There’s nothing quite like tackling a tough trek in the blistering heat.
Sweat stings your eyes as you power up the inclines. Your feet burn and your throat feels charcoal-dry. But when you finall... Aug 10, 2014 2 Comments
I don’t do crowds. Especially not outdoors.
Sure, I can deal with a packed grocery store or a sports bar with a full house, but a wooded hiking trail should never feel like a subway station at 5... Dec 18, 2013 2 Comments
You gotta take care of your feet. There’s absolutely no chance of getting anywhere, on any type of hiking trail if your hooves are hurtin.’ And when it comes to hiking in the winter, it’s es... Nov 20, 2013 No Comments
There’s culinary tours, wildlife tours, and tours to places that will make your skin crawl. In fact, no matter what you’re into, odds are there’s a tour operator out there somewhere who ... Nov 06, 2013 No Comments
There’s really two kinds of fear. First, there’s the cliff-hanging, adrenaline-boosting ‘please-God-don’t-let-me-fall’ kind of terror that every outdoor explorer has probably experienced at ... Oct 23, 2013 No Comments
Let’s be honest: no one needs any fancy gadgets or high-tech toys to explore the backcountry. You’ll survive fine without a cellphone, radio or UV water filter (iodine tablets work OK, they ju... Oct 09, 2013 2 Comments