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Outdoor recreation on Public lands

The Bureau of Land Management has launched a web-based tool to improve the public's access to thousands of recreation sites across BLM-managed public lands.  These sites offer visitors unique opportunities and memorable experiences as vast as the land itself.

BLM provides a basic summary of the recreation site, contact information for the agency field office, fee information where applicable, necessary permits and passes, and maps.

Users can search by location, keyword or activity — everything from auto touring to winter sports.

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Top 5 Items for a Successful Camping Trip

It seems like just about every activity requires some sort of essentials list – hiking, running, mountain biking. Camping is no different. While you might not use every single item on this list, you’ll appreciate their value when you really need them. The following are the top five items that need to be on your camping packing list:

1.  Navigation – The top item on any camping essentials list is the proper navigation, and your best bet is to bring a variety. First and foremost, a topographic map will be helpful for those campsites that are off the beaten path, such as that one waterfall next to that fallen tree by the weirdly shaped rock.

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Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest Asks Target Shooters to Take Extra Care to Prevent Wildfires

Sparks, Nev. Jun 8, 2017  – With summer here and more people heading outdoors to enjoy the season, the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest would like to remind visitors and residents in communities adjacent to the Forest to be extra cautious while engaging in activities that could start a wildfire.

Weather conditions have been changing in the past couple of weeks with consistently higher temperatures and decreased humidity levels, resulting in drier vegetation that is more prone to the spread of wildfire. Pay attention to the surrounding area; be aware of wildfire conditions; and think clearly before conducting any activity that could cause an unwanted fire.

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1-2-3 How to Clean Your Firearm

Hoppe’s 9 has been a long time favorite with gun owners as a quality cleaning product. Hoppe’s has introduced a step-by-step guide that provides information every gun owner should know to protect their investment and ensure proper cleaning and lubrication.

STEP 1 - GUN CLEANER

Start off your cleaning with Hoppe’s Black Gun Cleaner to remove carbon fouling. Hoppe’s Black Gun Cleaner is formulated to remove high levels of carbon to ensure accuracy and extend the life of your firearm.

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ExtremeTerrain Presents Jeeps At The Farm!

Join Us For A Full Day Of Crawling and Jeeping With The Whole Family

ExtremeTerrain is excited to be the title sponsor of “Jeeps at the Farm”, a one day family-friendly Jeep enthusiast event. Taking place at the scenic Shady Brook Farm in Yardley, Pennsylvania on Saturday May 20, 2017 (rain or shine), Jeeps at the Farm celebrates the most capable off-road vehicle ever produced with a day of non-stop Jeep action. 

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