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8 Fitness-Oriented Camping Spots Near Philadelphia to Try This Summer

During summer, everyone loves to make full use out of the warm weather, later sunset, and overall positive vibes with vacations, beach trips, and getaways. […]

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This Awesome Biking and Camping Adventure Trip Is Returning to Philly in August

There are some things that just go together. Peanut butter and jelly. Beyoncé and Jay Z. Pizza and Ranch dressing (don’t fight me on it). And now: […]

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These Are the Best Spots to Go Camping Near Philadelphia

After a long winter, we are SO ready to hit the great outdoors when nice (and warm!) weather finally strikes. Hiking, camping, and sunbathing (with proper […]

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The Philly Fitness Lover’s Summer Bucket List: 15 Things You Need to Do

Summer, in all its sweat-inducing glory, is here, folks! And we know: That spot on your couch that gets the perfect not-too-aggressive breeze from your AC […]

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Awesome Biking/Camping Event Bikeout Just Announced 2017 Date

Remember Bikeout, the sweet biking/camping/farm-to-table-eating excursion that debuted last year? Well, as a refresher, last year, the Philly-based “bike camping adventure” took 100 bike riders […]

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A Science-Backed Reason to Go Camping (Plus: Where to Camp Around Philly)

Spring is here, which means that the folks of Philadelphia have begun to emerge, slowly but surely, out of hibernation. Eventually, by May I’d say, this […]

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This Sweet Sale Is the Key to Filling Your Cramped City Life With Outdoorsy Vibes 

Guys, guys, guys: I have the perfect way for you to procrastinate until the workday ends (I won’t tell your boss, promise): Visit Fireside Camp […]

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Best Weekend Ever: Bike to a Farm-to-Table Dinner, Camp, Drink Beer, Eat S’mores, and More 

If I were to dream up the best weekend ever, it would involve biking along the Schuylkill River Trail, refueling with really good food straight from […]

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Cool! You Can Camp Out on the SRT After the Schuylkill River Relay

Welllllllll, this is really cool: After the Schuylkill River Relay & 50K, the brand-new 50K relay race (or solo run, your choice) along the Schuylkill […]

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Fireside Camp Supply Is Closing (But It’s Not Going Out of Business!)

The bad news? Our camping gear go-to Fireside Camp Supply is shuttering its storefront within the next few months. The good news? The business is merely transitioning into a […]

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Fireside Camp Supply Is Closing (But It’s Not Going Out of Business!)

The bad news? Our camping gear go-to Fireside Camp Supply is shuttering its storefront within the next few months. The good news? The business is merely transitioning into […]

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10 Reasons We Are So Stinkin’ Excited for Fall in Philly

Summer is great for many things: ditching work early on a Friday, backyard barbecues, day drinking on the beach without shame. But fall is a […]

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Sorry, You Can’t Camp Out in Fairmount Park for the Papal Visit After All

Turns out you won’t be able to camp out for Pope Francis’ visit to Philadelphia after all. On Wednesday, the World Meeting of Families announced […]

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The Checkup: Trader Joe’s Finds Every Busy Person Should Have in Their Fridge

• If you, like me, blame your totally unsustainable sushi-delivery addiction on a busy schedule, take note: These 15 Trader Joe’s items — from pre-cooked […]

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The Checkup: The $10,000 Treehouse Tent You Need for Your Next Camping Trip

• If you thought summer camp for adults was cool, how about this spherical tent you can pitch in a tree to satisfy all your latent and […]