I curse as my leg breaks through the snow crust and I sink to my thigh in snow. A branch below scrapes my leg from ankle to knee. I hadn't donned my snowshoes yet, and I probably wouldn't. The extra weight on my feet was a pain at the best of time, and the heavy spring snow … [Read more...] about Spring Hiking Isn’t So Bad: Just Do It! (Opinion Piece)
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When it comes to choosing the best hiking shoes for women, it is extremely important to choose a pair that is comfortable, fitting, and very much capable of protecting your feet against anything nature has in store for you. This list offers the best hiking shoes available on the … [Read more...] about The 10 Best Hiking Shoes for Women | 2019
You will have a blast on your next camping trip, we are sure of that. But what if said that it can also be so much more comfortable if you'd get an air mattress to pass the night away on softer ground (and higher up). You can find just the help you need, right here, so that … [Read more...] about The 11 Best Air Mattresses for Camping | 2019
Space is a valuable commodity in a backpack and if you carelessly sling all your clothes into your bag, or if you are an avid over-packer, it can really take up a lot of room. Room that could’ve been used for other items such as toiletries or even an extra outfit. So how is … [Read more...] about The 5 Best Backpack Accessories that Will Save You Space
Caro Mims, our colleague, created this lovely list of John Muir quotes that really speak to her. We'll all be voting in the poll, so why not do it too. While we're at it, what's your favorite John Muir saying, either from these quotes or in general? Suggested: The … [Read more...] about 15 Beautiful John Muir Quotes: Which One’s Your Favorite?