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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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I don't see why not, but you can call them at 319-392-4601 to make sure.
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You can't make reservations online, if at all... You may want to try to call them at 715-362-1300.
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You can't make reservations online, if at all... You may want to try to call them at 715-362-1300.
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You can make a reservation here: http://www.reserveamerica.com/camping/dolomite/r/campgroundDetails.do?contractCode=NRSO&parkId=70431
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CBB answered a question about Forked Run State Park
$40 a night.
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You need to make a reservation. You can do it here: http://www.ohio.reserveworld.com/SearchCriteria.aspx?PropertyType=R&pk_id=3
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There are 52 campsites.
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