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The Ultimate Backpacking Guide For Beginners In The Backcountry

The Ultimate Backpacking Guide For Beginners In The Backcountry

Going backpacking for the first time? Check out our Ultimate Guide to Backpacking for Beginners. Learn how to stay safe in the backcountry, the best backpacking trails for beginners, and how you can get started right now.

Top 5 Mental Health Benefits of Hiking & How To Practice Mindfulness On The Trail

Top 5 Mental Health Benefits of Hiking & How To Practice Mindfulness On The Trail

Do you want to feel less stressed, more focused, and even happier in your everyday life? Take a hike. Literally. Hiking is scientifically proven to positively impact your mental health. Discover the healing power of hiking. Learn the top 5 mental health benefits of hiking right now.

Hiking Abroad: My Favorite Way To See A New Country

Hiking Abroad: My Favorite Way To See A New Country

In this guest blog by Kevin Neft, you will learn why hiking is one of the best ways to explore a foreign country. Not only is hiking inexpensive, but it will also leave you with  memories you'll never forget. Hear from Kevin why he loves to hike while spending time over seas. Keep reading to discover the many benefits of hiking abroad right now.

Hiking Accessories 101

Hiking Accessories 101

Do you have the hiking accessories you need for all your 52 Hike Challenge adventures? Make the outdoors a priority in your life right now. Discover hiking essentials for sunny, rainy and buggy days on the trail. Find gear recommendations for all kinds of weather and trail conditions. Keep reading to gear up for your next hike now.

Use What You Have, Start Where You Are: Used Gear & Budget Friendly Options

Use What You Have, Start Where You Are: Used Gear & Budget Friendly Options

In this guest blog by Ava Larsen, you will hear a first-hand account about how one nature lover started her hiking journey. Learn the benefits of sourcing affordable hiking gear. Read more to get motivated for your 52 Hike Challenge right now.

It's The Journey

It's The Journey

In this 52 Hike Challenge guest blog by Ola Mikail, you will hear about a real life account of how to manage summit fever and reach the summit safely. Push yourself but know your limits. And always look out for other hikers in need. Read on to get inspired by Ola's climb to the top of San Gorgonio right now.

Photography Tips For Hikers

Photography Tips For Hikers

In this guest blog by Danielle Price, you will learn insider photography tips for hikers that you can use not only to remember each epic adventure, but also to plan for future trips or even to recommend a trail to a friend. Read on to discover what cameras to use, which perspectives to shoot, and how you can capture your experience on the trail right now.

How The 52 Hike Challenge Helped Me Manage My Chronic Illness

How The 52 Hike Challenge Helped Me Manage My Chronic Illness

In this guest blog by Tiffany Diehl, you will discover how the 52 Hike Challenge helped Tiffany hike to heal. Find out how getting outside made Tiffany's chronic illness more manageable. Plus, read for yourself how this movement impacted Tiffany's relationships with friends, family and herself. Prepare to be moved and inspired. Read more now.