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America is blessed with some of the most magnificent National Parks in the world.  The majesty of these places can be awe inspiring.  Last summer my family and I were lucky enough to be able to visit Zion National Park in southern Utah.  Red cliff faces, magnificent canyons, and the beauty of nature take your breath away.  One of the most famous hikes at Zion is called “The Narrows”.  This hike takes you through a narrow slot canyon that is just tens of feet across with walls hundreds of feet high.  You spend a fair amount of time hiking through the river and you need the right gear.  In the summer, all you need are hiking poles and a pair of shoes with sturdy soles.  Your shoes will get wet and so will your socks.  Wet socks are generally unpleasant and provide no protection from the cold river water.  Nufoot booties are the perfect thing to wear.  These are like wetsuits for your feet.   Use with hiking boots to protect against irritation and keep your feet warm.  Use with sport sa

When was the last time you thought about how an umbrella worked?  Everytime it rains, you open one up without even thinking about it.  While this design has been around for a very long time, there are actually several problems with it. Since the umbrella opens outward from the bottom you need to have the entire umbrella clear of the car door when opening or closing it. This generally means that either you or your car will be getting wet. Additionally, when you close the umbrella, the...

Rainy days are a drag. The dreary gray of a stormy day just brings you down. Umbrellas are a necessity to stay dry, but what if you umbrella could brighten your day as well? Topsy Turvy umbrellas have bright vibrant designs on the inside of the umbrella...