and outdoor excursions.
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Canyonlands National Park's Sky Islands, Mazes and Needles

by Shawn Douglas. Posted Mar 28th 2011 01:00 PM
Canyonlands National Park

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Canyonlands National Park is a bit of a curiosity in the wide portfolio of U.S. national parks. Try and compare it to other parks - you'll be left scratching your head. And while the neighboring Arches National Park has seen a major tourist boom over the last few years, Canyonlands continues to hold its own among outdoor enthusiasts.
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Adventure Vacations for Couples: 4 Great Destinations

by Annemarie Dooling. Posted Feb 9th 2011 01:30 PM
adventure vacations for couples

There are plenty of romantic vacation spots beckoning when you're planning a trip for two, but what if you're itching to spice the trip up? Adventure vacations are becoming more and more common these days and with fantastic under-discovered destinations becoming easier to get to, you've got your pick of vacation. Here are four great destination ideas for adventure vacations for couples that you can book right now.
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