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Topic: Gear

June 4, 2016

Review: Alps Mountaineering Ultra-Light Air Pad

I tested this sleeping pad on a one-night backpacking trip to Siouxon Creek in May.

February 9, 2016

Guest post: Choosing the best hiking footwear

Questions to ask yourself before choosing your hiking footwear

December 12, 2015

Review: Salomon Ellipse Aero Shoe

Trail running shoes aren’t just for runners.

May 6, 2015

The Ten Essentials

The level of preparation required to be safe on a wilderness hike varies based on location, weather and type of outing, but here are the essential items that all hikers should have while hiking or backpacking.

March 22, 2015

What’s in My Pack: Day Hike

This is what I take on a typical day hike in transitional weather… usually spring and fall.