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The Benefits of Travel and Outdoor Activities for Ageing Americans

Americans are notorious for working long hours and skipping paid time off. In fact, Americans have steadily been declining paid time off since the 1970’s. The lack of travel and leisure has raised considerable warnings among the US Travel Association, whi…
Americans are notorious for working long hours and skipping paid time off. In fact, Americans have steadily been declining paid time off since the 1970’s. The lack of travel and le… http://carolinaoutfitters.com/blog/2016/06/benefits-travel-and-outdoor-activities-ageing-americans/

Find the Best Hiking Trail For You and Your Family at Nantahala National Forest and other National Forests in North Carolina

Hiking is a great physical activity to enjoy while visiting the Nantahala National Forest. This wildlife preserve is the largest in the state of North Carolina and enjoys more than 500,000 acres of sprawling wilderness. Within the forest, hikers can expec…
Hiking is a great physical activity to enjoy while visiting the Nantahala National Forest. This wildlife preserve is the largest in the state of North Carolina and enjoys more tha… http://carolinaoutfitters.com/blog/2016/05/find-best-hiking-trail-you-and-your-family-nantahala-national-forest-and-other-national-forests-north-carolina/

The Pros and Cons of Fly Fishing

For beginning fisherman, or those interested in learning more about the peaceful pass time, learning to distinguish fly and spin fishing is useful knowledge. Fly fishing has some unique requirements that you should definitely think about before hand. Here…
For beginning fisherman, or those interested in learning more about the peaceful pass time, learning to distinguish fly and spin fishing is useful knowledge. Fly fishing has some u… http://carolinaoutfitters.com/blog/2016/05/pros-and-cons-fly-fishing/

The Benefits of Travel and Outdoor Activities for Ageing Americans

Americans are notorious for working long hours and skipping paid time off. In fact, Americans have steadily been declining paid time off since the 1970’s. The lack of travel and leisure has raised considerable warnings among the US Travel Association, whi…
Americans are notorious for working long hours and skipping paid time off. In fact, Americans have steadily been declining paid time off since the 1970’s. The lack of travel and le… http://carolinaoutfitters.com/blog/2016/05/benefits-travel-and-outdoor-activities-ageing-americans/

Appalachian Trail: North Carolina Highlights

Getting ready to take on the Appalachian Trail? Whether you’re starting in Maine and ending in Georgia or are sticking to the North Carolina section, there’s plenty of “trail stuff” to check out in the Old North State. Let’s take a look at some of the Nor…
Getting ready to take on the Appalachian Trail? Whether you’re starting in Maine and ending in Georgia or are sticking to the North Carolina section, there’s plenty of “trail st… http://carolinaoutfitters.com/blog/2016/04/appalachian-trail-north-carolina-highlights/

Attractions Near The Tail of the Dragon at Deals Gap

An 11-mile road with 318 curves, the Tail of the Dragon is the number-one motorcycle and sports car highway in the country. Formally known as US 129, the route does not feature a single driveway or intersecting road, and is bordered by the Great Smoky Mou…
An 11-mile road with 318 curves, the Tail of the Dragon is the number-one motorcycle and sports car highway in the country. Formally known as US 129, the route does not featur… http://carolinaoutfitters.com/blog/2016/04/attractions-near-tail-dragon-deals-gap/

The Benefits of Horseback Riding for Kids

There’s no denying the magnetic quality that exists between children and horses. Children are impressed by a horse’s power and grace, and awestricken at the chance to ride one. Aside from fulfilling childhood fantasies, horseback riding has several unexpe…
There’s no denying the magnetic quality that exists between children and horses. Children are impressed by a horse’s power and grace, and awestricken at the chance to ride one. As… http://carolinaoutfitters.com/blog/2015/04/benefits-horseback-riding-kids/

A Day Rafting on the Nantahala

One of the best day trips for all levels of experience is Nantahala River Rafting with Carolina Outfitters.
 Asheville is mainly known for its tree-covered mountains and eclectic music scene, but it’s also one of the best destinations for rafting in the US. If you’re planning a visit… http://carolinaoutfitters.com/blog/2015/04/day-rafting-nantahala/

Outdoor Adventures Build Family Communication and Improve Trust

Aside from getting exercise, enjoying the fresh air, and working through challenging activities, outdoor adventures like river rafting, gem mining, horseback riding, and fishing can have profound effects on family communication. Working together as a team…
Aside from getting exercise, enjoying the fresh air, and working through challenging activities, outdoor adventures like river rafting, gem mining, horseback riding, and fishing c… http://carolinaoutfitters.com/blog/2015/04/outdoor-adventures-build-family-communication-and-improve-trust/

What Will You Find When You Gem Mine With Us?

North Carolina enjoys a rich history of gem mining and prospecting. In the early 1800’s, the nation’s original gold rush took place in North Carolina, after a 12-year-old boy discovered a 17-pound gold nugget in Little Yellow Creek. The rest is history, a…
North Carolina enjoys a rich history of gem mining and prospecting. In the early 1800’s, the nation’s original gold rush took place in North Carolina, after a 12-year-old boy disc… http://carolinaoutfitters.com/blog/2015/04/what-will-you-find-when-you-gem-mine-us/