|| National Parks Crash Course Series || The U.S. National Parks system is an amazing natural resource and protects some … Continue reading National Parks Crash Course: Part 1–Permits, Reservations, and Deadlines
|| Saturday, December 14, 2019 || Another adventure is just starting! It’s been a long time coming, but we are … Continue reading Trail Diaries — Aconcagua
Inherent Danger. . . Risk. . . Injuries and Accidents. . . the outdoors can be an intimidating environment, filled … Continue reading Travel Insurance 101: What is It? Do You Need It?
For around 3 years I have been using the Altra Lone Peak as my “go-to” backpacking shoe; I’ve used it … Continue reading Gear Review — Altra Lone Peak (3.5 and 4.0)
Some notes for better understanding of this trip report: (1) I began this section hike with a partner. I’ve changed … Continue reading Trail Diaries – Hayduke
Scrape, scrape, scrape. . . That’s normally how the end of any freeze-dried dinner went for me, my spork scratching … Continue reading Trail Kitchen: No-Mess Meals
Hiking sticks. Walking poles. Ski poles. Trekking poles. Whatever they are called, I want them with me on every trip … Continue reading Gear Explained – Trekking Poles