Latest Backpacking Stories

2009-12-16 12:31:00

PHOENIX, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Sparkletts/Sierra Springs bottled water delivery is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement with OWaters, LLC (O'Premium Water Products) to acquire the assets of OWaters home and office bottled water delivery and filtration service business.

2009-12-16 12:01:00

GREENWICH, Conn., Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Nestle Waters North America Inc. today announced its next-generation Eco-Shape(®) bottle, the company's latest step in an ongoing commitment to reduce plastic consumption across its brand portfolio.

2009-12-13 21:13:00

SINGAPORE, Dec. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite the easy availability of municipal water in Vietnam, the water standard is often questionable.

2009-11-02 09:21:00

DUBLIN, Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Hostelworld.com, the leading provider of online reservations to the budget, independent and youth travel market, today announced its "Sleep Credit" discount giveaway, which gives travelers a $10 credit towards their next reservation when booking a three night stay.

2009-10-30 06:45:00

WEST ORANGE, N.J., Oct. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- With school underway, attention is focused on backpack safety.

2009-10-13 14:29:00

OBERLIN, Ohio, Oct.

2009-10-07 11:40:39

Serious hikers and backpackers tend to become supporters of environmental and conservation groups while casual woodland tourists do not, a new study says -- and a recent fall-off in strenuous outdoor endeavors portends a coming decline in the ranks of conservation backers.

2009-09-21 11:00:00

DENVER, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Instapure Brands, Inc. announced today it will donate water filtration systems and replacement filters to the Food Bank for Larimer County and the Weld Food Bank in Greeley; a donation totaling $15,990.

2009-09-16 12:48:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Innovest Systems, a financial technology firm specializing in trust accounting and wealth management solutions, today announced that it is proud to have participated in Operation Backpack, a program sponsored by Volunteers of America - Greater New York.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.