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Surfing Tips from Taylor Jensen, World Longboard Champion


It’s summer time and the waves are calling.  Before you paddle out to catch the perfect wave take a moment to get some advice from the World Longboard Champion, Taylor […]

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Rate 2 Donate Campaign supports California and Utah Parks


Through August 31, 2012, ParkVisitor.com has chosen the state and national parks of California and Utah as the beneficiary of our “Rate 2 Donate” campaign. The idea is simple: one […]

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The 5 Best State Beaches for Surfing in Southern California According to World Longboard Champion, Taylor Jensen


ParkVisitor was lucky enough to chat recently with Southern California local surfing hero Taylor Jensen. Jensen is the reigning World Longboard Champion and has taken home six U.S. National Longboard […]

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Enjoy 4th of July Celebrations at a State Park Near You


July 4th is a day to celebrate our nation’s independence with family and friends, but why not celebrate it with the nation itself, in America’s backyard? The wonderful state and national […]

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The Great American Backyard Campout is here!


So you’ve had a long week and need to unwind? Or you want to take your kids on an adventure they’ve never experienced? Well then good thing it’s almost the […]

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How To Protect Yourself From Ticks In The Outdoors


Right now, we’re in the thick of a bad tick season. Dr. Thomas Mather, director of the University of Rhode Island’s Center for Vector-Borne Disease and its TickEncounter Resource Center […]

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Camping In Yosemite National Park – The Camp 4 Experience


Climbers Mark and Anders gear up for the Nose on El Capitan I rolled into Yosemite Valley late in the afternoon on a Monday in May. Three weeks before the Memorial Day […]

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Tips on Shopping for a Backpack


Having worked in an outdoor gear store, I realize that shopping for a backpack can be intimidating. Packs these days can be a bit techie, and many people aren’t familiar […]

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Interview with CleanWell’s Holly Bornstein


We asked Holly about her love of parks and how CleanWell can come in handy for you, the parkgoer!   Favorite State or National Park and why? Yosemite National Park.  […]

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Reliving a Sound


Interested in alternative means to note significant outdoor experiences?  Try drafting a soundtrack for your adventures.   “What seems to happen is that a piece of familiar music serves as a […]

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