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About Liz Froment

Liz Froment loves exploring all over the US for hidden gems during her journeys around the country, and especially in her native New England.
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Appalachian National Scenic Trail
3 weeks ago

Appalachian National Scenic Trail

Imagine walking almost 2,200 miles through 14 states. Sounds pretty incredible, right? Well, people from all over America and the world do it every single year on the Appalachian Trail. 

The trail is the longest ‘hiking only’ trail in the world and runs from Georgia to Maine. Each year, thousands of people set off on the trail to do everything from a short day hike to walk the entire trail.

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Visiting Mohican State Park
1 month ago

Visiting Mohican State Park

State parks are truly one of the unmentioned gems of America’s park system. While the National Parks attract millions of visitors each year and stun people with their size and beauty, there’s just as much that can be said about state parks. 

After all, once the weather is nice, who doesn’t love spending time outdoors camping, hiking, and enjoying naturalist programs? You can find dozens of these in every state, but in this post, we want to highlight Mohican State Park.

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Zoo to You (Paso Robles, CA)
3 months ago

Zoo to You (Paso Robles, CA)

Zoos are one of those places where everyone in the family can have fun. Not only is seeing rare and exotic animals cool, but it’s an educational experience. No wonder they are commonly on the ‘must see’ list for anyone visiting a city with a great zoo. 

Paso Robles, California has an interesting approach to zoos that you might find interesting. Not only does the city have its zoo it also works on bringing the zoo to you! 

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Visiting Bar Harbor, Maine
4 months ago

Visiting Bar Harbor, Maine

Bar Harbor, Maine is one of the hidden gems not only of New England but the entire country. Tucked away on Mount Desert Island, it’s incredibly beautiful and picturesque. If you love the ocean, nature, and the rocky shorelines of Maine, this is the spot to visit. 

In this post, we’ll cover some of the things you need to know about any visit to Bar Harbor. So, if you’ve been planning to make a visit soon, keep reading!

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Organ Mountains Desert Peaks National Monument
5 months ago

Organ Mountains Desert Peaks National Monument

The land around Organ Mountains Desert Peaks National Monument has been important to Native Americans for generations. In 2014, this land was approved as a National Monument by President Obama.

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Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge
6 months ago

Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge

Most people forget about all the great things you can see and do in our second smallest state. But, the truth is, Delaware packs a big punch when it comes to natural beauty, especially by the sea.

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Most Remote National Parks to Visit
7 months ago

Most Remote National Parks to Visit

There is no question the National Park System truly is one of America’s greatest gems. And, with 2016 being the 100th birthday of the system, the parks were able to see increased growth.

While most people know the big parks like the Grand Canyon, Yosemite, and the Great Smoky Mountains, there are dozens of incredible parks that most people don’t visit because they don’t know about them or they are very remote.

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Quick Guide to Fort Worth
8 months ago

Quick Guide to Fort Worth

If you’re looking for a truly authentic Texas experience, travel no further than Fort Worth. Fort Worth is located just 30 miles from Dallas, so it is easily serviced by the Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport. But for many, it can feel like a world away from the hustle and bustle of that city, which is among the largest in the country.

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Top Ramen Shops in the U.S.
8 months ago

Top Ramen Shops in the U.S.

Ramen noodles isn’t that quick microwaveable dinner most likely to be found in college dorms and the homes of starving artists. In fact, real ramen is an incredibly tasty dish that can be found all over the country.

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Padre Island National Seashore
8 months ago

Padre Island National Seashore

By  •  Beaches

It’s probably safe to assume that “the beach” isn’t the first thing that comes to your mind when you think about Texas. For states like California or Florida, sure, but Texas?

While there’s a lot of amazing things you can do and see all over Texas from rodeos to football to barbecue, there’s also a ton of shoreline that is ready for you to explore. One of the best spots to really enjoy unspoiled water and islands is at the Padre Island National Seashore.

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