No matter what types of trails you have ahead of you this summer, remember: the big, wide open sky awaits to be greeted.
Learn more about Etna Creek Outfitters, a gear shop along the PCT with all the gear thru hikers and outdoor lovers need!
look back up, into the crack, and I feel lighter. I have let something go that was weighing me down, and now it is time to climb.
Photography has become far more accessible in the last 15 years, thanks in large part to the technological improvements of the phone camera.
In the end, there’s a lot of cool things coming to the climbing community in the next year. I’m seeing a big shift into more trad specific equipment, and more sustainable items for consumers.
Mountain Hardware not only has all the hardware shop classics, but goes above and beyond to support PCT thru hikers with gear and services!
Cómo Empezar En Las Carreras de Sendero: Una Guía Bilingüe — How to Start Trail Running: A Spanish Bilingual Guide
This sport taught me that trail running gifts us with just as many mental as physical health benefits. To me, trail running is basically the best (and certainly a gateway to other human-powered mountain sports).
The John Muir Trail is a spectacular, 220 mile walk through the High Sierra of California. It’s an absolutely spectacular section of ~200 miles of backpacking through the High Sierra of California.
2 Foot Adventures is a gear shop along the PCT on a mission to assist thru hikers with gear needs and help them complete the entire trail!
I see a lot of burnout in climbing. I see it most in the trad climbing dirtbag scene, but burnout can happen to everyone. Gym climbers, boulderers, and trad dads alike are not immune to burnout.