There’s probably about 15,678 scientific research studies that prove that nature is the best medicine (Sorry, Laughter. Nature might have you beat.) Life gets crazy busy, and the first thing […]

You can probably name The Big Three long-distance trails in the U.S. by their acronyms: the AT, the PCT, and the CDT. They’re all thousands of miles, life-list items, and […]

If you ever need an icebreaker to start a conversation with a backpacker, just mention gear.  While preparing for a thru-hike on the Appalachian Trail, many, if not most, backpackers […]

Dog-Friendly Backpacking Trails If you are a backpacker and have a dog then you are probably an annoyed person right now. Because most of the backpacking trails around you are not dog-friendly […]