Hiking

German Shepard custody battle: Colorado couple rallies fellow climbers to save … – New York Daily News

August 17, 2012

New York Daily News German Shepard custody battle: Colorado couple rallies fellow climbers to save …New York Daily NewsA group of Colorado mountain climbers rescued a German Shepard named Missy from 13000 feet, where the dog's owner abandoned her. Missy was stranded for eight days before two hikers found her close to death and...

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Brazilians Should Prepare For Price Hikes – Forbes

August 17, 2012

Forbes Brazilians Should Prepare For Price HikesForbesBrazil can't seem to shake its inflation problem. Other than headline inflation coming down thanks to a flat-lined economy, products like beer and food have been rising. In fact, earlier this week, Brasil Foods, owners of the Sadia and Perdigao brands …

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Thruway rate hike to get hearing in Syracuse Friday – Syracuse.com

August 16, 2012

New York Daily News Thruway rate hike to get hearing in Syracuse FridaySyracuse.comEast Syracuse, NY — The New York State Thruway Authority's drive to increase tolls 45 percent for commercial vehicles may hit a few bumps Friday in East Syracuse. Opponents of the hike have said they will attend the hearing set for 11...

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Missing hiker assumed dead, family plans memorial | News – WZZM

August 15, 2012

Missing hiker assumed dead, family plans memorial | NewsWZZMHUDSONVILLE, Mich. (WZZM) The family of a Hudsonville teen lost in the Montana wilderness is planning a memorial service this Friday. Jakson Kreiser went hiking alone in the Glacier National Park on July 28th and never returned. Search crews looked for … and more »

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Two hikers missing near Packwood, Lewis County – The Seattle Times (blog)

August 15, 2012

Two hikers missing near Packwood, Lewis CountyThe Seattle Times (blog)The Lewis County Sheriff's Office is searching for a married couple who were hurt while hiking near Packwood. According to the sheriff's office, the husband contacted the U.S. Forest Service from his satellite phone yesterday to report that they had …Deputies searching for injured hikers...

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State comptroller: Thruway Authority should correct mismanagement before … – Times Herald-Record

August 15, 2012

State comptroller: Thruway Authority should correct mismanagement before …Times Herald-Record“The Thruway should do more before relying on yet another toll hike to make ends meet.” The authority didn't immediately comment Wednesday. The toll for a three-axle truck traveling from Buffalo to New York City is now about $88. That could increase to … and...

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Isla Fisher’s Hollywood Hills Hike – The Gossip Girls

August 15, 2012

Isla Fisher's Hollywood Hills HikeThe Gossip GirlsAfter a adventure-filled morning, Isla Fisher took her adorable daughters Olive and Elula out in Studio City, CA on Tuesday (August 14). The “Wedding Crashers” actress and her little mini mes donned matching pink and jean ensembles as they stopped for … and more »

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Talking politics on the hiking trail – The Week Magazine

August 15, 2012

The Week Magazine Talking politics on the hiking trailThe Week Magazine"We're just backcountry people," said the 20-something couple climbing up the steep, narrow trail carrying heavily loaded backpacks and fishing rods. "We haven't been paying much attention, but we will decide when we see the debates," said the young …

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Bellingham man still missing near Baker Lake; search resumes Tuesday – TheNewsTribune.com

August 14, 2012

Bellingham man still missing near Baker Lake; search resumes TuesdayTheNewsTribune.comThey stopped searching at about 8 p.m. Monday after finding no additional signs of his presence and planned to resume on Tuesday. The area where Filosa was hiking is steep in spots, with several cliff hazards, some thick brush and overgrowth, and snow …Search for...

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Bird, Frog Song ‘Identiflyer’ New to Preserve’s Summer Night Hike – Patch.com

August 14, 2012

Bird, Frog Song 'Identiflyer' New to Preserve's Summer Night HikePatch.comSince the mission of the Preserve is educational, not recreational, it is not open to the public daily for hiking. However, the trails were professionally designed by Switchback Trails, which has built trails all over the country, including the …

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