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June 23, 2014

Is your bike chain loose? Is it coming undone while you ride? Check your chain out.

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July 1, 2016

Planet Earth is a mysterious place that never ceases to amaze. You won’t have to look far to find some natural peculiarity for which science sometimes offer a theory....

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March 28, 2016

No one knows your body better than you, but you may not always read it right. “If you think you have an emergency, then you have an emergency until proven...

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September 17, 2015

So, you’ve decided you want to hike the Appalachian Trail — all 2,200 miles of it.

It’s an honorable goal, one that we here at The Active Times...

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October 13, 2016

People can’t ignore their age. Making this mistake can lead to weight gain, heart problems and chronic illnesses brought by unhealthy lifestyles.

The older you get, the more wear and...

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February 18, 2016

Ah, the glutes! The muscles every woman – and man – wants to look perfect. But it seems like they take the longest to shape up. This has to...

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October 29, 2014

For those who want to lose weight, signing up for a marathon (aka committing to a training schedule that consists of running 3 to 6 days and 20+ miles per week for somewhere around 16 weeks) is a s

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June 17, 2016

About two billion people will visit amusement parks this year to experience the thrilling rides they offer, according to the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA)....

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December 8, 2015

One of the most important parts of our bodies is also one of the smallest ones. The thyroid, butterfly-shaped gland on the front of the neck below the Adam’s...

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June 10, 2016

Studies show that even a short walk in the park can calm the mind while changing the way the brain works to improve mental health. People who spend time in nature cope...

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June 5, 2014

Which government system protects some of our most prized land, offers affordable recreation and is great for the economy? You guessed it—it's the National Park System.

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July 11, 2014

Strength training involves three different actions that cause your muscles to produce force.

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October 21, 2016

With over 1,000,000 acres of pristine wilderness, forests, alpine meadows and lakes, it’s no wonder Glacier National Park is one of the most visited national parks in the...

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August 26, 2015

What exactly makes a college “fit”? Well, just as you would determine a person's level of fitness, we take a handful of different factors into consideration when setting out to...

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August 15, 2014

Fall is a great season to get outside and go camping.

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October 21, 2015

Need a quick workout routine? Something fast, intense and that leaves you burning fat for 48 hours after your workout?

I’ve got the perfect bodyweight workout...

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June 11, 2015

Not matter what the activity, when kids are encouraged to participate in sports, they’re given the advantage of learning about the importance of physical activity at a young age.

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November 14, 2013

Simply put, an insulated jacket can be a lifesaver. Whether you’re in a snowbank deep in the backcountry, or walking home late night from the bar, puffy jackets rule the cold.

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November 22, 2016

Travel expenses include a lot more than the plane ticket. Food, drinks, hotels, ATM fees, transportation, clothes – people often ignore or underestimate how much all of these can...

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June 16, 2016

Disney World is a place like no other – a magical place, where children’s dreams may actually come true. However, it can be a bit overwhelming; long lines are...

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August 14, 2015

College students across the country are starting their fall semester and that means over the course of the next few months they’ll be partying, pulling all-nighters, (hopefully) attending classes and,...

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January 15, 2016

More and more people are taking solo trips; in fact a lot of these travelers are claiming traveling alone is the best way to explore the world.

What’s better...

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December 30, 2015

You are a person who takes pride in taking good care of your body. The gym is not a scary place for you and you eat fruits and vegetables every...

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April 13, 2016

Sometimes we’re all for taking it easy. Going for a long, slow jog or breathing deeply through a restorative yoga class can be just what our bodies need....

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July 19, 2012

Awarding anything the superlative of “toughest” is generally a tough call, but when it comes to rock climbing routes in America, there’s some standardization in the form of the Yo