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TOP TEN National Parks for Cyclists

TOP TEN National Parks for Cyclists
We at Trail Truffles love a good dirt path to hike on, but we also appreciate winding roads that lead you to vistas who's true magnificence is more fully appreciated when you hammer your own way to the top. Here is our list of the best places to get your bike out, and go for a ride. 

GOOD NEWS FRIDAY: Honeybee Hash, Cannabis Improving Bee Populations

GOOD NEWS FRIDAY: Honeybee Hash, Cannabis Improving Bee Populations
It's now 2020, the two topics in this week's "Good News Friday" have each had their fair share of coverage. Those two topics are as follows. The worldwide threat of dwindling bee populations and the rise of marijuana crops.

Good News Friday: Renewable energy powering the entirety of Scotland

Good News Friday: Renewable energy powering the entirety of Scotland
Scotland is a world leader in renewable energy. It is on track to have 100% of its electricity come from renewable energy. They will hold this year's UN Climate conference where all attending nations will present their long term climate goals.

The essentials of plant-based proteins

The essentials of plant-based proteins
  "but where do you get your protein?" The age-old question asked by many, to those who have ch...

Good News Friday: Only you can prevent wildfires, and goats can help.

Good News Friday: Only you can prevent wildfires, and goats can help.
Yoga isn't the only thing goats are in the news for lately. These benevolent bovidae's are now on fire prevention duty in California. Their task is to do what goats do best, eat! See how goats are using their natural talent to help prevent more damage caused by wildfire.

Geotagging: To tag, or not to tag.

Geotagging: To tag, or not to tag.
Geotagging is a conversation of conservation. How we use this technology impacts the world around us for good and bad. This article explores the pros and cons of geotagging and when to use it.

The Intro series: Snow Shoeing ONE-O-ONE

The Intro series: Snow Shoeing ONE-O-ONE
Snowshoeing 101! A comprehensive guide on getting started in one of the most rewarding and inexpensive winter sports available. Snowshoeing is a low cost, high reward, activity that provides epic scenery and a solid workout. Whats not to love?

What We can do to help Australia

What We can do to help Australia
Mt. Solitary bush fire burns at dusk from previous bush fire Australia is in...

Sticking to your Resolutions: The way to achieve self improvement.

Sticking to your Resolutions: The way to achieve self improvement.
  Resolutions have been around for thousands of years. The Babylonians did it, The Romans did it. Typical of many holidays the roots h...

Twenty-three last minute stocking stuffers for the trail junkie on your list

Twenty-three last minute stocking stuffers for the trail junkie on your list
A list of the best stocking stuffer ideas for the outdoor enthusiasts in your life ranging from cheap to expensive but all compact.

Twenty Better Things to do With Your Time and Money This Black Friday.

Twenty Better Things to do With Your Time and Money This Black Friday.
1. Go on a bike ride: Road, mountain, fat, tandem; it really doesn't matter. Bikes, beat, Black Friday shopping. ...

Healthy, plant based snacks for kids on the go

Healthy, plant based snacks for kids on the go
A list of the top healthy, plant based snacks for kids on the go.