An easy way to make sure the ground is level. Something showed to me when taking crew leader training for volunteer trail work.
A quick and dirty way of estimating the amount of daylight left for hiking, backpacking, skiing, etc.
What are the functional differences between grid and solid (standard) fleece?
Going lightweight (sub-20lbs) with typical gear and clothing from REI.
Some issues and concerns for Colorado backpacking, hiking, and camping that may not be readily apparent.
How to do a fast hike? The real question is how to hike all day consistently. And then repeat. Here are some ideas.
A look at the second edition of The Ultimate Hiker’s Gear Guide by Andrew Skurka.
Hot cinnamon rolls or warm danish for post-trip enjoyment? Why yes.
A quick way to make a meal for winter backpacking.
An introductory overview to winter backpacking.