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20 Commentson June 17, 2014 in Places » Trip Reports
As it circumnavigates Mt. Rainier, the Wonderland Trail offers some stunning views and excellent camping spots.
2 Commentson June 10, 2014 in Places » Featured Routes
Yosemite is a wild place and has incredible wilderness opportunities for hikers, climbers, and skiers.
12 Commentson June 10, 2014
Great water resistance, loft, and warmth makes the Montbell Hugger an ideal sleeping bag.
2 Commentson June 03, 2014 in People » Profiles
Follow the story of a family of five as they backpack over 2000 miles from Georgia to Maine.
8 Commentson June 03, 2014 in People » Biographies
Grandma Gatewood was the first woman to solo-thru-hike the Appalachian Trail. Her journey saved the trail and her legacy continues to shape the ultralight backpacking movement.
23 Commentson May 27, 2014 in Places » Trip Reports
Extremely rare conditions led to a once in a lifetime opportunity to explore the stunning ice shelf on Lake Superior.
20 Commentson May 27, 2014 in Gear » SpotLite Reviews
A very lightweight and practical backcountry knife. Useful for food prep with good hardness for its price.
17 Commentson May 20, 2014 in Trends » Trend Reports
Nice gear is an added bonus, but don't get distracted by the research or gear hunting - the main goal is to get outside often!
12 Commentson May 20, 2014 in Places » Photo Essays
There are so many ways to navigate through the Sierras - why not try them all?
14 Commentson May 13, 2014 in Gear » Reviews
Due to a robust internal frame, this pack not only excels at carrying either heavy or light loads, but it's also rather comfortable and lightweight.