Kmeg is both experienced and a beginner in all things hiking and camping. If there's something new to tackle, she's first in line. She fits backpacks for a living and is obsessed with her dog, The Millennium Falcon. The one thing she misses most on the trail is a good slice (or three) of quiche.
How you can catch the skills and thrills of hitching rides along the Appalachian Trail
Planning to hike the Appalachian Trail? Start the new year with these focused training tips in mind!
A surprise encounter leaves a hiker wondering, how do you break through your fear to become a solo hiker?
Beginning down the rabbit hole of long-distance trail nutrition. I am looking to the leaders in our trails and asking the questions for better calorie intakes and better nutrition. There must be a way to maximize performance without minimizing our physical selves along the way.
Your loved ones are excited for your accomplishment but are they secretly hoping you'll stop telling them how to enjoy the outdoors? Do you need to connect better with hikers of other trails? Take this quiz and see if you've become a trail snob!