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Your weekend: A three-day salute to adventure

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So much adventure to be had this Fourth of July weekend! Good thing you have three days to fit it in!

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One of the best adventure deals going: Merchant Millpond State Park’s periodic Canoe The Pond program. Join a ranger on a canoe trip on this 760-acre millpond that dates to the early 1700s. Paddle amid the bald cypress and tupelo gum that have since infiltrated the pond; learn about the area’s history, too. All from the comfort of a beginner-friendly Discovery Old Town 158 canoe. read more

Your weekend: A sprint pent, a night run, a hike for good

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This weekend, we’ve got something for folks in OK shape, folks looking to beat the heat, folks looking for a reason to do good.

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You’re in pretty good shape; maybe not midseason form, but you feel you could take on a good challenge. The Carolina Beach Double Sprint 2016, perhaps? read more

Your weekend: Make it a memorable one

Memorial Day weekend: it may not technically be summer’s meteorological kick off (that comes at 6:34 p.m. on June 20), but it certainly kicks off the season in our psyche. And the weather should be good for kicking if off in any number of adventurous ways, including … read more

This weekend: Reasons to start hiking and go star gazing

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From mellow hikes at the coast and in the mountains to a statewide star party, your prospects for adventure are looking up in North Carolina.

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This is the perfect event if you’ve been thinking: I really should get moving more, and now that the weather’s awesome I don’t have a good excuse not to be active. Still … read more