It’s an amazing feeling to know that you are the only person for miles. I love the days when I can walk all day without seeing another soul. Unfortunately, that’s not always the case, and as some of America’s most popular hiking trails seem to be bursting at the seams, … [Read more...] about Sharing the Trail: Your Guide to Muti-Use Hiking Trails
Attitudes at High Altitudes
Okay, before I get started on this review, full disclosure here: Gearbest sent it to me to try out. I checked out the listing and: “Ya, I could use that.” A couple of weeks later, it arrived on my doorstep for my reviewing and lighting needs. I promise honesty though. My … [Read more...] about Beamday T1 LED Camping Tent Light Review – Carley’s Take On It
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?
When it comes to trying new activities, especially ones that involve a significant investment of time and money, it’s especially tough to take that leap. I was lucky with my first taste of backpacking: it was a university class field trip. I had the benefit of a ride to the … [Read more...] about Enough Excuses! Time to Start Backpacking
... and Be More Eco-Conscious I think it's safe to say we're all nature and outdoors lovers here. It's also probably safe to assume that we all spend time preparing for our next adventure in the wilderness, checking off gear and changing it with the latest and best. But how … [Read more...] about Top 10 Tips on How to Reduce Waste While in the Great Outdoors