7 Mar, 2017

How to Plan a Backpacking Trip in 12 Simple Steps

In this blog post, we break down how to plan a backpacking trip into 12 simple steps so you feel more organized and confident (and less overwhelmed) as you get ready for your adventure.

27 Feb, 2017

Best Arches National Park Hikes

Arches National Park in South East Utah is a day-hikers paradise. Learn about our favorite hikes, where to camp, and the best seasons to plan your visit.

15 Feb, 2017

Trail Guide: Hiking to Corona Arch in Moab, Utah

The Corona Arch Trail is a short, dog-friendly hike right outside Moab leading to a huge arch and is a great way to kill an afternoon in Southern Utah. Read our trip report and get the full trail guide.

13 Feb, 2017

Backpacking the Copland Track in New Zealand

The Copland Track on New Zealand's South Island is an incredible overnight backpacking trek with dense forest, glacier rivers, alpine views, and HOT SPRINGS! See the pics and learn how to plan this must-do trek with this backpacking guide!

9 Feb, 2017

The Ultimate Guide to Finding Free Campsites in the US

Learn where and how to find FREE campsites on your next road trip with this list of our favorite websites, apps & maps for finding free dispersed camping.

30 Jan, 2017

Joshua Tree Backpacking: The California Hiking & Riding Trail

Joshua Tree isn't just for climbers! Learn about the 35 mile California hiking and riding trail - an awesome backpacking trip to spot spring wildflowers, stargaze, and get those legs ready for summer.

9 Jan, 2017

How to Train for a Thru-Hike

Training for a thru-hike requires mental and physical preparation. Learn how to get ready with these tips from a PCT and JMT thru-hiker.

5 Jan, 2017

Planning your Everest Base Camp Trek: The Ultimate Logistics Guide

The most common questions about an Everest Base Camp trek answered! Learn about guided vs independent, altitude sickness, transportation, gear & logistics.

12 Dec, 2016

New Zealand’s Best Day Hike: Tongariro Crossing Hiking Guide

Don't miss New Zealand's best day hike. Get this detailed hiking for the Tongariro Crossing hike, one of New Zealand's Great Walks on the North Island.

8 Dec, 2016

Outdoor 101: Top 10 Beginner Ski Tips for Adults

It's never too late to start! Learn how to ski this winter with these top 10 beginner ski tips, with advice on gear, technique, lessons & more.

1 Dec, 2016

The Ultimate 3-day Death Valley National Park Itinerary

Sand dunes, craters, slot canyons & wildflowers. Experience the best attractions in Death Valley with this 3-day Death Valley National Park itinerary.

18 Nov, 2016

Alta Ski Resort: The Ultimate Vacation Guide

Plan your ski vacation to Alta Ski Resort. Get details on terrain, lodging, dining, rentals & where to get a cold beverage after a day on the slopes.