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The 20 Best Hikes in the United States

The 20 Best Hikes in the United States

Posted by Jake Wheeler on 14th Jun 2018

From the Smokies to the Rockies, and the Everglades to the highest point in Maine—and everywhere in between—the United States is full of world-class hikes. Whether you’re a hardcore peak bagger, o … read more
Backcountry Bartender

Backcountry Bartender

Posted by Krista Diamond on 8th Jun 2018

If you wake up early enough in any national park, you can bear witness to a unique ritual: Employees meeting before sunrise in the staff cafeteria, drinking coffee and making last minute changes t … read more
A Tour of America's Greatest Swamps

A Tour of America's Greatest Swamps

Posted by Ethan Shaw on 30th May 2018

When you think of “wilderness,” what image pops into your brain? I’d wager a lot of you first thought of snowcapped peaks—or maybe a convoluted canyonland, a lake-pocked boreal forest, or some win … read more
A Beginner's Guide to Camping Gear

A Beginner's Guide to Camping Gear

Posted by James Dziezynski on 24th May 2018

When you first start camping, it’s not easy to know what you will need. Plus, you have to decide which items you should buy, and what you can rent or borrow from your own household supplies. To help y … read more
Brew Guide to Making the Best Camp Coffee

Brew Guide to Making the Best Camp Coffee

Posted by Charlotte Dohrn on 18th May 2018

On chilly mornings, unzipping your sleeping bag can feel more daunting than the miles you’re about to put in on the trail. Unless you’re the type that relishes leaping out of your tent into the predaw … read more