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IPX Ratings Described

IPX Rating

Depending on the gear you’re looking to purchase, there’s often a rating posted on the packaging in terms of an IPX rating.  Very often the question gets thrown around to describe just what IPX-4 or IPX-7 means. Well, starting with

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Trekking Poles – Proper Fit Guide

Trekking Poles come in many shapes and sizes, but often people haven’t been properly educated on the proper fit of a trekking pole. The proper height of the trekking pole is fairly easy to determine.  Trekking poles are typically measured

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East Fork Lake State Park

East Fork Lake State Park is a beautiful park located just east of Cincinnati, Ohio.  The park boasts plenty of trails for all who want to get out and enjoy some fresh air regardless of what level of challenge you’re

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Posted in Ohio, Outdoors, Park & Trail Reviews, USA

RoadID

Just{elation} is all about having fun in the outdoors.  Be it hiking or camping, biking or disc golf, enjoying the local park or volunteering at a local charity, Just{elation} wants the outdoors to be enjoyed.  With all outdoor (and indoor)

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Stonelick State Park, Pleasant Plain, Ohio

 Stonelick State Park is part of the Ohio State Parks system, located in Pleasant Plain, Ohio (just outside of Cincinnati, Ohio).  I visited this park in November of 2012 to explore the park’s 1058 acres worth of hiking trails, and

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Geocaching 101

What is Geocaching?  Well, the best description I’ve ever heard is that Geocaching is where people use millions and millions of dollars worth of United States Military satellite technologies to find some Tupperware in the woods!  While it’s much more than that,

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Johnson Hills Park, Cincinnati, Ohio

Johnson Hills Park is a park located in Anderson Township Park District.  While I drive by this park regularly, I’ve never actually stopped to visit it until today.  I was greeted with an empty stone parking lot with a park

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Withrow Nature Preserve, Cincinnati, Ohio

  Withrow Nature Preserve is a smaller park located in Cincinnati, Ohio.  I visited this park in October of 2012 with my sister to get out and enjoy the unseasonably warm fall weather.  The park is well maintained with a

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