Backpacking Resources

Mountaineer with hardshell jacket walking through a snowstorm

Best Hardshell Jackets of 2020-2021

Crafted from durable materials, hardshell jackets are your best defense against harsh mountain or winter weather. Utilizing the most advanced and rugged waterproof breathable fabrics by design, hardshells are a

Forest hikers in the summer

Best Footwear for Summer Hiking (in 2020)

You need to buy hiking footwear but you don’t know much about what to expect from different types of summer hiking boots and shoes available on the market? Or you’re

Hiker crossing forest stream

14 Hiking Hazards You Should Be Aware of

Hiking can be very exciting and rewarding, making memories for life; however, you should never forget that nature sometimes can be particularly cruel if you aren’t prepared to meet some