8 Ways to Stay Active in Winter

Free Country knows that staying active during the winter season can be difficult. To help you through the cold weather months, we pulled together these eight tips to keep you moving, even when the snow is falling. 1. Take the Stairs If you can, always take the stairs. In one minute, a person who weighs […]

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Everyday Hero – One Man’s Love of Snowboarding Helps 36,000 Youth

When people think of snowboarding, they don’t often associate the winter sport with social justice and education. Surprisingly, they can — and do —function together to make the world a better place. The proof is found with our latest Everyday Hero, Arn Menconi. SOS Outreach is a not-for-profit that seeks to better at-risk youth through […]

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7 Ways to Keep Your Kids Active

Is your child getting enough exercise? Probably not. Physicians recommend that children and adolescents get at least one hour of exercise each day. But as any parent will tell you, getting children to be active can be difficult—especially so for tweens and teenagers. To help you help them, Free Country has compiled a list of […]

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The 5 Best Places to Hike in the United States

Whether you’re looking for a short day trip or a month long sabbatical, Free Country has a recommendation for you. Lace up your hiking boots, because here are best places to hike in the United States. 5. Pacific Crest Trail This extensive trail, named because it hugs the Sierra and Cascade mountain ranges, starts at […]

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Everyday Hero Dan Whitney Helps Grow Summer Camp for Children with Disabilities

Free Country is proud to announce our latest Everyday Hero winner, Dan Whitney. Whitney, the President of Camp Attitude, is a living example of perseverance and the giving spirit. Through dedication and hard work, Whitney has made it possible for numerous children with disabilities to attend a weeklong summer camp. Whitney was nominated to be […]

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5 Outdoor Activities to Start Your Active Lifestyle

If you want to live an active lifestyle, but don’t know where to start, Free Country has created a list of some of the most popular outdoor activities and their benefits. Whether you want to lose weight or simply want to enjoy the outdoors, we have an activity for you. Benefits of Biking Biking isn’t […]

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Here’s to You: Free Country Honors Nation’s Heroes Past, Present, and Future

As a token of our appreciations, and as an investment in our future, Free Country is proud to announce that we are offering an extra 10% off all apparel purchases to members of the military, veterans, first responders, and hardworking college students. For members of the military, veterans, and first responders, this is a simple […]

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Kaete and Dave Nazaroff, Free Country’s first Everyday Hero Winners

Recently, Free Country undertook the challenge of uncovering those people who inspire the world to be better. We wanted to find Everyday Heroes, motivated and passionate people who are working to make someone else’s life better. We asked the Free Country family to share their stories and were rewarded with tales of men and women […]

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Your Summer Poison Ivy Guide

If you’ve spent any time hiking or exploring the outdoors, chances are you’ve had the misfortune of getting a poison ivy rash. By most estimates, 85 percent of people are allergic to poison ivy, or at least the compound that cause the itchy, uncomfortable rash. To help keep you exploring the world, Free Country has […]

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Ginger Zee Wearing the Perfect Summer Layer

Summer is a wonderful time to be outside, and enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking, walking and running. It’s a great time to let your skin soak up Vitamin D and have barbecues with friends. Sometimes though, when you go out early in the morning, you need to layer up because the breeze can be […]

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