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Best Summer Backpacking Trips In America

While it’s important to understand how to be prepared and stay safe during a backpacking trip, even if it’s only for the day, there’s a wealth of natural beauty to explore throughout the country. The following are just five of the best summer backpacking trips in America.

04/22/2014

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Man Injured In Salisbury After Falling On Pickaxe

Rescue workers carried a man more than a mile out of the woods to an awaiting medical helicopter after he fell and injured his head on a pickaxe on the Appalachian Trail in Salisbury.

07/20/2012

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