The 26 Best Places to Pitch a Tent in the U.S.
Want to spend a few nights under the stars but not sure where to go? We've got 26 spots — all over the U.S. — to head for some unforgettable experiences (and pretty awesome photo ops).
Suggested Hikes - Rocky Mountain National Park
Unless otherwise indicated, the distance shown below is one-way.
Basic Cold Weather Survival
Hiking the Trail to Angel's Landing
A photoessay of the hike to Angel's Landing in Zion National Park.
Top 10 hiking destinations
For those who want to put hiking at the heart of their holiday fun, online travel adviser Cheapflights offers its top 10 hiking destinations.
10 of the Best Places to Hike in the United States
After a long winter and a rainy spring, it's the hiking and outdoors season in the United States. Check out Adam Seper's list of 10 great places to hike in the United States and get out there and go!
Skyline-to-the-Sea Trail - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia...
The is a 29.5-mile (47.2-kilometre) hiking trail that descends from the ridge of the in Northern to the , passing through and . Big Basin is California's first state park. It contains beautiful waterfalls and some of the largest, tallest, and old...
Picture/Photo: Skiers approaching the California Tunnel...
Skiers approaching the California Tunnel Tree, Mariposa Grove. Yosemite National Park, California,Part of a gallery of color pictures of Mountain Adventure by professional photographer QT Luong, available as prints or for licensing.
snacks on the trail - imaginechildhood.com
Sometimes having everything neatly wrapped up all in one place can be a great thing... especially when you have a 50lb bag on your back or just a couple of unhappy campers... ... that's why we can't live without these... ... wonderful chewy energy pa...
Best Backpacking Menu
Avoid the Junk food rut with a two person, seven day Backpacking Menu!
Hiking the Pacific Crest Trail: The Food
On a long-distance hike like the Pacific Crest Trail, food is the all-important fuel that keeps the hiker going, mile after mile. A long-distance h
Top 5 hiking areas in Japan - travel tips and articles
Read Top 5 hiking areas in Japan for travel tips, advice, news and articles from all around the world by Lonely Planet
Outside - Backpacking - How to Make Instructables
Outside - Backpacking - How to Make Instructables - Explore the Biggest How To and DIY community where people make and share inspiring, entertaining, and useful projects, recipes, and hacks.
A Gear Junkie's Deal Sites
Hiking gear isn't cheap — especially for the good stuff. Check out some of these deal sites and you can amass the same arsenal of gear at 50% the cost. Here are some of my favorites:
BackpackingLight.com -- Backpacking Light 101
Ultralight backpacking, contrary to proclamations by Those That Carry Heavy Packs, is not practiced by that crazy fringe segment of wilderness society that derives their calories from obscure edible roots and their shelter from two twigs and a waterp...
Hobo Stove - Ultralight Backpacking - Build It In 3 Minutes!...
Check out this ultralight alcohol stove. It weighs only 1 oz and has no moving parts. You can make it yourself in just a few minutes and it will outlast most conventional stoves. Boils in under 5 minutes and the fuel is cheap. This is a perfect stove...
4 Great Napa Valley Hikes
Most people think of wine, food, vines and highway 29 when they think of Napa Valley, but there are plenty of other activities, like hiking, that won't lead to a hangover or require much time in the car.