Learn how to be fire smart while camping whether you're cooking over the fire or making a fire for warmth read more to be prepared. Tips for a Safe Campfire that Leaves No Trace

Tips for a Safe Campfire that Leaves No Trace

Stewardship & Leave No Trace

Whether you're toasting s'mores or using a fire to stay warm, learn how to be fire smart & Leave...
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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

Hiking

Prevention is key! Learn how to prevent and treat painful blisters on the trail.
Use our guide to the best dog-friendly National Parks so you can bring your furry friend along for the fun when you go camping, hiking, or on your next outdoor road trip. The Most Dog-Friendly National Parks

The Most Dog-Friendly National Parks

Hiking

Plan a trip with your pup to one of these dog-friendly National Parks.
Explore the beautiful East Coast by car with these 5 adventurous East Coast road trips, from the mountains of Maine to the Florida coast. 5 East Coast Road Trips for Adventure Travelers

5 East Coast Road Trips for Adventure Travelers

Car Camping

Explore the beautiful East Coast by car with these 5 adventurous East Coast road trips, from the mountains of...
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Franconia Ridge Loop Hike Trail Guide: Franconia Ridge Loop in the White Mountains

Trail Guide: Franconia Ridge Loop in the White Mountains

New Hampshire

Get ready to hike New Hampshire's 8.5 mile Franconia Ridge Loop in the White Mountains with this detailed trail...
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Want to cook in the backcountry? Learn the pros and cons of canister, liquid fuel, and alternative fuel backpacking stoves, plus get tips and our recommendations for choosing the best backpacking stove for your adventures. How to Choose the Best Backpacking Stove

How to Choose the Best Backpacking Stove

Camp Cooking & Food

HOW TO CHOOSE THE BEST BACKPACKING STOVE Having a backpacking stove can make all the difference at the end...
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Looking for the best hiking boots for your feet? In this blog post, we compare different styles of hiking shoes and what to consider before buying, including trail conditions, distance & more. We also include a list of the best women's hiking boots based on what we are currently wearing on the trail. Hiking Boots: How to Choose the Right Pair + the Best Women’s Hiking Boots

Hiking Boots: How to Choose the Right Pair + the Best Women’s Hiking Boots

Apparel

Find the perfect pair of hiking boots for your feet with these tips and recommendations.
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

Hiking

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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Discover the Do's and Don'ts of how to be respectful to others and to the environment while you are out on the trail. Here is a complete guide to hiking trail etiquette - the unwritten rules of hiking - that every hiker should know. Trail Etiquette 101: The Basic Rules of Hiking

Trail Etiquette 101: The Basic Rules of Hiking

Hiking

Here is a complete guide to hiking trail etiquette - the unwritten rules of hiking - that every hiker...
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Here are the top 5 ways to connect with nature in your everyday life - whether you live in a city or work long hours we've got tips to help you get some fresh air. 5 Ways to Connect with Nature in Your Everyday Life

5 Ways to Connect with Nature in Your Everyday Life

Outdoor Inspiration

Here are the top 5 ways to connect with nature in your everyday life - whether you live in...
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Discover the best John Muir Trail planning tools. In this blog post, we share our favorite and most helpful John Muir Trail guidebooks, maps, apps, and blog posts for planning a successful thru-hike of the JMT. Best John Muir Trail Planning Tools, Books & Resources

Best John Muir Trail Planning Tools, Books & Resources

John Muir Trail

Discover the best John Muir Trail planning tools. Here are our favorite John Muir Trail guidebooks, maps, apps, and...
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