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From Fire to Feast: Rugged Backcountry Cooking

From Fire to Feast: Rugged Backcountry Cooking

There is something that shifts in me whenever I catch a familiar scent. My awareness peaks as I sniff out the air trying to track[Read More…]

by January 26, 2015 0 comments Food, Skills
L.L. Bean Northport Pants Review

L.L. Bean Northport Pants Review

The L.L. Bean Northport Pants feel like yoga pants but wear like hiking pants, blending comfort with style and function. Designed with a relaxed fit[Read More…]

by January 23, 2015 0 comments Gear
Taking on the Pacific Crest Trail: 2,650 Miles for Scholarships

Taking on the Pacific Crest Trail: 2,650 Miles for Scholarships

Big ideas start with a single spark. My adventurous spirit caught fire three years ago, when I found out I had the audacity to attempt[Read More…]

by January 23, 2015 0 comments Community
Cotopaxi Inca 26L Backpack Review

Cotopaxi Inca 26L Backpack Review

When you’re on a mission to bag a few peaks or walk the city streets, take the Cotopaxi Inca 26L Backpack along. I’ve found that[Read More…]

by January 22, 2015 0 comments Gear
Winter Hiking Foods

Winter Hiking Foods

Hiking and backpacking can be a great way to stay active and fit year-round, but you have to take extra precautions when hiking during the[Read More…]

by January 22, 2015 0 comments Food
Sierra Designs Backcountry Bed Review

Sierra Designs Backcountry Bed Review

At first glance, the Sierra Designs Backcountry Bed looks way different than any other typical sleeping bag. The most obvious and notably difference about this bag[Read More…]

by January 21, 2015 0 comments Gear
Snowstorm on Colorado's Eagle River

Confluences: The Eagle River – A Photo-Essay by Steven DeWitt

Since moving to Eagle County, Colorado twelve years ago, we have always lived within a few yards of the Eagle River or one of its[Read More…]

by January 21, 2015 0 comments Community
House Falls into Wallace River Near Gold Bar

House Falls into Wallace River Near Gold Bar

Early January storm forces home off of eroded ledge Video Source: KOMO news – House Falls into Wallace River On Monday, Jan. 5th at approximately[Read More…]

by January 16, 2015 0 comments Community
Fjällräven Keb Trousers Review

Fjällräven Keb Trousers Review

Growing up in the Midwest, hiking was primarily a summer activity. June through September was my window to hit the trails and, once the colder[Read More…]

by January 15, 2015 0 comments Gear
SOL Escape Lite Bivvy Review

SOL Escape Lite Bivvy Review

As the ice crinkled on my bag and water melted from around my face and dripped into my eyes, I pondered on the fantastic claims[Read More…]

by January 13, 2015 0 comments Gear

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