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Coffman’s camping ban moves out of committee process; full council to debate next month

Coffman’s camping ban moves out of committee process; full council to debate next month

AURORA | A panel of Aurora lawmakers on Thursday gave the latest turn of the screw to a proposed camping ban ordinance introduced by Mayor Mike Coffman, volleying the measure to the full council next month. Council members Dave Gruber and Marsha Berzins, who sit on the city’s public safety policy committee, gave a thumbs up […]

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The 11 Best Tarps for Camping in 2021

The 11 Best Tarps for Camping in 2021

The lowly tarp doesn’t get much love on most seasonal “hot new camping gear” lists. Yet, it’s arguably the most versatile and useful tool in any outdoorsmen’s quiver. While camping, it can serve as an outdoor mat, an awning, or a footprint for your camping tent. In a survival situation, it becomes an impromptu shelter, […]

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Customers speak out against utility rate hikes

Customers speak out against utility rate hikes

CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) — Dozens of people filled the LaBelle Theater in South Charleston for a town hall on utility increases, many of them seniors who say they can’t afford yet another utility increase. The Kanawha County Commission requested the meeting in an effort to get the legislature involved in stopping the rate hikes. “I […]

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Looking for glamour in camping – Monterey Herald

Looking for glamour in camping – Monterey Herald

When I first heard about “glamping” a few years ago, the outdoors purist in me scoffed at the thought of a camping experience being anything other than getting down and dirty. The idea of putting glamour and camping under the same tent seemed a little too millennial. Recently, a place called Mendocino Grove reappeared on […]

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12 wonders of the Crosstown Trail

12 wonders of the Crosstown Trail

The 17-mile route avoids the guidebook spots. Here are 12 must-see destinations By Peter Hartlaub | June 5, 2021 | Updated: June 4, 2021 5:24 PM The Crosstown Trail is a true San Francisco miracle: a world-class hiking trail created by a band of citizens, who bypassed government bureaucracy and somehow finished the project in […]

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Report: There’s optimism for increased camping this year | State

Report: There’s optimism for increased camping this year | State

CAPITAL REGION, N.Y. — As summer gets underway, many folks are looking forward to the 2021 camping season, which outdoor recreation industry leaders expect will be a success. COVID-19 proved a key driver behind the influx of many camping attributes, according to the 2021 North American Camping Report. More than 70% of North American campers […]

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Dollar languishes on Fed outlook, NZ rate hike prospects lift kiwi

Dollar languishes on Fed outlook, NZ rate hike prospects lift kiwi

TOKYO (Reuters) – The dollar wallowed near a five-month trough against major peers on Wednesday as Federal Reserve insistence that stimulus will continue kept yields low, while surprisingly hawkish New Zealand central bank comments pushed the kiwi higher. FILE PHOTO: A packet of former U.S. President Abraham Lincoln five-dollar bill currency is inspected at the […]

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Pattern Study: Consumer Demand For Camping Gear At All-Time High

Pattern Study: Consumer Demand For Camping Gear At All-Time High

A recent study by data analysis Pattern paints a picture of how much demand there is for camping gear this spring. Pattern, a global e-commerce research company, recently released a study that showed consumer demand for camping gear is at an all-time high. “If you’re planning to hit the road and camp this Memorial Day […]

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Holbrook family encounters coyote in heart-stopping hiking experience – Boston 25 News

Holbrook family encounters coyote in heart-stopping hiking experience – Boston 25 News

HOLBROOK, Mass. — It was both the entrance and the exit a mom and her two young kids use whenever they hike through Holbrook Town Forest, but when they entered Thursday, a coyote wouldn’t let them leave. It was supposed to be a 30-minute hike through the woods with her 8- and 6-year-old; it turned […]

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Parker Chase – No. 51 Vertical Bridge Tundra Camping World Trucks COTA Preview

Parker Chase – No. 51 Vertical Bridge Tundra Camping World Trucks COTA Preview

  Parker Chase will make his second career NASCAR Camping World Truck Series start behind the wheel of the No. 51 Vertical Bridge Tundra in Saturday’s 41-lap event at Circuit of the Americas (COTA) in Austin, Texas. The 20-year-old driver resides just over 40 miles from the 3.426-mile, 20-turn road course in New Braunfels, Texas. […]

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