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Casio Pro Trek  PRW3500T-7 Gear Review

Casio Pro Trek PRW3500T-7 Gear Review

Tackling high places with the Casio Pro Trek  PRW3500T-7.  With most people swapping out their watch for time keeping on a smart phone, we often[Read More…]

by November 11, 2016 0 comments Gear
Five North Cascades Fall Destinations You Can’t Miss

Five North Cascades Fall Destinations You Can’t Miss

Before the winter snow (and cold rain) starts to make outdoor excursions more a practice of survival than outdoor recreation, checkout Washington’s North Cascades region[Read More…]

by November 7, 2016 0 comments Community
The Hiking Brain – Boost Your Creativity and Happiness

The Hiking Brain – Boost Your Creativity and Happiness

  Outdoor exercise can do more for your brain than just the familiar runners-high.  Most of us have experienced a euphoric feeling while on the[Read More…]

by September 30, 2016 0 comments Community
Outdoor Retailer 2016 Editor’s Picks – Outdoor Retailer Inspiring Stories

Outdoor Retailer 2016 Editor’s Picks – Outdoor Retailer Inspiring Stories

There are thousands of vendors at the Outdoor Retailer Summer Market exposition.  And while it is easy to get lost in the crowd, some companies[Read More…]

by September 7, 2016 0 comments Community
Outdoor Retailer 2016 Editor’s Picks – Main Floor Review

Outdoor Retailer 2016 Editor’s Picks – Main Floor Review

The Outdoor Retailer 2016 Summer Market was a chance for some of the biggest manufacturers in the business to show what is new in the[Read More…]

by August 18, 2016 0 comments Community, Gear
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
A 2-year-old boy was attacked by an alligator at a Disney resort in Florida.  Photo Source: www.parentherald.com

Alligator Attack at Florida Disney Theme Park

A 2-year-old boy was taken in an alligator attack Tuesday night at a lake at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa, in Orlando.  Wednesday afternoon,[Read More…]

by June 15, 2016 0 comments Community
Leave a trip itinerary with a trusted friend before you go on your trip.  Photo Source: www.ukpreppersguide.co.uk

Car Survival in the Backcountry

Most survival situations are not dramatic falls or being shipwrecked on a forgotten island. Most survival situations start as mundane events that evolve into dangerous[Read More…]

by February 12, 2016 0 comments Community, Skills
Arnold identified the objects as being slender and crescent shaped.  Later reports would coin the term flying saucer.  Photo Source mccluresmagazine.com

Pacific Northwest Fireside Story – Is Mount Rainier an Interstellar Outdoor Destination?

Scary fireside stories are as much of the outdoor experience as pitching your tent. The next time you are covered in the warm eerie glow[Read More…]

by January 24, 2016 0 comments Community
The bioengineered spider silk is expected to be stronger, lighter, and more flexible than traditional outdoor apparel fabrics. Image Source:  The North Face/Spiber

North Face Spider Technology Moon Parka – The Next Big Thing In Outdoor Apparel

Have you ever wanted to wear a spider web? Sounds crazy, but a new partnership announced in September between outdoor outfitter North Face and the[Read More…]

by November 19, 2015 0 comments Gear