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Reminder Camping Not Allowed On Public Land

Reminder Camping Not Allowed On Public Land

Despite the warmer weather gradually settling in for good, you can’t fully enjoy it just yet. Under the current provincial COVID-19 rules and regulations, recreational camping is not allowed on public land. There are some exceptions to that restriction. They include the exercising of treaty rights, where written authorization has been issued by the […]

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Tech industry group funded by Amazon, Facebook and Google supports a corporate tax hike

Tech industry group funded by Amazon, Facebook and Google supports a corporate tax hike

Chamber of Progress, a new tech industry group funded by giants like Amazon, Facebook and Google, is announcing its support for a corporate tax increase like the one President Joe Biden proposed to fund his $2 trillion infrastructure plan. The move sets Chamber of Progress, a new center-left group, apart from other business organizations that […]

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Lady Bird Lake trail becomes ground zero for Austin homeless debate

Lady Bird Lake trail becomes ground zero for Austin homeless debate

Among the locations hit hardest by Austin’s homelessness crisis is the Ann and Roy Butler Hike and Bike Trail — the popular 10-mile loop along Lady Bird Lake that was supposed to be protected against the city’s explosion of tent encampments. When the Austin City Council approved a controversial measure in June 2019 canceling an ordinance that had […]

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Hike planned at Tuscarora – Times News Online

Hike planned at Tuscarora – Times News Online

Published April 10. 2021 07:30AM Naturalist Robin Tracey of Tuscarora State Park in Barnesville, Schuylkill County, will lead a hike on Lake View Trail on April 22, starting at 10:30 a.m. The hike is 5.5 miles long and moderate to difficult. The trails cross over two creeks and run parallel to the lake. There will […]

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Pymatuning camping at premium | Lifestyles

Pymatuning camping at premium | Lifestyles

BY KEITH GUSHARD MEADVILLE TRIBUNE JAMESTOWN — Renting a camping space within Pymatuning State Park is going to be harder during the 2021 camping season. “Camping will be at a premium,” Dan Bickel, the state park’s superintendent, said of the season which begins April 9 and runs through Oct. 31. A $3 million project to […]

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Hikers urged to stay off muddy trails in the Northeast

Hikers urged to stay off muddy trails in the Northeast

With spring here, hikers may be excited to head to the backcountry, but as Lincoln Riddle reports, now may not be the best time to get out onto the trails. Author: weareiowa.com Published: 7:07 AM CDT April 5, 2021 Updated: 6:32 AM CDT April 5, 2021 Source link

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Sequoia, Kings Canyon Requiring Camping Reservations This Year

Sequoia, Kings Canyon Requiring Camping Reservations This Year

Camping in Sequoia and Kings Canyon national parks will require reservations this year/NPS file With the 2021 camping season ramping up, you should know that Sequoia and Kings Canyon national parks are requiring advance reservations for their campgrounds. This change is intended to ensure proper COVID-19 mitigations and allow campers to plan with more accurate information […]

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Suffolk Water Authority to hike average bill 3.77% starting June 1

Suffolk Water Authority to hike average bill 3.77% starting June 1

The Suffolk County Water Authority board of directors on Thursday approved rate and service charge increases that will hike average customer bills by 3.77% or around $1.56 a month, starting June 1. The new standard rate for most residential water users jumps to $2.119 per thousand gallons, from a current $2.028 per thousand. The quarterly […]

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Camping holidays: Most popular UK holidays campsites mapped – Cornwall & Devon tops | Travel News | Travel

Camping holidays: Most popular UK holidays campsites mapped – Cornwall & Devon tops | Travel News | Travel

Camping holidays have long been a popular option among many Britons but the pandemic has seen even more people turn to alfresco breaks. The UK is home to some stunning countryside but regions vary greatly in what they offer holidaymakers. So where are the most popular UK campsites? The south-west dominated the top ten, with […]

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How to Build and Maintain Thru-Hiking Fitness

How to Build and Maintain Thru-Hiking Fitness

Last fall, after backpacking around 270 miles on the Long Trail through the rugged Green Mountains of Vermont, my fellow campers and I discussed how we were now in the best shape of our lives. Around the campfire, we brainstormed how we might maintain our fitness after returning to our regular routines back home. Some said it was […]

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