For your health and wellbeing nothing can beat getting out and away from our technologically controlled lives.This is why I feel everyone should take on a challenge, find the right length that can fit your time off!
Charging devices while on the Appalachian Trail can be a challenge, but there are some tips and tricks you can use to make it easier.
The Continental Divide Trail is a long trail that crosses many state trust lands and national parks, it's vital to know the rules & permits before you start!
To Stay warm on the Appalachian Trail, there is 2 options: down or synthetic. Synthetic jackets tend towards affordability, but don't offer compression & more!
Hammock use on the Appalachian Trail is an amazing experience for many. The trail is nearly perfect for hammock use as there is consistent forest throughout.
Finding the right phone for your Appalachian Trail hike will take some trial and error, but you will come to find what works best for your particular needs
Bugs are a common annoyance on the Appalachian Trail and while annoying, these pests mostly dont carry diseases but can be an irritant!
Guthook is loved due to the ability to see the map in more real time which allows you to know current conditions but what about when no signal exists on trail?
In this thru hiking 101 guide we discuss pushing ones self to the max and why this has led many to thru hiking due to pushing long distances.
To be successful on the trail means more than just being prepared with your gear, you must be mentally and physically prepared for thru hike success!
The average thru hike cost is not cheap by any stretch, a hiker has many costs and fees they'll pay over the 6 months on a long distance hike.
When deciding on your gear you may wonder more about whether a backpacking quilt is better than a sleeping bag for the average thru-hiker.
A thru-hike is a great way to test yourself, and see how far you can go. But when it comes to deciding what gear to take with you, the options are endless.
When you choose to start washing clothes on the Appalachian Trail you need to approach it in a way that can keep you cleaner and maintain the environment.
Tired of carrying a heavy down sleeping bag? Instead choose to carry a lightweight, compact and warm backpacking quilt! Review of the best backpacking quilts!
When hiking and backpacking eating the right foods is vital to your health and wellness on point. Thru hiking food is notoriously low in nutritional value!