If you are a thru-hiker, it probably makes you think of your trail name and those long weeks of hard but blissful days when all that mattered was what lay around the next turn of the trail. If you’re not (yet) a thru-hiker, you may wonder what it would take to join this somewhat illustrious, and grungy and smelly group of backpacking hardcorists.
Does your excitement to get outside exceed your gear budget?! From shopping right to taking care of your gear, these tips will help you get outside for less.
Getting the proper camping and park permits requires extra legwork and planning. Here's a quick primer to help ensure you're all set for your next adventure.
Healthy fats can help keep your body energized during your backpacking trip. Fill your pack with these five healthy meals to enrich your next outdoor adventure.
With trails suited for skill levels ranging from novice to the more experienced, find your day trip outdoor bliss just outside the city of Fort Collins!
In this month's Pro Series, John Huston talks about his favorite ways to maintain energy levels while backpacking on expedition days this summer!