HOKA ONE ONE Stinson Mid GTX Hiking Shoe Review

HOKA ONE ONE Stinson Mid GTX Hiking Shoe Review

The HOKA ONE ONE Stinson Mid GTX Hiking Shoe is among the most cushioned you’ll find. It protects the bottoms of your feet when you’re on rocky terrain. It provides...

Sep 21, 2020 : Tucker Ballister
Meet Barney “Scout” Mann: Triple Crowner, Trail Angel, Author

Meet Barney “Scout” Mann: Triple Crowner, Trail Angel, Author

Few people have hiked the Pacific Crest Trail, Continental Divide Trail, and Appalachian Trail. Known as Triple Crowners, those who carry this title are known throughout the trail community. Barney

Sep 21, 2020 : Tara Ritchey
Trail Name but No Trail Legs: First Two Days on the Long Trail

Trail Name but No Trail Legs: First Two Days on the Long Trail

Trail update: I have a trail name, but the miles on my first two days did not come easy. There were ups and downs, physically and mentally.

Sep 20, 2020 : Jamie Nash
The SNT: Milngavie to Aberfeldy

The SNT: Milngavie to Aberfeldy

It's a Long Way Between Milngavie and Fort Augustus I didn't appreciate this fact properly when I set out on the trail again for some reason and for the life...

Sep 20, 2020 : Rosanna Brost
Superior Wilderness Designs Long Haul 40 Pack Review

Superior Wilderness Designs Long Haul 40 Pack Review

The Superior Wilderness Designs Long Haul 40 pack is a customizable, mid-size, ultralight backpack that acts as the perfect companion for backcountry trips both long and short. If you’re looking...

Sep 18, 2020 : Elise Ott
Sierra Designs High Side 2 Tent Review

Sierra Designs High Side 2 Tent Review

The Sierra Designs High Side 2 Tent is a lightweight two-person tent. It’s best-suited for three-season use and has dual doors and vestibules for easy accessibility. This tent is light...

Sep 18, 2020 : Tucker Ballister
BioLite HeadLamp 750 Review

BioLite HeadLamp 750 Review

BioLite has in recent years produced some excellent lightweight, USB-rechargeable headlamps. The 1.7-ounce BioLite HeadLamp 200 is my absolute go-to. The company’s latest model, the BioLite HeadLamp

Sep 17, 2020 : Clay Bonnyman Evans
Gear List, Shakedown Hike, and Other Prep for the Long Trail

Gear List, Shakedown Hike, and Other Prep for the Long Trail

My gear choices for a solo NOBO on the Long Trail, what I learned on an overnight AT shakedown hike, and COVID-19 requirements for New York City folk entering Vermont.

Sep 17, 2020 : Jamie Nash
Hiking Hookups: Is the Trail a Perfect Place to Find Love?

Hiking Hookups: Is the Trail a Perfect Place to Find Love?

Having experienced one success and a failed romance on trail, I spoke to former thru-hikers to discover if the trail is the perfect place to find the one and what...

Sep 17, 2020 : Rozanne Pilbeam
An Adventure Waiting Right out my Front Door….in OHIO?

An Adventure Waiting Right out my Front Door….in OHIO?

So I've already been doing all the recommended procedures for protecting my physical health during the Covid-19 crisis:  mask, social distancing, covering coughs and sneezes, washing hands, using

Sep 16, 2020 : Ruth Morley