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I Love the Outdoors and Nature

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    The storm had family from up north.

    They came to pee on me. Despite my innocence.
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M 5 days ago

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    I love the outdoors as much

    or more than most. I have met a few people on here who are as passionate as me about the out doors. I have one question to them and the rest of the community, Why is man spoiling it. I read and listen to people complain about trash in the streets and parks...pick it up..bend...
    ljjams ljjams 51-55, M 3 Responses Dec 29, 2013

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    Today I went on a long hike through the forest,

    and crossed the creek over fallen trees. I saw an owl. Being alone and breathing in the scent of the pines and grasses just gives me that tingly sensation all over. You know that feeling.
    livingasme livingasme 51-55, F 7 Responses Jul 11, 2014

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    Nature is just so much fun,

    and even though I'm not the most physically fit person in the world, who doesn't enjoy a scenic vista and brisk hike? :P I just wish there were more nature-y things to see around Chicago. I want mountains and deserts and giant trees and stuff :P Not just beaches and fields...
    GirlFromChicago GirlFromChicago 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 1, 2014

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    Went to see local traffic jam when finally

    back at camp The turtle was gone.
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M 11 hrs ago

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    Took back road home to camp.

    Met local traffic. Lol.
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    Today as I walked along the lake through the

    woods , I felt so at peace to the sounds of birds singing , and rustle of leaf litter beneath the squirrels. My dog at my side , it was a wonderful moment .
    bigsteve1966 bigsteve1966 46-50, M 5 Responses Feb 4

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    Storms ahere. Didnt take

    that left turn. Lol.
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Camping, hiking, bonfires,

    swimming, goin' to the lake...yep totally me. Who else likes it to?
    JayB20 JayB20 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 2, 2014

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    Ant bite found. Me sprayed them.

    Then felt bad. So. When sray was gone. Me no replace. But now. Me found a bite. Causing Conflicting plans. Get more spray. Or be glad just a bite.
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    KristianNathan KristianNathan 26-30, M 8 Responses Mar 16

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    I really appreciate the difference between

    winter nights and nights in the other seasons. Is a different kind of dark, and the quiet always makes me hold my breath. No chittering insects, the birds and critters are tucked away somewhere hidden, and all the other sounds are muffled and absorbed by the snow. Some nights I...
    JamieWalks JamieWalks 26-30, F 4 Responses Jan 8

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    This is where it all begins,

    when the skyshouts its pleasureto the great unknown,where the end of hoursache to know the morning dewlike a lover long lostto the sea;where this therebecomes nowand this whenbecomes here,here, where I’m standingwith you.~liz
    Mirages Mirages 41-45, F 14 Responses Mar 3

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    I took this along the 'nature conservancy'

    trail I walk/jog on. The overcast day was a perfect backdrop for the vibe of it.Like tendrils reaching into the sky. Standing as a silent sentinel to the passage of time.Always thought I'd write a story to go with it, but it never came to me. So, the image speaks for itself...
    Mirages Mirages 41-45, F 9 Responses May 29, 2014

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    I just wanna be outside

    and have a fire and a beer or two!
    michellerozsa michellerozsa 18-21, F 5 Responses Nov 8, 2014

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    My Sanctuary

    There is almost nothing I like more thanย being outdoors. Working in my garden or walking in the forest restores my soul. I like being a wanderer of the world. I literally feel myself recharge when I step into the forest. I'm fortunate to live close to the woods and it's magical...
    RedRubies RedRubies 36-40, F 8 Responses Jun 14, 2011

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    Sometimes I feel like it holds all the answers

    to every single question you have. One only needs to stop and listen. And the calm that you experience when you truly connect with nature is something wonderful.
    YeuxNoirs YeuxNoirs 22-25, F 5 Responses Nov 22, 2014

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    My current mentor had a plan.

    Move firepits. Me said give three days. But rain was followed by wind. Cold fokme wind. Yet my mind said go be worthy. So me went. Moving rocks. Fun. Frustrating. Bookworm turned firepit maker. Egghead turned prospector. No building knowledge. Not...
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    My power station. Blown apart this morning.

    By a very cold wind. Lol. Lmao. A tarp over the hood of my truck. To keep rain away from an inverter. Attached to the battery. To charge electronics. But a wind blew the tarp off. And almost away. But bailing wire And a large wooden spool held it here...
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    Shaking off winter's goosebumps from my skin,

    I sail away, into the wide open seas! With a heart full of adventure, I arrive on the shores of paradise..Only to find you there!Come, we shall lounge in warmth..And you shall never be cold again..
    Mirages Mirages 41-45, F 5 Responses Mar 7, 2014

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    I love the outdoors. Truly calms me

    and makes the stress of everyday life go away. The wilderness is my church and the place is truly find a sense of peace. It's simple and not demanding.
    endurancegirl86 endurancegirl86 26-30, F 6 Responses Feb 5, 2014

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    ~Just a couple of pics from my walk today.

