Review: Chaco Holbuck Boots
posted Jan 5, 2015 by AJ Heil
Known so well for their outdoor sandals, Chaco has now expanded into the realm of boots and other styles of footwear. The Holbuck Boots are a prime example of Chaco's innovation and expansion, as one of the first releases in their new series. I'm not going to...
Ideas for Backpacking with Dietary Restrictions
posted Dec 22, 2014 by mtbikerchick
As I deal with an upcoming allergist appointment to determine some food allergies I've developed, I've started to wonder about backpacking meals and snacks for people with dietary restrictions. Whether you're a vegan by choice or on a doctor-recommended gluten-free or low-acid diet, planning a backpacking...
November Top Contributors
posted Dec 19, 2014 by Jeff Barber
The Appalachian Trail near Damascus, VA in December. Get out there Thanks for our top review and photo contributors in November, James Tracy and Ringworm. Each will receive a $25 REI gift card just in time to spend on last minute holiday gifts! Looking for the perfect way...
Review: Vargo Ascent Tent Stakes
posted Dec 17, 2014 by AJ Heil
"Ultralight" has quickly become the new craze for many outdoor enthusiasts: always searching for the nicest, newest, lightest gear has many benefits and quite the appeal these days! Many outdoor companies have facilitated the trend and met the need with new products that seek to offer...
Solid bag! Plenty of space, and extremely durable. It's held up for a few years now, through some rough travels....
This preserve is still relatively unknown, but a great little find. Plenty of trails circle a 55 acre lake. The...
Indiana's longest hiking trail trough the knobstones of southern Indiana. Its a challenging trail, well maintained and to enjoy the...
An excellent show cave with great staff and a new gift shop.