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6 Important Packing Tips for International Backpacking

6 Important Packing Tips for International Backpacking

1) Use backpack covers for travel Do not leave a backpack exposed to the rough and tumble of airport luggage travel. There is fabric that[Read More…]

by January 17, 2016 0 comments Community
Vaude Asymmetric Pack Review

Vaude Asymmetric Pack Review

The Vaude Asymmetric 42+8L Mens is touted as a great pack for “…hut to hut adventures, technical touring pack for multi-day alpine hiking and journeying.”[Read More…]

by January 15, 2016 0 comments Gear
Trip Report: Lake Ann

Trip Report: Lake Ann

Follow a well-worn and rocky trail through forest, meadow and talus to a beautiful lake perched above a deep glacial valley. But the lake is[Read More…]

by January 14, 2016 0 comments Trails
Salewa Wildfire Pro Shoes

Salewa Wildfire Pro Shoes

Salewa Wildfire Pro Shoes The Salewa Wildfire Pro shoe is designed as an approach shoe, although it can be used for many other purposes such[Read More…]

by December 31, 2015 0 comments Gear
Eleanor Creek Trailhead

Mt. Rainier’s Northern Traverse

Standing high above the White River, I gazed up at the looming heights of the Willis Wall, a vast snow encrusted cliff of black rock[Read More…]

by September 10, 2015 0 comments Trails
Meander Meadow Trip Report

Meander Meadow Trip Report

The hike up to Meander Meadow offers incredible mountain views, beautiful fields of wildflowers and lots of wildlife, making it worth the total lack of[Read More…]

by August 5, 2015 0 comments Trails
Osprey Aura AG 65 Women’s Pack Review

Osprey Aura AG 65 Women’s Pack Review

What you’ve been hearing is true. Osprey’s new Anti-Gravity suspension system on the Women’s Aura AG and the Men’s Atmos AG is changing the game.[Read More…]

by June 25, 2015 0 comments Gear
Badger Tenkara Classic Rod Review

Badger Tenkara Classic Rod Review

I had the great fortune of testing the Badger Tenkara Classic Rod in the birthplace of Tenkara, the mountain streams of Japan! It has proven[Read More…]

by May 21, 2015 0 comments Gear
The Truce Between the East vs the West

The Truce Between the East vs the West

Any magazine photo spread illustrating backpacking in the United States feature the grand peaks of the West, from Denali in Alaska to Mt. Rainier in[Read More…]

by October 28, 2014 0 comments Community
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Five Essentials for Fall Camping

The leaves are changing, the temperatures are dropping and you are beginning to realize you aren’t ready to call it quits with camping quite yet.[Read More…]

by October 20, 2014 0 comments Gear, Skills