How to Choose the Best Sleeping Pad for Backpacking

How to Choose the Best Sleeping Pad for Backpacking

Outdoor Gear

How to Choose the Best Sleeping Pad for Backpacking Since I first started backpacking about 10 years ago, I’ve only owned...
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What to Wear Skiing: A Beginner’s Guide

What to Wear Skiing: A Beginner’s Guide

Apparel

What to Wear Skiing: A Beginner’s Guide This winter I set a goal for myself to get back on...
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Running Gear for the Non-Runner

Running Gear for the Non-Runner

Gear

After returning from the John Muir Trail, I needed something to keep me motivated to stay in shape. So...
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First Impressions of Mountain Biking

First Impressions of Mountain Biking

Biking

First Impressions of Mountain Biking I grew up in Boise, and all of my friends mountain bike. When I...
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Simple Lightweight Backpacking Food Ideas – Top Picks from the John Muir Trail

Simple Lightweight Backpacking Food Ideas – Top Picks from the John Muir Trail

Camp Cooking

Simple backpacking food ideas from my John Muir Trail adventure. These are are readily available, delicious, easy to prepare...
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Get over your Fears! Tips for Hiking Alone

Get over your Fears! Tips for Hiking Alone

Hiking

Have you let your fear of hiking alone keep you indoors? Well its time to tackle those fears. Here's...
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Backpacking Gear List: Beginner Recommendations

Backpacking Gear List: Beginner Recommendations

Outdoor Gear

Backpacking Gear List: Beginner Recommendations When planning for your first backpacking trip, having the right gear can make or...
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Platypus GravityWorks: How to filter water the easy way

Platypus GravityWorks: How to filter water the easy way

Outdoor Gear

Platypus Gravityworks Water Filter Review Why filter your water? When hiking in the backcountry, it is always recommended that you...
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How to find a Local Hiking Trail using the AllTrails App

How to find a Local Hiking Trail using the AllTrails App

Hiking

It’s Saturday morning. You’ve had a really busy week and no time to solidify any weekend plans. You had...
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