Living Up to My Identity as an Outdoorswoman on the Long Trail

Living Up to My Identity as an Outdoorswoman on the Long Trail

Hi, I’m Jamie and I’ll be attempting a northbound end-to-end hike of Vermont’s Long Trail this fall. Here’s a little about me and why I’m hiking. I’ve always identified as...

Sep 14, 2020 : Jamie Nash
Tracksmith Women’s Harrier Tank and Long Sleeve Review

Tracksmith Women’s Harrier Tank and Long Sleeve Review

Let's talk about wool. I think it's safe to assume that we all know wool comes from sheep, but have you thought about what that means? Sheep's fleece keeps them...

Sep 14, 2020 : Anne K. Baker
Colorado Trail Segment 11B-12: The Solo Trip

Colorado Trail Segment 11B-12: The Solo Trip

Drumroll please: I quit my job! Long before the pandemic I’d hoped to quit my job earlier this summer to thru-hike about ¾ of the Colorado Trail. As everyone can...

Sep 14, 2020 : Rachel
Colorado Trail Segment 11A + Mt. Elbert: The Water

Colorado Trail Segment 11A + Mt. Elbert: The Water

Section hiking the Colorado Trail while working full-time requires some creativity. It isn’t always possible to hike an entire segment in a weekend, so I broke Segment 11 into two...

Sep 14, 2020 : Rachel
Backcountry Tahoe Sun Hoodie Review

Backcountry Tahoe Sun Hoodie Review

Backcountry's Tahoe Sun Hoddie is a great warm weather layer for all outdoor activities. Embrace sun protection and get excited for sleeves and a hood.

Sep 11, 2020 : Owen Eigenbrot
Oboz Arete Mid Hiking Boots Review

Oboz Arete Mid Hiking Boots Review

Oboz hits a sweet mix of lightweight comfort and trustworthy stability with their Arete Mid hiking boots. The Arete Mids offer a unique option for indecisive hikers. They provide the...

Sep 11, 2020 : Carl Stanfield
Join Us Today For an Instagram Live AMA with Jeff “Legend” Garmire

Join Us Today For an Instagram Live AMA with Jeff “Legend” Garmire

The Trek will host a live Instagram AMA (Ask Me Anything) today, September 11th, with Jeff "Legend" Garmire. Join us on Instagram at 5pm ET/2pm PT to take part in...

Sep 11, 2020 : Kelly Floro
What’s in a Trail Name

What’s in a Trail Name

Next winter, I will depart from the distractions of this material world and embark on an odyssey that is the Appalachian Trail. I can't help but wonder... What will my...

Sep 10, 2020 : Shilletha Curtis
Colorado Trail: Segments 9-11

Colorado Trail: Segments 9-11

Update from the Igloo Hiiii friends. I wanted to pop on to give you all an update. My trail fam and I finished Segments 9, 10, and 11, but we're...

Sep 9, 2020 : Alicia Pacalo
Best of Southern California Backpacking and Day Hiking

Best of Southern California Backpacking and Day Hiking

I've lived in Southern California for five years and still feel like I'm scratching the surface of available adventure around me. The beaches are great, but within three hours of...

Sep 9, 2020 : Katie Kommer