Monthly Archive for: ‘June, 2018’

How to Hike in the Florida Everglades

How to Hike in the Florida Everglades

The Florida Everglades is a massive wetland that covers more than 700 square miles in the southern part of the Sunshine State, filled with hundreds of native animals and thousands of plant species that thrive in the hot, humid environment. It is a great place to see the natural beauty of Florida, but it can be challenging to navigate if …

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Don’t Bring Back Unwanted Insects

How to Make Sure You Don't Bring Back Unwanted Insects on a Hike

It’s finally summertime, and it’s a great time to go hiking to enjoy the outdoors, but the last thing you want to do during a hike is bring unwanted bugs home with you — especially if you’re hiking on trails on the other side of the country. Introducing pests to an area where they aren’t native isn’t just annoying — …

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How to Avoid Ticks on Your Hike

How to Avoid Ticks on Your Hike

Hiking is a great way to enjoy nature, especially now that the weather is warming up after that crazy long winter we had. However, warm weather means insects are starting to come out of the woodwork — including ticks. Tick bites are annoying, and these little bugs often end up in awkward spots, not to mention the fact that they …

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