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How to Choose the Best Sleeping Pad for Backpacking
How to Choose the Best Sleeping Pad for Backpacking Since I first started backpacking about 10 years ago, I’ve only owned...
What to Wear Skiing: A Beginner’s Guide
What to Wear Skiing: A Beginner’s Guide This winter I set a goal for myself to get back on...
Running Gear for the Non-Runner
After returning from the John Muir Trail, I needed something to keep me motivated to stay in shape. So...
First Impressions of Mountain Biking
First Impressions of Mountain Biking I grew up in Boise, and all of my friends mountain bike. When I...
Simple Lightweight Backpacking Food Ideas – Top Picks from the John Muir Trail
Simple backpacking food ideas from my John Muir Trail adventure. These are are readily available, delicious, easy to prepare...
Get over your Fears! Tips for Hiking Alone
Have you let your fear of hiking alone keep you indoors? Well its time to tackle those fears. Here's...
Backpacking Gear List: Beginner Recommendations
Backpacking Gear List: Beginner Recommendations When planning for your first backpacking trip, having the right gear can make or...
Platypus GravityWorks: How to filter water the easy way
Platypus Gravityworks Water Filter Review Why filter your water? When hiking in the backcountry, it is always recommended that you...
How to find a Local Hiking Trail using the AllTrails App
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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