Category Archives: Outdoor Recreation

Older women who exercise outdoors more likely to stick with it

(Reuters Health) - Outdoor workouts left women in a better mood and kept them exercising longer than counterparts who exercised indoors, according to a small study from Canada. Results of the three-month trial involving women in their 50s and 60s … Continue reading →

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Bushcraft 101: A Field Guide to the Art of Wilderness Survival

The ultimate resource for experiencing the backcountry! Written by survivalist expert Dave Canterbury, Bushcraft 101 gets you ready for your next backcountry trip with advice on making the most of your time outdoors. Based on the 5Cs of Survivability-cutting tools, … Continue reading →

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Outdoor Recreation and Tourism: a new journal

Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, recently announced the launch of the new journal, Journal of Outdoor Recreation and Tourism (JORT). The trend of societal changes in the on-going diversification of outdoor recreation … Continue reading →

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Improved mental health linked to outdoor activities

Newswise — ANN ARBOR—Veterans participating in extended outdoor group recreation show signs of improved mental health, suggesting a link between the activities and long-term psychological well-being, according to results of a new University of Michigan study. Veterans were surveyed before … Continue reading →

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