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What to Wear Hiking
Not sure what to wear hiking? Learn how to dress for function and comfort on the trail with this...
Back to the Basics: Hiking 101 Tips for Beginners
Just getting your feet wet with hiking? Here's some essential hiking 101 tips for beginners to help you hit...
Backcountry Bartender: Delicious & Easy Backpacking Cocktail Recipes
Sometimes you want a little nightcap on the trail. Here's my three favorite super easy and lightweight backpacking cocktail...
Beginner Stand-up Paddle Boarding Tips
Stand up paddle boarding may just be my new favorite outdoor activity. Not only do you get a healthy...
How to Prepare for your First Fourteener
Hiking to the top of a a 14,000 foot mountain is a quintessential Colorado adventure. Here's 5 simple steps...
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: The Ultimate Skiing Apparel Guide
What to wear skiing - the ultimate guide to skiing apparel so you have the right clothes for staying...
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...
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