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TripleBlaze Contest Winners: August
posted Sep 2, 2014 by CBB
August was a hot month to go hiking and camping and you shared with us your experiences. Thanks to everyone that contributed photos and reviews during the month, we really appreciate it. The two winners for most contributions during the month of August are James Tracy...
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Review: Arc'teryx Zeta LT Hybrid Jacket
posted Sep 2, 2014 by mtbikerchick
For my birthday this year I was lucky enough to get a brand spankin' new Arc'teryx Zeta LT Hybrid jacket.  My old rain coat just wasn't cutting it anymore, especially on backpacking trips. Even when treated, its waterproof qualities were fading, and it didn't breathe well...
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Review: Ezeefit Ankle Booties
posted Aug 28, 2014 by AJ Heil
When trekking long distances, backpacking, or hiking, I'll admit that I've been one to suffer from pressure points and harmful rubbing on my feet from constant vibration and shifting in my boots. In fact, many of us reading on Tripleblaze have probably suffered from blisters or...
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X-Treme Hiking: Climbing Banff's Via Ferrata
posted Aug 26, 2014 by Greg Heil
If you've ever wanted to take hiking to the next level but didn't want to go so far as technical rock climbing, Mount Norquay in Banff, Alberta has just the ticket: the brand-new Via Ferrata. Italian for "iron road," the Via Ferrata in Banff takes its cues...
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How much do your campsites cost?
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CBB answered a question about Hardridge Creek
$24 a night.
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CBB answered a question about Edisto Beach State Park
Yes, here: http://southcarolinaparks.reserveamerica.com/camping/edisto-beach/r/campgroundDetails.do?contractCode=SC&parkId=10110
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CBB answered a question about Edisto Beach State Park
Yes, there are plenty of things to do like Picnic Area and Shelters : Two picnic shelters are available on...
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CBB answered a question about Yankee Springs Recreation Area
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CBB answered a question about Woodcock Creek Lake
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CBB answered a question about Woodcock Creek Lake
No.
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CBB answered a question about Shabbona Lake State Park
I don't think so, but you can call them at 815.824.2106.
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CBB answered a question about Shabbona Lake State Park
I don't think so, but you can call them at 815.824.2106.
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CBB answered a question about Shabbona Lake State Park
$25 per night.
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CBB answered a question about Shabbona Lake State Park
$25 per night.
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CBB answered a question about Liberty
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CBB answered a question about Julia Pfeiffer Burns SP
I'm not sure, you can call them at (831) 667-2315.
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I'm not sure, but you can call them at 703-221-4706.
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CBB answered a question about Myles Standish State Forest
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CBB answered a question about Myles Standish State Forest
The Peak season is Fri May 16 2014 to Sun Oct 12 2014.
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CBB answered a question about Myles Standish State Forest
The Peak season is Fri May 16 2014 to Sun Oct 12 2014.
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It is first come, first serve basis.
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CBB answered a question about Bagley Rapids Campground
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CBB answered a question about Forked Run State Park
$40 a night.
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CBB answered a question about Forked Run State Park
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CBB answered a question about Painted Rocks
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Yes.
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CBB answered a question about Itasca State Park
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