    ~ I love the rays breaking through the clouds here...taken early evening- the sun just starting to set....โ›…
    MFeisty MFeisty 41-45, F 3 Responses Oct 25, 2014

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    Since I Was Young

    Maybe because I am older and technology wasn't where it is today, I always found my enjoyment being outside rather than inside. There is just something about fresh air and being outside that soothes the soul to me. Whether it was camping with my family or camping with friends...
    MomsCoffee MomsCoffee 41-45, F 4 Responses Nov 16, 2013

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    Spring unbound itself from the hold of

    winterQuietly slipping out of it's graspTeasing and tauntingSwelling, and opening, and bursting forthSpreading her colorful mantle over theundulating landscape...But alas, she awoke to feel the cool sting of winter on her fresh surface!One last reminder of it's dominance.
    Mirages Mirages 41-45, F 10 Responses Apr 18

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    Monster storm clouds all around.

    But my valley pushed them out. Too bad it cant push neighbors too.
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    I would rather choose trekking

    rather than clubbing.. ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ˜Š
    LiarOne LiarOne 22-25, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    Another brat rock. Not a hernhia maker.

    But close. The cousin was lighter. But this was a cousin too. Lol
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M 1 day ago

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    Thats the ******. Evedently they are like

    ducks. The momma leads babies To pee on us or just fart on by.
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M 5 days ago

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    Thats how wet sand got.

    Normally beige or gray. Now crap brown.
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    Its Amaing

    i mean whats not to love. its just an amazing thing to experiance the wonders of nature haha and i know im sounding like a totally hippy but it really is beautiful. also its just a great place to go and think
    agirlnamedCharlie agirlnamedCharlie 22-25, F 13 Responses Nov 1, 2011

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    One of the coolest places in the great Rocky

    Mountains to me, is the high altitude town of Telluride CO.There is a Gondola that travels back and forth from it to Mountain Village. It is a spectacular 13 minute ride, and is the first and only 'free' public transportation system of its kind in the United States.You get a...
    Mirages Mirages 41-45, F 8 Responses May 21, 2014

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    Dry lake bed. Dust storm.

    Bad camera But cool dust. Like some dust devil got stretched. From three dimensions. To two.
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M 2 days ago

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    Storm died. Fell apart.

    No rain. Just winds. Clouds fell flat from them.
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    saundra04 saundra04 26-30, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    It feels so serene and peaceful,

    I would love to live in the countryside. I think men who are active and aren't afraid of a little mud and sweat are the most attractive
    Gymnasterin Gymnasterin 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 9, 2014

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    Nothing like camping by a river with a campfire,

    roast in the camp oven and a glass of red - love it
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Sep 4, 2014

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    Found these after hunting turtle.

    Figured turtle was angel. Saving my truck from these.
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    Climbing a hill. Looking

    for gold. Spot my enemies trailer. Sad hits. Then truth hits. The government claims this land. But leases it. Because their owners dodge taxes. And they were created to milk us By leases. And i am on another claim. That i cant dig on yet. Plus my...
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    My view today =) Idk what it is

    but there's something about nature that brings peace to the mind. Is it the wind blowing gently and softly brushing up against the skin? Is it the birds chirping creating beautiful melodies? Maybe it's basking in the warmth of the sun kissing the skin ever so softly? Idk but...
    KristianNathan KristianNathan 26-30, M 8 Responses Feb 8

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    Serene and romantic..

    With a toasty warm fire..
    Mirages Mirages 41-45, F 13 Responses Nov 22, 2014

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    The Experience Of Walking Outdoors

    It's very beautiful outside tonight. I always think it's beautiful outside at nighttime though. I live in a part of the city where there are so very many trees, and a couple streams, and woodsy areas and little animals about. The sky is open and uninterrupted by tall buildings...
    Nyxii Nyxii 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 1, 2013

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    That rock hurt my truck.

    Dodging rocks finally failed. But me got justice. And may find gold. Under that vicious hernhia maker.
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    I'm a natures girl, I love to get down

    and dirty. I know most girls aren't so I go on adventures through the forest myself most times. All my friends ditch me cause they're those type of girls who are on their phones all the time but it's whatevs. NATURE โค๏ธ
    Karinas2 Karinas2 18-21, F 14 Responses May 11, 2014

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