After a long winter for many in the US, hiking and outdoors season is upon us. Check out Adam Seper's list of 10 great places to hike in the United States and get out there and go!
Tent condensation manifests itself either as frost on the inside surface of your tent or moisture droplets that are transferred from the inner tent to your clothing and gear.
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Need a break from the daily multitasking merry-go-round? Detach from your digital devices and put on a backpack!
For me it's a natural extension of my snowshoeing day trips. It also seemed a shame for me to have a six-month hiatus every year from my favorite activities, which are backpacking and backcountry camping. I found that as I was going to higher alpin...
Optimise your wilderness first aid kit to maximise your outdoor preparedness. Equipment to include in outdoor first aid kits is based on training, experience and wilderness destination.
A Backpacking Equipment Checklist - to be used as a hiking gear list and backpacking gear checklist and a gear list for all backcountry activities.
Which of the world's wild places should every hiker try to experience at least once in their lifetime?
March 14, 2012
This material is taken from Chapter 4 - Hygiene & Water Purification from by Rick Curtis. For more details on this exciting book check out
Backpacking Equipment Checklist with shelter, & sleeping, packing, clothing, cooking & food essentials. Backpacking Gear checklist for backcountry activities benefiting from a backpacking checklist.
is a form of in which a camper sleeps in a suspended rather than a conventional on the ground. While hammocks have been around for several centuries, modern camping hammocks differ in many ways. They can be set up on the ground when supports are u...
The Appalachian Trail covers almost 2200 miles, passes through parts of 14 states and includes more than 90 miles of elevation change over its full course. A typical thru hike requires 4-6 months of continuous walking and 30 or 40 stops for resupply.