5 of the Best Winter Backpacking Trips in the United States
Hitting the trails in the wintertime brings with it a whole different level of adventure. The uncrowded mountains all to yourself, the challenge of navigating snow-covered trails and unpredictable weather, and the mug of hot chocolate at the end of a long day are all…
Four of the Best Day Hikes in the World
Going on a day hike can be an exhilarating experience that leaves you with a sense of accomplishment and a renewed connection with nature.
How to Get Started Backcountry Skiing
Backcountry skiing is everything you love about skiing in-bounds—the rush of carving the perfect turn, the feeling of floating through a powder stash—but without the traffic, either in the parking lot or on the slopes. Sure, you have to earn those turns, but it’s worth…
What’s in Your Pack? Thru-Hiking Edition
It’s the eternal question for any backpacker—what do you bring along, and what do you leave at home? Thru-hikers have it particularly tough, as the decisions they make determine their comfort and safety for weeks on end. This guide features about 30 things you should…
Winter Stargazing: A Heads-Up Guide for Winter Campers and Backpackers
If you’re among the outdoors enthusiasts who brave the chill for winter camping, you know how appealing the “off-season” backcountry can be. In addition to bigger helpings of solitude, spectacular snow-scapes, and greater visibility of animals and their tracks, the joys of winter camping—or, hey,…
Why You Should Experience Canada By Train
Experiencing Canada by train means someone else plans the itinerary, and you can sit back and enjoy the view. Solo travelers, partners, and families can all find options to fit their budgets and time constraints. From weekend trips to journeys across the entire country, there’s something for every kind of traveler.
How to Choose the Right Bag for Carry-On Only Travel
Here’s what to look for if you’re in the market for a bag you can carry on with ease.
The Ten Essentials: What They Are and Why You Need Them for Every Hike
The Ten Essentials are 10 items that every hiker should bring on every outing, in the event of emergency.
7 Winter Hiking Tips That You’ve Never Thought Of
Here are seven of our best tips and tricks for staying warm, fueled, and safe during winter hiking season.
Here’s How to Take On the Trek to Everest Base Camp!
For adventure-loving travelers, the Everest Base Camp trek is an iconic Himalayan journey filled with natural wonders and cultural treasures.