Our feet are the most important part of our physical bodies on the trails. So it is essential that we learn the proper ways to care for our feet to keep them comfortable and healthy. Learn these 5 things you can do to take good care of your feet.
With so many different brands and styles of hiking shoes, choosing the perfect footwear can seem like an impossible task. Learn all about how to choose the perfect hiking shoes, and your feet will surely be happy and comfortable on the trails for years to come.
Our family has learned the importance of mapping out the trail before a hike. If two trails in the same forest have similar names, it can be easy for a 4.4 mile hike to turn into a 27.9 mile hike. My family learned this the hard way. Learn from our mistakes and know your trail route ahead of time.
The best hiking trip can easily take a turn for the worse when you get back to your car to find shattered glass, trash scattered throughout the car, and your personal belongings missing. Avoid being the victim of trailhead theft by following these 7 tips.
The most well-planned hikes can quickly take a turn for the worse if one is not prepared to take necessary precautions in hopes of avoiding injuries from happening. Learn about 7 of the most common hiking injuries and things that you can do on your next hike to prevent them from happening to you.
You have probably seen John Muir quotes but do you know the story behind the man? Learn the history of one of America's greatest naturalist and conservationist. Also, enjoy some of the famous quotes from his writings.
It is a gift to enjoy nature, and it is our duty to make sure we are doing everything we can to enjoy it responsibly. Everyone should be educated on the 7 principles of Leave No Trace so that we can all do our part in protecting the outdoors by reducing our impact on the wild.
Are you involved in a hiking group? Learn all about the benefits of joining a hiking community, and different ways you can find a group in your community. Being surrounded by like-minded people is sure to bring you encouragement and new friendships!