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2017 Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour in CT

We’re bringing the spirit of outdoor adventure and mountain culture to Connecticut. This year’s World Tour features the best mountain films this year, showcasing amazing filmmaking talent from the world over to an audience...

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Holiday Window Contest

A lot of thought and effort goes into making the window displays in all of our stores. One of our staffs favorite times to decorate their windows is during the holiday season. They especially...

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Holiday Gift Ideas

Our two New Haven stores got together and brainstormed some ideas for this year’s holiday gift shopping. The staff picked out some of their favorite items that are sure to be a hit. They...

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Holiday Gifts Under $50

Don’t stress out this holiday season! Our staff is here to help you out. If you are looking for suggestions on what to purchase feel free to pick their brains. They have experience with...

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General Firearms Deer Season Begins November 16

CT DEEP Press Release DEEP Reminds Outdoor Enthusiasts to Be Safe Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) today issued a safety reminder for outdoor enthusiasts as a variety of hunting seasons are...

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OSLT Thanksgiving Weekend Hike

Old Saybrook Land Trust Thanksgiving Weekend Hike WHERE: The Preserve WHEN: Saturday, November 26, 1 to 3 pm OTHER: Chris Cryder will lead this fun hike into the Preserve from the Westbrook entrance to...

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SOLO Wilderness First Aid Class

POSTPONED UNTIL SPRING What: SOLO Wilderness First Aid Class When: November 19-20th Where: Denali Old Saybrook 75 Main St. Old Saybrook, CT The Details: Accidents happen. People get hurt, sick, or lost. The temperature...

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Seth Scaplen | Employee Spotlight

Name: Seth Scaplen Location: Trailblazer Branford If you could have one super power what would it be? If I could have one super power, it would be teleportation What is your favorite outdoor activity?...