Latest Backpacking Stories

2010-08-27 14:58:00

COLUMBIA, Ill., Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Traube Tent, Inc., the mid-west's premiere tent services company announced today that the company has been named to the prestigious Inc. 5000 list of America's Fastest Growing Companies.

2010-08-24 13:11:00

EDINA, Minn., Aug. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Backpacks are a leading cause of back and shoulder pain for millions of school children across the nation.

2010-07-14 11:49:00

LONDON, July 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- HostelBookers (http://www.hostelbookers.com/), the budget accommodation specialist, has today launched its big summer sale campaign, offering a vast range of properties across 28 top destinations worldwide* at discounted prices many with over 20% off their normal rates! To take advantage of this offer customers need to place a booking by 31st July 2010 and by 30th of September*. The sale includes properties in some of the most popular...

2010-07-08 14:59:00

ATLANTA, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: Did you know that more than 3,000 of Atlanta's children will start school this year without the basics - school supplies, health screenings and clothing? Every year Hosea Feed the Hungry & the Homeless (HFTH) identifies children in desperate need and provides them with the means to have a healthy and successful school year at the Back to School Jamboree.

2010-06-22 09:18:00

NEW YORK, June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- According to research by American Summits®, 98% of glass bottled water sold in America is imported from Europe.* This startling percentage, coupled with growing concerns over imported water's carbon footprint and quality, compelled American Summits to undertake the arduous quest of locating a superior source for American mineral water - a brand that would end the hospitality industry's dependence on foreign water. Most glass bottled water is drawn from...

2010-06-11 13:01:00

National mayor's meeting spotlights need to support, reinvest in the tap OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla., June 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the U.S.

2010-06-02 07:30:00

NEW YORK, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Eastern Mountain Sports, one of the nation's largest outdoor retailers, has partnered with Adventureus.com to launch a new adventure travel feature (ems.adventureus.com) on ems.com.

2010-05-25 11:00:00

NEW YORK, May 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Tripping, a social site for travelers, announced their launch today at leading industry event TechCrunch Disrupt in New York City.

2010-04-22 15:29:00

HINGHAM, Mass., April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Eastern Mountain Sports, one of the nation's largest outdoor retailers, will host a grand opening of its newest location in Hingham MA on April 30 - May 2, 2010.

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