Hiking

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Hikers Behaving Badly: Appalachian Trail Partying Raises Ire

More people than ever are causing problems on the Georgia-to-Maine footpath.

16 hours ago

An injured hiker is carried off Mount Lafayette (Photo credit New Hampshire Fish & Game)

Injured Canadian Hiker Carried 3.5 Miles Down NH Mountain By Rescuers

It took rescuers nearly five hours to carry the 55-year-old woman to safety.

08/24/2015

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Travel Guide To Alaska’s Denali National Park

Practical travel guide on what to see, where to stay and where to dine in and around Denali National Park.

08/19/2015

New Hampshire's White Mountains. (Photo: iStockphoto)

Mass. Hiker Dies After 40-Foot Fall Hiking In NH’s White Mountains

The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department says a hiker fell 40 feet to his death while trying to climb a steep ledge near a waterfall in the White Mountain National Forest.

08/10/2015

New Hampshire's White Mountains. (Photo: iStockphoto)

NH Woman Becomes First With Hike Safe Card To Need Rescue

A Newmarket, New Hampshire woman injured while hiking in the White Mountains has become the first person with a Hike Safe card to need rescuing, the state’s Fish and Game Department said Monday.

07/13/2015

Sutton rescue teams helped an injured hiker on Saturday. (Sutton Fire Department/Facebook)

Injured Hiker Rescued From Purgatory Chasm State Reservation

Sutton firefighters rescued an injured hiker at Purgatory Chasm State Reservation on Saturday afternoon.

06/06/2015

Ambulance. (Image credit: iStockPhoto)

UMass Students Rescued From New Hampshire Mountain

Three UMass Amherst students had to be rescued from a New Hampshire mountain early Wednesday morning after one of them came down with hypothermia.

03/18/2015

Ambulance. (Image credit: iStockPhoto)

Amherst Hiker Dies After Falling Over N.H. Waterfall

Authorities have identified a woman who was out hiking and fell into Purgatory Falls near Lyndeborough.

01/27/2015

File of Mt. Washington (Photo from Mount Washington Observatory/Facebook)

Climber Triggers Season’s First Mount Washington Avalanche

A climber on New Hampshire’s Mount Washington caused the season’s first avalanche on Monday while descending Yale Gully.

12/10/2014

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Guide To Yellowstone National Park

Refer to this visitor’s guide to Yellowstone National Park – the world’s first national park featuring more geysers than any other location in the world.

07/31/2014

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