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Learn how to layer for cold weather so that you can keep climbing those mountains and scaling those rock walls. We don’t let winter slow us down!
Clothes, Gear, How To, Survival, Winter
When nature calls in the great outdoors, we've got the best advice for peeing outside to help you get the job done.
Backpacking, Camping, For women, Hiking, How To
Learn how to stay warm in a tent even in cold winter conditions. We've got the tips you need to stay toasty and sleep well in your tent.
Camping, How To, Survival
Chow down in style and make your taste buds happy with these delicious hiking lunch ideas and tips to create your own meals on the trail.
Backpacking, Hiking, How To, Recipes
Learn how to acclimate to high altitude on an epic hike across some high altitude peaks. Here are our tips.
Hiking, How To, Survival
Learn how to keep your feet warm so that you can keep exploring the outdoors even as temperatures drop this winter. Our guides share their tips.
Camping, Hiking, How To, Survival, Winter
Tired of getting your stomach in knots tying different lacing techniques? You can take a deep breath–we’ve laid out how to lace boots for hiking with patterns that’ll help you step into comfort.
Hiking, How To
Ever wondered why everyone is using hiking poles? Wonder no more. Here’s how to use trekking poles and why you need them.
Gear, Hiking, How To
Hiking, How To, Self Discovery
Washington DC is full of cool stuff to do, but how much of it includes outdoor adventure? We’ve got the best day trip from DC for the adventure seekers.
By Activity, East Coast, Meetup, North America, United States
There's nothing like a hiking buddy to suffer alongside you for every sweaty mile. Find your new trail BFF with these tips.
Backpacking, By Activity, Hiking, How To, Inspiration, Meetup, Why Explorer Chick
We've put together a list of training tips and physical training moves to get you ready to take on the Grand Canyon hike of your dreams.
Backpacking, Hiking, How To, National Parks, North America, Training, United States
Don’t interrupt your fresh air and sweet views with painful knees and injuries. There are ways to reduce pain from downhill walking.
Backpacking, By Activity, Hiking, Training
The trek to Angels Landing is little more than two miles each way, but this is a high-adventure hike that you won't soon forget.
Hiking, National Parks, North America, Training, United States, Zion
we'll start from the top, defining what a walk up campsite actually is, explain how they work, and provide tips to help you snag the best last minute walk up campsites.
By Activity, Camping, How To, Travel Tips
Those who have hiked Half Dome already know the absolute magic of the entire journey. But training for half dome is essential.
Backpacking, Hiking, Inspiration, National Parks, North America, Training, United States, Yosemite National Park
After a long day of exploring, swimming, and eating delicious camp food, nothing beats campfire games on your camping trip.
Backpacking, Camping, Entertainment, Inspiration
Is that your stomach growling or are you just hungry to hear about how to create the ultimate campfire cooking kit?! We've got all the goods.
Backpacking, By Activity, Camping, How To
We had first-time fire starter Maggie Gigandet try these homemade fire starter ideas on her own and report back. These are the results.
Backpacking, Camping, How To, Survival
If you’re on your way to Yosemite and want to make sure you snap the best shots in the park, here are 8 locations you'll want to hit.
Hiking, Instagram, North America, Photography, United States, Yosemite National Park
These are all the details you need to know about Red River Gorge backpacking, whether you're a first timer or old pro in the backcountry.
Backpacking, How To, North America, Red River Gorge, United States