Ok, so you are headed out on your first winter backcountry hut trip...but you aren't sure what bring or how to stay comfortable in winter temps. This detailed packing list will help you prepare so you bring exactly what you need.
Guest contributor Melissa Schulze is a rockstar mom who has her 5 year old backpacking and tackling mountains. In this post she shares how to have a blast with your kids on the trail and help them build confidence with her 10 tips for hiking with kids.
Hit the trail with your fury friend...but first make sure you know how to keep your dog safe and comfortable. Here's some important factors to consider and tips for hiking and adventuring with your number one mutt.
Dan-dan noodles ... paella ... coconut red lentil stew?!? Mmmmm. Simplify your camp kitchen and minimize cleanup with these easy one-pot camping meals shared by my friends from the cooking blog Fresh Off The Grid.
Don't let your fear of being dirty keep you inside. Here's my top 13 beauty tips, tricks, and products to keep you feeling clean, fresh, and pretty on your outdoor adventures.
Not sure what to wear hiking? Learn how to dress for function and comfort on the trail with this detailed hiking apparel guide.
Not sure where to pitch your tent, how to do dishes, or where to go the dreaded #2? Brush up on your outdoor ethics and learn best practices for your outdoor adventures with these basic Leave No Trace guidelines.
Just getting your feet wet with hiking? Here's some essential hiking 101 tips for beginners to help you hit the trail with confidence - from hydration to the gear you do & don't need to how to pick a trail.
Sometimes you want a little nightcap on the trail. Here's my three favorite super easy and lightweight backpacking cocktail recipes that can help spice up your next night under the stars.
Stand up paddle boarding may just be my new favorite outdoor activity. Not only do you get a healthy dose of Vitamin D and get to be out of the water, it’s also a great form of exercise for toning up those abs. And now that summer is in full swing, it’s the perfect time to give it a try.
This week I'm excited to share this guest post by Ben and Jenna Thomas - Colorado natives, photographers, and authors of international travel
Since I first started backpacking about 10 years ago, I’ve only owned one sleeping pad. The Therm-a-Rest ProLite. When I