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Wild Woman Interviews

Wild Women: Tres Chicas Locas

In response to the movie Wild being released, I featured some Wild Women who are going against the norm when it comes to people’s perception of what a hiker should be. The women featured...

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Wild Woman Interviews

Wild Women: Trish, Alex, and Sage

In response to the movie Wild being released, I featured some Wild Women who are going against the norm when it comes to people’s perception of what a hiker should be. The women featured...

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Inspiration

70 Books on Thru Hiking

Former or aspiring thru hiker? Just love hiking and reading about other people’s adventures and experiences on the trail? This list includes over 70 books on thru hiking the...

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Other Hiking Goodness, Uncategorized

Hauntings in the White Mountains

From the days of early pioneers of the region to recent times, countless tragedies have occurred in the White Mountains.  From the failed attempts of hardy hikers braving the...

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Destinations, Other Hiking Goodness, Trending

A Hike to Dolly Copp’s Imp Face and Beyond

If you are at least somewhat familiar with New Hampshire’s White Mountains then you undoubtedly have heard of Dolly Copp. Maybe you’ve even stayed at the Dolly Copp Campground in...

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Other Hiking Goodness

Hiking the Haunted Trails of Mt. Willey

Have you ever experienced an unsettling feeling or ‘the willies’ while hiking on particular trails?  For no reason you suddenly feel unease, your pace quickens and your heart...

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Inspiration

Reference and Children’s Books for Exploring the Outdoors

Are you looking for information on the importance of outdoor play or an inspiring book on hiking you can read to or with your kids? Here’s a large collection of both! You’ll...

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Inspiration

It’s All in Your Head: Hiking is a Mental Challenge

There’s no doubt that hiking is physically challenging. Between the steep ups and down, loose talus, slick roots, chilling water crossings, altitude issue, and a constant battle with...

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Gear Articles

Gifts for New England Peakbaggers

If you know someone ready to take on the 4000 Footers, you may be looking for the perfect gift to help them get started on the right foot! If your hiker is already a good chunk of the way...

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Female Specific Articles

Are Female Hikers Treated Differently?

I am a hiker. I enjoy spending my outdoors, taking in fresh air, and usually pushing my limits on the trail. Hiking is a simple activity and one that just about anyone says they like to do,...

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