Heading to a high elevation? Learn how to recognize altitude sickness symptoms & get our tips to avoid and prevent altitude sickness while hiking & traveling. How to Prevent Altitude Sickness While Hiking & Traveling

How to Prevent Altitude Sickness While Hiking & Traveling

Backpacking Tips

Heading to a high elevation? Read our tips to prevent altitude sickness while hiking & traveling. From altitude sickness...
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Hiking foot pain is not just annoying it's fairly common. We'll share our favorite exercises to keep your feet and muscles happy on the trail. Eliminating Hiking Foot Pain: Foot Rehab for the Outdoor Enthusiast

Eliminating Hiking Foot Pain: Foot Rehab for the Outdoor Enthusiast

Backpacking Tips

Hiking foot pain is not just annoying it's fairly common. We share our favorite exercises to rehab your feet...
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The best yoga stretches & poses for hikers to keep your body safe, injury-free and pain-free so you can enjoy more hikes and adventures. Doing simple yoga stretches and yoga poses can relieve tension and soreness from your feet, knees, low back, and shoulders while you're on the trail. The Best Yoga Poses for Hiking and Backpacking

The Best Yoga Poses for Hiking and Backpacking

Health & Wellness

Learn how to use yoga for hiking. Here are the best yoga stretches & poses for hikers to keep...
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Keep your feet happy with these basic foot care tips for hiking. Learn how to prevent blisters while hiking & how to treat blisters on the trail. How to Prevent & Treat Hiking Blisters

How to Prevent & Treat Hiking Blisters

Backpacking Tips

Prevention is key! Learn how to prevent and treat painful blisters on the trail.
Looking to discover new hiking trails? This blog post has a list of the best trail finder apps and websites for iPhone and Android smartphone users. Through these resources, you can find awesome hikes, navigate the trail, view photos and trail reviews & more. The Best Trail Finder Apps and Websites for Discovering Local Hikes

The Best Trail Finder Apps and Websites for Discovering Local Hikes

Backpacking Tips

Looking to discover new hiking trails? This blog post has a list of the best trail finder apps and...
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The practical guide on what to pack for a day hike based on the gear we really take on the trail. From the right hiking layers, to a comfortable pack, to healthy snacks and more, here are our favorite day hiking essentials. Day Hiking Essentials: The Gear You Need to Hit the Trail

Day Hiking Essentials: The Gear You Need to Hit the Trail

Outdoor Gear

The practical guide on what to pack for a day hike based on the gear we really take on...
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Want to hike with your dog? Learn the basics of dog first aid when you're out on the wilderness with these expert tips from veterinarian Nancy East. Learn symptoms and treatment of insect bites, sprains, ticks, snake bites, heat exhaustion and more for dogs, plus how to make a simple dog first aid kit for hiking. Dog First Aid for Hiking: Expert Tips from a Veterinarian

Dog First Aid for Hiking: Expert Tips from a Veterinarian

Traveling with Dogs

DOG FIRST AID FOR HIKING: EXPERT TIPS FROM A VETERINARIAN Charlie the adventure dog is a part of our...
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Knee pain while hiking is real. Learn how to safely protect your knees while hiking downhill or uphill. Discover the best gear for protecting your knees on the trail and how to support healthy & strong knees off the trail. How to Protect your Knees While Hiking

How to Protect your Knees While Hiking

Backpacking Tips

Knee pain while hiking is real. Learn tips for protecting your knees with your stride, gear, exercises, and stretching.
Want to introduce your friends to the outdoors? Check out our helpful tips for taking your friends hiking for the first time. From planning the hike, to packing your backpack, these tips will make for a successful first time on the trail. Tips for Taking Friends Hiking for the First Time

Tips for Taking Friends Hiking for the First Time

Hiking Tips

Want to introduce your friends to the outdoors? Check out our helpful tips for taking your friends hiking for...
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Prevent dangerous wildlife encounters. Learn wildlife safety tips & what to do if you are attacked by a bear, snake, mountain lion or moose while hiking. Wildlife Safety Tips & How to Prevent Dangerous Encounters

Wildlife Safety Tips & How to Prevent Dangerous Encounters

Backpacking Tips

Learn basic wildlife safety tips & what to do if you are attacked by an animal on the trail....
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Dreading going #2 while camping? Don't! In this post we teach you how to poop outdoors, how to pack out your toilet paper & tips for being sanitary. How to Poop Outdoors: A step-by-step guide to Leave No Trace

How to Poop Outdoors: A step-by-step guide to Leave No Trace

Responsible Recreation

Dreading going #2 while camping? Don't! In this post we teach you how to poop outdoors, how to pack...
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What are Rock Cairns & Why You Shouldn’t Build Them

What are Rock Cairns & Why You Shouldn’t Build Them

Responsible Recreation

What are those rock structures on the trail? Understand the importance of rock cairns, who builds them, and what...
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