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Trail Report: Walking the West Highland Way

Trail Report: Walking the West Highland Way

The West Highland Way is a marked walking trail that extends 154 kilometres (96 miles) from Glasgow to Fort William in Scotland. The Route The[Read More…]

by March 15, 2017 0 comments Trails
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G-Shock RANGEMAN Master – Gear Review

The G-Shock RANGEMAN Master or G-GW9400-3 is definitely a niche watch in today’s smartwatch world. Let me start by saying I put this watch through[Read More…]

by October 18, 2016 0 comments Community, Gear
Fear and Loathing on the Yellowstone River Trail

Fear and Loathing on the Yellowstone River Trail

  The thought “Well that title’s a bit dramatic” probably crossed your mind. Just wait, it gets worse. Backpacking the Yellowstone River trail ranks among one[Read More…]

by September 14, 2016 0 comments Community, Fireside
Renowned Guide Book Writer Tami Asars – The PCT Experience in Her Own Words

Renowned Guide Book Writer Tami Asars – The PCT Experience in Her Own Words

This fall, photographer, former REI guide, and guide book writer Tami Asars will release her third backpacking guide book.  Tami’s critically acclaimed books are known[Read More…]

by July 27, 2016 0 comments Community
The Sawatch 15 Sleeping Bag – A New Way to Look at an Old Design

The Sawatch 15 Sleeping Bag – A New Way to Look at an Old Design

Katabatic Gear takes a new look at the traditional sleeping bag with the Sawatch 15.  The Sawatch 15 sleeping bag features a unique quilt style[Read More…]

by July 12, 2016 0 comments Gear
Iceland Backpacking – 5 Things to Know Before Booking Your Trip to Iceland

Iceland Backpacking – 5 Things to Know Before Booking Your Trip to Iceland

Our adventure travel reporter, Liz Forster, is once again on the trail and filed this trip report from London.  Find out about the next big[Read More…]

by June 21, 2016 0 comments Community
Deuter Gröden 32 Hiking Backpack Review

Deuter Gröden 32 Hiking Backpack Review

Upon first inspection of the Gröden 32, the thing just screams German engineering. It doesn’t have the streamlined cut or traffic-stopping color scheme of many[Read More…]

by May 8, 2016 0 comments Community, Gear
Vasque Skywalk GTX Review

Vasque Skywalk GTX Review

Hitting the trail in a shiny new pair of hiking boots is akin to driving a new car off the lot: The rush of adrenaline,[Read More…]

by March 18, 2016 0 comments Gear
Perfect Weight Vest Review & Exercises

Perfect Weight Vest Review & Exercises

If you are looking for different ways to train for your backpacking adventures, then you should try the Perfect® Weight Vest. It comes in two[Read More…]

by March 9, 2016 0 comments Gear
Trail Angel: Generosity on the Pacific Crest Trail

Trail Angel: Generosity on the Pacific Crest Trail

Thirteen days from the Columbia Gorge and fifty yards from Sheep Lake, I broke camp around 8:00 a.m. to begin another day of hiking.  My[Read More…]

by March 1, 2016 0 comments Community