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  1. Valentines Day Gift Experiences
  2. Fun activities for teens
  3. Team Building Activities for Teens
  4. Textile snow chains
  5. Things to do outdoors with your girlfriend or boyfriend
  6. Water Hover Board
  7. Boyfriend girlfriend summer outdoor activities bucket list
  8. The best Flashing dog collars
  9. Active jobs that pay well
  10. Tips on camping with your boyfriend



  


  Cool Outdoor Gadgets: 9 things they donít tell you before you fly your own drone
Posted on Friday, January 16, 2015 - 12:28 AM (152 Reads)
Outdoor Gear Christmas was kind to me, and I received the gift of my very own DJI Phantom quadcopter. I was super excited and couldnít wait to get it flying. However, due to my years of developing systems design requirements for autonomous vehicles, I knew that when I flew my own drone, it would not be as straightforward as I expected.
Hereís what I learned about what they donít tell you in the instruction manual.



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  Cool Outdoor Gadgets: Top Gear to Take on Your Gap Year
Posted on Friday, January 31, 2014 - 12:45 AM (1713 Reads)
Outdoor Gear What gear should you take on your gap year? Here are some of the favourite things that gap year students take with them when they travel around the world.



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  Cool Outdoor Gadgets: Best flashing collars for dogs in the dark
Posted on Tuesday, October 08, 2013 - 12:00 PM (4298 Reads)
Outdoor Gear Some of us don't have the luxury of being able to walk their dog in daylight. I want to let my dog have freedom to run around the park, but how can you see the little blighter in the dark? After a trying a few different flashing things, I have found the best light up dog collar that is also reflective.



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  Adventurous Activities: Clay Pigeon Shooting
Posted on Sunday, August 11, 2013 - 05:04 PM (2185 Reads)
Land Activities Clay pigeon shooting is a sport where you use a shotgun to shoot at clay discs that are fired into the sky. Think of it as trying to shoot at a small, fast moving clay frisbee.

Skills - Strength: 3, Balance: 1, Flexibility: 1, Agility: 1, Coordination: 6
Time needed: Two hours, Cost to try: £39


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  Cool Outdoor Gadgets: High Power LED Torches
Posted on Thursday, September 22, 2011 - 09:11 PM (6718 Reads)
Outdoor Gear As the nights get darker sooner, you find yourself having to walk home from work or school in the dark. Worse still, having to walk your dog somewhere where they can run around means trying to see where they are and make sure you don't step in anything unpleasant.
Well, fear not. I have found some amazingly powerful LED torches that fit into your pocket at a very reasonable price.



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  Extreme Activities: Bungee Jumping
Posted on Thursday, April 21, 2011 - 09:19 PM (4595 Reads)
Air Activities Bungee Jumping is a thrilling activity where you tie a huge elastic bungee cord to your ankles and jump off from a high structure such as a bridge or crane.

Skills - Strength: 1, Balance: 1, Flexibility: 1, Agility: 1, Coordination: 1
Time needed: travelling time + 1 hour, Cost to try: £50




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  Fun Activities: Sledges and Toboggans
Posted on Friday, January 08, 2010 - 11:13 PM (13192 Reads)
Winter Activities Snow is falling and you want some high speed fun with a sledge or toboggan. I have lots of tips that will help you to have the best time sledging. Find out what makes a good sledge, how to make your sledge go faster, how to steer, and what the best things are that you can use as a sledge.



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  Cool Outdoor Gadgets: Yaktrax Snow Chains and Ice Grips for Shoes
Posted on Wednesday, January 06, 2010 - 10:56 PM (25281 Reads)
Outdoor Gear When there is a lot of ice and snow about, cars use snow chains to gain grip. You can easily fall on the ice and hurt or break something, but what can you buy for your shoes to give you grip in icy and slippery conditions?



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  Cool Outdoor Gadgets: Snow Socks Alternative to Snow Chains
Posted on Friday, February 06, 2009 - 11:03 PM (202274 Reads)
Outdoor Gear When there is snow and ice on the roads, the loss of grip can make you quite easily lose control of your car as you skid all over the place. For countries like the UK where snow is sporadic, snow chains can be too costly and fiddly to use unless there is a constant amount of snow always on the roads.

I have discovered you can buy textile snow chains that are easy to put on and cheaper than snow chains. This review of snow socks for tyres shows fabric snow chains provide a quick, easy to fit alternative to snow chains and mean that you don't have to swap to winter tyres.



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  Fun Activities: Ultimate List of UK Experience Days for Valentines Day
Posted on Friday, February 08, 2008 - 10:33 AM (19330 Reads)
Outdoor Guides Sometimes it can be nearly impossible to think of a gift idea for family and friends, whether it is Valentine's Day, Christmas or birthdays. My wife kept asking me what I wanted, until she discovered the huge selection of experience gifts for men.

You can give the gift of amazing days out doing unforgettable activities ranging from spa pamper sessions to thrill seekers' delights such as driving experiences or flying an aeroplane. My wife is happy, because she can buy me a wonderful present, and I am ecstatic because I get to try out all sorts of brilliant experiences. And it's not all about me; there are plenty of gifts for her that I can buy as well.

With so much on offer to choose from, I have collated a list of the entire selection of activity gifts available, all sorted into categories for you. I have written about what the experience days are like, and what you need to know before booking.



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  Outdoor Jobs: Outdoor Jobs
Posted on Monday, January 28, 2008 - 10:08 PM (41486 Reads)
Outdoor Jobs and Training Imagine being eager to get out of bed in the morning and going to work to get paid to do the outdoor activities that you love. Or you could spend your days skiing at your leisure, whilst working abraod in the hippest bar in the evening. Find out about the outdoor jobs are available, which ones are well paid or abroad. How do you go about getting the best outdoor job in the world?



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  Fun Activities: Indoor Skydiving
Posted on Monday, November 26, 2007 - 12:52 PM (13081 Reads)
Air Activities Indoor Skydiving is the amazing freefall simulation experience created by floating over a powerful vertically mounted fan.

Skills - Strength: 4, Balance: 7, Flexibility: 1, Agility: 5, Coordination: 6
Time needed: travelling time + 1 hour, Cost to try: £30 for two flights




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  Fun Activities: Fun Winter Activities for Teenagers
Posted on Tuesday, November 06, 2007 - 09:59 PM (16563 Reads)
Winter Activities Winter is nearly upon us, but are there fun winter outdoor activities for teenagers and young people? Where can you go in winter for fun and excitement? There is a huge range of things to do outdoors in winter, but you may have to travel for them. If it snows, then the outdoor activities get even better.



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