Review

Gear Review: tasc Performance Men’s Elevation Hoodie

Gear Review: tasc Performance Men’s Elevation Hoodie

Disclosure: the following product was donated for the purpose of review. My last couple weeks have been a mixture of skiing, hiking, and... working late into the night, outside, in below...

Apr 3, 2017 : James Cape
Digital media on the trail, part 1

Digital media on the trail, part 1

Bored-nothing to do: 9 subscriptions to consider So you’ve made the leap - you’re thru-hiking (or maybe you’re hiking a section). The call of the wild and the woods was...

Mar 24, 2017 : Aubri Drake
Book Review: “Freezer Bag Cooking: Trail Food Made Simple”

Book Review: “Freezer Bag Cooking: Trail Food Made Simple”

I was also impressed that all the ingredients could be packed into a one quart zip lock freezer bag. When it came time to prepare my dinner, all I had...

Feb 9, 2017 : John Edward Harris
The 5 Non-Profits You Should Support this Holiday Season

The 5 Non-Profits You Should Support this Holiday Season

Happy Holidays! It's that time of year again, when trees are chopped down in the name of holiday cheer and millions are spent in giant department stores to show how...

Dec 11, 2016 : High Five
Review of “Backpacking with the Saints”

Review of “Backpacking with the Saints”

Defining Spirit(uality), a reflection from the perspective of a Certified Yoga Instructor. Julianne Roth posted a nice piece about hiking as spiritual endeavor that she

Nov 23, 2016 : John Edward Harris
Book Review of “Appalachian Odyssey”

Book Review of “Appalachian Odyssey”

In the continual search for useful and inspiring books about the Appalachian Trail, we had to get our hands on

Aug 17, 2016 : Hannah Lewis
Review: Arc’teryx Satoro AR long sleeve zip-up shirt – Women’s

Review: Arc’teryx Satoro AR long sleeve zip-up shirt – Women’s

Disclosure: The following product was donated for the purpose of review. I’m writing this from mile 1716 on the PCT, where I’m currently in a love affair with Verified: good for ice

Aug 8, 2016 : Maggie Wallace
Protecting Agaisnt Zika and Other Insect Borne Diseases

Protecting Agaisnt Zika and Other Insect Borne Diseases

With the World Health Organization (WHO) declaring the Zika virus an international public health emergency and no vaccine to prevent contracting the virus and no drug to treat it, the...

Jul 27, 2016 : Nicole and Alex Docta
Hiker Box Diaries Episode 10: The Trail Haters Ball!

Hiker Box Diaries Episode 10: The Trail Haters Ball!

Trail update: I'm still walking. Anything else I say would be completely uninteresting to anyone not doing the same. I'm past 1,000 miles and doing ok. There is a video...

Jul 6, 2016 : Digger
Book Review: Where’s the Next Shelter?

Book Review: Where’s the Next Shelter?

There were several times when reading Gary Sizer's  "Where's the Next Shelter?" provides the first-hand experiences of Gary "Green Giant" Sizer as he encounters multiple hurdles on the path to

Jun 12, 2016 : Jordan Bowman