The Wild Effect: Overcrowding in the Wilderness [Fix.com]

The popularity of books and films about backcountry adventures, like Wild and A Walk in the Woods, have led to an increased interest in some of the world’s long-distance hikes and wildest places. Management organizations for the Pacific Crest Trail (Wild) and the Appalachian Trail (A Walk in the Woods) are bracing for an increase in the number of people embarking on these trails, while permit applications for the shorter John Muir Trail skyrocketed a few years ago.

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OpenSummit – Hiking Forecasts iPhone App

   Description:OpenSummit is your personal weather forecaster for the mountains. Conveniently displayed on your iPhone, we provide hourly weather forecasts for Colorado's 14,000-foot peaks. This valuable weather information will help […]

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Simple Meal For Your Next Weekend Camping Trip – Breakfast Burritos

We've found an easy way to make breakfast burritos even your kids will enjoy making. Start off with Johnsonville fully cooked sausages. We like the Jalapeno Cheddar Smoked Sausages Gather […]

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How to Avoid Being Caught in a Natural Disaster [Infographic]

Exploring the backcountry comes with its own set of risks: emergency care is often far away, cell phone coverage is rare, and the natural elements can be unpredictable. This risk […]

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Chicago Basin 4th of July | James Bolognani

Chicago Basin 4th of July. from JamesBolognani on Vimeo. I headed out from Park City Utah to Durango Colorado. My friends Kahla and Alexa invited me to hike out to […]

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Pokémon GO – An iPhone App That Might Actually Get You Outdoors

   Description:Join Trainers across the globe who are discovering Pokémon as they explore the world around them. The newest update to Pokémon GO, the global gaming sensation that has been […]

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Backcountry.com – Shop Outdoor Gear | iPhone App

   Description:We get people who get outside. There’s something out there that gets your heart pounding. Biking, backpacking, climbing, kayaking, skiing, snowboarding. Whatever it is, we’ll connect you with your […]

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The Ultimate Guide To Hiking Boots | [Infographic]

The Ultimate Guide to Hiking Boots When you’re enjoying your outdoor adventures, hiking boots can drastically affect your level of fun. Having top-quality hiking boots is essential for every adventurer, […]

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